Ballistic Evaluation and Damage Characterization of Metal-Ceramic Interpenetrating Composites for Light Armor Applications

  1. Jeffrey J. Swab,
  2. Sanjay Mathur and
  3. Tatsuki Ohji
  1. Hong Chang,
  2. Jon Binner and
  3. Rebecca Higginson

Published Online: 19 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470944004.ch10

ADVANCES IN CERAMICS ARMOR VI: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 31

ADVANCES IN CERAMICS ARMOR VI: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 31

How to Cite

Chang, H., Binner, J. and Higginson, R. (2010) Ballistic Evaluation and Damage Characterization of Metal-Ceramic Interpenetrating Composites for Light Armor Applications, in ADVANCES IN CERAMICS ARMOR VI: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 31 (eds J. J. Swab, S. Mathur and T. Ohji), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470944004.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 NOV 2010
  2. Published Print: 27 SEP 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470594704

Online ISBN: 9780470944004

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Keywords:

  • ballistic evaluation;
  • damage characterization;
  • metal-ceramic interpenetrating composites;
  • light armor applications;
  • multifunctional properties

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental

  • Results

  • Microstructure Characterisation & Damage Assessment

  • Conclusions