Modified Kitagawa Diagram and the Transition from Crack Nucleation to Crack Propagation

  1. T.S. Srivatsan and
  2. M. Ashraf Imam
  1. K. Sadananda1 and
  2. A.K. Vasudevan2

Published Online: 10 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781118013373.ch9

Fatigue of Materials: Advances and Emergences in Understanding

Fatigue of Materials: Advances and Emergences in Understanding

How to Cite

Sadananda, K. and Vasudevan, A.K. (2010) Modified Kitagawa Diagram and the Transition from Crack Nucleation to Crack Propagation, 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.ch9

Author Information

  1. 1

    Technical Data Analysis, 3190 Fairview Park Drive, Suite 650, Falls Church, VA 22042

  2. 2

    Office of Naval Research, 875 North Randolph Street, Arlington, VA 22203

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:

  • fatigue;
  • crack growth;
  • S-N fatigue;
  • fracture mechanics;
  • Kitagawa diagram

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Data Reduction Scheme

  • Kitagawa Diagram

  • Modified Kitagawa Diagram

  • Summary & Conclusions