Characterization of porosity in support of mechanical property analysis

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Previous laboratory investigations of tuff have shown that porosity has a dominant, general effect on mechanical properties. As a result, it is very important for the interpretation of mechanical property data that porosity is measured on each sample tested. Porosity alone, however, does not address all of the issues important to mechanical behavior. Variability in size and distribution of pore space produces significantly different mechanical properties. A nondestructive technique for characterizing the internal structure of the sample prior to testing is being developed and the results are being analyzed. The information obtained from this technique can help in both qualitative ... continued below

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Price, R.H.; Martin, R.J. III & Boyd, P.J. December 31, 1992.

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Previous laboratory investigations of tuff have shown that porosity has a dominant, general effect on mechanical properties. As a result, it is very important for the interpretation of mechanical property data that porosity is measured on each sample tested. Porosity alone, however, does not address all of the issues important to mechanical behavior. Variability in size and distribution of pore space produces significantly different mechanical properties. A nondestructive technique for characterizing the internal structure of the sample prior to testing is being developed and the results are being analyzed. The information obtained from this technique can help in both qualitative and quantitative interpretation of test results.

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  • 10. international high-level radioactive waste management conference, Las Vegas, NV (United States), 25-29 Apr 1993

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  • Other: DE93006781
  • Report No.: SAND--92-2153C
  • Report No.: CONF-930408--10
  • Grant Number: AC04-76DP00789
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 138890
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc620576

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Price, R.H.; Martin, R.J. III & Boyd, P.J. Characterization of porosity in support of mechanical property analysis, article, December 31, 1992; Albuquerque, New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc620576/: accessed December 13, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.