Accession Number : ADP001256

Title :   Effect of Stress Ratio on Fatigue Life of Composites,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE WRIGHT AERONAUTICAL LABS WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH FLIGHT DYNAMICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Sendeckyj,G. P.

Report Date : APR 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : Report Objectives: Develop understanding of effect of stress ratio on fatigue life of resin-matrix composites, and Develop fatigue model that properly accounts for stress ratio dependence.

Descriptors :   *Composite materials, *Fatigue life, *Stresses, *Ratios, *Statistical analysis, Matrix materials, Epoxy resins, Laminates, Mathematical models, Equations, Weibull density functions, Cyclic tests, Fatigue tests(Mechanics), Mathematical prediction, Life expectancy(Service life), Conferencing(Communications), Symposia

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE