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Steel Industry Glossary


Yield Point Elongation
Corresponds to a region of non-homogeneous deformation when a sample is subjected to tensile testing.

Yield Point
The stress in a material at which there occurs a marked increase in strain without an increase in stress during tensile testing.

Yield Strength
The stress at which a material exhibits a specified limiting deviation from the proportionality of stress to strain during tensile testing.


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