Accession Number : AD0781803
Title : Materials Characterization Utilizing Computer Controlled Multivariable Excitation with Man-Machine Interaction.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : WASHINGTON UNIV ST LOUIS MO MATERIALS RESEARCH LAB
Personal Author(s) : Wann,Donald F.
Report Date : JUN 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 77
Abstract : The goals of the contract were to integrate a multivariable testing machine and a small digital computer and to carry out research on: Interfacing of computer and testing equipment; Developing fundamental procedures for the automatic control of material testing; Creating man-machine interactions programs for the testing environment; and, Applying such man-machine techniques to perform materials research useful in the analysis of deformation and strength response of anisotropic solids. (Modified author abstract)
Descriptors : *Test methods, Automatic, Control, Computers, Computer applications, Man machine systems, Materials, Fracture(Mechanics), Variations, Interactions, Test equipment, Deformation, Strength(Mechanics)
Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE