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The present study investigates the thermal conductivity and coefficient of thermal expansion of bimodal SiCp reinforced Aluminum matrix composites formed via powder metallurgy method The after effects of proportion of particulate reinforcement as size distribution and sintering parameters on the thermal properties have been explored

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An optical system for measuring the coefficient of thermal expansion CTE of materials has been developed based on electronic speckle interferometry In this system the temperature can be varied from −60°C to 180°C with a Peltier device A specific specimen geometry and an optical arrangement based on the Michelson interferometer are proposed to measure the deformation along two

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In this paper the thermal expansion coefficient of particle reinforced composite was determined using a three phase theoretical model which consists of the transformation of spatial cubic models simulating a particulate composite into a three sphere model designating the main phases of a composite material the filler and the matrix in order to apply the classical theory of elasticity to it

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The thermal dimensional stability is dictated by the effective coefficient of thermal expansion of these materials A predictive model is developed and verified here for the effective thermal expansion coefficient of particulate composites as a function of the thermomechanical and geometrical properties of the individual constituents

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4 2 Coefficient of thermal expansion The thermal expansion results with the varia tion of temperature for the composites ma trix are shown in below fig 2 Its obvious that the CTE of the composites was only a half of that of matrix due to the addition of rein forcement with an increase in temperature The LM13/MgO particulate composite is a

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For the effective thermal expansion coefficient of particulate composites a predictive model which is a function of the thermo mechanical and geometrical properties of the individual constituents is developed and verified by Makarian et al

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Al 2 O 3 matrix composites reinforced with different volume fractions of SiC particulates were investigated for physical properties such as coefficient of thermal expansion CTE and elastic modulus The composites with SiC volume fraction of 0 43 were found to possess a CTE as of as 5 0 x 10 −6 /K and an elastic modulus of 262 GPa

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In this work the authors introduce an octahedral body centered model transformed into a nine layer spherical model to simulate the periodic microstructure of particulate composites This model takes into account the vicinity of internal and neighboring particles in the form of their deterministic configurations inside the matrix along with the concept of interphase on the thermomechanical

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A theoretical model for the evaluation of the thermal expansion coefficient of particulate composites is presented in this paper The proposed model takes into account the influence of neighbouring spherical inclusions on the thermal expansion of the composite consisting of the matrix and filler A microstructural cubic model reproducing its the basic cell at a microscopic scale was

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The effects of the fillers on the thermal properties thermal stability thermal expansion and dynamic mechanical properties of the epoxy composites were studied and it was found that fused silica glass powder and mineral silica increase the thermal stability and dynamic thermal mechanical properties and reduce the coefficient of thermal

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The coefficient of thermal expansion is also often defined as the fractional increase in length per unit rise in temperature The exact definition varies depending on whether it is specified at a precise temperature true coefficient of thermal expansion or α− or over a temperature range mean coefficient of thermal expansion or α

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