Chapter 22. Fatigue Properties of Bulk Nanostructured Materials

  1. ao. Univ. Prof. Dr. Michael J. Zehetbauer3 and
  2. Yuntian Theodore Zhu Ph.D. Associate Professor4
  1. Heinz-Werner Höppel1,
  2. Hael Mughrabi1 and
  3. Alexey Vinogradov2

Published Online: 24 JUN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527626892.ch22

Bulk Nanostructured Materials

Bulk Nanostructured Materials

How to Cite

Höppel, H.-W., Mughrabi, H. and Vinogradov, A. (2009) Fatigue Properties of Bulk Nanostructured Materials, in Bulk Nanostructured Materials (eds M. J. Zehetbauer and Y. T. Zhu), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527626892.ch22

Editor Information

  1. 3

    University of Vienna, Chair of Research Group ‘Physics of Nanostructured Materials’, Faculty of Physics, Boltzmanngasse 5, 1090 Wien, Austria

  2. 4

    Department of Materials Science & Engineering, North Carolina State University, Rm 308, Research Building II, 1009 Capability Dr., Raleigh, NC 27695-7919, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Institute I: Allgemeine Werkstoffeigenschaften, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Martensstr. 5, 91058 Erlangen, Germany

  2. 2

    Osaka City University, Department of Intelligent Materials Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Osaka 558-8585, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 JUN 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527315246

Online ISBN: 9783527626892



  • fatigue properties;
  • bulk nanostructured materials;
  • cyclic deformation behavior;
  • damage mechanisms


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction and Motivation and Motivation

  • Fatigue Life of UFG Materials

  • Cyclic Deformation Behavior and Damage Mechanisms

  • Modeling

  • Criteria for Optimizing the Cyclic Deformation Behavior

  • References