Chapter 33. Carbon-Carbon Composite IC Engine Valve Feasibility Investigation- A Summary

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr
  1. Roy W. Rice

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470314715.ch33

Proceedings of the 19th Annual Conference on Composites, Advanced Ceramics, Materials, and Structures - A: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 16, Issue 4

Proceedings of the 19th Annual Conference on Composites, Advanced Ceramics, Materials, and Structures - A: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 16, Issue 4

How to Cite

Rice, R. W. (1995) Carbon-Carbon Composite IC Engine Valve Feasibility Investigation- A Summary, in Proceedings of the 19th Annual Conference on Composites, Advanced Ceramics, Materials, and Structures - A: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 16, Issue 4 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470314715.ch33

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Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470375372

Online ISBN: 9780470314715

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Keywords:

  • rationale;
  • combustion;
  • exploratory;
  • reversal;
  • noncatastrophic

Summary

The rationale for a carbon-carbon composite valve for internal combustion engines, progress in development of cost-effective fabrication and resultant mechanical properties, as well as initial single cylinder engine tests and analysis are summarized.