Refractories and Industrial Ceramics

, Volume 50, Issue 2, pp 98–100 | Cite as

Improving the thermal insulation of high-temperature furnaces by the use of diatomite

  • I. D. Kashcheev
  • A. G. Popov
  • S. E. Ivanov

Diatomite components are used in the design of the thermal insulation for a high-temperature furnace. It is shown that the proposed construction for the heat insulation has an advantage over existing ones.


thermal insulation high-temperature furnace diatomite foam diatomite brick thermal conductivity refractory layer high-temperature and low-temperature insulation layers Diatom Corporation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. D. Kashcheev
    • 1
  • A. G. Popov
    • 2
  • S. E. Ivanov
    • 3
  1. 1.GOUVPO Ural State Technical University, Ural Polytechnical InstituteEkaterinburgRussia
  2. 2.Ul’yanovsk State Technical UniversityUl’yanovskRussia
  3. 3.Mendeleev Russian Chemical Engineering UniversityMoscowRussia

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