Advances in Ceramic Armor II: Ceramic Engineering and by Andrew Wereszczak, Edgar Lara-Curzio, Lisa Prokurat Franks

By Andrew Wereszczak, Edgar Lara-Curzio, Lisa Prokurat Franks

Those lawsuits comprise present study from undefined, academia and executive corporations, engaged on opaque and obvious ceramic armor. Papers on novel fabrics ideas for either automobile and physique armors are integrated, in addition to papers that discover the connection among computational modeling and estate testing.

those papers have been awarded on the complaints of the thirtieth overseas convention on complex Ceramics and Composites, January 22-27, 2006, Cocoa seashore, Florida. prepared and subsidized through the yank Ceramic Society and the yank Ceramic Society's Engineering Ceramics department along with the Nuclear and Environmental know-how Division.Content:
Chapter 1 A assessment of Computational Ceramic Armor Modeling (pages 1–18): Charles E. Anderson
Chapter 2 Biomorphic Sisic?Materials for light-weight Armour (pages 20–31): Bernhard Heidenreich, Michaela Gahr, Dr. Ing. Ekkehard Lutz and Elmar Stra?urger
Chapter three review of SiC Armor Tile utilizing Ultrasonic recommendations (pages 33–41): J. Scott Steckenrider, William A. Ellingson, Rachel Lipanovich, Jeffrey Wheeler and Chris Deemer
Chapter four round Indentation of SiC (pages 43–57): A. A. Wereszczak and ok. E. Johanns
Chapter five harm Modes Correlated to the Dynamic reaction of SiC?N (pages 59–68): H. Luo and W. Chen
Chapter 6 Grain Boundary Chemistry of SiC?Based Armor (pages 69–84): Edgardo Pabit, Kerry Siebein, Darryl P. Butt, Helge Heinrich, Darin Ray, Sarbjit Kaur, R. Marc Flinders and Raymond A. Cutler
Chapter 7 influence of Microstructure and Mechanical homes at the Ballistic functionality of SiC?Based Ceramics (pages 85–96): Darin Ray, R. Marc Flinders, Angela Anderson, Raymond A. Cutler, James Campbell and Jane W. Adams
Chapter 7 Addition of extra Carbon to SiC to review its influence on Silicon Carbide (SiC) Armor (pages 97–103): Chris Ziccardi and Richard Haber
Chapter nine research of Time?Resolved Penetration of lengthy Rods into Glass Targets—II (pages 106–118): Charles E. Anderson, I. Sidney Chocron and Carl E. Weiss
Chapter 10 reaction and Characterization of restricted Borosilicate Glass: Intact and broken (pages 119–130): Kathryn A. Dannemann, Arthur E. Nicholls, Charles E. Anderson, Sidney Chocron and James D. Walker
Chapter 12 Constitutive version for broken Borosilicate Glass (pages 131–142): Sidney Chocron, James D. Walker, Arthur E. Nichoils, Charles E. Anderson and Kathryn A. Dannemann
Chapter 12 response Sintered LiAlON (pages 143–154): Raymond A. Cutler and R. Marc Flinders
Chapter thirteen huge sector EFG™ Sapphire for obvious Armor (pages 155–163): Christopher D. Jones, Jeffrey B. Rioux, John W. Locher, Herbert E. Bates, Steven A. Zanella, Vincent Pluen and Mattias Mandelartz
Chapter 14 courting of Microstructure and Hardness for A12O3 Armor fabrics (pages 166–178): Memduh Volkan Demirbas and Richard A. Haber
Chapter 15 Root reasons of the functionality of Boron Carbide lower than tension (pages 179–188): Giovanni Fanchini, Dale E. Niesz, Richard A. Haber, James W. McCauley and Manish Chhowalla
Chapter sixteen research of Texture in managed Shear Processed Boron Carbide (pages 189–195): D. Maiorano, R. Haber and G. Fanchini
Chapter 17 development within the Nondestructive research of impression harm in TiB2 Armor Ceramics (pages 198–209): Joseph M. Wells
Chapter 18 Elastic estate decision of WC Spheres and Estimation of Compressive quite a bit and effect Velocities that start up their Yielding and Cracking (pages 211–223): A. A. Wereszczak
Chapter 19 at the function of effect harm in Armor Ceramic functionality (pages 225–236): Joseph M. Wells
Chapter 20 The Indentation measurement influence (ISE) for Knoop Hardness in 5 Ceramic fabrics (pages 237–249): Trevor Wilantewicz, W. Roger Cannon and George Quinn
Chapter 21 effect of Microstructure at the Indentation?Induced harm in Silicon Carbide (pages 251–259): Jeffrey J. Swab, Andrew A. Wereszczak, Justin Pritchett and Kurt Johanns

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This is within the range of 5 to 10 % of previous observations during internal testing under various conditions. The biomorphic SiSiC derived from MDF could stop the projectiles with impact velocities of up to 775 m/s. In one single test with an impact velocity of 834 m/s, the projectile penetrated the armour system with a residual velocity of VR = 465 m/s. Therefore, the ballistic limit velocity was calculated to 775 mis for the MDF based biomorphic SiSiC. Due to the higher Sic content, the WBC based biomorphic SiSiC showed a slightly higher ballistic performance compared to the MDF based material.

B. S. A. M. Wheeler “Ultrasonic Techniques for Evaluation of Sic Armor Tile”in Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 26, Issue 7, pgs 215-222. 2005 R. Brennan, R. Haber, D. Niesz, J. P. Singh and J. W. , Volume 7, pgs284-297. I991 D. Lines, J. Skramstad, and R. Smith, ‘‘ Rapid, Low-Cost, Full-Wave Form Mapping and Analysis with Ultrasonic Arrays”, in Proc, 16th World Conference on NondestructiveTesting, September , 2004. ’ J. Poguet and P. Ciorau, “ Reproducibility and Reliability of NDT Phased Array Probes”, in Proc, 16th World Conference on Nondestructive Testing, September ,2004.

27 Biomorphic SiSiC Materials for Lightweight Armour 800 700 600 -f, 600 400 > 300 200 100 0 800 850 700 750 800 850 900 VP tmlsl Fig. 5 : Residual velocity VR versus impact velocity vp for the different sample targets, based on ceramic tiles with different thicknesses and on aramid backing. Fig. 62 mm x 51 AP. With both target samples the projectile was stopped and the hardened steel core was destroyed. 2 mm;VP = 841 m/s). Right: biomorphic SiSiC (WBC; d = 8 mm; v p = 832 m/s). 28 . 2 mm showed the highest ballistic limit velocity (VSL= 840 d s ) of all tested targets (Fig.

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