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Fractography of Glasses and Ceramics VI / Edition 1

Fractography of Glasses and Ceramics VI / Edition 1

by James R. Varner, Marlene Wightman


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Provides an excellent one-stop resource for understanding the most important current issues in the research and applications of fractography of glasses and ceramics.

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ISBN-13: 9781118273739
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 07/03/2012
Series: Ceramic Transactions Series , #230
Pages: 324
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

James R. Varner is the Kruson Distinguished Professor of Ceramic Engineering at the Kazuo Inamori School of Engineering, New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University. He teaches courses in mechanical properties of glasses and ceramics, mechanics of materials, and optical microscopy of materials. Research and professional interests include strength testing, understanding influences on strength, hardness, fractography, stresses, and processing influences on mechanical properties. He received his Ph.D. in Ceramics from Alfred University and is a Fellow of The American Ceramic Society, a member of the German Society of Glass Technology, serves as Committee Chair for the International Commission on Glass, Technical Committee 6, and is a member of the National Institute of Ceramic Engineers.

Marlene Wightman is the editor of Fractography of Glasses and Ceramics VI, published by Wiley.

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Table of Contents

Preface ix

Dedication Roy W. Rice xi

In Memoriam Janet B. Quinn xiii

A History of the Fractography of Glasses and Ceramics George D. Quinn 1

The Effect of Defects and Materials Texture on the Fracture of Low-Pressure Injection Moulded Alumina Components Tanja Lube Roger Morrell Irina Kraleva 57

Single Edge V-Notch Fractography of Engineering Ceramics Jasbir Singh Aujla Kevin Kibble 65

Roughness of Silica Glass Sub-Critical Fracture Surfaces Gaël Pallares Frédéric Lechenault Matthieu George Elisabeth Bouchaud Cindy L. Rountree Matteo Ciccotti 77

Fractography in the Development of Ion-Exchanged Cover Glass G.S. Glaesemann T.M. Gross J.F. Bayne J.J. Price 85

Crack Branching in Glass Interface Driven by Dynamic Loading Hwun Park Weinong Chen 95

A Strain Energy Release Rate Criterion for Formation of the Mirror/Mist Boundary, Depiction on the (G,R) vs. ΔC Universal Energy Diagram Richard C. Bradt 101

Scratch Damage in Ion-Exchanged Alkali Aluminosilicate Glass: Crack Evolution and the Dependence of Lateral Cracking Threshold on Contact Geometry Timothy M. Gross 113

Fractography Lessons from Knapping Are Tsirk 123

Failure and Damage Mechanisms in Ceramic Nanocomposites Ján Dusza 133

Failure Analysis of Ceramic Laminates Using Quantitative Fractography and Fractal Geometry J. J. Mecholsky, Jr. 149

Fractographic Analysis of Broken Ceramic Dental Restorations George D. Quinn Kathleen Hoffman S. Scherrer U. Lohbauer G. Amberger M. Karl J.R. Kelly 161

Fractography of Ceramic Dental implants Stephan Hecht-Mijic 175

Modes of Failure of Bonding Interfaces in Dentistry Alvaro Delia Bona John J. Mecholsky Jr. 193

Qualitative and Quantitative Fractographic Analysis of All-Ceramic Fixed Partial Dentures Márcia Borba Humberto N. Yoshimura Jason A. Griggs Paulo F. Cesar Álvaro Della Bona 205

Intrinsic Strength, Damage and Failure C.R. Kurkjian 213

The Notched Ball Test-Characterisation of Surface Defects and their Influence on Strength Tanja Lube Stefan Witschnig Peter Supancic Robert Danzer Oskar Schöppl 225

Analytical Model for Improved Residual Surface Stress Approximation Roberto Dugnani Zixiao Pan 235

Thermal Shock Behavior of Si3N4-Specimens-Influence of Annealing and Edges Walter Harrer Robert Danzer Karl Berroth 245

A Fracture Analysis of Gadolinium-Doped Ceria Ceramics to Improve Strength and Reliability Kouichi Yasuda Kazuhiro Uemura Tadashi Shiota 255

Triple Blind Fractography Study of Yttria-Stabilized Zirconia Thin-Film-Modified Porcelain Robert L. Smith Jeffrey Y. Thompson Ryan N. Chan Brian R. Stoner Jeffrey R. Piascik John J. Mecholsky Jr. 265

Residual Failure Due to Incomplete Sintering of Vitreous China Plumbing Fixtures David L. Ahearn Fred Schmidt 273

Laminate Design Effects on the Fracture Patterns of Impact Resistance Glass Panels J.L. Ladner D.L. Ahearn R.C. Bradt 281

Application of Fractography in Pharmaceutical Industry Florian Maurer 289

Using Replicas in Fractography of Glasses and Ceramics-Advantages Pitfalls James R. Varner 299

Author Index 309

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