Accession Number:

ADA279971

Title:

Developments in Mechanics. Proceedings of the Midwestern Mechanics Conference (22nd) Held in Rolla, Missouri on October 6 - 9, 1991. Volume 16,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MISSOURI UNIV-ROLLA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-10-06

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

The Taylor impact test has been used for a number of years to provide estimates for the dynamic yield stress of ductile, isotropic materials. Initially, these estimates were accomplished from post-test measurements by means of one-dimensional mathematical theory. Through the years this theory has been improved and revised to include a number of material properties. There are too many contributions to specifically mention here.

Subject Categories:

  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE