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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
DOWNLOAD 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

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

Armour

Armour
  • Author : Paul J. Hazell
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2015-07-29
  • ISBN : 9781482238303
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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 armour design as they are used in relation to vehicles, ships, personnel, and buildings, and explores the science and technology used to provide protection

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
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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

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.

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 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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The Science of Armour Materials

The Science of Armour Materials
  • Author : Ian Crouch
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-10-25
  • ISBN : 0081010028
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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

Biological Materials Science

Biological Materials Science
  • Author : Marc André Meyers,Po-Yu Chen
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-07-31
  • ISBN : 9781107010451
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Takes a materials science approach, correlating structure-property relationships with function across a broad range of biological materials.

Advances in Military Textiles and Personal Equipment

Advances in Military Textiles and Personal Equipment
  • Author : E Sparks
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-07-13
  • ISBN : 9780857095572
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The right clothing and equipment is of vital importance to the survival and effectiveness of military personnel. Advances in military textiles and personal equipment summarises key research on the design, manufacture and applications of military textiles. Beginning with an overview of design issues, part one explores anthropometric methods, psychological, colour and camouflage issues related to the successful design of military textiles. Materials and design issues in military helmets, footwear and hand wear are also reviewed. Part two goes on to

Military Metallurgy

Military Metallurgy
  • Author : Alistair Doig
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-11-25
  • ISBN : 9781000107067
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This book gives a broad based view of metals in military service, covering several examples and rationales. It is useful for the militarist and for the metallurgist or materials scientist. The content of the book is based on course notes compiled for undergraduate and post-graduate students.

Textiles for Advanced Applications

Textiles for Advanced Applications
  • Author : Bipin Kumar,Suman Thakur
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2017-09-20
  • ISBN : 9789535135005
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This book presents a global view of the development and applications of technical textiles with the description of materials, structures, properties, characterizations, functions and relevant production technologies, case studies, challenges, and opportunities. Technical textile is a transformative research area, dealing with the creation and studies of new generations of textiles that hoist many new scientific and technological challenges that have never been encountered before. The book emphasizes more on the principles of textile science and technology to provide solutions to

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
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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

Modern Body Armour

Modern Body Armour
  • Author : Martin J. Brayley
  • Publisher : Crowood Press UK
  • Release Date : 2011-08-01
  • ISBN : 1847972489
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Modern Body Armour traces the development of individual ballistic protection from the multi-layer silk garments and metal plates used during World War One and through to the Korean War and Vietnam, to the state-of-the-art amour currently used in Iraq and Afghanistan. Contents include the Chemico Shield and Infanterie Panzer of World War One, USAAF aviator's amour of World War Two, the Korean War M1951 and M1952A, and the IOTV and USMC Scaleable Plate Carrier currently used by US forces.