With contributions from leading experts in their respective fields, Metal and Ceramic Matrix Composites provides a comprehensive overview of topics on specific materials and trends. It is a subject regularly included as a final year option in materials science courses and is also of much industrial and academic interest.

The book begins wit

chapter 1|15 pages

Metal matrix composites for aeroengines

chapter 2|23 pages

Metal matrix composites in motorbikes

chapter 6|29 pages

Composite superconductors

chapter 20|17 pages

Porous particle composites

chapter 21|16 pages

Active composites

chapter 22|24 pages

Ceramic based nanocomposites

chapter 23|12 pages

Oxide eutectic ceramic composites