Accession Number : ADA296135

Title :   Failure Data Analysis Based on Engineering and Geometric Principles.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Feb 91-28 Feb 95,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY SPONSORED PROJECTS OFFICE

Personal Author(s) : Barlow, Richard E. ; Mendel, Max B.

PDF Url : ADA296135

Report Date : 25 APR 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : This research was to develop methods based on a new approach to probability to the uncertainty in the factor of safety for engineering devices, structures and materials relative to strength and imposed stress. Also, to develop probability methods capable of analyzing strength/stress problems in three physical dimensions. (KAR) P. 1

Descriptors :   *MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, *GEOMETRY, *FAILURE(MECHANICS), *CIVIL ENGINEERING, STRESSES, DATA PROCESSING, METHODOLOGY, UNCERTAINTY, SIZES(DIMENSIONS), MATERIALS, PROBABILITY, STRENGTH(GENERAL), SAFETY, TRIBOLOGY.

Subject Categories : Numerical Mathematics
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE