Stiff Testing Machines, Stick Slip Sliding, and the Stability of Rock Deformation

  1. N.L. Carter,
  2. M. Friedman,
  3. J.M. Logan and
  4. D.W. Stearns
  1. Neville G. W. Cook

Published Online: 17 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM024p0093

Mechanical Behavior of Crustal Rocks: The Handin Volume

Mechanical Behavior of Crustal Rocks: The Handin Volume

How to Cite

Cook, N. G. W. (1981) Stiff Testing Machines, Stick Slip Sliding, and the Stability of Rock Deformation, in Mechanical Behavior of Crustal Rocks: The Handin Volume (eds N.L. Carter, M. Friedman, J.M. Logan and D.W. Stearns), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM024p0093

Author Information

  1. Department of Materials Science and Mineral Engineering, University Of California, Berkeley, California 94720

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1981

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900247

Online ISBN: 9781118663806

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Keywords:

  • Rock deformation—Addresses, essays, lectures;
  • Earth—Crust—Addresses, essays, lectures;
  • Geodynamics—Addresses, essays, lectures;
  • Handin, John

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Stiff and Servo-Controlled Testing Machines

  • Stick Slip

  • Conclusion