Role of Shear in the Sintering of Composites

  • Rajendra K. Bordia
  • Rishi Raj


Recent theoretical work 1,2,3 has emphasized the importance of shear deformation in the sintering of composite ceramics. In this report, we will first review the important results obtained in one analysis.2 Next, an experimental technique will be described to give the key parameters necessary to compare the predicted and the actual densification behavior of composites. Finally, microstructural evidence is given of the processing defects generated in composites.


Composite Powder Composite Ceramic Hoop Stress Radial Crack Densification Behavior 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Rajendra K. Bordia
    • 1
  • Rishi Raj
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Materials Science and EngineeringBard Hall, Cornell UniversityIthacaUSA

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