Ballistic protection performance of a free ceramic particle armor system: An experimental investigation

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Aydın M., Soydemir M.

CERAMICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.47, no.8, pp.11628-11636, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ceramint.2020.12.295
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, Aerospace Database, Chemical Abstracts Core, Communication Abstracts, INSPEC, Metadex, Civil Engineering Abstracts
  • Page Numbers: pp.11628-11636
  • Keywords: Ballistic impact, Ceramic balls, Armor design
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes


In this work, the ballistic protection performance of a free ceramic particle armor (FCPA) system was experimentally investigated. The armor system was designed by free ceramic balls in between two outer plates.