Ageing Studies and Lifetime Extension of Materials

  • Leslie G. Mallinson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Plenary Session

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Rodney C. Ewing
      Pages 15-22
    3. Siegfried S. Hecker, Joseph C. Martz
      Pages 23-52
  3. Observation and Understanding of Real-Time and Accelerated Ageing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 53-53
    2. Philippe Mazabraud, Patrick Hourquebie, Hakim Janah
      Pages 63-69
    3. Philip C. Miller Tate, Sina Talal, Christopher J Page, R Keith Scarrow
      Pages 81-86
    4. R. S. Lehrle, I. W. Parsons, M. Rollinson
      Pages 87-96
    5. M. Patel, A. R. Skinner
      Pages 97-101
    6. G. R. Kennedy, P. R. Deacon, N. J. Herbert, A. L. Lewis, T. E. Lilly, A. F. Macdonald et al.
      Pages 123-127
    7. H. T. Goldrein, P. J. Rae, S. J. P. Palmer, A. L. Lewis
      Pages 129-136
    8. P. O’Neill, C. Birkinshaw, J. J. Leahy
      Pages 161-169
    9. C. Andrews, G. Kirby, D. Breach, T. Taylor, J. Bradley
      Pages 171-182
    10. B. A. Nadykto, O. B. Nadykto
      Pages 183-189
    11. R. N. Mulford, W. Brown, T. Huntley, J. Wendelberger
      Pages 199-207
    12. Didier Chaulet, Anne Bouquillon, Jean-Hugues Thomassin, Philippe Le Coustumer, Guillaume Devès, Patrick Baillif
      Pages 209-214
    13. W. E. Lee, S. Zhang
      Pages 215-218
    14. Graeme A. George, Gregory A. Cash, Heping Liu, Ben G. S. Goss, David Birtwhistle, Andrej Krivda
      Pages 225-237
  4. Experimental Techniques

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 239-239
    2. Norman C. Billingham, Vincent Dudler
      Pages 241-248
    3. Karin Jacobson, Bengt Stenberg, Björn Terselius, Torbjörn Reitberger
      Pages 253-259
    4. Alan M. Emsley, Richard J. Heywood, Gary C. Stevens
      Pages 277-282
    5. Paul R. Deacon, Hemant J. Desai, Russell N. Garman, John R. Jones
      Pages 283-290
    6. K. Croes, J. V. Manca, W. De Ceuninck, L. De Schepper, L. Tielemans
      Pages 291-296
    7. B. P. McGrail, P. F. Martin, C. W. Lindenmeier, H. T. Schaef
      Pages 313-320
    8. Mikhail V. Motyakin, John L. Gerlock, Shulamith Schlick
      Pages 353-357
    9. Didier Chaulet, Serguei Martemianov, Jean-Hugues Thomassin
      Pages 367-372
  5. Modelling and Theoretical Studies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 373-373
    2. Colin C. Goodwin, Roy G. Faulkner, Mike W. Spindler
      Pages 389-395
    3. B. A. Nadykto, O. B. Nadykto
      Pages 415-417

About this book


The first International Conference on Ageing Studies and Lifetime Extension of Materials was held on th July 12-14 , 1999 at St. Catherine's College, Oxford, United Kingdom. Over 230 delegates attended during the three days and heard nearly ninety papers, together with over thirty poster presentations. Sixteen of these papers were keynotes from invited speakers eminent in their field of research. The proceedings were organised into six separate sessions: observation and understanding of real-time and accelerated ageing; experimental techniques; modelling and theoretical studies; lifetime prediction and validation; lifetime extension; and material design for ageing. In doing this, it was hoped to cover most issues of scientific concern inthefield ofmaterials ageing. One important aspect was that the conference did not concentrateon any particular group or type ofmaterial; rather the aim was to attract contributions from workers engaged in ageing studies with as wide a range of materials as possible. In this way, it was hoped that delegates could interactwith and learnfrom those whom they perhapswould not normally come across and that metallurgists could learn from polymer scientists, ceramicists could talk to modellers, and so on, in this important field. A read through the diverse papers contained within these proceedings will confirm that this aim was happily satisfied. Why hold such a meeting? In the modem world, engineered systems are expected to last longer.


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  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic / Plenum Publishers, New York 2001
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
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  • Print ISBN 978-1-4613-5444-4
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