Accession Number : AD0702074

Title :   A NEW MATHEMATICAL MODEL FOR FATIGUE.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE LAB OF STATISTICAL RESEARCH

Personal Author(s) : Birnbaum,Z. W. ; Lientz,B. P. ; Murphy,V. K.

Report Date : 15 DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : The purpose of the paper is to present a new mathematical model for fatigue based on cumulative damage. The model is designed to take into account the dependence between damage increments occurring at different times. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FATIGUE(MECHANICS), MATHEMATICAL MODELS), STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS, STOCHASTIC PROCESSES, LIFE EXPECTANCY, RELIABILITY

Subject Categories : Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE