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Properties and Testing of Refractories



Will we see you in Westerville, Ohio, this July for the Properties and Testing of Refractories Course? Live, in-person lectures and lab demonstrations at the Orton Materials and Testing Research Center.


When: July 18, 19 & 20, 2023


What: A Three-Day Course Sponsored by the Edward Orton Jr. Ceramic Foundation

and The American Ceramic Society - Properties and Testing of Refractories


The objectives of this course are to introduce the participants to the fundamentals of

common refractory testing techniques and the microstructural-property relationships for

all classes of refractories. The laboratory sessions are designed to provide the

participants with direct experience in fabricating test specimens and the application of

standard ASTM test methods


Course outline:


Day 1

Thermal Properties

Mechanical Properties

Corrosion Properties

Thermo-Mechanical Properties

Standard Test Methods

Laboratory Session


Day 2

Silica Refractories

Alumino-Silicate Refractories

Basic Refractories

Special Refractories

Standard Test Methods

Laboratory Session

Day 3

Non-Oxide Refractories

Composite Refractories

Monolithic Refractories

Insulating Refractories

Standard Test Methods

Laboratory Session


Click on the link below to reserve your spot now!


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