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  • Article - 18 Jun 2018
    When ceramic plates emerged as a lightweight alternative to personal body armor and protective vehicle cladding during the 1970’s, consumers began to question the efficiency of steel armor plating.
  • Article - 2 Feb 2018
    Technical ceramics exhibit high-performance properties, making it a viable option for industries requiring materials to withstand high heat, wear & impact.
  • Article - 15 Feb 2013
    In the second instalment of AZoM's series on the applications of composites, we look at the increasing use of composite armour in military vehicles.
  • Article - 29 May 2010
    Masteel's range of high strength steels are engineered to promote excellent high yield characteristics which in turn provide an extremely cost effective option for buyers. Their range includes...
  • Article - 4 Mar 2002
    The excellent properties possessed by titanium make it a highly useful material. Applications in aerospace (e.g. engines and structures)and industrial applications are covered, as are emerging...
  • Article - 28 Feb 2002
    The unique properties of buckytubes can be attributed in part to their structure. The structure of these materials, naming conventions and properties of different tube types are described. Buckytube...
  • Article - 28 Feb 2002
    It is the properties and structure of buckytubes and other fullerene materials that make them of interest. Electrical, thermal and mechanical properties are covered as are chemistry and molecular...
  • Article - 28 Feb 2002
    Buckytubes have potential applications in fields such as field emitters, conductive polymers, energy storage, molecular electronics, thermal materials, structural composites, fibres and fabrics,...
  • Article - 3 Apr 2018
    Bullet-resistant vests, otherwise known as ‘body armor’ are typically used for protective purposes in modern day law enforcement, security, and military. The most efficient and effective...
  • Article - 15 Sep 2021
    This article discusses ballistic steel, how it is made and some of its applications.