3. Determination of Stresses and Stress Ranges

  1. Alain Nussbaumer,
  2. Luis Borges and
  3. Laurence Davaine

Published Online: 10 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783433601181.ch3

Fatigue Design of Steel and Composite Structures: Eurocode 3: Design of Steel Structures, Part 1-9 - Fatigue, Eurocode 4: Design of Composite Steel and Concrete Structures, First Edition

Fatigue Design of Steel and Composite Structures: Eurocode 3: Design of Steel Structures, Part 1-9 - Fatigue, Eurocode 4: Design of Composite Steel and Concrete Structures, First Edition

How to Cite

Nussbaumer, A., Borges, L. and Davaine, L. (2012) Determination of Stresses and Stress Ranges, in Fatigue Design of Steel and Composite Structures: Eurocode 3: Design of Steel Structures, Part 1-9 - Fatigue, Eurocode 4: Design of Composite Steel and Concrete Structures, First Edition, Ernst & Sohn Verlag für Architektur und technische Wissenschaften GmbH & Co. KG, Berlin, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783433601181.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 9 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783433029817

Online ISBN: 9783433601181

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Keywords:

  • road bridges;
  • railway bridges;
  • crane supporting structures;
  • stress calculation;
  • concentration factors

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Fatigue loads

  • Damage equivalent factors

  • Calculation of stresses

  • Modified nominal stresses and concentration factors

  • Geometric stresses (Structural stress at the hot spot)

  • Stresses in orthotropic decks

  • Calculation of stress ranges

  • Modified nominal stress ranges

  • Geometric stress ranges