Crystallization Behavior of Molten Blast Furnace Slag Using Confocal Scanning Laser Microscope

  • Liu Lu
  • Hu Meilong
  • Bai Chenguang
Conference paper


Extracting perovskite from high titanium-bearing blast furnace (BF) slag is a green and potential method to recover the second titanium resource. The non-isothermal crystallization process of perovskite in synthesized high titanium-bearing slag was studied in situ by confocal scanning laser microscope (CSLM) with cooling rate of 20 K/min. The results showed that perovskite was the primary phase formed during cooling process in the titanium-bearing synthesized slag (TiO2=23%). Perovskite started to precipitate at 1719 K and finally presented an orthogonal straight lines morphology.

Key words

Crystallization Perovskite CSLM High Ti-bearing slag 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Liu Lu
    • 1
  • Hu Meilong
    • 1
  • Bai Chenguang
    • 1
  1. 1.College of Materials Science and EngineeringChongqing UniversityChina

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