11. Multi-Axial Fatigue of Welded Joints

  1. Tom Lassen and
  2. Naman Récho

Published Online: 12 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470612149.ch11

Fatigue Life Analyses of Welded Structures

Fatigue Life Analyses of Welded Structures

How to Cite

Lassen, T. and Récho, N. (2006) Multi-Axial Fatigue of Welded Joints, in Fatigue Life Analyses of Welded Structures, ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470612149.ch11

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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Keywords:

  • various loading modes;
  • linear elastic fracture mechanics;
  • crack growth process;
  • mixed-mode experiments;
  • traditional applications

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction and objectives

  • Overview of theory and crack-extension criteria

  • The crack box technique

  • Tentative mixed-mode model to crack propagation in welded joints

  • Validation of the model

  • Extension to full test

  • References