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Determination Unique Fracture Patterns in Glass and Glassy Polymers

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2010, $152,877)

The goal of this project is to demonstrate the uniqueness of the fracture patterns of window glass, bottle glass, and plastic lens materials where the fractures are initiated under highly controlled conditions with the ultimate goal of objectively illustrating that each and every fracture forms unique fracture pattern.


Date Created: September 12, 2010