Accession Number : AD0834303

Title :   MICROMECHANICS OF HIGH STRENGTH, LOW DENSITY, BORON FILAMENT REINFORCED ALUMINUM METALLIC COMPOSITES.

Descriptive Note : Summary technical rept.,

Corporate Author : AVCO MISSILES SPACE AND ELECTRONICS GROUP LOWELL MA AVCO SPACE SYSTEMS DIV

Personal Author(s) : Lenoe, E. M. ; Murro, R. P. ; Beaumont, S. ; Wu, J.

Report Date : DEC 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 74

Abstract : The document summarizes recent observations of the mechanical behavior of boron aluminum subjected to a variety of stress states for a wide range of strain rates and temperatures. Results are presented for composites produced by powder metallurgy, diffusion bonding, and melt infiltration-fabrication techniques. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*COMPOSITE MATERIALS, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES), METALS, ALUMINUM COMPOUNDS, BORON, FILAMENTS, REINFORCING MATERIALS, MICROSTRUCTURE, DENSITY, STRESSES, DIFFUSION BONDING, STRAIN(MECHANICS), HOT PRESSING, DEFORMATION, BENDING, POWDER METALLURGY, VISCOELASTICITY.

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Properties of Metals and Alloys
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE