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Fractography of Glasses and Ceramics VI



Fractography of Glasses and Ceramics VI

James R. Varner, Marlene Wightman

ISBN: 978-1-118-27373-9 July 2012 324 Pages


Provides an excellent one-stop resource for understanding the most important current issues in the research and applications of fractography of glasses and ceramics.

Preface ix

Dedication: Roy W. Rice xi

In Memoriam: Janet B. Quinn xiii

A History of the Fractography of Glasses and Ceramics 1
George D. Quinn

The Effect of Defects and Materials Texture on the Fracture of Low-Pressure Injection Moulded Alumina Components 57
Tanja Lube, Roger Morrell, and Irina Kraleva

Single Edge V-Notch Fractography of Engineering Ceramics 65
Jasbir Singh Aujla and Kevin Kibble

Roughness of Silica Glass Sub-Critical Fracture Surfaces 77
Gael Pallares, Frédéric Lechenault, Matthieu George, Elisabeth Bouchaud, Cindy L. Rountree, and Matteo Ciccotti

Fractography in the Development of Ion-Exchanged Cover Glass 85
G.S. Glaesemann, T.M. Gross, J.F. Bayne, and J.J. Price

Crack Branching in Glass Interface Driven by Dynamic Loading 95
Hwun Park and Weinong Chen

A Strain Energy Release Rate Criterion for Formation of the Mirror/Mist Boundary, Depiction on the (G,R) vs. DeltaC Universal Energy Diagram 101
Richard C. Bradt

Scratch Damage in Ion-Exchanged Alkali Aluminosilicate Glass: Crack Evolution and the Dependence of Lateral Cracking Threshold on Contact Geometry 113
Timothy M. Gross

Fractography Lessons from Knapping 123
Are Tsirk

Failure and Damage Mechanisms in Ceramic Nanocomposites 133
Jan Dusza

Failure Analysis of Ceramic Laminates Using Quantitative Fractography and Fractal Geometry 149
J. J. Mecholsky, Jr.

Fractographic Analysis of Broken Ceramic Dental Restorations 161
George D. Quinn, Kathleen Hoffman, S. Scherrer, U. Lohbauer, G. Amberger M. Karl, and J.R. Kelly

Fractography of Ceramic Dental Implants 175
Stephan Hecht-Mijic

Modes of Failure of Bonding Interfaces in Dentistry 193
Alvaro Delia Bona, John J. Mecholsky Jr.

Qualitative and Quantitative Fractographic Analysis of All-Ceramic Fixed Partial Dentures 205
Marcsa Borba, Humberto N. Yoshimura, Jason A. Griggs, Paulo F. Cesar, and Alvaro Delia Bona

Intrinsic Strength, Damage and Failure 213
C.R. Kurkjian

The Notched Ball Test—Characterisation of Surface Defects and their Influence on Strength 225
Tanja Lube, Stefan Witschnig, Peter Supancic, Robert Danzer, and Oskar Schöppl

Analytical Model for Improved Residual Surface Stress Approximation 235
Roberto Dugnani and Zixiao Pan

Thermal Shock Behavior of Si3N4-Specimens—Influence of Annealing and Edges 245
Walter Harrer, Robert Danzer, and Karl Berroth

A Fracture Analysis of Gadolinium-Doped Ceria Ceramics to Improve Strength and Reliability 255
Kouichi Yasuda, Kazuhiro Uemura, and Tadashi Shiota

Triple Blind Fractography Study of Yttria-Stabilized Zirconia Thin-Film-Modified Porcelain 265
Robert L. Smith, Jeffrey Y. Thompson, Ryan N. Chan, Brian R. Stoner, Jeffrey R. Piascik, and John J. Mecholsky Jr.

Residual Failure Due to Incomplete Sintering of Vitreous China Plumbing Fixtures 273
David L. Ahearn and Fred Schmidt

Laminate Design Effects on the Fracture Patterns of Impact Resistance Glass Panels 281
J.L. Ladner, D.L. Ahearn, and R.C. Bradt

Application of Fractography in Pharmaceutical Industry 289
Florian Maurer

Using Replicas in Fractography of Glasses and Ceramics—Advantages and Pitfalls 299
James R. Varner

Author Index 30