Accession Number : AD0738862

Title :   Measurement of Dynamic Properties of Materials. Volume IV. Alpha Titanium.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : GENERAL MOTORS TECHNICAL CENTER WARREN MICH MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES LAB

Personal Author(s) : Christman,Douglas R. ; Michaels,Thomas E. ; Isbell,William M. ; Babcock,Stephen G.

Report Date : NOV 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 134

Abstract : Results of an experimental study on the dynamic properties of alpha titanium are presented. Areas studied included stress-strain-strain rate and reverse loading behavior, elastic constants, euation of state, compressive and release wave characteristics, and spall fracture. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TITANIUM, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES), REENTRY VEHICLES, LOADS(FORCES), EQUATIONS OF STATE, MECHANICAL WAVES, SPALLATION, MICROSTRUCTURE

Subject Categories : Properties of Metals and Alloys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE