Accession Number : AD0704358

Title :   FRACTURE IN BRITTLE SOLIDS.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jul 67-1 Sep 69,

Corporate Author : INDIANA UNIV BLOOMINGTON

Personal Author(s) : Thomas,T. Y.

Report Date : APR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : An investigation was made of the conditions under which slip and fracture will occur in a brittle solid. Special attention was given to the effects of hydrostatic pressure.

Descriptors :   (*CRYSTAL STRUCTURE, *FRACTURE(MECHANICS)), BRITTLENESS, DUCTILITY, SHEAR STRESSES, TENSILE PROPERTIES, HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE, PLASTIC PROPERTIES, DEFORMATION, CONTINUUM MECHANICS

Subject Categories : Crystallography
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE