Identifying Opportunities in the Development of Ceramic Matrix Composite (CMC) Materials for Armor Applications

Report No. ARL-TR-7987
Authors: Jeffrey J Swab; Emil J Sandoz-Rosado
Date/Pages: March 2017; 32 pages
Abstract: The purpose of this effort was to summarize the history of ceramic matrix composites (CMCs) for armor and capture the current state of the art in fiber-reinforced CMCs and ceramic fibers to identify potential opportunities future research in CMCs for armor applications.
Distribution: Approved for public release
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Last Update / Reviewed: March 1, 2017