Advances in Ceramic Armor: A Collection of Papers Presented at the 29th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, January 23-28, 2005, Cocoa Beach, Florida, Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 26, Number 7

Advances in Ceramic Armor: A Collection of Papers Presented at the 29th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, January 23-28, 2005, Cocoa Beach, Florida, Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 26, Number 7

Editor(s): Jeffrey J. Swab

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

Print ISBN: 9781574982374

Online ISBN: 9780470291276

DOI: 10.1002/9780470291276

About this Book

Contains over 30 papers on the development and incorporation of ceramic materials for armor applications. Topics include impact and penetration modeling, dynamic and static testing to predict performance, damage characterization, non-destructive evaluation and novel material concepts.

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 5

      A Constitutive Model for Damaged and Powder Silicon Carbide (pages 35–42)

      Sidney Chocron, Kathryn A. Dannemann, Arthur E. Nicholls, James D. Walker and Charles E. Anderson

    3. Chapter 9

      Fabrication and Simulation of Random and Periodic Macrostructures (pages 67–74)

      R. McCuiston, E. Azriel, R. Sadangi, S. Danforth, R. Haber, D. Niesz and J. Molinari

    4. Chapter 13

      Compression Testing and Response of SiC-N Ceramics: Intact, Damaged and Powder (pages 109–116)

      Kathryn A. Dannemann, Arthur E. Nicholls, Sidney Chocron, James D. Walker and Charles E. Anderson

    5. Chapter 25

      Non-Destructive Evaluation (NDE) of Ceramic Armor: Fundamentals (pages 223–230)

      Raymond Brennan, Richard Haber, Dale Niesz, James McCauley and Mahesh Bhardwaj

    6. Chapter 34

      Analysis of Scattering Sites in Transparent Magnesium Aluminate Spinel (pages 293–298)

      Guillermo Villalobos, Jasbinder S. Sanghera, Ishwar D. Aggarwal and Robert Miklos

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