Accession Number : ADA181758

Title :   Summary of the Proceedings of the National Symposium on Fracture Mechanics (17th) Held on 7-9 Aug 84 in Albany, New York.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER WATERVLIET NY CLOSE COMBAT ARMAMENTS CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Underwood,John H ; Chait,Richard ; Smith,C W ; Wilhem,David P ; Andrews,Wayne R

PDF Url : ADA181758

Report Date : Dec 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : This report gives a brief summary of the Symposium and a more detailed description of the proceedings. A summary is given of each of the forty-four papers appearing in the proceedings. The papers are grouped into five categories used as session topics at the Symposium: applications, subcritical crack growth, fracture testing, ductile fracture, and analysis and mechanisms. Keywords: Fracture mechanics, Applications, Ductile fracture, Test methods, and Surface crack.

Descriptors :   *FRACTURE(MECHANICS), DUCTILITY, TEST METHODS, CRACKS, SURFACES, SYMPOSIA, CRACK PROPAGATION, TOUGHNESS, FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS, CRACKING(FRACTURING), ALUMINUM ALLOYS, TITANIUM ALLOYS, DYNAMIC LOADS, SILICON NITRIDES

Subject Categories : Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE