Comparison of Armor Ceramics Made by Spark Plasma Sintering (SPS) and Pressureless Sintering

  1. Jerry C. LaSalvia,
  2. Soshu Kirihara and
  3. Sujanto Widjaja
  1. P. Karandikar1,
  2. S. Wong1,
  3. M. Duke1,
  4. R. Haber2,
  5. Minh Vu2 and
  6. J. Singh3

Published Online: 22 NOV 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118807576.ch9

Advances in Ceramic Armor IX

Advances in Ceramic Armor IX

How to Cite

Karandikar, P., Wong, S., Duke, M., Haber, R., Vu, M. and Singh, J. (2013) Comparison of Armor Ceramics Made by Spark Plasma Sintering (SPS) and Pressureless Sintering, in Advances in Ceramic Armor IX (eds J. C. LaSalvia, S. Kirihara and S. Widjaja), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118807576.ch9

Author Information

  1. 1

    M Cubed Technologies, Inc., 1 Tralee Industrial park, Newark, DE 19711

  2. 2

    Rutgers the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ

  3. 3

    Applied Research Laboratories, The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2013
  2. Published Print: 21 OCT 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118807491

Online ISBN: 9781118807576

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • armor ceramics;
  • spark plasma sintering;
  • pressureless sintering;
  • reaction bonding;
  • microstructures

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Procedure

  • Results and Discussion

  • Process Scale-up

  • Mechanical Properties Characterization

  • Evaluation of Amorphization of SPS B4C

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Acknowledgement