Accession Number:

AD0722692

Title:

Environmental Stress Corrosion Cracking of Glass

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS WASHINGTONDC INST FOR MATERIALS RESEARCH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

55.0

Abstract:

A review is presented on the effect of environment on the strength of glass. The structure of glass and its strength in the absence of environment are discussed briefly. Experimental results on environmental cracking of glass are presented. Theoretical treatments are given and discussed with respect to available experimental data. Author, modified-PL

Subject Categories:

  • Ceramics, Refractories and Glass

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE