19. Evaluation of Ballistically-Induced Damage in Ceramic Targets by X-ray Computed Tomography

  1. Lisa Prokurat Franks
  1. William H. Green1,
  2. Herbert T. Miller1,
  3. Jerry C. LaSalvia1,
  4. Datta P. Dandekar2 and
  5. Daniel Casem2

Published Online: 1 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470456286.ch19

Advances in Ceramic Armor IV: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 29, Issue 6

Advances in Ceramic Armor IV: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 29, Issue 6

How to Cite

Green, W. H., Miller, H. T., LaSalvia, J. C., Dandekar, D. P. and Casem, D. (2009) Evaluation of Ballistically-Induced Damage in Ceramic Targets by X-ray Computed Tomography, in Advances in Ceramic Armor IV: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 29, Issue 6 (ed L. P. Franks), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470456286.ch19

Author Information

  1. 1

    U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Weapons and Materials Research Directorate, AMSRD-ARL-WM-MD

  2. 2

    TD, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 8 DEC 2008

Book Series:

  1. Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings

Book Series Editors:

  1. Tatsuki Ohji and
  2. Andrew Wereszczak

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470344972

Online ISBN: 9780470456286

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Keywords:

  • X-ray computed tomography;
  • ballistically-induced damage;
  • AD995 alumina;
  • metallic armor materials;
  • ballistic damage models

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

  • Shock Recovered Al2O3 (AD995) and SiC (SiC-N)

  • X-Ray Computed Tomography

  • XCT Scanning Procedures

  • Evaluation of Al2O3 Specimen

  • Evaluation of SiC Specimen

  • Conclusion

  • Footnotes

  • References