Definitive, clearly written, and well-illustrated volume addresses all aspects of the subject, from the historical development of understanding metal fatigue to vital concepts of the cyclic stress that causes a crack to grow. Examines effect of stress concentrations on notches, theories of fatigue crack propagation, and many other topics. Seven appendixes describe laboratory fatigue testing, stress concentrations, material stress-strain relationships, and more. Invaluable text for students of engineering design and metallurgy.
Reprint of Clarendon Press, London, 1974 edition.
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|Author/Editor||L. P. Pook
N. E. Frost
K. J. Marsh|
|Dimensions||5 3/8 x 8 1/2|