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 Info: Marcel Dekker, Inc., New York, NY
Pub Type: Books
ceramics, ductile grinding, glass, subsurface damage