Residual Stresses - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080340623, 9781483191003

Residual Stresses

1st Edition

Technology — Applications — Effects

Editors: A. Niku-Lari
eBook ISBN: 9781483191003
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 1st January 1987
Page Count: 586
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Residual Stresses presents a collection of articles that provides information regarding the use of surface treatment systems. It discusses the developments in the technology and application of surface treatment. It addresses the influence of minor stresses on the performance of materials. Some of the topics covered in the book are the introduction to self-equilibrating stresses existing in materials, the stresses that form as a consequence of welding, the stresses made by machining, and the mechanical generation of self-stresses. The analysis of the stresses caused by thermal and thermochemical surface treatments is covered. The minor stresses in composite materials are discussed. The text describes the stresses in uranium and uranium alloys. The Trepan or ring core method, centre-hole method, and Sach's method are presented. A chapter of the volume is devoted to the measurement of residual stresses. Another section of the book focuses on the application of shot peened plates to residual stress distribution. The book will provide useful information to mechanics, engineers, students, and researchers.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Residual Stress I. Generation of Residual Stresses Residual Stresses as a Consequence of Welding Residual Stresses Introduced by Machining Mechanical Production of Self-stresses Residual Stresses Caused by Thermal and Thermochemical Surface Treatments Residual Stresses in Composite Materials Residual Stresses in Uranium and Uranium Alloys Residual Stresses in CVD and PVD Refractory Coatings II. Measurement and Prediction of Residual Stresses The Trepan or Ring Core Method, Center Hole Method, Sach's Method, Blind Hole "Methods", Deep Hole Technique Measurement of Residual Stress Distribution by the Incremental Hole Drilling Method The Niku-Lari Method and the Stress Source Method: Application to the Residual Stress Distribution of Shot Peened Plates Non-destructive Methods of Measurement of Residual Stresses Prediction of Residual Stresses Finite Element Calculation and Measurement of Thermal Stresses in High Strength Aluminum Alloys Advances toward the Standardization of Residual Stress Measurements III. Relaxation of Residual Stresses Relaxation of Residual Stresses Relaxation of Residual Stresses by Annealing or Mechanical Treatment IV. Effect of Residual Stresses upon the Mechanical Behavior of Engineering Materials and Components Case Histories of Residual Stress Related Component Failures Residual Stresses in Fatigue and Fracture The Effect of Residual Stresses on the Fatigue Behavior of Industrial Parts and Structures Estimating the Effects of Residual Stress on the Fatigue Life of Notched Components Residual Stresses and Fretting, Crack Initiation and Propagation V. Design with Residual Stress Assessment of Residual Stresses Author Index Subject Index International Directory


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About the Editor

A. Niku-Lari

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Institute for Industrial Technology Transfer, Gournay-sur-Marne, France

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