Accession Number : ADA133746

Title :   Effect of Contact Damage on the Strength of Ceramic Materials.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Lawn,Brain R ; Wiederhorn,S M ; Hockey,B J ; Cook,R F ; Richter,H

PDF Url : ADA133746

Report Date : Oct 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 177

Abstract : Contents: Indentation Analysis: Applications in the Strength and Wear of Brittle Materials; Dynamic Fatigue of Brittle Materials Containing Indentation Line Flaws; Controlled Indentation Flaws for Construction of Toughness and Fatigue Master Maps; Fatigue Properties of Ceramics with Natural and Controlled Flaws: A Study on Alumina; Subthreshold Indentation Flaws in the Study of Fatigue Properties of Ultra-High Strength Glass; Kinetics of Shear-Activated Indentation Crack Initiation in Soda-Lime Glass; Universal Fatigue Curves for Ceramics Using Indentation Flaws; and A Modified Indentation Toughness Technique.

Descriptors :   *Ceramic materials, *Strength(Mechanics), Brittleness, Damage assessment, Surfaces, Sliding contacts, Sliding friction, Fatigue(Mechanics), Defects(Materials), Toughness

Subject Categories : Ceramics, Refractories and Glass
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE