Accession Number:

ADA583199

Title:

Directionally Solidified Eutectic Ceramics for Multifunctional Aerospace Applications

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Apr 2006-30 Nov 2007

Corporate Author:

CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIV CLEVELAND OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

34.0

Abstract:

This project addresses the several challenges associated with incorporating structural ceramics in future aerospace applications 1 the challenges associated with ceramics are improving strength, toughness and creep resistance retaining the mechanical properties at elevated temperatures and 2 to elucidate and demonstrate the multifunctional potential of the polyphase eutectic structures.

Subject Categories:

  • Ceramics, Refractories and Glass
  • Laminates and Composite Materials
  • Metallurgy and Metallography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE