ENGINEERING DESIGN - PROCEEDINGS OF THE 25TH MEETING OF THE MECHANICAL FAILURES PREVENTION GROUP HELD AT THE NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS, GAITHERSBURG, MARYLAND ON NOVEMBER 3-5, 1976

Contents: A systems approach to materials in design (Bruce P. Bardes); Probabilistic methods in design (Edward B. Haugen); The finite element method in structural analysis (Harry G. Schaeffer); NASTRAN thermal analyzer in interdisciplinary thermo-structural analyses (Hwa-Ping Lee); The use of cathode ray tube graphics as a computer aided design tool (Alyce Branum); Review of the processing and properties of pan graphite-aluminum composites (Roger T. Pepper, H. Gigerenzer and T. A. Zack); Composite inlays for jet engines (W. Troha and K. Swain); Stress concentrations in composite materials (G. Kardos); Elastohydrodynamic lubrication (L. B. Sibley); Polyfluoroalkyl-alkyl polysiloxane grease for instrument lubrication (John B. Christian); Antiwear and lubricity additives for lubricants (S. M. Hsu); Piezoelectric polymers and their applications (Seymour Edelman); Exoelectron emission--past experience and future expectations (W. J. Baxter); Detecting structural degradation by acoustic emission (Michael P. Kelly and Robert J. Schlamp); Negligence charges in products liability law can be used in engineering as safety design criteria (Raymond R. Hagglund); Prescription to reduce products liability losses--the defendant and products liability (John P. Arness), the plaintiff and products liability (Milton Heller); Safety analysis--qualitative, quantitative and cost effective (H. D. Wolf); A failure mode and effect analysis program to reduce mechanical failures (Richard R. Landers); Fault tree analysis as a part of mechanical systems design (J. B. Fussell and D. P. Wagner); Ion plating--concepts and applications (D. M. Mattox); Sputtering (T. Spalvins).

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Library of Congress Catalog Card no. 77-21810. Sponsored in part by Office of Naval Research, Arlington, Va., Frankford Arsenal, Philadelphia, Pa., Federal Aviation Administration, Washington, D.C., and Energy Research and Development Administration, Washington, D.C.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Bureau of Standards

    Gaithersburg, MD  USA 

    Office of Naval Research

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    Federal Aviation Administration

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  • Authors:
    • Shives, T R
    • Willard, W A
  • Publication Date: 1977-8

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  • Pagination: 370 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00167130
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NBS-SP-487
  • Files: NTIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Nov 9 2002 12:00AM