Electrochemically Obtained Information Concerning the Atomistics of Fracture in the Presence of Moisture

  • J. O’M. Bockris


There are three types of cracking: (1) pure cracking, e.g., glass; (2) metal-metal embrittlement, e.g., sodium-steel; (3) stress corrosion cracking, e.g., most cracks.


Stress Corrosion Stress Corrosion Crack Hydrogen Embrittlement Partial Molar Volume Cathodic Side 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. O’M. Bockris
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  1. 1.Department of ChemistryTexas A&M UniversityCollege StationUSA

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