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Publication Citation: Ductile-Regime Grinding of Brittle Materials

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Author(s): Kenneth Blaedel; John S. Taylor; Christopher J. Evans;
Title: Ductile-Regime Grinding of Brittle Materials
Published: January 01, 1997
Abstract: Under appropriate conditions, brittle materials may be ground to produce surfaces with no observable fracture damage. This chapter reviews the techniques for producing such surfaces and the mechanisms of material removal involved.
Citation: Chapter 6 in Machining of Ceramics and Composites, S. Jahanmir, Editor
Publisher: Marcel Dekker, Inc., New York, NY
Pages: pp. 139 - 176
Keywords: ceramics;ductile grinding;glass;subsurface damage
Research Areas: Metrology, Manufacturing