Accession Number : ADA225849


Title :   NATO Advanced Research Workshop. Toughening Mechanisms in Quasi-Brittle Materials, Held in Evanston, Illinois on July 16-20, 1990


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : NORTHWESTERN UNIV EVANSTON IL


Personal Author(s) : Shah, Surendra P


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a225849.pdf


Report Date : 20 Jul 1990


Pagination or Media Count : 614


Abstract : This workshop brought together researchers addressing the problem of fracture in cement, ceramics, and rock so that they could share their knowledge and develop a more general syntheses of the problem. This preprint volume contains contributions from lectures for each of the 9 sessions. The final proceedings of this workshop will be published in a hardcover book by Kluewer Academic Publishers (NATO ASI Series). This book will contain 36 chapters; the finalized contributions of 27 lectures and 9 reporters. (js)


Descriptors :   *BRITTLENESS , MATERIALS , ROCK MECHANICS , FRACTURE(MECHANICS) , ILLINOIS , CEMENTS , WORKSHOPS , NATO , CERAMIC MATERIALS


Subject Categories : Mechanics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE