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Title: Tough Ceramic Mimics Mother of Pearl

Abstract

Berkeley Lab scientists have mimicked the structure of mother of pearl to create what may well be the toughest ceramic ever produced. http://newscenter.lbl.gov/press-releases/2008/12/05/scientists-create-tough-ceramic-that-mimics-mother-of-pearl/

Authors:
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1047518
Resource Type:
Multimedia
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; MOTHER OF PEARL; CERAMIC; MATERIALS; SCIENCE; BERKELEY LAB; SCIENTISTS; LBNL

Citation Formats

Ritchie, Robert. Tough Ceramic Mimics Mother of Pearl. United States: N. p., 2008. Web.
Ritchie, Robert. Tough Ceramic Mimics Mother of Pearl. United States.
Ritchie, Robert. Fri . "Tough Ceramic Mimics Mother of Pearl". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1047518.
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abstractNote = {Berkeley Lab scientists have mimicked the structure of mother of pearl to create what may well be the toughest ceramic ever produced. http://newscenter.lbl.gov/press-releases/2008/12/05/scientists-create-tough-ceramic-that-mimics-mother-of-pearl/},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {2008},
month = {12}
}

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