Influence of Processing on Thermal and Elastic Properties in Alumina Silicon Carbide Whisker Composites (+)

  • E. Scafè
  • L. Di Rese
  • L. Fabbri
  • G. Dinelli
  • G. Giusto
  • M. Tiengo


Measurements of thermal conductivity k and Young’s modulus E have been performed on a set of different alumina-SiC(w) composites, hot pressed at 1900 °C, obtained by varying hot-pressing time and raw materials. Moreover, the effect of processing on the k and E has been discussed showing the influence of raw material characteristics on thermal conductivity.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Scafè
    • 1
  • L. Di Rese
    • 1
  • L. Fabbri
    • 1
  • G. Dinelli
    • 2
  • G. Giusto
    • 2
  • M. Tiengo
    • 2
  1. 1.Eniricerche SpAMonterotondo (Roma)Italy
  2. 2.Temav - CE.RI.VE.-P.Marghera (VE)Italy

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