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Duncan-Hewitt, W.C., Weatherly, G.C. Evaluating the hardness, Young's modulus and fracture toughness of some pharmaceutical crystals using microindentation techniques. J Mater Sci Lett 8, 1350–1352 (1989). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00721518
- Fracture Toughness
- Microindentation Technique
- Pharmaceutical Crystal