22. Hardness and Wear

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

Published Online: 11 SEP 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470451519.ch22

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) Hardness and Wear, in Mechanical Properties of Ceramics, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470451519.ch22

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

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • spherical indenters versus sharp indenters;
  • hardness and wear;
  • deformation around indentation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Spherical Indenters versus Sharp Indenters

  • Methods of Hardness Measurement

  • Deformation around Indentation

  • Cracking around Indentation

  • Indentation Size Effect

  • Wear Resistance

  • Problems