Slow Strain Rate Testing for the Evaluation of Environmentally Induced Cracking Book

Slow Strain Rate Testing for the Evaluation of Environmentally Induced Cracking


  • Author : R. D. Kane
  • Publisher : ASTM International
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Genre: Alloys
  • Pages : 298
  • ISBN 10 : 9780803118706

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Slow Strain Rate Testing for the Evaluation of Environmentally Induced Cracking Excerpt :

In order to predict when and how a material will crack under environmental conditions, engineers used to subject it to pressure for a long time, up to a year in cases; about 20 years ago, a testing method was developed that slowly but inexorably increases the pressure, which seems to cut down the ti

Environment induced Cracking of Materials  Chemistry  mechanics and mechanisms Book

Environment induced Cracking of Materials Chemistry mechanics and mechanisms


  • Author : Sergei A. Shipilov
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Fracture mechanics
  • Pages : 562
  • ISBN 10 : 0080446930

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Environment induced Cracking of Materials Chemistry mechanics and mechanisms Excerpt :

"Proceedings of the Second International conference on Environment-Induced Cracking of Metals (EICM-2), the Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta, Canada, September 19-23, 2004."

Environmentally Assisted Cracking Book

Environmentally Assisted Cracking


  • Author : R. D. Kane
  • Publisher : ASTM International
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 491
  • ISBN 10 : 9780803128743

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Environmentally Assisted Cracking Excerpt :

The November 2000 symposium addressed methodologies for evaluation of environmental assisted cracking (EAC) in equipment and structures exposed to corrosive environments, and recent developments in the generation of relevant materials properties data based on laboratory tests. Twenty-seven papers fr

Handbook of Environmental Degradation of Materials Book

Handbook of Environmental Degradation of Materials


  • Author : Myer Kutz
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release Date : 2012-09-24
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 934
  • ISBN 10 : 9781437734553

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Handbook of Environmental Degradation of Materials Excerpt :

Nothing stays the same for ever. The environmental degradation and corrosion of materials is inevitable and affects most aspects of life. In industrial settings, this inescapable fact has very significant financial, safety and environmental implications. The Handbook of Environmental Degradation of Materials explains how to measure, analyse, and control environmental degradation for a wide range of industrial materials including metals, polymers, ceramics, concrete, wood and textiles exposed to environmental factors such as weather, seawater, and fire. Divided into sections which deal with analysis, types of degradation, protection and surface engineering respectively, the reader is introduced to the wide variety of environmental effects and what can be done to control them. The expert contributors to this book provide a wealth of insider knowledge and engineering knowhow, complementing their explanations and advice with Case Studies from areas such as pipelines, tankers, packaging and chemical processing equipment ensures that the reader understands the practical measures that can be put in place to save money, lives and the environment. The Handbook's broad scope introduces the reader to the effects of environmental degradation on a wide range of materials, including metals, plastics, concrete,wood and textiles For each type of material, the book describes the kind of degradation that effects it and how best to protect it Case Studies show how organizations from small consulting firms to corporate giants design and manufacture products that are more resistant to environmental effects

Environmental Deterioration of Materials Book

Environmental Deterioration of Materials


  • Author : A. Moncmanov√°
  • Publisher : WIT Press
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 337
  • ISBN 10 : 9781845640323

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Environmental Deterioration of Materials Excerpt :

The increasing level of pollution in the environment not only harms the natural world, but also accelerates the deterioration and corrosion of materials used in technical work, as well as objects with historical or artistic value. It is impossible to eliminate the numerous sources of this negative effect, so there are currently increased efforts towards improved preservation, which require a thorough knowledge of the causes of the degradation of individual materials.This book deals with the fundamental principles underlying environmental degradation of widely-used and economically important construction materials such as metals, stone, brick, concrete, timber, cast iron, steel, copper alloys and aluminium. It features information on the methods of deterioration, as well as general information on the economic impact of the damaging processes, and offers some suggested fundamental protection techniques for buildings, industrial and agricultural facilities, monuments and culturally important structures.This book will be of interest to materials and corrosion engineering experts, civil and environmental engineers, students and practicing professionals, designers, architects and restoration engineers. It will also be a useful tool for managers from various sectors of industry, for auditors of environmental management systems, and it can be used as a complementary course book for university students.

Gaseous Hydrogen Embrittlement of Materials in Energy Technologies Book

Gaseous Hydrogen Embrittlement of Materials in Energy Technologies


  • Author : Richard P Gangloff
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-01-16
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 864
  • ISBN 10 : 9780857093899

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Gaseous Hydrogen Embrittlement of Materials in Energy Technologies Excerpt :

Many modern energy systems are reliant on the production, transportation, storage, and use of gaseous hydrogen. The safety, durability, performance and economic operation of these systems is challenged by operating-cycle dependent degradation by hydrogen of otherwise high performance materials. This important two-volume work provides a comprehensive and authoritative overview of the latest research into managing hydrogen embrittlement in energy technologies. Volume 1 is divided into three parts, the first of which provides an overview of the hydrogen embrittlement problem in specific technologies including petrochemical refining, automotive hydrogen tanks, nuclear waste disposal and power systems, and H2 storage and distribution facilities. Part two then examines modern methods of characterization and analysis of hydrogen damage and part three focuses on the hydrogen degradation of various alloy classes With its distinguished editors and international team of expert contributors, Volume 1 of Gaseous hydrogen embrittlement of materials in energy technologies is an invaluable reference tool for engineers, designers, materials scientists, and solid mechanicians working with safety-critical components fabricated from high performance materials required to operate in severe environments based on hydrogen. Impacted technologies include aerospace, petrochemical refining, gas transmission, power generation and transportation. Summarises the wealth of recent research on understanding and dealing with the safety, durability, performance and economic operation of using gaseous hydrogen at high pressure Reviews how hydrogen embrittlement affects particular sectors such as the petrochemicals, automotive and nuclear industries Discusses how hydrogen embrittlement can be characterised and its effects on particular alloy classes

Environmentally Assisted Cracking Book

Environmentally Assisted Cracking


  • Author : W. Barry Lisagor
  • Publisher : ASTM International
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 540
  • ISBN 10 : 9780803112766

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Environmentally Assisted Cracking Excerpt :

Papers included topics of phenomena, basic mechanisms, modeling, test methodologies, materials performance, engineering applications and service experience and failures and reflects the current emphasis with regard to material/environment systems.

Stress Corrosion Cracking Book

Stress Corrosion Cracking


  • Author : V S Raja
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-09-22
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 816
  • ISBN 10 : 9780857093769

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Stress Corrosion Cracking Excerpt :

The problem of stress corrosion cracking (SCC), which causes sudden failure of metals and other materials subjected to stress in corrosive environment(s), has a significant impact on a number of sectors including the oil and gas industries and nuclear power production. Stress corrosion cracking reviews the fundamentals of the phenomenon as well as examining stress corrosion behaviour in specific materials and particular industries. The book is divided into four parts. Part one covers the mechanisms of SCC and hydrogen embrittlement, while the focus of part two is on methods of testing for SCC in metals. Chapters in part three each review the phenomenon with reference to a specific material, with a variety of metals, alloys and composites discussed, including steels, titanium alloys and polymer composites. In part four, the effect of SCC in various industries is examined, with chapters covering subjects such as aerospace engineering, nuclear reactors, utilities and pipelines. With its distinguished editors and international team of contributors, Stress corrosion cracking is an essential reference for engineers and designers working with metals, alloys and polymers, and will be an invaluable tool for any industries in which metallic components are exposed to tension, corrosive environments at ambient and high temperatures. Examines the mechanisms of stress corrosion cracking (SCC) presenting recognising testing methods and materials resistant to SCC Assesses the effect of SCC on particular metals featuring steel, stainless steel, nickel-based alloys, magnesium alloys, copper-based alloys and welds in steels Reviews the monitoring and management of SCC and the affect of SCC in different industries such as petrochemical and aerospace

Stress corrosion Cracking Book

Stress corrosion Cracking


  • Author : Russell H. Jones
  • Publisher : Asm International
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 448
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015037779447

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Details the many conditions under which stress-corrosion cracking (SCC) can occur, the parameters which control SCC, and the methodologies for mitigating and testing for SCC, plus information on mechanisms of SCC with experimental data on a variety of materials. Contains information about environmen

Modern Aspects of Electrochemistry Book

Modern Aspects of Electrochemistry


  • Author : John O'M. Bockris
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-11-11
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 552
  • ISBN 10 : 9781489917249

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Modern Aspects of Electrochemistry Excerpt :

From reviews of previous volumes: 'This volume continues the valuable service that has been rendered by the Modern Aspects series.'-Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry 'Extremely well referenced and very readable....Maintains the overall high standards of the series.'-Journal of the American Chemical Society

Corrosion Tests and Standards Book
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Corrosion Tests and Standards


  • Author : Robert Baboian
  • Publisher : ASTM International
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 887
  • ISBN 10 : 978186723xxxx

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Oil and Gas Pipelines Book

Oil and Gas Pipelines


  • Author : R. Winston Revie
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-04-20
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 852
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118216712

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Oil and Gas Pipelines Excerpt :

A comprehensive and detailed reference guide on the integrity and safety of oil and gas pipelines, both onshore and offshore Covers a wide variety of topics, including design, pipe manufacture, pipeline welding, human factors, residual stresses, mechanical damage, fracture and corrosion, protection, inspection and monitoring, pipeline cleaning, direct assessment, repair, risk management, and abandonment Links modern and vintage practices to help integrity engineers better understand their system and apply up-to-date technology to older infrastructure Includes case histories with examples of solutions to complex problems related to pipeline integrity Includes chapters on stress-based and strain-based design, the latter being a novel type of design that has only recently been investigated by designer firms and regulators Provides information to help those who are responsible to establish procedures for ensuring pipeline integrity and safety