4. Tensile and Compression Tests

  1. Dominique François
  1. Dominique François

Published Online: 27 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470611036.ch4

Structural Components: Mechanical Tests and Behavioral Laws

Structural Components: Mechanical Tests and Behavioral Laws

How to Cite

François, D. (2008) Tensile and Compression Tests, in Structural Components: Mechanical Tests and Behavioral Laws (ed D. François), ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470611036.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781848210158

Online ISBN: 9780470611036

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Keywords:

  • constitutive laws;
  • transition curves;
  • cross-sectional area;
  • compression tests;
  • cylindrical test

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Description of the tensile test

  • Standard data

  • Determination of constitutive equations

  • Damage determination

  • Compression test

  • Conclusion

  • Notations

  • Bibliography