Linearity of Fatigue Crack Growth Rates in the Near-Threshold Regime

  1. T.S. Srivatsan and
  2. M. Ashraf Imam
  1. Ronald L. Holtz

Published Online: 10 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781118013373.ch4

Fatigue of Materials: Advances and Emergences in Understanding

Fatigue of Materials: Advances and Emergences in Understanding

How to Cite

Holtz, R. L. (2010) Linearity of Fatigue Crack Growth Rates in the Near-Threshold Regime, 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.ch4

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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:

  • threshold;
  • Kmax effects;
  • unigrow model;
  • unified approach

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Empirical Behavior in the Near-Threshold Regime

  • Functional Forms Exhibiting Linear Near-Threshold Behavior

  • Two-Parameter Driving Force & Threshold

  • Implications for Threshold Reporting

  • Summary