Chapter 8. Thermal and Mechanical Properties of Advanced, High Temperature Ceramic-Composite Insulation

  1. William J. Smothers
  1. Daniel B. Leiser,
  2. Marnell Smith,
  3. David A. Stewart and
  4. Howard E. Goldstein

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320129.ch8

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

Leiser, D. B., Smith, M., Stewart, D. A. and Goldstein, H. E. (2008) Thermal and Mechanical Properties of Advanced, High Temperature Ceramic-Composite Insulation, 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.ch8

Author Information

  1. NASA-Ames Research Center Moffett Field, CA 94035

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:

  • potential;
  • ceramic technology;
  • air-transportation;
  • resistance;
  • disruption

Summary

Several processing modifications were made in order to increase the temperature capability of the “baseline” composite insulation. The effect of these modifications on the mechanical and thermal properties of these materials is discussed.