Accession Number : AD0461363


Title :   RECENT ADVANCES IN WHISKER TECHNOLOGY,


Corporate Author : ARMY MATERIALS RESEARCH AGENCY WATERTOWN MA


Personal Author(s) : Levitt, Albert P


Report Date : Nov 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 47


Abstract : Contents: Whisker Properties and Potential; Whisker Growth Techniques--Spontaneous growth, Stress-induced growth, Growth from the melt, Electrolytic growth, Growth from solution, Growth by vapor phase, Drawn filaments, Growth of alumina whiskers; Whisker Reinforcement Studies; Wetting Studies.


Descriptors :   *CRYSTAL GROWTH , SINGLE CRYSTALS , COMPOSITE MATERIALS , REINFORCING MATERIALS , MECHANICAL PROPERTIES , TENSILE PROPERTIES , SURFACE ACTIVE SUBSTANCES , ALUMINUM COMPOUNDS , OXIDES , SAPPHIRE , BONDING , NICKEL , NICKEL ALLOYS , PRODUCTION , VAPOR PLATING , STRESSES , SOLUTIONS(MIXTURES) , MELTING


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE