Accession Number : AD0699417

Title :   PLASTIC DEFORMATION OF SINGLE CRYSTALS BY PLANE-STRAIN COMPRESSION.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 2 Feb 65-31 Dec 69,

Corporate Author : MICHIGAN UNIV ANN ARBOR

Personal Author(s) : Hosford,William F.

Report Date : 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : Single crystals of Mg and Mg-4Li and Mg-.4Th alloys were grown and tested in plane-strain. Tests were also made on textured polycrystalline sheets of these alloys. Crystals of Al-4Cu were prepared by strain-anneal techniques and subjected to plane-strain compression tests. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*METAL CRYSTALS, DEFORMATION), (*SINGLE CRYSTALS, DEFORMATION), MAGNESIUM, MAGNESIUM ALLOYS, ALUMINUM ALLOYS, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, STRAIN(MECHANICS), CRYSTAL STRUCTURE, TWINNING(CRYSTALLOGRAPHY), GRAIN STRUCTURES(METALLURGY), ANISOTROPY, HARDENING, SHEETS, THORIUM ALLOYS, LITHIUM ALLOYS, COPPER ALLOYS

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Crystallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE