Investigating and Understanding the Fatigue Response and Failure of Built-Up Welded Beams of a Titanium Alloy

  1. T.S. Srivatsan and
  2. M. Ashraf Imam
  1. Anil Patnaik1,
  2. N. Poondla1,
  3. U. Bathini1,
  4. T.S. Srivatsan2 and
  5. T. Quick3

Published Online: 10 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781118013373.ch13

Fatigue of Materials: Advances and Emergences in Understanding

Fatigue of Materials: Advances and Emergences in Understanding

How to Cite

Patnaik, A., Poondla, N., Bathini, U., Srivatsan, T.S. and Quick, T. (2010) Investigating and Understanding the Fatigue Response and Failure of Built-Up Welded Beams of a Titanium Alloy, in Fatigue of Materials: Advances and Emergences in Understanding (eds T.S. Srivatsan and M. A. Imam), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118013373.ch13

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325-3905, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325-3903, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Geology, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44325, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 NOV 2010
  2. Published Print: 18 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470943182

Online ISBN: 9781118013373

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Keywords:

  • titanium alloy;
  • pulsed gas metal arc welding;
  • beams;
  • microstructure;
  • fatigue response

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Built-Up Welded Beams

  • The GMAW-P Welding Technique

  • Fabrication of Test Beams

  • Mechanical Testing

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements