Fracture Mechanics for Ceramics, Rocks, and Concrete

    Freiman SW, Fuller ER
    Published: 1981

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    This volume emphasized the use of current fracture mechanics models to understand the failure of important engineering materials such as concrete, SiC, Si3N4 and Si-Al-O-N's.

    Table of Contents

    Freiman S., Fuller E.

    Freiman S., Fuller E.

    Experimental Observation of Crack Velocity and Crack Front Shape Effects in Double-Torsion Fracture Mechanics Tests
    Frechette V., Michalske T., Singh M.

    Determination of High-Temperature KI-v Data for Si-Al-O-N Ceramics
    Karunaratne B., Lewis M.

    Fracture Toughness of Glass Using the Indentation Fracture Technique
    Magnusen P., Pletka B., Smith S.

    Application of Single Edge Notched Beam and Indentation Techniques to Determine Fracture Toughness of Alpha Silicon Carbide
    Seshadri S., Srinivasan M.

    Effect of Stable Crack Growth on Fracture Toughness Determination for Hot-Pressed Silicon Nitride at Elevated Temperatures
    Eschweiler J., Himsolt G., Munz D.

    Precracking of Fracture Toughness Specimens by Wedge Indentation
    Almond E., Roebuck B.

    Test-Microstructural Dependence of Fracture Energy Measurements in Ceramics
    Rice R.

    Specimen Size Effects in Fracture Toughness Testing of Heterogeneous Ceramics by the Notch Beam Method
    McKinney K., Rice R.

    The Character of Cracks In Fracture Toughness Measurements of Ceramics
    Becher P., Rice R., Wu C.

    Compliance Measured Fracture Toughness of Mortar and Fiber Reinforced Mortar
    Naaman A., Visalvanich K.

    Relationship Between Differential Stress Intensity Factor and Crack Growth Rate in Cyclic Tension in Westerly Granite
    Kim K., Mubeen A.

    Static and Dynamic Fracture Behavior of Oil Shale
    Costin L.

    Application of the Hopkinson Split Bar Test to the Mechanical and Fracture Properties of Rocks
    Bílek Z., Buchar J.

    Precursors of Laboratory Rock Failure
    Brady B., Hanson D., Rowell G., Yoder L.

    Fracture Mechanics of Crack Bands in Concrete
    Bažant Z., Cedolin L.

    Extension of the Compliance and Stress Intensity Formulas for the Single Edge Crack Round Bar in Bending
    Ouchterlony F.

    Consequences of Varying Surface Heat Transfer Coefficients, Material Properties, and Cyclical Ambient Temperatures upon Stress Intensity Factors for Edge Cracks
    Bieler T., Emery A., Kobayashi A.


    Committee: E08

    DOI: 10.1520/STP745-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-4811-6

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-0731-1

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