Accession Number : ADA311250

Title :   Mechanics and Physics of Layered and Graded Materials,

Corporate Author : PERGAMON PRESS INC ELMSFORD NY

Personal Author(s) : Freund, L. B. ; Willis, J. R.

PDF Url : ADA311250

Report Date : 25 AUG 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 175

Abstract : CONTENTS: Preface; Acknowledgements; Processing-microstructure-property relationships in graded materials; Stress and grain growth in thin films; Substrate curvature resulting from the capillary forces of a liquid drop; Small and large deformation of thick and thin- film multi-layers: effects of layer geometry, plasticity and compositional gradients; Some elementary connections between curvature and mismatch strain in compositionally graded thin films; The influence of microstructural scale on the combination of strength and electrical resistivity in copper based composites; Reliability of ceramic multilayer actuators: a nonlinear finite element simulation; The interface crack problem for a non- homogeneous coating bonded to a homogeneous substrate; On the toughness of ductile adhesive joints; Cracking patterns in metal-ceramic laminates: effects of plasticity; and, Summary.

Descriptors :   *LAYERS, *MATERIALS, *MECHANICS, *PHYSICS, SIMULATION, METALS, MICROSTRUCTURE, INTERFACES, COMPOSITE MATERIALS, LAMINATES, FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS, DEFORMATION, CRACKS, THIN FILMS, TOUGHNESS, SUBSTRATES, CERAMIC MATERIALS, COATINGS, RELIABILITY, CURVATURE, NONLINEAR SYSTEMS, SCALE, COPPER, BONDED JOINTS, STRENGTH(GENERAL), PATTERNS, GEOMETRY, PLASTIC PROPERTIES, ELECTRICAL RESISTANCE, DUCTILITY, ACTUATORS, COMPOSITION(PROPERTY), GRAIN GROWTH, GRADIENTS, HOMOGENEITY, ADHESIVE BONDING.

Subject Categories : Miscellaneous Materials

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE