Accession Number : AD0683511

Title :   STUDY OF FRACTURE AS RELATED TO POLYMER STRUCTURE.

Descriptive Note : Quarterly rept. no. 2, 8 Aug-8 Nov 67,

Corporate Author : ILLINOIS INST OF TECH CHICAGO DEPT OF MECHANICS

Personal Author(s) : Broutman,Lawrence J.

Report Date : DEC 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 35

Abstract : The report discusses the concept and development of test methods to determine the failure mechanisms for glassy organic polymeric materials.

Descriptors :   (*PLASTICS, FRACTURE(MECHANICS)), MOLECULAR STRUCTURE, ACRYLIC RESINS, STYRENE PLASTICS, POLYVINYL CHLORIDE, TENSILE PROPERTIES, CRACK PROPAGATION, POISSONS RATIO, LIQUEFIED GASES, NITROGEN, LIQUID IMMERSION TESTS, ELONGATION, TERMINAL BALLISTICS, IMPACT SHOCK

Subject Categories : Plastics
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE