Journal of Materials Science

, Volume 10, Issue 6, pp 1049–1081

Indentation fracture: principles and applications

  • Brian Lawn
  • Rodney Wilshaw
Review

DOI: 10.1007/BF00823224

Cite this article as:
Lawn, B. & Wilshaw, R. J Mater Sci (1975) 10: 1049. doi:10.1007/BF00823224

Abstract

The basic principles and practical applications of indentation fracture are reviewed.

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© Chapman and Hall Ltd. 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • Brian Lawn
    • 1
  • Rodney Wilshaw
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Materials Science, School of Applied SciencesUniversity of SussexFalmerUK