8. Case Study: A Microstructure–Property Multistage Fatigue (MSF) Analysis of a Cadillac Control Arm

  1. Mark F. Horstemeyer

Published Online: 11 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118342664.ch8

Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME) for Metals: Using Multiscale Modeling to Invigorate Engineering Design with Science

Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME) for Metals: Using Multiscale Modeling to Invigorate Engineering Design with Science

How to Cite

Horstemeyer, M. F. (2012) Case Study: A Microstructure–Property Multistage Fatigue (MSF) Analysis of a Cadillac Control Arm, in Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME) for Metals: Using Multiscale Modeling to Invigorate Engineering Design with Science, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118342664.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JUN 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 JUL 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118022528

Online ISBN: 9781118342664

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Keywords:

  • microstructure–property MSF of cadillac control arm, case study;
  • cast alloys, and mechanisms of fatigue;
  • eutectic fatigue ductility, and certain threshold level microporosity;
  • macroscale MSF modeling bridges, upscaling and downscaling;
  • fatigue behavior of A356 aluminum alloy, using ICME tools

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction to the Mechanisms of Fatigue in Cast Alloys

  • Macroscale MSF Model

  • Macroscale MSF Modeling Bridges (Upscaling and Downscaling)

  • Summary

  • Bibliography

  • Cited References

  • Uncited References