Unformatted text preview: material properties are defined by professional organizations such as ASTM, ANSI, ASM, etc. The properties are defined according to carefully designed standard lab tests that attempt to replicate as nearly as possible the service conditions a material will encounter. These material properties may depend on temperature, moisture, uv radiation, or other factors, even atmospheric oxygen or hydrogen....
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This note was uploaded on 08/10/2009 for the course ENGN 45 taught by Professor Wendy during the Spring '09 term at City College of San Francisco.
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