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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.emea.t52240607
EISBN: 978-1-62708-251-8
... Abstract Metal-matrix composites (MMCs) work at higher temperatures than their base metal counterparts and can be engineered for improved strength, stiffness, thermal conductivity, abrasion and/or creep resistance, and dimensional stability. This chapter examines the properties, compositions...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.scm.t52870537
EISBN: 978-1-62708-314-0
... Abstract This chapter discusses the advantages and disadvantages of metal matrix composites and the methods used to produce them. It begins with a review of the composition and properties of aluminum matrix composites. It then describes discontinuous composite processing methods, including stir...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 1999
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.caaa.t67870179
EISBN: 978-1-62708-299-0
... Abstract This chapter discusses the ambient-temperature corrosion characteristics of aluminum metal-matrix composites (MMCs), including composites formed with boron, graphite, silicon carbide, aluminum oxide, and mica. It also discusses the effect of stress-corrosion cracking on graphite...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550457
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
... Abstract Metal-matrix composites can operate at higher temperatures than their base metal counterparts and, unlike polymer-matrix composites, are nonflammable, do not outgas in a vacuum, and resist attack by solvents and fuels. They can also be tailored to provide greater strength...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fdmht.t52060223
EISBN: 978-1-62708-343-0
... Abstract Fiber-reinforced metal-matrix composites have carved out a niche in applications requiring high strength to weight ratios, but they are susceptible to failure when exposed to high temperatures and cyclic loads. This chapter discusses the obstacles that must be overcome to improve...
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Published: 01 June 2008
Fig. 33.2 Performance/cost trade-offs for metal-matrix composites. DRA, discontinuously reinforced aluminum. Source: Ref 2 More
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Published: 01 November 2010
Fig. 20.9 Performance/cost trade-offs for metal matrix composites. DRA, discontinuously reinforced aluminum; SiC, silicon carbide. Source: Ref 4 More
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Published: 01 June 2008
Fig. 33.1 Metal-matrix composite reinforcements. Source: Ref 3 More
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Published: 01 January 2015
Fig. 8.37 Titanium metal-matrix composite golf club head (reinforced with TiB). Courtesy of Toyota Central R&D Labs, Inc. More
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Published: 01 November 2010
Fig. 20.1 Metal matrix composite reinforcements. Source: Ref 1 More
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Published: 01 November 2010
Fig. 20.18 Metal matrix composite monotape product forms More
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Published: 01 December 2004
Fig. 3.20 Alloy 359/SiC/20p metal-matrix composite brake rotor. Source: Ref 6 More
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Published: 01 December 2004
Fig. 3.21 Metal-matrix composite (MMC) cylinder liners. The MMC offers an alternative to cast iron or hypereutectic aluminum-silicon alloy for this application. More
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Published: 01 October 2012
Fig. 9.15 Discontinuous SiC/Al metal-matrix composite (60 vol% SiC) produced by the liquid metal infiltration process. Source: Ref 9.8 More
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Published: 01 July 2009
Fig. 9.2 Schematic thermal expansion response of a metal-matrix composite and its constituents. (a) Cold, stress free. (b) Hot (+Δ T ), unbonded. (c) Hot (+Δ T ), bonded More
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Published: 01 December 2004
Fig. 8 Metal-matrix composite tensile specimen More
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Published: 01 November 2010
Fig. 21.2 Comparison of polymer and metal with ceramic matrix composites More
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fdsm.t69870325
EISBN: 978-1-62708-344-7
... and ceramic fiber-reinforced metal-matrix composites. bone cyclic loading ceramics fatigue crack growth fatigue modeling fatigue properties fatigue test polymers Introduction In this chapter we consider several classes of materials that are of special interest: polymers, bone, ceramics...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2004
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tt2.t51060183
EISBN: 978-1-62708-355-3
... methods that have been standardized for fiber-reinforced composite materials. It also briefly reviews considerations in tensile testing of metal-matrix composites. fiber-reinforced composites laminates metal-matrix composites Poisson's ratio polymeric-matrix composites single-filament tensile...
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Published: 01 November 2010
Fig. 1.34 Metal and ceramic matrix composite applications More