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Fractography of Glasses and Ceramics VI

Varner, James R. / Wightman, Marlene

Ceramic Transaction Series (Series Nr. 230)


1. Edition July 2012
324 Pages, Hardcover
Wiley & Sons Ltd

ISBN: 978-1-118-27373-9
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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 ofLow-Pressure Injection Moulded Alumina Components 57
Tanja Lube, Roger Morrell, and Irina Kraleva

Single Edge V-Notch Fractography of Engineering Ceramics65
Jasbir Singh Aujla and Kevin Kibble

Roughness of Silica Glass Sub-Critical Fracture Surfaces77
Gael Pallares, Frédéric Lechenault, Matthieu George,Elisabeth Bouchaud, Cindy L. Rountree, and Matteo Ciccotti

Fractography in the Development of Ion-Exchanged Cover Glass85
G.S. Glaesemann, T.M. Gross, J.F. Bayne, and J.J. Price

Crack Branching in Glass Interface Driven by Dynamic Loading95
Hwun Park and Weinong Chen

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

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

Fractography Lessons from Knapping 123
Are Tsirk

Failure and Damage Mechanisms in Ceramic Nanocomposites133
Jan Dusza

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

Fractographic Analysis of Broken Ceramic Dental Restorations161
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 ofAll-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 Defectsand their Influence on Strength 225
Tanja Lube, Stefan Witschnig, Peter Supancic, Robert Danzer, andOskar Schöppl

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

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

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

Triple Blind Fractography Study of Yttria-Stabilized ZirconiaThin-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 ChinaPlumbing Fixtures 273
David L. Ahearn and Fred Schmidt

Laminate Design Effects on the Fracture Patterns of ImpactResistance 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 andCeramics--Advantages and Pitfalls 299
James R. Varner

Author Index 3
James R. Varner is the Kruson Distinguished Professor of Ceramic Engineering at the Kazuo Inamori School of Engineering, New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University. He teaches courses in mechanical properties of glasses and ceramics, mechanics of materials, and optical microscopy of materials. Research and professional interests include strength testing, understanding influences on strength, hardness, fractography, stresses, and processing influences on mechanical properties. He received his Ph.D. in Ceramics from Alfred University and is a Fellow of The American Ceramic Society, a member of the German Society of Glass Technology, serves as Committee Chair for the International Commission on Glass, Technical Committee 6, and is a member of the National Institute of Ceramic Engineers.

Marlene Wightman is the editor of Fractography of Glasses and Ceramics VI, published by Wiley.

J. R. Varner, Alfred University