Fundamental Mechanical Properties of Materials

  • Rolf E. Hummel


Yield Strength Brittle Material True Strain True Stress Permanent Deformation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rolf E. Hummel
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  1. 1.College of EngineeringUniversity of FloridaGainesvilleUSA

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