10. Mechanical Properties

  1. John N. Lalena1 and
  2. David A. Cleary2

Published Online: 17 FEB 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470567548.ch10

Principles of Inorganic Materials Design, Second Edition

Principles of Inorganic Materials Design, Second Edition

How to Cite

Lalena, J. N. and Cleary, D. A. (2010) Mechanical Properties, in Principles of Inorganic Materials Design, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470567548.ch10

Author Information

  1. 1

    The Evergreen State College, USA

  2. 2

    Gonzaga University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 FEB 2010
  2. Published Print: 12 JAN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470404034

Online ISBN: 9780470567548

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Keywords:

  • materials used in applications - meeting specific mechanical requirements;
  • mechanical properties and stress and strain;
  • plasticity, materials undergoing permanent deformation without rupture - fabricating pieces into shapes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Stress and Strain

  • Elasticity

  • Plasticity

  • Fracture

  • Practice Problems

  • References