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Papers from the yankee Ceramic Society's thirty first overseas convention on complicated Ceramics and Composites, held in Daytona seashore, Florida, January 21-26, 2007. issues comprise obvious ceramics for influence resistance, security opposed to mine blast and fragments, demanding situations dealing with ceramic armor brands, novel fabric recommendations and improvement of legitimate armor layout and characterization instruments to foretell functionality for air and floor cars in addition to the person soldier.

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Both t>pe of indentations exhibited transgranular fracture pattern. But the crack path under static indentation also showed an intermittent zig-zag pattern within the grains which was not observed under dynamic indentation. The observed crack pattern under static loading has been correlated to the formation of cleavage steps on fracture surface. 4. A 2-D finite element framework has been developed to model the transgranular cracking observed under static indentations. 42 Advances in Ceramic Armor Ill Static and Dynamic Indentation Response of Fine Grained Boron Carbide 5.

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