Physical ageing can cause significant changes of the mechanical properties of unplasticised poly(vinyl chloride) pipes during service life. A model is presented which incorporates these changes and can predict long-term failure times quantitatively, based on short term tests
|Title of host publication||Proceedings of DYFP, Rolduc Kerkrade, the Netherlands, 2009|
|Place of Publication||Kerkrade|
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - 2009|
Visser, R., Bor, T. C., Wolters, M., & Govaert, L. E. (2009). The influence of physical ageing on yielding and failure of unplasticised poly(vinyl chloride) pipes. In Proceedings of DYFP, Rolduc Kerkrade, the Netherlands, 2009 (pp. -). Kerkrade.