12. The Effect of Overloads on the Fatigue Life

  1. Tom Lassen and
  2. Naman Récho

Published Online: 12 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470612149.ch12

Fatigue Life Analyses of Welded Structures

Fatigue Life Analyses of Welded Structures

How to Cite

Lassen, T. and Récho, N. (2006) The Effect of Overloads on the Fatigue Life, in Fatigue Life Analyses of Welded Structures, ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470612149.ch12

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:

  • fatigue fracture;
  • crack growth retardation;
  • physical mechanisms;
  • mechanical properties;
  • experimental tests

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction and objectives

  • Residual stress opening approach at the crack tip following an overload during fatigue

  • Numerical modeling

  • Proposed deterministic approach to fatigue crack growth following an overload

  • Reliability modeling including the effect of an overload

  • Application of the reliability model to a fillet welded joint

  • References