Accession Number : AD0164509

Title :   Ceramic Ductile Metal Composites.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Morgan,P. E.

Report Date : 17 OCT 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The patent application describes a method for fabricating ductile metal reinforced ceramic composites by reactive hot pressing alumina or spinel matrices having metal in the form of wires, honey-combs, mesh or powder embedded therein.

Descriptors :   *Ceramic materials, Alumina, Spinel, Composite materials, Reinforcing materials, Nickel alloys, Chromium alloys, Aluminum hydroxides, Nickel alloy Inconel, Wire, Powder metals, Hot pressing, Composite armor, Metals, Ceramic armor, Patents

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE