Dynamic Equation of State and Strength of Boron Carbide

  1. Jeffrey J. Swab,
  2. Sanjay Mathur and
  3. Tatsuki Ohji
  1. Dennis E. Grady

Published Online: 19 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470944004.ch12

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

Grady, D. E. (2010) Dynamic Equation of State and Strength of Boron Carbide, 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.ch12

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:

  • dynamic equation;
  • boron carbide;
  • computational simulation;
  • phase transformation;
  • shock-wave compression

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Hugoniot Equation of State of McQueen

  • Ultrasonic Equation of State of Boron Carbide

  • Structured Shock-Wave Measurements on Boron Carbide

  • High-Pressure Amorphization of B4C

  • Further Shock Hugoniot Data for Boron Carbide

  • Discusssion of Disparities among Hugoniot EOS Data for B4C

  • Closure