Advances in Ceramic Armor IV: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 29, Issue 6
Copyright © 2009 The American Ceramic Society. All rights reserved.
Editor(s): Lisa Prokurat Franks
Published Online: 1 APR 2009
Print ISBN: 9780470344972
Online ISBN: 9780470456286
Book Series: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings
Series Editor(s): Tatsuki Ohji, Andrew Wereszczak
About this Book
This volume provides a one-stop resource, compiling current research on ceramic armor and addressing the challenges facing armor manufacturers. It is a collection of papers from The American Ceramic Society s 32nd International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, January 27-February 1, 2008. Topics include novel materials concepts for both vehicle and body armors, transparent ceramics for impact resistance, and more. This is a valuable, up-to-date resource for researchers in industry, government, or academia who are working with ceramic armor.