9. Recent Results on the Fundamental Performance of a Hot-Pressed Silicon Carbide Impacted by Sub-Scale Long-Rod Penetrators

  1. Lisa Prokurat Franks
  1. Jerry C. LaSalvia,
  2. Brian Leavy,
  3. Herbert T. Miller,
  4. Joshua R. Houskamp and
  5. Ryan C. McCuiston

Published Online: 1 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470456286.ch9

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

LaSalvia, J. C., Leavy, B., Miller, H. T., Houskamp, J. R. and McCuiston, R. C. (2008) Recent Results on the Fundamental Performance of a Hot-Pressed Silicon Carbide Impacted by Sub-Scale Long-Rod Penetrators, 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.ch9

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:

  • dwell/penetration transition velocity;
  • hot-pressed silicon carbide;
  • ballistic interaction;
  • ceramic armors;
  • intermediate impact velocity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Set-Up & Procedures

  • Experimental Results and Discussion

  • Summary & Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References