Fracture book cover


Core Research from TWI

Research reports originally prepared by TWI for their Industrial Members.

Researchers in metallurgy and materials science, advanced materials, and welding technologies

Paperback, 208 Pages

Published: January 2000

Imprint: Woodhead Publishing

ISBN: 978-1-85573-521-7


  • Behaviour of semi-elliptical cracks in welds with yield strength mismatch; An analysis of fracture under biaxial loading using the finite element method; Assessment of the significance of LBZs in steel using a probabilistic model; A review of HAZ toughness evaluation; An introduction to K, CTOD and J fracture mechanics analyses and toughness, and the application of these to metal structures; Update on fracture toughness test methods for welded joints.


advert image