Creep Deformation of Engineering Ceramics

  • B. Wilshire


High-precision constant-stress data obtained for magnesia and silicon nitride ceramics are used to demonstrate that the θ Projection Concept provides a successful alternative to the inadequate theoretical and practical approaches traditionally adopted to explain and predict the creep behaviour of ceramic materials.


Creep Rate Silicon Nitride Creep Strain Creep Behaviour Creep Curve 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Wilshire
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Materials EngineeringUniversity CollegeSwanseaUK

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