Mechanical Behavior of Materials

Mechanical Behavior of Materials : Engineering Methods for Deformation, Fracture and Fatigue

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Explores the engineering methods used for the analysis and prediction of the mechanical behaviour of materials. It covers fracture mechanics and includes treatment of the relatively new strain-based approach to fatigue. Worked examples, problems and reviews are also more

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  • Paperback | 800 pages
  • 177 x 235mm | 1,157g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • International edition
  • 0130269565
  • 9780130269560

Table of contents

Structure and deformation in materials; a survey of engineering materials; stress-strain equations and models; mechanical testing - tension test and other basic tests; review of complex and principal states of stress and strain; yielding and fracture under combined stresses; fracture of cracked members; fatigue of minerals - introduction and stress-based approach; stress-based approach to fatigue - notched members; fatigue crack growth; plastic deformation behaviour and models for materials; strain-based approach to fatigue; time-dependent behaviour - creep and damping. Appendices: units and conversion factors; frequently used symbolsshow more