Microstructure, Mechanical Properties, and Performance of Magnesium Aluminum Boride (MgAlB14)

  1. Jeffrey J. Swab,
  2. Sanjay Mathur and
  3. Tatsuki Ohji
  1. Michael L. Whittaker1,
  2. Raymond A. Cutler1,
  3. James Campbell2 and
  4. Jerry La Salvia2

Published Online: 19 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470944004.ch21

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

Whittaker, M. L., Cutler, R. A., Campbell, J. and Salvia, J. L. (2010) Microstructure, Mechanical Properties, and Performance of Magnesium Aluminum Boride (MgAlB14), 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.ch21

Author Information

  1. 1

    Ceramatec, Inc., 2425 South 900 West, Salt Lake City, Utah, 84119

  2. 2

    Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen, Maryland 21005

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:

  • magnesium aluminum boride;
  • covalent bonding;
  • single-edged pre-cracked beam;
  • fracture toughness;
  • intergranular fracture

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Procedures

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgement