Tailoring Multiphase and Composite Ceramics

  • Richard E. Tressler
  • Gary L. Messing
  • Carlo G. Pantano
  • Robert E. Newnham

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Processing and Fabrication of Multiphase Ceramics

    1. R. J. Brook
      Pages 1-13
    2. W. Craig Carter, Andreas M. Glaeser
      Pages 15-26
    3. Rajendra K. Bordia, Rishi Raj
      Pages 27-39
    4. O-H. Kwon, G. L. Messing
      Pages 41-55
    5. D. P. Thompson
      Pages 79-91
    6. W. Y. Sun, D. P. Thompson, K. H. Jack
      Pages 93-101
    7. V. S. Stubican, R. C. Bradt, F. L. Kennard, W. J. Minford, C. C. Sorrel
      Pages 103-114
    8. Alexandre Revcolevschi
      Pages 115-130
    9. Roger Naslain, Francis Langlais
      Pages 145-164
    10. Toshio Hirai, Takashi Goto
      Pages 165-177
    11. E. J. A. Pope, J. D. Mackenzie
      Pages 187-194
  3. Structure-Property Relations in Multiphase Ceramics

    1. K. P. D. Lagerlöf, V. Lanteri, A. H. Heuer
      Pages 239-258
    2. Yasuro Ikuma, Atsushi Yoshimura, Kuniaki Ishida, Wazo Komatsu
      Pages 295-304
    3. J. G. Baldoni, M. L. Huckabee, S. T. Buljan
      Pages 329-345
    4. John R. Hellmann, John Matsko, Stephen W. Freiman, T. L. Baker
      Pages 367-379
    5. Dinesh K. Agrawal, Rustum Roy
      Pages 381-384
  4. Multiphase Electroceramics

    1. R. E. Newnham
      Pages 385-394
    2. S. DaVanzo, W. Carlson, R. E. Newnham, A. Safari
      Pages 395-406
    3. Hiroaki Yanagida, Yoshinobu Nakamura
      Pages 407-412
    4. W. Huebner, F. C. Jang, H. U. Anderson
      Pages 433-443
    5. A. Safari, G. Sa-gong, J. Giniewicz, R. E. Newnham
      Pages 445-454
    6. A. E. Semple, S. M. Pilgrim, W. Thompson Jr., R. E. Newnham
      Pages 455-463
    7. Manfred Kahn, Beatrice Kovel
      Pages 465-473
    8. K. A. Hu, J. Runt, A. Safari, R. E. Newnham
      Pages 475-479
    9. Marija Trontelj, Drago Kolar, Viktor Kraševec
      Pages 509-515
    10. P. S. Nicholson, M. Z. A. Munshi, G. Singh, M. Sayer, M. F. Bell
      Pages 517-528
  5. Fiber and Whisker Reinforced Composites

About this book


The proceedings of the Twenty-First University Conference on Ceramic Science held at The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA on July 17, 18 and 19, 1985 are compiled in this volume "Tailoring Multiphase and Composite Ceramics". This Conference emphasized the' discussion and analysis of the properties of multiphase ceramic materials in which the microstructure is deliberately tailored for specific applications or properties. Inter­ nationally recognized authorities presented keynote and invited lectures on topics dealing with processing and fabrication of multiphase and com­ posite electroceramics, fiber reinforced composites and high temperature multiphase ceramics. Results of recent research were presented in oral and poster sessions by leading researchers from several countries. This collection of papers represents the state of the art in our understand­ ing of the processing-structure-property interrelationships for these materials which possess unique and useful electrical, magnetic, optical, mechanical and thermal properties as a result of their multiphase nature. We are grateful for the financial support of the National Science Foundation, the Office of Naval Research, the Air Force Office of Scien­ tific Research, and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency for this conference. We gratefully acknowledge Prof. Robert Davis' leader­ ship role in steering and expanding this university conference series on ceramic science. We thank Ron Avillion and Linda Rose for their expert assistance in planning and coordinating the meeting. Thanks are due to Ms. Marian Reed, Ms. Judy Bell and Ms.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Richard E. Tressler
    • 1
  • Gary L. Messing
    • 1
  • Carlo G. Pantano
    • 1
  • Robert E. Newnham
    • 1
  1. 1.The Pennsylvania State UniversityUniversity ParkUSA

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1986
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
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  • Print ISBN 978-1-4612-9309-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4613-2233-7
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