David Green

David Green
  • Professor Emeritus of Ceramic Science and Engineering


Relationships between fabrication, microstructure and the properties of brittle materials; including:

Microcracking in ceramics

Reliability of ceramics in structural design

Failure analysis

Micromechanical theory

Fabrication and evaluation of transformation-toughened ceramics

Surface stresses

Toughening mechanisms

Indentation and fatigue of glasses

Mechanical behavior of porous ceramics

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