16. Thermal Stress and Thermal Shock in Ceramics

  1. John B. Wachtman,
  2. W. Roger Cannon and
  3. M. John Matthewson

Published Online: 11 SEP 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470451519.ch16

Mechanical Properties of Ceramics, Second Edition

Mechanical Properties of Ceramics, Second Edition

How to Cite

Wachtman, J. B., Cannon, W. R. and Matthewson, M. J. (2009) Thermal Stress and Thermal Shock in Ceramics, in Mechanical Properties of Ceramics, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470451519.ch16

Author Information

  1. Rutgers University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 SEP 2009
  2. Published Print: 30 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471735816

Online ISBN: 9780470451519

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Keywords:

  • thermal stress magnitude;
  • ceramic thermal stress and thermal shock;
  • crack propagation under thermal stress

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Magnitude of Thermal Stresses

  • Figure of Merit for Various Thermal Stress Conditions

  • Crack Propagation under Thermal Stress

  • Problems