Low-Orbit Environment Effects on Carbon/SiC Composites: Experimental and Numerical Approaches


The paper presents a joint experimental study of synergic effects on C/SiC composites. Outgassing characteristics are investigated in experimental tests. Correlation between these phenomena and variation in thermal properties of C/SiC composites is studied by means of the inverse method and scanning electron microscope (SEM) analysis.

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Part of this work devoted to estimating thermal properties of materials was funded by the Russian Ministry of Science and Education under the Project Part of State Task (project no. 9.3917.2017/4.6).

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Albano, M., Nenarokomov, A.V., Delfini, A. et al. Low-Orbit Environment Effects on Carbon/SiC Composites: Experimental and Numerical Approaches. J. Engin. Thermophys. 29, 561–575 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1134/S1810232820040049

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