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  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 21 September 2016
  • ISBN : 9780081007112
  • Page : 754 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 voters

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The Science of Armour Materials comprehensively covers the range of armor materials from steels and light alloys, through glasses and ceramics, to fibers, textiles, and protective apparel. The book also discusses aspects of analytical and numerical modeling, as well as laboratory-based high-strain rate testing and ballistic testing methodologies. Each chapter is written from an international perspective, including reviews of the current global literature, and incorporates case studies that focus upon real life applications, research outcomes, and lessons learned. The threat spectrum is restricted to small arms ammunition, high velocity fragments, and stab and spike attacks, as well as blast loadings. Features input from an editor who is an expert in his field: Dr. Ian Crouch, the author of over 80 publications in his field, with three patents to his name Provides systematic and comprehensive coverage of armor materials, modeling, and testing Offers a cross-disciplinary approach that brings together expertise in materials science and defense engineering Discusses aspects of analytical and numerical modeling, as well as laboratory-based high-strain rate testing and ballistic testing methodologies

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The Science of Armour Materials

The Science of Armour Materials
  • Author : Ian Crouch
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-09-21
  • ISBN : 9780081007112
GET THIS BOOKThe Science of Armour Materials

The Science of Armour Materials comprehensively covers the range of armor materials from steels and light alloys, through glasses and ceramics, to fibers, textiles, and protective apparel. The book also discusses aspects of analytical and numerical modeling, as well as laboratory-based high-strain rate testing and ballistic testing methodologies. Each chapter is written from an international perspective, including reviews of the current global literature, and incorporates case studies that focus upon real life applications, research outcomes, and lessons learned. The threat

Ceramic Armor Materials by Design

Ceramic Armor Materials by Design
  • Author : James W. McCauley,Andrew Crowson,William A. Gooch, Jr.,A. M. Rajendran,Stephan J. Bless,Kathryn Logan,Michael Normandia,Steven Wax
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-03-28
  • ISBN : 9781118381106
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This proceedings book brings together 55 papers on ceramic armor presented by authorities from around the world covering topics such as ceramic armor development, processing, manufacturing, and insertion. This book will be of great interest to armor researchers in university, industry and government laboratories as well as those industries involved in ceramic armor and high performance structural ceramics. Papers were presented at PacRim IV, An International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Glasses, Wailea, Maui, Hawaii, USA (2001). 650 pages.

Armour

Armour
  • Author : Paul J. Hazell
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2015-07-28
  • ISBN : 1482238292
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Highlights Recent Advances in Materials/Armour Technology As long as conflict exists in the world, protection technologies will always be in demand. Armour: Materials, Theory, and Design describes the existing and emerging protection technologies that are currently driving the latest advances in armour systems. This book explains the theory, applications, and material science aspects of modern amour design as they are used in relation to vehicles, ships, personnel, and buildings, and explores the science and technology used to provide protection

Lightweight Ballistic Composites

Lightweight Ballistic Composites
  • Author : Ashok Bhatnagar
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2006-06-30
  • ISBN : 9781845691554
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Ballistic composites need to be lightweight and durable as well as exhibiting high impact resistance and damage tolerance. This important book reviews these requirements, how the materials used for ballistic composites meet them and their range of applications. After an introductory chapter, Lightweight ballistic composites is split into two main sections. The first part of the book explores material requirements and testing. There are chapters on bullets and bullet fragments, material responses to ballistic impact, standards and specifications, modelling and

Advanced Fibrous Composite Materials for Ballistic Protection

Advanced Fibrous Composite Materials for Ballistic Protection
  • Author : Xiaogang Chen
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-01-21
  • ISBN : 9781782424840
GET THIS BOOKAdvanced Fibrous Composite Materials for Ballistic Protection

Advanced Fibrous Composite Materials for Ballistic Protection provides the latest information on ballistic protection, a topic that remains an important issue in modern times due to ever increasing threats coming from regional conflicts, terrorism, and anti-social behavior. The basic requirements for ballistic protection equipment are first and foremost, the prevention of a projectile from perforating, the reduction of blunt trauma to the human body caused by ballistic impact, the necessity that they are thermal and provide moisture comfort, and that

Opportunities in Protection Materials Science and Technology for Future Army Applications

Opportunities in Protection Materials Science and Technology for Future Army Applications
  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,Board on Army Science and Technology,National Materials Advisory Board,Committee on Opportunities in Protection Materials Science and Technology for Future Army Applications
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2011-07-27
  • ISBN : 9780309212885
GET THIS BOOKOpportunities in Protection Materials Science and Technology for Future Army Applications

Armor plays a significant role in the protection of warriors. During the course of history, the introduction of new materials and improvements in the materials already used to construct armor has led to better protection and a reduction in the weight of the armor. But even with such advances in materials, the weight of the armor required to manage threats of ever-increasing destructive capability presents a huge challenge. Opportunities in Protection Materials Science and Technology for Future Army Applications explores

Composite Armour Materials and Modules

Composite Armour Materials and Modules
  • Author : T. Balakrishna Bhat,Vemuri Madhu
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017
  • ISBN : 8186514902
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Ballistic Materials and Penetration Mechanics

Ballistic Materials and Penetration Mechanics
  • Author : Roy Laible
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-12-02
  • ISBN : 9780444601643
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Ballistic Materials and Penetration Mechanics deals with ballistically protective materials and penetration mechanics. The book discusses historical and practical considerations of ballistic protection, including metallic armor, as well as ballistic testing methodology, the ability of a protective material to stop or slow down a particular projectile, and the theoretical aspects of penetration mechanics. It also highlights the importance of stress wave analysis in the penetration and spalling phenomena. Organized into 12 chapters, this volume begins with an overview of the history

Composite Materials for Extreme Loading

Composite Materials for Extreme Loading
  • Author : Shankar Krishnapillai,Velmurugan R.,Sung Kyu Ha
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-11-06
  • ISBN : 9789811641381
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This book presents the select proceedings of the Indo-Korean workshop on Multi Functional Materials for Extreme Loading, 2021. The book mainly focuses on the very important emerging area of response to extreme loading of composites as well as other materials involving characterization studies, failure mechanisms conditions under quasi static to high strain rates, impact loads, blast loads, crash analysis, and other thermal and fatigue loads. The book also includes other important areas related to special materials and techniques such as 3D

Armour

Armour
  • Author : Paul J. Hazell
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2022-09-20
  • ISBN : 9781000655872
GET THIS BOOKArmour

Updated throughout for the new edition, Armour: Materials, Theory, and Design covers extant and emergent protection technologies driving advances in armour systems. Covering materials, theory and design, the book has applications in vehicle, ship, personnel and building use. Introducing a wide range of armour technologies, the book is a key guide to the technology used to protect against both blasts and ballistic attacks. Chapters cover bullets, blasts, jets and fragments, as well as penetration mechanics. The new edition builds on

Biological Materials Science

Biological Materials Science
  • Author : Marc André Meyers,Po-Yu Chen
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-07-31
  • ISBN : 9781107010451
GET THIS BOOKBiological Materials Science

Takes a materials science approach, correlating structure-property relationships with function across a broad range of biological materials.

Advances in Engineering Design

Advances in Engineering Design
  • Author : Pawan Kumar Rakesh,Apurbba Kumar Sharma,Inderdeep Singh
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-02-04
  • ISBN : 9789813340183
GET THIS BOOKAdvances in Engineering Design

This book presents the selected peer-reviewed proceedings of the International Conference on Innovative Engineering Design (ICOIED 2020). The contents provide a multidisciplinary approach for the development of innovative product design and their benefits for the society. The book presents latest advances in various fields like design process, service development, micro/nano technology, sensors and MEMS, and sustainability in engineering design. This book can be useful for students, researchers, and professionals interested in innovative product/process design and development.

Metal-Reinforced Ceramics

Metal-Reinforced Ceramics
  • Author : Andrew John Ruys
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-11-07
  • ISBN : 9780081028704
GET THIS BOOKMetal-Reinforced Ceramics

Metal-Reinforced Ceramics covers the principle of metal-fiber-reinforced ceramics, a well-known topic in the field of reinforced concrete. Much of the work that has been done has remained unpublished, hidden in industrial company archives due to the commercial sensitivity associated with the respective technologies that prevailed at the time, which no longer applies today. This book will discuss advanced technologies that have largely been undocumented before in a broad range of industrial application areas, with updates on alumina, silicon carbide, boron

Emerging Applications of Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene

Emerging Applications of Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene
  • Author : Bhanu Pratap Singh,Kiran M. Subhedar
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2023-02-27
  • ISBN : 9781000838664
GET THIS BOOKEmerging Applications of Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene

This book comprehensively reviews recent and emerging applications of carbon nanotubes and graphene materials in a wide range of sectors. Detailed applications include structural materials, ballistic materials, energy storage and conversion, batteries, supercapacitors, smart sensors, environmental protection, nanoelectronics, optoelectronic and photovoltaics, thermoelectric, and conducting wires. It further covers human and structural health monitoring, and thermal management applications. Key selling features: Exclusively takes an application-oriented approach to cover emerging areas in carbon nanotubes and graphene Covers fundamental and applied knowledge related

Polymer Nanocomposites for Advanced Engineering and Military Applications

Polymer Nanocomposites for Advanced Engineering and Military Applications
  • Author : Ramdani, Noureddine
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2019-04-01
  • ISBN : 9781522578390
GET THIS BOOKPolymer Nanocomposites for Advanced Engineering and Military Applications

The field of polymer nanocomposites has become essential for engineering and military industries over the last few decades as it applies to computing, sensors, biomedical microelectronics, hard coating, and many other domains. Due to their outstanding mechanical and thermal features, polymer nanocomposite materials have recently been developed and now have a wide range of applications. Polymer Nanocomposites for Advanced Engineering and Military Applications provides emerging research on recent advances in the fabrication methods, properties, and applications of various nano-fillers including