Failure Analysis, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 3319039105
  • ISBN-13: 9783319039107
  • DDC: 624.171
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 313 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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This book addresses the failures of structural elements, i.e. those components whose primary mission is to withstand mechanical loads. The book is intended as a self-contained source for those with different technical grades, engineers and scientists but also technicians in the field can benefit from its reading.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Author.
Tools for Preliminary Analysis of a Mechanical Failure.
Tools for the Microscopic Analysis of a Mechanical Failure.
Mechanisms of Damage and Failure.
Damage Resistance Tests of Materials.
Modeling Tools Applied to the Analysis of Mechanical Failures.
Root Cause Analyses.
Damage and Failure Mechanisms in Machinery.
Failure Mitigation and Extension of Service Life.
Consequences of a Failure Analysis.