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Elastic Moduli Data for Polycrystalline Oxide Ceramics



R G. Munro


A compilation of elastic moduli data, including Young's modulus, shear modulus, bulk modulus, and Poisson's ratio, is presented for polycrystalline oxide ceramics. The data have been collected from the technical literature, either as reported in textual or tabular formats or as digitized from graphical formats. Special emphasis is placed on the dependence of the moduli on porosity and temperature. For each material having sufficient data, an analytical model describing the simultaneous porosity and temperature dependence is fit to the data to provide a succint and useful representation of the combined data.
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 6853
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bulk modulus, elastic modulus, oxide ceramics, Poisson's ratio, porosity dependence, shear modulus, temperature dependence


Munro, R. (2002), Elastic Moduli Data for Polycrystalline Oxide Ceramics, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD (Accessed May 23, 2024)


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Created June 1, 2002, Updated February 19, 2017