Fracture

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Research reports originally prepared by TWI for their Industrial Members.
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Audience

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

 

Book information

  • Published: January 2000
  • Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
  • ISBN: 978-1-85573-521-7


Table of Contents

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.