Chapter 16. High Temperature Dynamic-Contact Behavior of Sintered Alpha Silicon Carbide

  1. William J. Smothers
  1. Jay R. Smyth and
  2. David W. Richerson

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320129.ch16

Proceedings of the 7th Annual Conference on Composites and Advanced Ceramic Materials: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 4, Issue 7/8

Proceedings of the 7th Annual Conference on Composites and Advanced Ceramic Materials: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 4, Issue 7/8

How to Cite

Smyth, J. R. and Richerson, D. W. (1983) High Temperature Dynamic-Contact Behavior of Sintered Alpha Silicon Carbide, in Proceedings of the 7th Annual Conference on Composites and Advanced Ceramic Materials: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 4, Issue 7/8 (ed W. J. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320129.ch16

Author Information

  1. Garrett Turbine Engine Co., A Division of the Garrett Corp. 111 S. 34th St., Phoenix, AZ 85010

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1983

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374030

Online ISBN: 9780470320129

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Keywords:

  • probability;
  • mechanisms;
  • noncrystalline;
  • tangential frictional force;
  • coefficient

Summary

The sliding contact (frictional) behavior of sintered alpha silicon carbide (SASC)' was studied over a range of room temperature to 1100°C. The results indicate that a nonelastic mechanism is contributing to the contact behavior of SASC at elevated temperatures.