Phase Transformation Theory Applied to Predict Fatigue Crack Propagation in Solid Materials

  1. T.S. Srivatsan and
  2. M. Ashraf Imam
  1. Yao Yao1,
  2. Leon M. Keer2 and
  3. Morris E. Fine3

Published Online: 10 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781118013373.ch18

Fatigue of Materials: Advances and Emergences in Understanding

Fatigue of Materials: Advances and Emergences in Understanding

How to Cite

Yao, Y., Keer, L. M. and Fine, M. E. (2010) Phase Transformation Theory Applied to Predict Fatigue Crack Propagation in Solid Materials, 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.ch18

Author Information

  1. 1

    ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company, Houston, TX, USA, 77098

  2. 2

    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Northwestern University, 2145 Sheridan Road, Evanston, Illinois, USA, 60208

  3. 3

    Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, 2220 Campus Drive, Evanston, Illinois, USA, 60208

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:

  • phase transformation;
  • crack propagation;
  • fatigue;
  • solid material;
  • energy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Phase Transformation Theory to Predict Fatigue Crack Propagation

  • Appendix I Apply the Phase Transformation Theory to Ellipsoidal Crack