Accession Number : ADD008521

Title :   Laser Resistant Ceramic Composite.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Bacon,James F ; Prewo,Karl M

Report Date : 19 May 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : This invention describes a hot pressed, biaxially oriented, alumina fiber reinforced, ceramic composite having alternate layers of parallel running alumina fibers within a glass matrix such that the fibers of one layer are positioned at right angles to the fibers of any adjoining layer.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Fiber reinforced composites, *Ceramic fibers, *Radiation hardening, *Laser beams, Aluminum oxides, Matrix materials, Glass, Right angles, Parallel orientation, Inventions

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
      Refractory Fibers
      Laminates and Composite Materials

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE