Wear-resistant boride composites with high percentage of reinforcement phaseIowa State University Patents
AbstractA highly wear resistant sintered, hot pressed, or otherwise compacted ceramic composite material is described, consisting of two discrete phases of the form AlxMgyB14 where x and y ≦1 or like hard, orthorhombic compounds, and TiB2 or like Group IVB transition metal di-borides, and with an unexpectedly high contentof transition metal di-boride in the range from 40 to 90 percent (28 to 85 volume percent).
Patent NumberUS 7,517,375 B2
AssigneeIowa State University Research Foundation, Inc.
Citation InformationBruce Allan Cook, Joel Lee Harringa, Alan Mark Russell, Justin S. Peters, et al.. "Wear-resistant boride composites with high percentage of reinforcement phase" (2009)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/alan_russell/5/