Fracture book cover


Core Research from TWI

Research reports originally prepared by TWI for their Industrial Members.

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.


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