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Plasticity in the contour method of residual stress measurement

Traore, Yeli; Hosseinzadeh, Foroogh and Bouchard, P. John (2014). Plasticity in the contour method of residual stress measurement. Advanced Materials Research, 996 pp. 337–342.

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The contour method is a powerful measurement technique that can provide two-dimensional maps of residual stress in engineering components. However, like most strain relief techniques, it can lose accuracy owing to plasticity when residual stresses have high magnitude relative to the yield strength of the material being measured. Finite element analysis is utilised to provide an insight into how plasticity introduced by material removal can influence the accuracy of the contour method. In addition the effect of component restraint during the cut is investigated and the results discussed with respect to published experimental measurements.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2014 Trans Tech Publications
ISSN: 1662-8985
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Not SetNot SetEast Midlands Development Agency
Not SetNot SetRolls-Royce
Not SetNot SetThe Lloyd's Register Foundation
Extra Information: Residual Stresses IX
Université de Technologie de Troyes
7-10 July 2014
Keywords: contour method; finite element analysis; residual stress; plasticity
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Engineering and Innovation
Item ID: 41288
Depositing User: Foroogh Hosseinzadeh
Date Deposited: 10 Nov 2014 16:11
Last Modified: 07 Dec 2018 10:26
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