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A. Short Overview of the Foundations of Fracture Mechanics

  1. Tom Lassen and
  2. Naman Récho

Published Online: 12 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470612149.app1

Fatigue Life Analyses of Welded Structures

Fatigue Life Analyses of Welded Structures

How to Cite

Lassen, T. and Récho, N. (2006) Short Overview of the Foundations of Fracture Mechanics, in Fatigue Life Analyses of Welded Structures, ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470612149.app1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781905209545

Online ISBN: 9780470612149

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Elementary failure modes and stress situations

  • Foundations of fracture mechanics

  • Parameters characterizing the singular zone

  • Asymptotic stress field in elastic-plastic media

  • References