Nanomechanical Analysis of High Performance Materials


ISBN: 978-94-007-6918-2 (Print) 978-94-007-6919-9 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-27

      Nanotribological Characterization of Polymeric Nanocoatings: From Fundamental to Application

  3. Contributions from Manufacturers

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 29-29

    2. Chapter

      Pages 31-51

      Mechanical Property Mapping at the Nanoscale Using PeakForce QNM Scanning Probe Technique

    3. Chapter

      Pages 53-62

      Measurement of Hardness of Very Hard Materials

    4. Chapter

      Pages 63-84

      Environmental Nanomechanical Testing of Polymers and Nanocomposites

    5. Chapter

      Pages 85-102

      Resolution Limits of Nanoindentation Testing

    6. Chapter

      Pages 103-119

      Nanoindentation, Nanoscratch and Dynamic Mechanical Analysis of High Performance Silicones

  4. Contributions from Users

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 121-121

    2. Chapter

      Pages 123-152

      Nanomechanical Properties and Deformation Mechanism in Metals, Oxides and Alloys

    3. Chapter

      Pages 153-172

      Nanomechanical Characterization of Soft Materials

    4. Chapter

      Pages 173-188

      Nanoindentation Applied to Closed-Cell Aluminium Foams

    5. Chapter

      Pages 189-207

      Mechanical Properties of Biomaterials Determined by Nano-Indentation and Nano-Scratch Tests

    6. Chapter

      Pages 209-229

      Nanomechanical Characterization of Brittle Rocks

    7. Chapter

      Pages 231-250

      Examining Impact of Particle Deagglomeration Techniques on Microstructure and Properties of Oxide Materials Through Nanoindentation

    8. Chapter

      Pages 251-262

      Nanoindentation of Micro Weld Formed Through Thin Nanolayered Filler

    9. Chapter

      Pages 263-284

      Effects of Residual Stress on Nano-Mechanical Behavior of Thin Films

    10. Chapter

      Pages 285-322

      Multiscale Modeling of Nanoindentation: From Atomistic to Continuum Models

    11. Chapter

      Pages 323-339

      Elastic–Plastic Behaviors of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotube Arrays by Large-Displacement Indentation Test

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 341-345