Method for Producing SiC Armor Tiles of Higher Performance at Lower Cost

  1. Jeffrey J. Swab,
  2. Sanjay Mathur and
  3. Tatsuki Ohji
  1. Bhanu Chelluri1,
  2. Edward Knoth1,
  3. Edward Schumaker1 and
  4. Lisa P. Franks2

Published Online: 19 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470944004.ch17

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

Chelluri, B., Knoth, E., Schumaker, E. and Franks, L. P. (2010) Method for Producing SiC Armor Tiles of Higher Performance at Lower Cost, 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.ch17

Author Information

  1. 1

    IAP Research Inc., Dayton, Ohio, USA

  2. 2

    TARDEC, US Army, Warren, Michigan, USA

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:

  • armor tiles;
  • dynamic magnetic compaction;
  • ballistic tile fabrication;
  • pressure-less sintering;
  • hot pressing

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Work

  • High Green Density

  • Powder Compaction

  • Sintering of DMC Pressed Samples and their Properties

  • Summary