Accession Number : AD0742895

Title :   On the Influence of the Stress State on the Character of Rupture of Transparent Polymers by a Laser Beam (O Vliyanii Napryazhennogo Sostoyaniya na Kharakter Razrusheniya Prozrachnyk Polimerov Luchem Lazera),

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Pliatsko,G. V. ; Podstrigach,Ya. S. ; Zhirovetskii,V. M.

Report Date : 17 JAN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : Results are presented of theoretical analysis and experimental investigations of the effects of stretching and compressing forces applied to transparent polymers, the polymethylacrylate and polystyrene in particular, on the rupture of their material by a laser beam. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PLASTICS, PHOTON BOMBARDMENT), HEATING, LASERS, COHERENT RADIATION, STYRENE PLASTICS, ACRYLIC RESINS, RUPTURE, STRESSES, USSR

Subject Categories : Plastics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE