Deformation and fracture mechanics of engineering materials
Updated to reflect recent developments in our understanding of deformation and fracture processes in structural materials. This completely revised reference includes new sections on isostress analysis, modulus of rupture, creep fracture micromechanicsms, and many more.
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In most cases a>p, therefore amox ~ 2aaV^ - (7-27) The term 2y/a/p is defined as
the stress-concentration factor k, and describes the effect of crack geometry on
the local crack-tip stress level. Many textbooks and standard handbooks describe
this part of the crack experiences the maximum stress concentration caused by
the hole and because A is located at p = 90° (see Fig. 8.7/). An approximate
solution may be given by ira KA - 1.12(3a)\/WG . Jsec~27 (8-27) where KA a c t
1.12 3a ...
This approach to determining the stress level is highly empirical and appears to
work satisfactorily only for certain materials such ... If a crack is embedded within
a localized stress concentration region, the application of a moderate load could
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