Accession Number : AD0476167

Title :   THE STRUCTURE AND ANNEALING BEHAVIOR OF EXPLOSIVELY SHOCK MGO CRYSTALS.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 22 Nov 63-22 Nov 65,

Corporate Author : BATTELLE MEMORIAL INST COLUMBUS OH

Personal Author(s) : Klein, Mark J.

Report Date : 23 DEC 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : The structural changes induced in magnesium oxide crystals by plane shock waves were investigated. The experimental shock-loading procedures were designed primarily to study the effects of high strain rates on structure. (Author)

Descriptors :   *SINGLE CRYSTALS), (*MAGNESIUM COMPOUNDS, (*DEFORMATION, SINGLE CRYSTALS), OXIDES, SHOCK WAVES, SHEAR STRESSES, STRAIN(MECHANICS), CRYSTAL STRUCTURE, CRYSTAL DEFECTS, MICROSTRUCTURE.

Subject Categories : Crystallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE