Metal Science and Heat Treatment

, Volume 59, Issue 11–12, pp 741–744 | Cite as

Development of Ballistic Protection Based on Precipitation-Hardened Composite Material

  • E. A. Chernyshov
  • A. D. Romanov
  • E. A. Romanova
  • V. V. Myl’nikov
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The possibility of application of an aluminum-based precipitation-hardened composite material for purposes of ballistic protection is considered. Experimental data on A6 aluminum-based alloy reinforced with alumina particles are presented.

Key words

aluminum ballistic protection precipitation-hardened material alumina 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. A. Chernyshov
    • 1
  • A. D. Romanov
    • 1
  • E. A. Romanova
    • 1
  • V. V. Myl’nikov
    • 2
  1. 1.Nizhny Novgorod State Technical University Named after R. E. AlekseevNizhny NovgorodRussia
  2. 2.Nizhny Novgorod State University of Architecture and Civil EngineeringNizhny NovgorodRussia

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