Accession Number : AD0688185

Title :   RELATION OF MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF THE STRUCTURE OF IONIC SOLIDS.

Descriptive Note : Quarterly rept. no. 10, 1 Sep-30 Nov 68,

Corporate Author : PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIV UNIVERSITY PARK MATERIALS RESEARCH LAB

Personal Author(s) : Vedam,K. ; Newnham,R. E.

Report Date : 20 DEC 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The elastic constants of Durango fluorapatite have been determined using the ultrasonic pulse superposition method. Room-temperature adiabatic stiffnesses are given. Comparison is made with measurements on bones and teeth. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PHOSPHATES, CRYSTAL STRUCTURE), MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, CALCIUM COMPOUNDS, ANISOTROPY, ULTRASONIC RADIATION, QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS, ELASTIC PROPERTIES, BONES, TEETH

Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry
      Crystallography
      Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE