DETECTION DIAGNOSIS AND PROGNOSIS--PROCEEDINGS OF 22ND MEETING OF THE MECHANICAL FAILURES PREVENTION GROUP

These Proceedings consist of a group of nineteen submitted papers and discussions from the 22nd meeting of the Mechanical Failures Prevention Group which was held at the Grand Hotel in Anaheim, California on April 23-25, 1975. Failure detection, diagnosis, and prognosis represent the central theme of the Proceedings. Technology and techniques, ongoing diagnostic programs, and coming requirements in the field of DD&P are discussed. In addition, several case histories are presented. These include Oil Analysis in Perspective by R.S. Miller; An Overview of Current Efforts to Detect and Prevent Steel Wheel Failures by G.L. Leadly; Diagnostics for Refrigerator Car Diesel Generating Sets by R.F. McKee; and Using Acoustic Emission Technology to Predict Structural Failure by H.L. Dunegan.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceedings of the 22nd Meeting of the Mechanical Failures Prevention Group, Anaheim, California 92802, April 23-25, 1975. Sponsorship was by the Office of Naval Research NASA, Frankfurt Arsenal U.S. Army, FAA and National Bureau of Standards.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Bureau of Standards

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  • Publication Date: 1975-12

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 366 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00130843
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Department of Commerce
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NBS SP-436
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 7 1976 12:00AM