Accession Number : AD0742112

Title :   Use of the Microhardness Method for Estimating the Anisotropy of Plastic Flow of Materials in Local Regions,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Gurev,A. V. ; Malovechko,G. V.

Report Date : 21 APR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : Studies of indentor methods of microhardness measurement have shown that anisotropy of plastic flow must be characterized by dimensional change in two characteristic directions, the direction of preponderant flow and the direction of inhibited flow, which may not be perpendicular to each other.

Descriptors :   (*METALS, *CREEP), TEST METHODS, HARDNESS, ANISOTROPY, USSR, TITANIUM, DEFORMATION

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE