Accession Number : ADD009733

Title :   Method for Forming Gamma-Boron.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Kumar,Kaplesh ; Das,Dilip K

Report Date : 03 Aug 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A plasma-spray technique using rapid temperature quenching transforms commercially available beta-rhombohedral boron in powder form into thick, dense wafers of crystalline Gamma-tetragonal boron.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Boron, *Powder metals, *Plasma spraying, High density, Thickness, Wafers, Crystals, Quenching, Solidification, Quick reaction, Inventions

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE