Accession Number : ADA337618

Title :   High Cycle Fatigue (HCF) Science and Technology Program

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. 1 Jan-31 Dec 97

Corporate Author : UNIVERSAL TECHNOLOGY CORP DAYTON OH

PDF Url : ADA337618

Report Date : JAN 1998

Pagination or Media Count : 89

Abstract : This first annual report of the National Turbine Engine High Cycle Fatigue (HCF) Program is a brief review of work completed, work in progress, and technical accomplishments. This program is a coordinated effort with participation by the Army, Navy, Air Force and NASA. The technical efforts are organized under seven Action Teams including: Materials Damage Tolerance Research, Forced Response Prediction,Component Analysis, Instrumentation, Passive Damping Technology, Component Surface Treatments, and Aeromechanical Characterization. Daniel E. Thomson, AFRL/PRTC, Wright-Patterson AFB, is the Program Manager.

Descriptors :   *AIRCRAFT ENGINES, *PROPULSION SYSTEMS, *FATIGUE(MECHANICS), DAMAGE, MATERIALS, DAMPING, PASSIVE SYSTEMS, ALLOYS, SURFACES, TURBINES, TOLERANCES(MECHANICS).

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Mechanics
      Jet and Gas Turbine Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE