Journal of Materials Science

, Volume 30, Issue 24, pp 6339–6344 | Cite as

Production of copper-matrix composites by in situ processing

  • A. Chrysanthou
  • G. Erbaccio


Reaction synthesis routes were studied as a means of production of copper-matrix composites. Routes for providing fine and uniform dispersions of TiC, TiB2 and WC in a copper-rich matrix were identified. The reasons for achieving good dispersions of TiC and TiB2 in the matrix were explained. The merits of each method were assessed in terms of the potential advantages offered.


Polymer Material Processing Good Dispersion Reaction Synthesis Synthesis Route 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Chrysanthou
    • 1
  • G. Erbaccio
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Materials Engineering and Materials DesignUniversity of NottinghamUniversity ParkUK

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