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A method of making a tile, the method comprising: providing a plurality of nano-particles, wherein the plurality of nano-particles comprises a plurality of ceramic nano-particles; and performing a spark plasma sintering (SPS) process on the plurality of nano-particles, thereby forming a tile comprising the plurality of nano-particles, wherein the nano-structure of the nano-particles is present in the formed tile. In some embodiments, the tile is bonded to a ductile backing material.

Title
Impact resistant material
Application Number
12/968241
Publication Number
8545652 (B1)
Application Date
December 14, 2010
Publication Date
October 1, 2013
Inventor
Maximilian A Biberger
Scottsdale
AZ, US
Agent
Morrison & Foerster
Assignee
SDCmaterials
AZ, US
IPC
F41H 5/04
C04B 35/64
B29C 67/04
B29C 44/12
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