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Fatigue resistance and structure (30 years on)

Plumbridge, W. J. (2009). Fatigue resistance and structure (30 years on). Fatigue and Fracture of Engineering Materials and Structures, 32(6) pp. 461–463.

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A summary of the findings of the 11 papers reviewed in the original article is presented, and subsequent developments in a selected few are considered from a personal perspective. While there has been substantial progress in some areas (short cracks, time-dependent effects, fatigue–creep interactions) many challenges remain. New fields of interest (notably the transition towards micro/nano-integrity and electronics applications) have emerged, and it is contended that the next 30 years will be equally demanding and exciting.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2009 Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2009 The Author
ISSN: 1460-2695
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Item ID: 16615
Depositing User: Michael E. Fitzpatrick
Date Deposited: 12 Jun 2009 09:50
Last Modified: 02 May 2018 13:01
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