Home List of Titles Concept of functionally graded materials for advanced thermal barrier coating applications
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- Concept of functionally graded materials for advanced thermal barrier coating applications
- Lee, Woo Young; Stinton, David P.; Berndt, C. C.; Erdogan, Fazil; Lee, Yi Der; Mutasim, Zaher Z.
- This feature article explores the concept of creating functionally graded metal-ceramic composite microstructures for thermal barrier coatings used in gas-turbine applications. From a thermomechanical perspective, this concept offers the possibility of significantly improving the life and reliability of thermal barrier coatings. However, prior research reveals that progress has been somewhat limited because of the oxidative instability exhibited by some metal-ceramic composite microstructures. The present study addresses some of the materials criteria and research issues associated with preparing chemically stable, yet mechanically durable, graded metal-ceramic microstructures for realistic application environments.
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- Journal article
- Journal of the American Ceramic Society, Vol. 79, no. 12 (Dec 1996), pp. 3003-3012
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- Ceramic coatings; Cermets; Crystal microstructure; Gas turbines; Graded materials; Intelligent materials; Reliability; TBCs; Thermal barrier coatings; Thermal insulating materials
- Wiley-Blackwell Publishing
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- This research was supported by the Advanced Gas Turbine Systems Program, Office of Industrial Technologies, and in part by the High-Temperature Materials Laboratory Fellowship Program, Office of Transportation Technologies, US Department of Energy, under Contract No. DE-AC05-96OR22464 with Lockheed Martin Energy Research Corporation.
- Peer reviewed