Paper Title:
Does Size Matter? - The Effect of Volume on the Compressive Strength of Open Cell Brittle Ceramics
  Abstract

This study investigates the effect of specimen volume on the compressive strength of open cell brittle ceramics. A series of unconfined compression tests were carried out on specimens ranging in volume. The crushing strength and apparent stiffness were measured and these results are correlated with the volume of material stressed. It was found that as the volume of material tested decreased the strength decreased.

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Periodical
Advanced Materials Research (Volumes 41-42)
Edited by
Xiaozhi Hu, Brent Fillery, Tarek Qasim and Kai Duan
Pages
221-226
DOI
10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.41-42.221
Citation
G. Heness, N. Booth, B. Ben-Nissan, "Does Size Matter? - The Effect of Volume on the Compressive Strength of Open Cell Brittle Ceramics", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 41-42, pp. 221-226, 2008
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April 2008
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