Accession Number : AD0699140

Title :   THE SCANNING ELECTRON MICROSCOPE AND ITS APPLICATIONS IN FRACTURE STUDIES OF COMPOSITE MATERIALS,

Corporate Author : NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s) : Larsen,James V.

Report Date : 10 DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 42

Abstract : The principles of operation of the scanning electron microscope are discussed. Detail is given concerning the formation and collection of the various types of emissions arising from electron beam bombardment of solid specimens. Applications of the SEM in fracture studies of composite materials are reviewed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FRACTURE(MECHANICS), ELECTRON MICROSCOPY), (*ELECTRON MICROSCOPES, OPERATION), (*REINFORCED PLASTICS, FRACTURE(MECHANICS)), ELECTRON MICROSCOPY, COMPOSITE MATERIALS, OPERATION

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE