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Ceramics pp 159-165 | Cite as

Proof-Test Procedure

  • Dietrich Munz
  • Theo Fett
Part of the Springer Series in Materials Science book series (SSMATERIALS, volume 36)

Abstract

Due to the large scatter in strength of ceramics, failure of components must be expected even under low loading. The possibility of excluding such failure events is given by the application of a proof-test procedure [9.1-9.3].

Keywords

Failure Probability Slow Crack Growth Subcritical Crack Growth Proof Stress Constant Load Test 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dietrich Munz
    • 1
  • Theo Fett
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Reliability and Failure AnalysisKarlsruhe UniversityKarlsruheGermany
  2. 2.Institute of Materials Research Forschungszentrum KarlsruheKarlsruheGermany

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