Evaluating Materials Properties by Dynamic Testing (ESIS 20)

Evaluating Materials Properties by Dynamic Testing (ESIS 20)

By: Eric Van Walle (editor)Hardback

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Expert discussion and novel solutions for dynamic testing and analysis Evaluating Materials Properties by Dynamic Testing is a collection of fifteen papers incorporating a concentrated body of knowledge to provide a single-volume reference for the field. Presented by the ESIS, this book covers standard methods of dynamic testing and analysis of test data. The work provides a variety of perspectives and covers a broad range of applications in engineering and materials science, offering novel solutions to specific problems. Peer-reviewed by international experts, this book is an authoritative, high-utility reference for anyone in the field.


Experience with instrumented Charpy test obtained by a DVM round-robin and further developments, W. Boehme; variations of the sensitivity of instrumented ISO/DIN- and ASTM- Tups and their influence on the determination of impact energies in tests with ductile steels, J.F. Kalthoff, E. van Walle and G. Wilde; static force calibration of Charpy impactors, S. Winkler and B. Voss; the use of instrumented impact testing on precracked Charpy specimens in engineering integrity assessment, H.J. Schindler; on the use of the instrumented Charpy "V" impact signal for assessment of RPVS embrittlement, A. Fabry, E. van Walle, J. van de Velde, R. Chaouadi, J.L. Puzzolante, Th. van Ransbeeck and A. Verstrepen; automated sample preconditioning and placement for instrumented Charpy machines, J. Morfett, A. Pearce, D. Ciriani and P.L. Giles; instrumented impact testing in radioactive hot cells, equipment and software, G. Wilde, M. Covic and M. Gregor; single specimen fracture toughness determination procedure using instrumented impact test, R. Rintamaa; miniature Charpy design optimization for reactor pressure vessel surveillance applications, M.P. Manahan Sr and R.B. Stonesifer; assessing service exposed component impact properties by means of miniaturized Charpy specimens, E. Lucon; descriptive characteristics of Charpy "V" fracture arrest parameter with respect to crack arrest K12, K. Wallin; plane-strain fracture toughness determination using stress field modified miniature specimens, M.P. Manahan Sr; the development of an instrumented Charpy impact machine, B.K. Neale; analysis of the low-blow Charpy test, S. Winkler, A. Michael and G.B. Lenkey; high temperature impact testing, N. Taylor and C. Rinaldi.

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  • ISBN13: 9781860580048
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 256
  • ID: 9781860580048
  • weight: 510
  • ISBN10: 1860580041

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