Accession Number : AD0701415

Title :   FATIGUE MECHANISMS, FATIGUE PERFORMANCE AND STRUCTURAL INTEGRITY.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Mar 63-Sep 69,

Corporate Author : COLUMBIA UNIV NEW YORK DEPT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND ENGINEERING MECHANICS

Personal Author(s) : Freudenthal,A. M.

Report Date : DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 34

Abstract : The work of the Institute was concentrated in three principal areas: Metal physics and micromechanisms of fatigue; experimental and theoretical solid mechanics; experimental and theoretical structural integrity and reliability. The principal accomplishments of research workers of the Institute in these three areas are outlined. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STRUCTURAL MEMBERS, *FATIGUE(MECHANICS)), RELIABILITY, AIRFRAMES, BRIDGES, SPACECRAFT, CRACKS, CRACK PROPAGATION, LOADS(FORCES), SHEAR STRESSES, MICROSTRUCTURE

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE