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Emerging Technologies

Edited by Huijin Xu

Shanghai Jiao Tong University


Chen Yang

Fuzhou University

Dengwei Jing

Xi'an Jiaotong University

Foams are ubiquitous in human life and can be found in a variety of products and materials, such as sodas and sponges. There are liquid foams and solid foams, both of which have distinct properties useful for various applications. This book reviews, researches, and summarizes the potential uses of foam fluids and porous foams in engineering, medicine, and other industries. Chapters discuss different types of foams including multiphase foams, cellular foams, and ceramic foams as well as foam-generating mechanisms and techniques.

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FoamsEmerging TechnologiesEdited by Huijin Xu

Published: September 23rd 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77942

ISBN: 978-1-78985-990-4

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-989-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-107-3

Copyright year: 2020

Books open for chapter submissions

2897 Total Chapter Downloads


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1. Open-Pore Foams Modified by Incorporation of New Phases: Multiphase Foams for Thermal, Catalytic and Medical Emerging Applications

By Lucila Paola Maiorano Lauría and José Miguel Molina Jordá


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2. Thermal and Acoustic Numerical Simulation of Foams for Constructions

By Marco Caniato, Giada Kyaw Oo D’Amore and Jan Kašpar


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3. Turbulent Heat Transfer Analysis of Silicon Carbide Ceramic Foam as a Solar Volumetric Receiver

By Chen Yang, Huijin Xu and Akira Nakayama


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4. Sintered Iron-Rich Glass-Ceramics and Foams Obtained in Air and Argon

By Nicolai B. Jordanov, Esmat M.A. Hamzawy, Dragomir Tatchev and Alexander Karamanov


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5. Design and Development of Manufacturing System Design for Producing Metallic Foam

By Shyam Sunder Sharma


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6. The Improvement of the Quality of Construction Foam and Non-Autoclave Foam Concrete on Its Basis through the Introduction of Nanosize Additives

By Anastasia Sychova, Larisa Svatovskaya and Maxim Sychov


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7. CO2 Foam for Enhanced Oil Recovery Applications

By Ahmed Farid Ibrahim and Hisham A. Nasr-El-Din


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