Porosity of Metal Infiltrated Composites – an Attempt at the Problem Analysis

  1. B. Jouffrey
  1. Jacek Jackowski1 and
  2. Janusz Grabian2

Published Online: 9 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527606165.ch20

Microstructural Investigation and Analysis, Volume 4

Microstructural Investigation and Analysis, Volume 4

How to Cite

Jackowski, J. and Grabian, J. (2000) Porosity of Metal Infiltrated Composites – an Attempt at the Problem Analysis, in Microstructural Investigation and Analysis, Volume 4 (ed B. Jouffrey), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527606165.ch20

Author Information

  1. 1

    Technical University of Poznań, Poland

  2. 2

    Maritime University of Szczecin, Poland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2000

Book Series:

  1. EUROMAT 99

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527301218

Online ISBN: 9783527606160

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Keywords:

  • microstructural investigation;
  • metal matrix composites;
  • porosity of metal infiltrated composites

Summary

This paper examines the way porosity is formed in a composite whose reinforcement consists of profiles of pressed ceramic fibers several µm thick. Their chaotic arrangement makes geometric description of the obtained porous material impossible.