Statistics of aberrations in polycrystalline materials

Hernandez, J. A. (2007) Statistics of aberrations in polycrystalline materials. PhD thesis, University of Nottingham.

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This thesis is concerned with the propagation of elastic waves in polycrystalline materials. In particular, in establishing a relationship between the statistical properties of the wavefield and the statistical properties of the material via a correlation function. Here the study of elastic waves has been restricted to surface acoustic waves (SAWs), mainly because they are readily accessible using an optical scanning acoustic microscope (OSAM)

Item Type: Thesis (University of Nottingham only) (PhD)
Supervisors: Somekh, M.G.
Clark, M.
Subjects: T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
Faculties/Schools: UK Campuses > Faculty of Engineering > Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Item ID: 13948
Depositing User: EP, Services
Date Deposited: 04 Feb 2014 12:07
Last Modified: 15 Dec 2017 05:59

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