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Journal of Ceramics
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 618154, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/618154
Research Article

Alumina-Based Ceramics for Armor Application: Mechanical Characterization and Ballistic Testing

1Núcleo de Pesquisa em Materiais Cerâmicos e Vítreos (CERMAT), Programa de Pós-Graduação em Ciência e Engenharia de Materiais (PGMAT), Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC), 88040-900 Florianópolis, SC, Brazil
2CMC Tecnologia, Avenida Roberto Galli 1220, 88845-000 Cocal do Sul, SC, Brazil
3Programa de Pós-Graduação em Ciência e Engenharia de Materiais (PPGCEM), Laboratório de Cerâmica Técnica (CerTec), Universidade do Extremo Sul Catarinense (UNESC), Avenida Universitária, 1105, 88806-000 Criciúma, SC, Brazil

Received 28 October 2013; Accepted 15 December 2013; Published 9 January 2014

Academic Editor: Shaomin Liu

Copyright © 2014 M. V. Silva et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

How to Cite this Article

M. V. Silva, D. Stainer, H. A. Al-Qureshi, O. R. K. Montedo, and D. Hotza, “Alumina-Based Ceramics for Armor Application: Mechanical Characterization and Ballistic Testing,” Journal of Ceramics, vol. 2014, Article ID 618154, 6 pages, 2014. doi:10.1155/2014/618154