Accession Number : AD0776191
Title : Origin and Use of Fracture Mechanics.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : WESTINGHOUSE RESEARCH LABS PITTSBURGH PA
Personal Author(s) : Lange,F. F.
Report Date : 18 FEB 1974
Pagination or Media Count : 22
Abstract : The origin and general applicability of fracture mechanics is discussed with general reference to ceramic materials. (Author)
Descriptors : *Fracture(Mechanics), *Ceramic materials, Crack propagation, Elastic properties, Tensile properties, Strain(Mechanics), Free energy, Microstructure
Subject Categories : Ceramics, Refractories and Glass
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE