Advances in Ceramic Armor IX (Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings Volume 34, Issue 5)

Advances in Ceramic Armor IX (Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings Volume 34, Issue 5)

By: Sujanto Widjaja (author), Soshu Kirihara (author), Jerry C. LaSalvia (editor)Hardback

Up to 2 WeeksUsually despatched within 2 weeks


Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings Volume 34, Issue 5 -Advances in Ceramic Armor IX A collection of 14 papers from The American Ceramic Society's37th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, held in Daytona Beach, Florida, January 27-February 1, 2013.Thisissue includes papers presented in the Armor Ceramics Symposium ontopics such as Manufacturing; High-Rate Real-Time Characterization;Microstructural Design; Nondestructive Characterization; andPhenomenology and Mechanics of Ceramics Subjected to BallisticImpact.


Preface vii Introduction ix Responses of Siliceous Materials to High Pressure 1 A. A. Wereszczak, T. G. Morrissey, M. K. Ferber, K. P. Bortle, E. A. Rodgers, G. Tsoi, J. M. Montgomery, Y. Vohra, and S. Toller Edge-On Impact Investigation of Fracture Propagation in Boron Carbide 15 E. Strassburger Macroscopic Assessment of High Pressure Failure of B4C and B4C/SiC Composites 25 S. M. Salamone, P. G. Karandikar, A. L. Marshall, M. K. Aghajanian, J. Q. Zheng, and S. E. Homer Effect of Prestressing on the Ballistic Performance of Alumina Ceramics: Experiments and Modeling 31 Aaron H. Gassman, Vitaly Paris, Lev Levin, Zvi Asaf, Avi Ya'akobovich, Eylam Ran, and Felix Aizik Geometrical Effect on Damage in Reaction Bonded Ceramic Composites having Experienced High Strain Rate Impact 41 Andrew L. Marshall, Prashant G. Karandikar, Brian P. Givens, Anthony F. Liszkiewicz, Raul Segura, Eric M. Klier, and Kevin J. Doherty Optimizing the Arrangement of Ceramic Tile Periodic Arrays for Armor Applications using a Genetic Algorithm 53 Michael C. Golt and Matthew S. Bratcher Al/Al203 MMCs and Macrocomposites for Armor Applications 63 P. Karandikar, E. Klier, M. Watkins, Brandon McWilliams, and M. Aghajanian Mechanical Response Anisotropy in Hot-Pressed Silicon Carbide 75 A. A. Wereszczak, D. J. Vuono, K. P. Bortle, P. J. Ritt, J. J. Swab, and J. Campbell Comparison of Armor Ceramics Made by Spark Plasma Sintering (SPS) and Pressureless Sintering 85 P. Karandikar, S. Wong, M. Duke, R. Haber, Minn Vu, and J. Singh Pressureless Sintering of SiC-B4C Composites 101 L.J. Vandeperre and J.H. Teo Development of Transparent Polycrystalline Beta-Silicon Carbide Ceramic using Field Assisted Sintering Technology 109 Guillermo R. Villalobos, Shyam Bayya, Jasbinder S. Sanghera, Michael P. Hunt, Michael K. Cinibulk, Carmen M. Carney, Kristin A. Keller, Bryan M. Sadowski, and Ishwar D. Aggarwal Densification of Synthesized Boron Carbide Powders using SPS 115 M. Fatih Toksoy, William Rafaniello, Richard Haber, and Steve Miller Consolidation of Aluminum Magnesium Boride (AIMgB14) by Pulsed Electric Current Sintering (PECS) Technique 123 Nesredin Kedir, Gary Gilde, and Kyu Cho Ultrasonic Nondestructive Characterization of Transparent Spinel Microstructure 133 V. DeLucca and R. A. Haber Author Index 143

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781118807491
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 160
  • ID: 9781118807491
  • weight: 394
  • ISBN10: 1118807499
  • edition: Volume 34, Issue 5

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly