Accession Number : AD0774538

Title :   Physical Basis of Adhesion.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE DEPT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Orowan,E.

Report Date : JUL 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : This paper discusses adhesion in relation to fracture of glassy polymers. Polystyrene is examined for crack propagation and crazing.

Descriptors :   *Fracture(Mechanics), *Adhesion, *Polymers, Polystyrene

Subject Categories : Plastics
      Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE