4. Fundamentals of Metal Matrix Composites

  1. Manoj Gupta and
  2. Nai Mui Ling Sharon

Published Online: 15 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470905098.ch4

Magnesium, Magnesium Alloys, and Magnesium Composites

Magnesium, Magnesium Alloys, and Magnesium Composites

How to Cite

Gupta, M. and Sharon, N. M. L. (2011) Fundamentals of Metal Matrix Composites, in Magnesium, Magnesium Alloys, and Magnesium Composites, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470905098.ch4

Author Information

  1. Department of Mechanical Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 NOV 2010
  2. Published Print: 3 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470494172

Online ISBN: 9780470905098

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Keywords:

  • metal matrix composite fundamentals - unified metallic matrix and reinforcement combination;
  • interface, between metallic matrix and reinforcement - crucial role in MMCs;
  • MMC types and individual roles of matrix and reinforcement materials - and metal matrix composite

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Materials

  • Interface between Matrix and Reinforcement

  • Theoretical Prediction of Properties

  • Summary

  • References