Design and Analysis of Fatigue Resistant Welded Structures

By

  • D Radaj, Braunschweig Technical University

An English version of a sucessful German book. Both traditional and modern concepts are described.
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Audience

Researchers and students interested in welding technologies, structural engineers, engineering students, and academics

 

Book information

  • Published: January 1990
  • Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
  • ISBN: 978-1-85573-004-5


Table of Contents

Fatigue strength for infinite life of welded joints in structural steel; Fatigue strength for finite life and service fatigue strength of welded joints; Fatigue strength of welded joints in high tensile steels and aluminium alloys; Fatigue strength of welded components, design improvements; Fatigue strength of spot, friction, flash butt and stud welded joints; Design codes, assessment of nominal and structural stress; Notch stress approach for assessment of fatigue strength of seam welded joints; Fracture mechanics approach for assessment of fatigue strength of seam welded joints; Structural stress, notch stress and stress intensity approach for assessment of fatigue strength of spot welded joints; Corrosion and wear resistance of welded joints; Example for the development of a fatigue resistant welded structure.