Accession Number : ADA189516

Title :   High-Temperature Metal Matrix Composites.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. 15 Nov 86-30 Sep 87,

Corporate Author : CARNEGIE MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA DEPT OF METALLURGICAL ENGINEERING AND MATE RIALS SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : Thompson, A W ; Parent, J O ; Henein, Hani ; Piehler, Henry R ; Watkins, Daniel M

PDF Url : ADA189516

Report Date : 30 Nov 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 130

Abstract : The Annual Report for Year 1 of the University Research Initiative grant at Carnegie Mellon University on High-temperature Metal Matrix Structural Composites contains sections on processing, characterization, and mechanical properties. These are further divided into reports from individual tasks on powder blending and consolidation, composite performance, structure and composition of composite interfaces, fatigue crack growth, creep, and fracture behavior. Keywords: High temperature metal matrix composites, Interfaces, Composite processing, Aluminides, Titanium, Fatigue, Creep, Toughness, Atomic resolution.

Descriptors :   *COMPOSITE MATERIALS, *METAL MATRIX COMPOSITES, *HEAT RESISTANT MATERIALS, ALUMINIDES, BLENDING, CRACK PROPAGATION, CREEP, FATIGUE(MECHANICS), FRACTURE(MECHANICS), HIGH TEMPERATURE, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, POWDERS, TITANIUM, TOUGHNESS, MANUFACTURING, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, MICROSTRUCTURE, THERMAL PROPERTIES, BONDING

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE