Fatigue of Material Part I

Lecture 6

Fatigue of Materials

Fatigue of Material .

Fatigue Mechanisms .

Characterization of Fatigue .

Characterization of Fatigue .

The Driving Force for Fatigue .

The Factors that Affect Fatigue Life .

Measurement of Stress-Life Behavior .

The Stages of Fatigue Damage in Materials .

The Fracture Mechanics Approach to Fatigue .

The Fracture Mechanics Approach to Fatigue ∆K = Kmax – Kmin ∆K = Y ∆σ√(πa) = Y(σmax – σmin)√(πa) .

Relationships Between Crack Growth Rates and Crack Driving Forces .

Relationships Between Crack Growth Rates and Crack Driving Forces .

Life Prediction within a Fracture Mechanics Framework .

Propagation of Failure .

Propagation of Failure .

Mechanisms of Fatigue Crack Grwoth .

Mechanisms of Fatigue Crack Growth In Regimes ABC .

Crack Growth From Posteromedial Corner Fatigue Striations on Surface of Lateral Crack .