# On the Mathematical Analysis and Optimization of Chemical Vapor Infiltration in Materials Science

Adi Ditkowski; David Gottlieb; Brian W. Sheldon

ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis (2010)

- Volume: 34, Issue: 2, page 337-351
- ISSN: 0764-583X

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topDitkowski, Adi, Gottlieb, David, and Sheldon, Brian W.. "On the Mathematical Analysis and Optimization of Chemical Vapor Infiltration in Materials Science." ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis 34.2 (2010): 337-351. <http://eudml.org/doc/197570>.

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abstract = {
In this paper we present an analysis of the partial differential equations that
describe the Chemical Vapor Infiltration (CVI) processes. The mathematical model
requires at least two partial differential equations, one describing the
gas phase and one corresponding to the solid phase.
A key difficulty in the process is the long processing times that are typically
required. We address here the issue of optimization and show that we can choose
appropriate pressure and temperature to minimize these processing times.
},

author = {Ditkowski, Adi, Gottlieb, David, Sheldon, Brian W.},

journal = {ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis},

keywords = {Composites; chemical vapor deposition (CVD); optimization;
computer simulation; theory.; minimization of processing time; optimal pressure; computer simulation; optimal temperature; chemical vapor infiltration; gas phase; solid phase},

language = {eng},

month = {3},

number = {2},

pages = {337-351},

publisher = {EDP Sciences},

title = {On the Mathematical Analysis and Optimization of Chemical Vapor Infiltration in Materials Science},

url = {http://eudml.org/doc/197570},

volume = {34},

year = {2010},

}

TY - JOUR

AU - Ditkowski, Adi

AU - Gottlieb, David

AU - Sheldon, Brian W.

TI - On the Mathematical Analysis and Optimization of Chemical Vapor Infiltration in Materials Science

JO - ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis

DA - 2010/3//

PB - EDP Sciences

VL - 34

IS - 2

SP - 337

EP - 351

AB -
In this paper we present an analysis of the partial differential equations that
describe the Chemical Vapor Infiltration (CVI) processes. The mathematical model
requires at least two partial differential equations, one describing the
gas phase and one corresponding to the solid phase.
A key difficulty in the process is the long processing times that are typically
required. We address here the issue of optimization and show that we can choose
appropriate pressure and temperature to minimize these processing times.

LA - eng

KW - Composites; chemical vapor deposition (CVD); optimization;
computer simulation; theory.; minimization of processing time; optimal pressure; computer simulation; optimal temperature; chemical vapor infiltration; gas phase; solid phase

UR - http://eudml.org/doc/197570

ER -

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