Short Fatigue Crack Growth Micromechanisms in a Cast Aluminium Piston Alloy

  1. Hasso Weiland,
  2. Anthony D. Rollett and
  3. William A. Cassada
  1. T.O. Mbuya1,2,
  2. J. Crump1,
  3. I. Sinclair1,
  4. K.A. Soady1,
  5. R.C. Thomson3 and
  6. P.A.S. Reed1

Published Online: 4 SEP 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118495292.ch70

ICAA13: 13th International Conference on Aluminum Alloys

ICAA13: 13th International Conference on Aluminum Alloys

How to Cite

Mbuya, T.O., Crump, J., Sinclair, I., Soady, K.A., Thomson, R.C. and Reed, P.A.S. (2012) Short Fatigue Crack Growth Micromechanisms in a Cast Aluminium Piston Alloy, in ICAA13: 13th International Conference on Aluminum Alloys (eds H. Weiland, A. D. Rollett and W. A. Cassada), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118495292.ch70

Author Information

  1. 1

    Engineering Materials Group, School of Engineering Sciences, Highfield, University of Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, University of Nairobi, P.O. Box 30197, 00100 (GPO), Nairobi, Kenya

  3. 3

    Department of Materials, Loughborough University, Loughborough, LE11 3TU, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 SEP 2012
  2. Published Print: 5 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118458044

Online ISBN: 9781118495292

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Keywords:

  • Short fatigue cracks;
  • Cast aluminium;
  • Fatigue;
  • piston alloys

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experiments

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusions