Effect of Carbon Additions and B4C Particle Size on the Microstructure and Properties of B4C - TiB2 Composites

  1. Edgar Lara-Curzio,
  2. Jonathan Salem and
  3. Dongming Zhu
  1. R.C. McCuiston1,
  2. J.C. LaSalvia1 and
  3. B. Moser2

Published Online: 14 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470339497.ch25

Mechanical Properties and Performance of Engineering Ceramics and Composites III

Mechanical Properties and Performance of Engineering Ceramics and Composites III

How to Cite

McCuiston, R.C., LaSalvia, J.C. and Moser, B. (2007) Effect of Carbon Additions and B4C Particle Size on the Microstructure and Properties of B4C - TiB2 Composites, in Mechanical Properties and Performance of Engineering Ceramics and Composites III (eds E. Lara-Curzio, J. Salem and D. Zhu), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470339497.ch25

Author Information

  1. 1

    U.S. Army Research Laboratory, AMSRD-ARL-WM-MD, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21005-5069

  2. 2

    BAE Systems, Advanced Ceramics Division, 991 Park Center Dr., Vista, CA 92083

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 29 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470196335

Online ISBN: 9780470339497

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Keywords:

  • carbon additions;
  • crack path deflection;
  • fracture toughness;
  • silicon carbide;
  • microstructure

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Procedure

  • Results and Discussion

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments