McQullin, Brian Richard (1974) Fracture surface zones and crack-branching in some brittle plastics. Doctoral thesis, Keele University.

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The phenomenon of crack-branching is examined. Other, pre-branching, fracture surface zones which arise on the tensile fracture surfaces of polymethylmethacrylate, polystyrene, and an epoxy resin are then described, and an attempt is made to account for their formation.

Item Type: Thesis (Doctoral)
Subjects: Q Science > QC Physics
Divisions: Faculty of Natural Sciences > School of Chemical and Physical Sciences
Depositing User: Lisa Bailey
Date Deposited: 03 Apr 2019 08:22
Last Modified: 03 Apr 2019 08:22

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