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2015 MRS Fall Meeting Logo2015 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 29-December 4, 2015 | Boston
Meeting Chairs: T. John Balk, Ram Devanathan, George G. Malliaras, Larry A. Nagahara, Luisa Torsi

Symposium T : Strength and Failure at the Micro- and Nanoscale—From Fundamentals to Applications

2015-11-30   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

David Armstrong, University of Oxford
David Bahr, Purdue University
Megan Cordill, Erich Schmid Institute of Materials Science
Corinne Packard, Colorado School of Mines

Symposium Support

Hysitron, Inc.
Keysight Technologies
T3: Time-Dependent Behavior and Testing I
Session Chairs
Angus Wilkinson
Marian Kennedy
Monday PM, November 30, 2015
Hynes, Level 1, Room 102

2:30 AM - T3.01
Ultra-Small-Scale High Cycle Fatigue Testing Using Micro-Cantilevers

Jicheng Gong 1 Angus J. Wilkinson 1

1Univ of Oxford Oxford United Kingdom

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Ehsan Hosseinian 1 Saurabh Gupta 1 Marc Legros 2 Olivier N. Pierron 1

1Georgia Inst of Technology Atlanta United States2CEMES-CNRS Toulouse France

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3:15 AM - T3.03
Fatigue-Induced Abnormal Grain Growth in Nanocrystalline Metals: An In Situ Synchrotron XRD Approach

Timothy Allen Furnish 1 Brad Boyce 1 Apurva Mehta 2

1Sandia National Laboratories Albuquerque United States2Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource Menlo Park United States

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3:30 AM - T3.04
Uniaxial Compression of Cellular Materials at a 10-1 Strain Rate Simultaneously with Synchrotron X-Ray Computed Tomographic Imaging

Brian M Patterson 1 Nikolaus L Cordes 1 Kevin Henderson 1 Mathew Robinson 2 Xianghui Xiao 3 Angel R Ovejero 4 Tyler Stannard 4 Jason Williams 4 Nikhilesh Chawla 4

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos United States2Atomic Weapons Establishment Aldermaston United Kingdom3Argonne National Laboratory Argonne United States4Arizona State University Tempe United States

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3:45 AM - T3.05
Dynamic Fracture Tests of Brittle Microspheres and Development of a Pulverization Parameter

David F. Bahr 1 Wayne Chen 1 Mohamad B. Zbib 1 Niranjan D. Parab 1

1Purdue Univ West Lafayette United States

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4:00 AM -

T4: Structural Materialsmdash;Mechanical Behavior of Materials for Extreme Environments
Session Chairs
David Armstrong
Monday PM, November 30, 2015
Hynes, Level 1, Room 102

4:30 AM - T4.01
Onset of Plasticity in Zirconium due to Hydrides Formation

Wojciech Szewc 1 Sandrine Brochard 1 Emmanuel Clouet 2 Laurent Pizzagalli 1

1Institut Pprime Chasseneuil France2SRMP - CEA Saclay France

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4:45 AM - T4.02
New Experimental Methods for Determining the Fracture Toughness in Brittle Metals: Tungsten Case

Teresa Palacios 1 Jens Reiser 2 Jose Ygnacio Pastor 1

1Universidad Politeacute;cnica de Madrid Madrid Spain2Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Karlsruhe Germany

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5:00 AM - T4.03
In Situ Micro-Cantilever Testing of the Deformation and Fracture of Neutron Irradiated Graphite

Dong Liu 1 Peter Flewitt 1

1University of Bristol Bristol United Kingdom

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5:15 AM - T4.05
Evolution of Microcrack Density under Tensile Loading in beta;-Eucryptite

Ryan C Cooper 1 Giovanni Bruno 2 Amit Shyam 1

1Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge United States2BAM, Federal Institute of Materials Research and Testing Berlin Germany

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T1: Thin-Film Mechanical Behavior