#### General Papers

A method for variable amplitude lifetime calculation in the high cycle regime | |

H. Zenner, S. Poting |

A numerical study of constraint and rate effects on dynamic crack growth | |

X. Zhang, Y.-W. Mai |

A potential node release technique for estimating ductile crack growth in metallic materials | |

J. X. Zhang, H. Murakawa |

A study of hydrogen embrittlement in automotive fastener steels | |

B. Lonyuk, R. op, D. N. Hanlon, S. van der Zwaag, J. Zuidema, A. Bakker |

An element-free Galerkin method for dynamic fracture in functional graded material | |

H. Peixiang, L. Ziran, W. Changchun |

Analysis of a penny-shaped crack in a transversely isotropic piezoelectric medium | |

M.-H. Zhao, P. Tong, T.-Y. Zhang |

Asymptotic fields near a crack tip located at interfaces of several anisotropic materials | |

L. Jia, X.-B. Zhang, N. Recho |

Atomistic simulations of the mechanical response and modes of failure in metals at finite strain | |

J. Zhao, S. Chantasiriwan, D. Maroudas, F. Milstein |

Bifurcation assessment of mixed mode crack in elastic-plastic materials | |

X. B. Zhang, J. Li, N. Recho |

Cyclic plastic deformation of pipeline steel | |

C. H. L. J. ten Horn, A. Bakker, R. W. J. Koers, J. T. Martin, J. Zuidema |

Damage of nickel base superalloy subjected to low cycle fatigue with hold periods | |

J. Zrník, J. Semenak, V. Vrchovinsky |

Deformation of [001] NiTi single crystals | |

H. Sehitoglu, X. Zhang, J. Jun, I. Karaman, K. Gall, Y. Chumlyakov |

Determination of different fracture mode stress intensity factor with virtual crack extension method | |

B. Zafosnik, M. Ubin, Z. Ren, J. Flasker |

Detrimental effect of hydrogen on the fracture strength of single-walled carbon nanotubes | |

S. Q. Shi, L. G. Zhou |

Development of cohesive models from the study of atomic scale fracture processes | |

P. A. Klein, J. A. Zimmerman, E. P. Chen |

Direct evaluation of accurate stress intensity factors with a partition of unity method | |

B. L. Karihaloo, Q. Z Xiao |

Double cohesive zone model and prediction of micro-scratch testing along solid surface | |

M. Zhao, Y. Wei, J. W. Hutchinson |

Ductile fracture analysis of structural steel by application of micromechanical modelling | |

M. Rakin, Z. Cvijovic, A. Sedmak, M. Zrillic, Z. Putic |

Ductile fracture in high strength steel weldments | |

V. Olden, Z. Zhang, C. Thaulow |

Fatigue behaviour of a micro-sized austenitic stainless steel with fine grains | |

G. P. Zhang, K. Takashima, M. Shimojo, Y. Higo |

Fatigue behaviour of a single crystal nickel superalloy used in heavy-duty gas turbine blade with thin film cooling | |

Y. Pan, R. Zimmer, B. Bischoff-Beiermann, D. Goldschmidt |

Fatigue crack growth acceleration effects under helicopter loading spectra | |

V. Zitounis, P. E. Irving, D. Matthew, R. Cook, S. Jenkins |

Fatigue crack growth predictions in AA 5083 and AA 2024 using a simple geometric model | |

T. Riemslag, K. van Kranenburg, S. Benedictus-de Vries, F. Veer, J. Zuidema |

Fracture and creep rupture behavior of notched oxide/oxide and SiC/SiC composites | |

R. John, D. J. Buchanan, L. P. Zawada |

Fracture behavior of conductive cracks in PZT-4 piezoelectric ceramics | |

T. H. Wang, R. Fu, T. Y. Zhang |

Fracture behaviour of a fibre-bridged crack | |

X. Zhang, H.-Y. Liu, Y.-W. Mai |

Fracture of piezoelectric materials | |

T. Y. Zhang, M. H. Zhao |

Influence of phase transformation on subcritical crack growth in numerical modelling of a ceramic composite | |

T. Niezgoda, W. Szymczyk, J. Zurek |

Meso-fracture of metal matrix composites reinforced by particles of large volume fraction | |

W. Yang, C. Zhou, D. Fang |

Micromechanics in graphite fiber/epoxy composites during creep | |

C. H. Zhou, L .S. Schadler, I. J. Beyerlein |

Modelling the processes of micro-defects nucleation in thin-film interconnects of integrated circuits at electromigration | |

R. V. Goldstein, M. E. Sarychev, D. B. Shirabaikin, A. S. Vladimirov, Y. V. Zhitnikov |

Multipass welding simulation of tig welded AISI 316LN | |

C. H. L. J. ten Horn, G. W. Medendorp, J. Zuidema, A. Bakker, P. G. de Heij, D. d'Hulst |

Notch fracture of MEMS sensors made of single crystal silicon | |

Z. L. Zhang, W. Westby, T. Wang |

Notch strength and notch sensitivity of polymethyl methacrylate | |

H. Wang, J. Yan, X. Zheng |

Notch strength of spheroidal graphite cast iron under tension loading | |

K. Zhao, J. Sun, J. Yan, X. Zheng |

Numerical simulation of micro and nano scale fracture | |

M. Zhou |

Plane stress and strain in side-grooved CCT-specimens | |

C. van Kranenburg, T. Riemslag, S. de Vries, J. Zuidema, F. Veer |

Prediction of probability distribution of notch strength of ceramics | |

J. Yan, X. L. Zheng, K. Zhao, H. Wang |

Prestraining effect on creep creep behaviour of nickel-base superalloy | |

Y. H. Zhang, D. M. Knowles |

Propagation of a fluid-driven penny-shaped fracture parallel to the free-surface of an elastic solid | |

X. Zhang, R. Jeffrey, E. Detournay |

Residual stress in piezolectric thin film prepared by pulse laser beam ablation | |

Y.C. Zhou, Z. Y. Yang, X. J. Zhang, J.Y. Li |

Reverse bending fatigue failure of an emergency power turbine shaft | |

N. S. Xi, P. D. Zhong |

Reverse bulging and plugging in metal foil induced by high power laser | |

Y. C. Zhou, Z. P. Duan |

Simulation of probability distribution of fatigue life of notched friction welded joints under variable-amplitude loading | |

J . an, X. L. Zheng, K. Zhao, H. Wang |

Strength properties in substrate for semiconductor electronic devices by thermal cyclic test | |

N. Okabe, M. Tsutsumi, X. Zhu, Y. Abe |

Study of effects of Notch-Tip and crack-tip Plasticity on Short Fatigue Crack Growth | |

W. Li, X. Zhang, Y.-W. Mai, L. Ye |

Study on crackpath stability/Instability in a body | |

D. A. Zacharopoulos |

The dynamic mechanical respondence of weldment with mechanical heterogeneity by split hopkinson pressure bar testing | |

J. X. Zhang, S. L. Gong |

The effect of specimen thickness during fatigue | |

F. A . eer, J. Zuidema, P. A. Houdijk |

The formulae of fatigue crack propagation in polymethyl methacrylate | |

H. Wang, J. Yan, X. Zheng |

Thermal failure mechanism and threshold of SiC particula reinforced metal matrix composites | |

Y. C. Zhou, S. G. Long, Z. P. Duan |

Thermal failure of thermal barrier ceramic coating | |

Y. C. Zhou, T. Hashida |

Three-dimensional mixed mode fracture on cement mortar | |

K. Zhong, K. W. Lo, T. Tamilselvan |

Transition from ductile to cleavage fracture - effect of specimen size and mismatch | |

E. Ostby, Z. L. Zhang, C. Thaulow |