Accession Number:

ADA415228

Title:

Evaluation of Tungsten Alloy Rods

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

TEXAS UNIV AT AUSTIN INST FOR ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2000-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

37.0

Abstract:

This report summarizes the results of metallurgical evaluations conducted to assess the failure mechanism for tungsten alloy rods following dynamic fracture tests. Optical and electron microscopy evaluations were conducted on the six samples supplied. Based on these results, recommendations are provided for modeling the fracture process and for future fracture tests.

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE