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260132 SE Physical materials testing - New methods (2012W)

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik
Continuous assessment of course work

Vorbesprechung: MI 03.10.2012, 11:15 Uhr, Zi. 32 (neben dem Aufzug), Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien


Language: German



Currently no class schedule is known.


Aims, contents and method of the course

Methods to determine selected properties of macro- and micromaterials:Elasticity: basic principles, static and dynamic methods (resonance)Plasticity: basic principles, tensile, bending and shear deformation for micro samples, Indentationmethods.Strain measuring methods: basic principles contacting methods with strain gauges, noncontacting (laserspeckle and laserinterferometer).Cyclic deformation: basic principles hysteresis curves, lifetime estimation and microstructure, crack initiation, physics of failure, micro fracture mechanics.Thermal properties (laser speckle interferometry, correlation technique, AFM).

Assessment and permitted materials

Examination and discussion

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Basics to make own experiments.

Examination topics

Seminar, various presentations, discussions, special seminars.

Reading list

H.Blumenauer,Werkstoffprüfung VEB Verlag,1987 A.Kobayashi, Handbook on experimental Mechanics 1993 ,N.E.Dowling , Mechanical Behaviour of Materials, 1998

Association in the course directory

MF 4, MaG 13, PD251, PD310, LA-Ph212(3), Dok 7.

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