Chapter 6.1

Chapter 6.1 - Chapter Outline Mechanical Properties of...

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1 MSE 2090: Introduction to Materials Science Chapter 6, Mechanical Properties Mechanical Properties of Metals How do metals respond to external loads? ± Stress and Strain ¾ Tension ¾ Compression ¾ Shear ¾ Torsion ± Elastic deformation ± Plastic Deformation ¾ Yield Strength ¾ Tensile Strength ¾ Ductility ¾ Toughness ¾ Hardness Chapter Outline Optional reading (not tested): details of the different types of hardness tests, variability of material properties (starting from the middle of page 174)
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2 MSE 2090: Introduction to Materials Science Chapter 6, Mechanical Properties To understand and describe how materials deform (elongate, compress, twist) or break as a function of applied load, time, temperature, and other conditions we need first to discuss standard test methods and standard language for mechanical properties of materials. Introduction Stress, σ (MPa) Strain, ε (mm / mm)
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3 MSE 2090: Introduction to Materials Science Chapter 6, Mechanical Properties Types of Loading Tensile Compressive Shear Torsion
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This note was uploaded on 02/14/2012 for the course MSE 2090 taught by Professor Leoindzhiglei during the Fall '10 term at UVA.

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