Accession Number : ADA293872

Title :   Numeric Materials Property Database Design and Development. Requirements Analysis, Software Assessment, and Technology Alternatives Assessment (Phase 1).

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : METAL MATRIX COMPOSITES INFORMATION ANALYSIS CENTER WEST LAFAYETTE IN

Personal Author(s) : Bryant, Grant H. ; Mindlin, Harold

Report Date : MAR 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 197

Abstract : This report presents the results of an analysis of numeric materials property database requirements and an evaluation of database management systems. It presents also a list of generic database data elements and their organization. The efforts were initiated to support, improve, and expand the computerized numeric materials property database systems developed at the four Advanced Materials Information Analysis Centers (IACs): Ceramics IAC, High Temperature Materials IAC, Metals IAC, and Metal Matrix Composites IAC.

Descriptors :   *DATA BASES, *SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, *METAL MATRIX COMPOSITES, *COMPUTER PROGRAM VERIFICATION, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, REQUIREMENTS, METALS, DATA MANAGEMENT, MATERIALS, HIGH TEMPERATURE, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, CERAMIC MATERIALS, TECHNICAL INFORMATION CENTERS.

Subject Categories : Computer Systems
      Laminates and Composite Materials

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE