Chapter 3. Structure and Properties of in Situ Reinforced MoSi2
- John B. Wachtman Jr
Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
Copyright © 1991 The American Ceramic Society, Inc.
Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference on Composites and Advanced Ceramic Materials, Part 2 of 2: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 12, Issue 9/10
How to Cite
Aikin, R. M. (2008) Structure and Properties of in Situ Reinforced MoSi2, in Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference on Composites and Advanced Ceramic Materials, Part 2 of 2: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 12, Issue 9/10 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470313848.ch3
- Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
- Published Print: 1 JAN 1991
Print ISBN: 9780470375105
Online ISBN: 9780470313848
Molybdenum disilicide (MoSi2) was in situ reinforced with 30 vol% of either TiB2, ZrB2, HfB2, or SiC by the XDTM process. The compressive yield strengths of these composites, along with an unreinforced alloy, were investigated as a function of temperature from room temperature to 1300°C. Although particle type has some effect, the major difference in the high-temperature yield stress among the alloys is related to the reinforcement size and shape.