Aerogels pp 42-48 | Cite as

Aerogels: Precursors or End Materials?

  • J. Zarzycki
  • T. Woignier
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 6)


The work carried out in the last decade at the C.N.R.S Glass Laboratory in Montpellier has shown that drying methods based on hypercritical solvent evacuation could be successfully used to obtain monolithic aerogels of appreciable size.


Silica Aerogel Vitreous Silica Monolithic Silica CERENKOV Counter Glass Laboratory 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Zarzycki
    • 1
  • T. Woignier
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of the Science of Vitreous Materials (UA 119)University of MontpellierMontpellier-CedexFrance

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