The Influence of environment on fatigue

[papers read at a] conference sponsored [i.e. organised by the Applied Mechanics Group of the Instituiton of Mechanical Engineers, and the Society of Environmental Engineers, London, 18-19 May 1977.

Publisher: Mechanical Engineering Publications Limited for the Institution in London, New York

Written in English
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  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers (Great Britain). Applied Mechanics Group. Society of Environmental Engineers (Great Britain),
  • Steel -- Fatigue -- Congresses.,
  • Metals -- Fatigue -- Congresses.,
  • Corrosion and anti-corrosives -- Congresses.,
  • Environmental engineering -- Congresses.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

SeriesI Mech E conference publications ;, 4, I Mech E conference publications ;, 1977-4.
LC ClassificationsTA473 .I48
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 169 p. :
Number of Pages169
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Open LibraryOL4276949M
ISBN 10085298376X
LC Control Number78302626

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Effect of the environment under ultra high-cycle fatigue conditions. The domain of fatigue with a high number of cycles has been increasingly. studied as researchers are trying to get a more precise prediction of the initial and. residual lifetimes in order to extend the lifetime of industrial structures.

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