Skip to content
Register Sign in Wishlist
Fatigue of Materials

Fatigue of Materials

2nd Edition

$86.99 (X)

textbook
  • Author: S. Suresh, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Date Published: November 1998
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521578479

$ 86.99 (X)
Paperback

Add to cart Add to wishlist

Other available formats:
eBook


Request examination copy

Instructors may request a copy of this title for examination

Description
Product filter button
Description
Contents
Resources
Courses
About the Authors
  • This revised and updated second edition of a highly successful book provides an authoritative, comprehensive and unified treatment of the mechanics and micromechanisms of fatigue in metals, nonmetals and composites. The author, a leading researcher in the field, discusses the principles of cyclic deformation, crack initiation and crack growth by fatigue, covering both microscopic and continuum aspects. The book begins with discussions of cyclic deformation and fatigue crack initiation in monocrystalline and polycrystalline ductile alloys as well as in brittle and semi-/non-crystalline solids. Total life and damage-tolerant approaches are then introduced in metals, nonmetals and composites. This will be an important reference for anyone studying fracture and fatigue in materials science and engineering, mechanical, civil, nuclear and aerospace engineering, and biomechanics.

    • A significantly expanded second edition, with a new chapter on contact fatigue and information on non-metallic materials and composites
    • Contains worked-out examples, case studies and many practice problems
    • Fully comprehensive
    Read more

    Reviews & endorsements

    "...a comprehensive and unified treatment of the mechanics and micromechanisms of fatigue...should be of substantial interest to researchers in the area of fatigue who desire an overview of this most important field. It would be an excellent text for a senior-graduate level course on fatigue or a supplement to courses in fracture mechanics or mechanical behavior of materials." Ceramic Abstracts

    "...an excellent basic text or reference source for engineering principles of fatigue. As a basic text or reference guide, this book represents one of the most complete and up-to-date references available." Corrosion

    See more reviews

    Customer reviews

    Not yet reviewed

    Be the first to review

    Review was not posted due to profanity

    ×

    , create a review

    (If you're not , sign out)

    Please enter the right captcha value
    Please enter a star rating.
    Your review must be a minimum of 12 words.

    How do you rate this item?

    ×

    Product details

    • Edition: 2nd Edition
    • Date Published: November 1998
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521578479
    • length: 704 pages
    • dimensions: 245 x 167 x 36 mm
    • weight: 1.08kg
    • contains: 288 b/w illus. 12 tables
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Preface
    1. Introduction and overview
    Part I. Cyclic Deformation and Fatigue Crack Initiation:
    2. Cyclic deformation in ductile single crystals
    3. Cyclic deformation in polycrystalline ductile solids
    4. Fatigue crack initiation in ductile solids
    5. Cyclic deformation and crack initiation in brittle solids
    6. Cyclic deformation and crack initiation in noncrystalline solids
    Part II. Total-Life Approaches:
    7. Stress-life approach
    8. Strain-life approach
    Part III. Damage-Tolerant Approach:
    9. Fracture mechanics and its implications for fatigue
    10. Fatigue crack growth in ductile solids
    11. Fatigue crack growth in brittle solids
    12. Fatigue crack growth in noncrystalline solids
    Part IV. Advanced Topics:
    13. Contact fatigue: sliding, rolling and fretting
    14. Retardation and transients in fatigue crack growth
    15. Small fatigue cracks
    16. Environmental interactions: corrosion-fatigue and creep-fatigue
    Appendix
    References
    Indexes.

  • Author

    S. Suresh, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Sign In

Please sign in to access your account

Cancel

Not already registered? Create an account now. ×

Sorry, this resource is locked

Please register or sign in to request access. If you are having problems accessing these resources please email lecturers@cambridge.org

Register Sign in
Please note that this file is password protected. You will be asked to input your password on the next screen.

» Proceed

You are now leaving the Cambridge University Press website. Your eBook purchase and download will be completed by our partner www.ebooks.com. Please see the permission section of the www.ebooks.com catalogue page for details of the print & copy limits on our eBooks.

Continue ×

Continue ×

Continue ×

Find content that relates to you

Join us online

This site uses cookies to improve your experience. Read more Close

Are you sure you want to delete your account?

This cannot be undone.

Cancel

Thank you for your feedback which will help us improve our service.

If you requested a response, we will make sure to get back to you shortly.

×
Please fill in the required fields in your feedback submission.
×