Accession Number : ADA131159

Title :   Behaviour of Short Cracks in Airframe Components, Conference Proceedings of the Meeting of the AGARD Structures and Materials Panel (55th) Held at Toronto, Canada on 19-24 September 1982.

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE (FRANCE)

PDF Url : ADA131159

Report Date : Apr 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 201

Abstract : Contents: Mechanics And Physics Of The Growth Of Small Cracks; Fatigue Damage Mechanisms And Short Crack Growth; An Assessment Of The Importance Of Small Crack Growth To Aircraft Design; Use Of Small Crack Data To Bring About And Quantify Improvements To Aircraft Structural Integrity; Small Cracks Detection By NDI; A Nonlinear Fracture Mechanics Approach To The Growth Of Small Cracks; Damage Tolerance Evaluation Of Structures With Small Cracks; Fracture Mechanics Analysis Of Short Cracks At Loaded Holes; Lifetime Prediction Methods For Corner Cracks At Holes; Probabilistic Fracture Mechanics Analysis Methods For Structural Durability; The Effects Of Compressive Overloads On The Threshold Stress Intensity For Short Cracks; Crack Propagation At Short Crack Lengths Under Variable Amplitude Loading (2nd Report); Spectrum Effects On The Growth Of Short Cracks; A Study Of Small Crack Growth Under Transport Spectrum Loading; and Small Cracks In Large Forgings.

Descriptors :   *Airframes, *Cracking(Fracturing), *Structural mechanics, Aircraft, Manufacturing, Structural analysis, Fracture(Mechanics), Crack propagation, Mathematical analysis, Loads(Forces), Spectrum analysis

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE