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The Production of Ceramic Ware by Slip-Casting

Description: This report discusses the production of ceramic ware through the process of slip-casting. The report separately describes the processes of creating zirconia ware, beryllia ware, alundum ware, thoria ware, and specially shaped ceramic ware.
Date: October 20, 1945
Creator: Calderwood, Wayne
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A Mathematical Theory of Plasticity Based on the Concept of Slip

Description: Note presenting a theory of plasticity based on the concept of slip as proposed for the relationship between stress and strain for initially isotropic materials in the strain-hardening range. The theory is an extension to polyaxial stress conditions of the conventional uniaxial stress-strain relation, and time-dependent effects, such as creep and stress relaxation, are not considered.
Date: April 1949
Creator: Batdorf, S. B. & Budiansky, Bernard
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A Study of Slip Formation in Polycrystalline Aluminum

Description: Note presenting experimental results that shed light on the assumptions that have been made in several attempts to bridge the gap between physical and mathematical theories of plasticity. The experimental results are compatible with, but do not verify, the conception that plastic deformation in strain-hardening materials is primarily due to slip. Results regarding the mechanism of plastic deformation, development of slip in a polycrystal, number of slip systems in operation, and equality of stresses or strains in all grains are provided.
Date: December 1951
Creator: Johnson, Aldie E., Jr. & Batdorf, S. B.
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The Interpretation of Biaxial-Tension Experiments Involving Constant Stress Ratios

Description: "The slip theory of plasticity is applied to the problem of calculating the strains associated with biaxial tension for the case of constant stress ratios and is found to be in better agreement with experiment than the octahedral-shear and maximum-shear theories usually employed to analyze such data" (p. 1).
Date: February 1950
Creator: Batdorf, S. B.
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Wind Tunnel Tests on an Airfoil Equipped With a Split Flap and a Slot

Description: "The investigation described in this report is concerned with the changes in the aerodynamic characteristics of an airfoil which are produced by a gauze-covered suction slot, located near the leading edge, and connected by an air passage to a split flap at the trailing edge. The tests were conducted at the Langley Memorial Aeronautical Laboratory. At the larger values of lift coefficient where the action of the slot might be expected to be most effective, the pressure differences were such that the air flowed out of the slot rather than in through it, and in consequence, the maximum lift coefficient was decreased" (p. 1).
Date: October 1929
Creator: Bamber, Millard J.
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Modal parameters for a flat plate supported by an oil film.

Description: This paper examines the resonant frequencies, Mode shapes, and damping values for a square plate suppcirted by an oil film. Such a study is motivated by interesl: in oil-supported slip tables used for vibration testing. Rtssonant frequencies and percent critical damping were measured for four cases: plate freely suspended; plate with free end conditions and suppoited by an oil film; plate fixed at several locations; and plate fixed at several locations while supported by an oil film. Analytical estimates of the modal properties and modal propertie!j derived from measured data are compared and discrepancies discussed.
Date: January 1, 2003
Creator: Jauhola, A. G. (Andrew G.); Kinzel, E. C. (Edward C.); Reding, D. (Derek) & Hunter, N. F. (Norman F.)
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Slip stacking experiments at Fermilab main injector

Description: In order to achieve an increase in proton intensity, Fermilab Main Injector will use a stacking process called ''slip stacking''. The intensity will be doubled by injecting one train of bunches at a slightly lower energy, another at a slightly higher energy, then bringing them together for the final capture. Beam studies have started for this process and we have already verified that, at least for a low beam intensity, the stacking procedure works as expected. For high intensity operation, development work of the feedback and feedforward systems is under way.
Date: June 2, 2003
Creator: al., Kiyomi Koba et
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Slip stacking

Description: We have started beam studies for ''slip stacking''[1] in the Main Injector in order to increase proton intensity on a target for anti-proton production. It has been verified that the system for slip stacking is working with low intensity beam. For a high intensity operation, we are developing a feedback[2][3] and feedforward system.
Date: September 19, 2002
Creator: Steimel, Kiyomi Koba and James
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Problem of Slip Flow in Aerodynamics

Description: Memorandum presenting a survey of the present status of theory in the field of slip-flow aerodynamics, which leads to the conclusion that the Navier-Stokes equations of motion together with first-order velocity slip and temperature jump at any boundary are sufficient insofar as experimental confirmation is available.
Date: March 4, 1957
Creator: Street, Robert E.
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Estimate of Slip Effect on Compressible Laminar-Boundary-Layer Skin Friction

Description: Note presenting a consideration of Rayleigh's problem for a compressible viscous gas, subject to slip at the wall. Expressions for slip velocity and skin friction are derived with the gas temperature at the wall and the product of viscosity times density assumed constant, or nearly so. The results of the solution are interpreted to define the border region between continuum and slip flow and to estimate the effect of slip.
Date: January 1952
Creator: Mirels, Harold
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6 Batch Injection and Slipped Beam Tune Measurements in Fermilab?s Main Injector

Description: During NOVA operations it is planned to run the Fermilab Recycler in a 12 batch slip stacking mode. In preparation for this, measurements of the tune during a six batch injection and then as the beam is decelerated by changing the RF frequency have been carried out in the Main Injector. The coherent tune shifts due to the changing beam intensity were measured and compared well with the theoretically expected tune shift. The tune shifts due to changing RF frequency, required for slip stacking, also compare well with the linear theory, although some nonlinear affects are apparent at large frequency changes. These results give us confidence that the expected tunes shifts during 12 batch slip stacking Recycler operations can be accommodated.
Date: May 1, 2012
Creator: Scott, D. J.; Capista, D.; Kourbanis, I.; Seiya, K. & Yan, M.-J.
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Mechanical Deformation of KD2xH2(1-x)PO4

Description: The deformation behavior of rapidly-grown tetragonal KD{sub 2x} H{sub 1(1-x)} PO{sub 4} (KDP and DKDP) single crystals, with a deuteration degree x of 0.0, 0.3, and 0.6, is studied by nanoindentation with a 1 {micro}m radius spherical indenter. Within experimental error, the deformation behavior is found to be independent of deuterium content and different for (001) and (100) surfaces. Multiple discontinuities (so called ''pop-in'' events) in force-displacement curves are observed during indentation loading, but not during unloading. Slip is identified as the major mode of plastic deformation in DKDP, and pop-in events are attributed to the initiation of slip.
Date: November 10, 2003
Creator: Kucheyev, S; Siekhaus, W; Land, T & Demos, S
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Calculation of the Slip System Activity in Deformed Zinc Single Crystals Using Digital 3-D Image Correlation Data

Description: A 3-D image correlation system, which measures the full-field displacements in 3 dimensions, has been used to experimentally determine the full deformation gradient matrix for two zinc single crystals. Based on the image correlation data, the slip system activity for the two crystals has been calculated. The results of the calculation show that for one crystal, only the primary slip system is active, which is consistent with traditional theory. The other crystal however, shows appreciable deformation on slip systems other than the primary. An analysis has been conducted which confirms the experimental observation that these other slip system deform in such a manner that the net result is slip which is approximately one third the magnitude and directly orthogonal to the primary system.
Date: February 21, 2006
Creator: Florando, J; Rhee, M; Arsenlis, A; LeBlanc, M & Lassila, D
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Behavior of Repeating Earthquake Sequences in Central California and the Implications for Subsurface Fault Creep

Description: Repeating earthquakes (REs) are sequences of events that have nearly identical waveforms and are interpreted to represent fault asperities driven to failure by loading from aseismic creep on the surrounding fault surface at depth. We investigate the occurrence of these REs along faults in central California to determine which faults exhibit creep and the spatio-temporal distribution of this creep. At the juncture of the San Andreas and southern Calaveras-Paicines faults, both faults as well as a smaller secondary fault, the Quien Sabe fault, are observed to produce REs over the observation period of March 1984-May 2005. REs in this area reflect a heterogeneous creep distribution along the fault plane with significant variations in time. Cumulative slip over the observation period at individual sequence locations is determined to range from 5.5-58.2 cm on the San Andreas fault, 4.8-14.1 cm on the southern Calaveras-Paicines fault, and 4.9-24.8 cm on the Quien Sabe fault. Creep at depth appears to mimic the behaviors seen of creep on the surface in that evidence of steady slip, triggered slip, and episodic slip phenomena are also observed in the RE sequences. For comparison, we investigate the occurrence of REs west of the San Andreas fault within the southern Coast Range. Events within these RE sequences only occurred minutes to weeks apart from each other and then did not repeat again over the observation period, suggesting that REs in this area are not produced by steady aseismic creep of the surrounding fault surface.
Date: July 9, 2007
Creator: Templeton, D C; Nadeau, R & Burgmann, R
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Finite element modeling for validation of structural damage identification experimentation.

Description: The project described in this report was performed to couple experimental and analytical techniques in the field of structural health monitoring and darnage identification. To do this, a finite dement model was Constructed of a simulated three-story building used for damage identification experiments. The model was used in conjunction with data from thie physical structure to research damage identification algorithms. Of particular interest was modeling slip in joints as a function of bolt torque and predicting the smallest change of torque that could be detected experimentally. After being validated with results from the physical structure, the model was used to produce data to test the capabilities of damage identification algorithms. This report describes the finite element model constructed, the results obtained, and proposed future use of the model.
Date: January 1, 2001
Creator: Stinemates, D. W. (Daniel W.) & Bennett, J. G. (Joel G.)
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Halliburton Composite Bridge Plug Assembly

Description: The overall objectives of this CRADA were to assist Halliburton in analyzing a composite bridge plug and to determine why their original design was failing in the field. In Phase 1, finite element analyses were done on the original composite slip design and several alternative designs. The composite slip was the component in the bridge plug that was failing. The finite element code ABAQUS was used for these calculations and I-DEAS was used as the pre- and post-processor in the analyses. Several different designs and materials were analyzed and recommendations were made towards improving the design. In Phase 2, the objective was to develop finite element models that would accurately represent the deformations in the entire all-composite 4-1/2' diameter bridge plug assembly. The finite element code LS-DYNA was used and the results from this effort were intended to expand Halliburton's composite design and analysis capabilities with regard to developing future composite components for downhole tools. In addition to the finite element modeling, this effort involved the utilization of micromechanics to determine the necessary composite material properties that were needed as input for finite element codes.
Date: January 15, 2005
Creator: Starbuck, J.M.; Luttrell, C.R. & Aramayo, G.
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Long-term slip rate of the southern San Andreas Fault, from 10Be-26Al surface exposure dating of an offset alluvial fan

Description: We determine the long-term slip rate of the southern San Andreas Fault in the southeastern Indio Hills using {sup 10}Be and {sup 26}Al isotopes to date an offset alluvial fan surface. Field mapping complemented with topographic data, air photos and satellite images allow to precisely determine piercing points across the fault zone that are used to measure an offset of 565 {+-} 80 m. A total of twenty-six quartz-rich cobbles from three different fan surfaces were collected and dated. The tight cluster of nuclide concentrations from 19 samples out of 20 from the offset fan surface implies a simple exposure history, negligible prior exposure and erosion, and yield an age of 35.5 {+-} 2.5 ka. The long-term slip rate of the San Andreas Fault south of Biskra Palms is thus 15.9 {+-} 3.4 mm/yr. This rate is about 10 mm/yr slower than geological (0-14 ka) and short-term geodetic estimates for this part of the San Andreas Fault implying changes in slip rate or in faulting behavior. This result puts new constraints on the slip rate of the San Jacinto and on the Eastern California Shear Zone for the last 35 ka. Our study shows that more sites along the major faults of southern California need to be targeted to better constrain the slip-rates over different time scales.
Date: January 13, 2006
Creator: der Woerd, J v; Klinger, Y; Sieh, K; Tapponnier, P; Ryerson, F & M?riaux, A
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Comments on the slip factor and the relation Delta phi = -h Delta theta

Description: The definition of the slip factor can be obtained from the phase equation. However, a derivation using the relation {Delta}{phi} = -h{Delta}{theta} leads to a different slip-factor definition. This apparent paradox is examined in detail and resolved. Here {Delta}{phi} is the rf phase difference and {Delta}{theta} is the azimuthal phase difference around the accelerator ring between an off-momentum particle and the synchronous particle, while h is the rf harmonic.
Date: September 1, 2009
Creator: Ng, K.Y.
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A dynamic dispersion insert in the Fermilab Main Injector for momentum collimation

Description: The Fermilab Main Injector (MI) accelerator is designed as a FODO lattice with zero dispersion straight sections. A scheme will be presented that can dynamically alter the dispersion of one of the long straight sections to create a non-zero dispersion straight section suitable for momentum collimation. During the process of slip stacking DC beam is generated which is lost during the first few milliseconds of the ramp. A stationary massive primary collimator/absorber with optional secondary masks could be utilized to isolate beam loss due to uncaptured beam.
Date: June 1, 2007
Creator: Johnson, D. E.
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Description: Ultra-high strength metallic multilayers are ideal for investigating the effects of length scales in plastic deformation of metallic materials. Experiments on model systems show that the strengths of these materials increase with decreasing bilayer period following the Hall-Petch model. However, as the layer thickness is reduced to the nm-scale, the number of dislocations in the pile-up approaches one and the pile-up based Hall-Petch model ceases to apply. For nm-scale semi-coherent multilayers, we hypothesize that plastic flow occurs by the motion of single dislocation loops, initially in the softer layer, that deposit misfit type dislocation arrays at the interface and transfer load to the harder phase. The stress concentration eventually leads to slip in the harder phase, overcoming the resistance from the misfit arrays at the interface. A model is developed within the framework of classical dislocation theory to estimate the strengthening from this mechanism. The model predictions are compared with experimentally measured strengths.
Date: December 1, 2000
Creator: MISRA, A. & HIRTH, J.
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An Initial Overview of Iwan Modeling for Mechanical Joints

Description: The structural dynamics modeling of engineering structures must accommodate the energy dissipation due to microslip in mechanical joints. Given the nature of current hardware and software environments, this will require the development of constitutive models for joints that both adequately reproduce the important physics and lend themselves to efficient computational processes. The exploration of the properties of mechanical joints--either through fine resolution finite element modeling or through experiment--is itself an area of research, but some qualitative behavior appears to be established. The work presented here is the presentation of a formulation of idealized elements due to Iwan, that appears capable of reproducing the important joint properties as they are now understood. Further, methods for selecting parameters for that model by joining the results from experiments in regimes of small and large load are developed. The significance of this work is that a reduced order model is presented that is capable of reproducing the important qualitative properties of mechanical joints using only a small number of parameters.
Date: March 1, 2001
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Deformation by grain boundary sliding and slip creep versus diffusional creep

Description: A review is presented of the debates between the present authors and other investigators regarding the possible role of diffusional creep in the plastic flow of polycrystalline metals at low stresses. These debates are recorded in eleven papers over the past seventeen years. ln these papers it has been shown that the creep rates of materials in the so-called �diffusional creep region� are almost always higher than those predicted by the diffusional creep theory. Additionally, the predictions of grain size effects and stress exponents from diffusional creep theory are often not found in the experimental data. Finally, denuded zones have been universally considered to be direct evidence for diffusional creep; but, those reported in the literature are shown to be found only under conditions where a high stress exponent is observed. Also, the locations of the denuded zones do not match those predicted. Alternative mechanisms are described in which diffusion-controlled dislocation creep and/or grain boundary sliding are the dominant deformation processes in low-stress creep. It is proposed that denuded zones are formed by stress-directed grain boundary migration with the precipitates dissolving in the moving grain boundaries. The above observations have led us to the conclusion that grain boundary sliding and slip creep are in fact the principal mechanisms for observations of plastic flow in the so-called �diffusional creep regions. �
Date: November 4, 1998
Creator: Ruano, O. A.; Sherby, O. D. & Wadsworth, J.
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