Accession Number : ADA266396


Title :   The Processing and Mechanical Properties of High Temperature/High Performance Composites. Book 3. Constituent Properties and Macroscopic Performance: MMCs


Descriptive Note : Annual rept. Mar 1992-Apr 1993


Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV SANTA BARBARA DEPT OF MATERIALS


Personal Author(s) : Evans, Anthony G ; Leckie, Frederick A


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a266396.pdf


Report Date : Apr 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 487


Abstract : Partial Contents: Mode I Fatigue Cracking in a Fiber Reinforced Metal Matrix Composite; Fatigue Crack Growth in Fiber-Reinforced Metal-Matrix Composites; The Anisotropic Mechanical Properties of a Ti Matrix Composite Reinforced with SiC Fibers; Models for the Creep of Ceramic Matrix Composite Materials; The Creep and Fracture Resistance of Gamma-TiAl Reinforced with Al2O3 Fibers; The Mechanical Properties of Al Alloys Reinforced with Continuous Al2O3 Fibers; The Mode Fracture Resistance of Unidirectional Fiber-Reinforced Aluminum Matrix Composites; The Ultimate Tensile Strength of Metal and Ceramic-Matrix Composites; Cracking and Damage Mechanisms in Ceramic/Metal Multilayers


Descriptors :   *COMPOSITE MATERIALS , *HIGH TEMPERATURE , *METAL MATRIX COMPOSITES , *TITANIUM , *FIBER REINFORCED COMPOSITES , STRESSES , MECHANICAL PROPERTIES , TENSILE STRENGTH , DEFORMATION , FRACTURE(MECHANICS) , SILICON CARBIDES , DIFFUSION , FATIGUE(MECHANICS) , CREEP , ANISOTROPY , ALUMINUM OXIDES , ELASTIC PROPERTIES , CRACKS , CERAMIC MATRIX COMPOSITES , RESISTANCE , DAMAGE , ALUMINUM ALLOYS , LAYERS


Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Metallurgy and Metallography
      Mechanics
      Thermodynamics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE