Ceramic Materials

  • R. L. Carlson
  • G. A. Kardomateas
  • J. I. Craig
Chapter
Part of the Solid Mechanics and Its Applications book series (SMIA, volume 187)

Abstract

Because of the inherent brittle response of ceramics to tensile loading, their applications have been limited. Their resistance to oxidation at elevated temperatures has, however, attracted interest in the development of composites that can sustain tensile loading.

Keywords

Crack Growth Rate Fracture Strength Ceramic Composite Ceramic Matrix Composite Brittle Solid 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. L. Carlson
    • 1
  • G. A. Kardomateas
    • 1
  • J. I. Craig
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Aerospace EngineeringGeorgia Institute of TechnologyAtlantaUSA

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