#### General Papers

A comparison of the mechanical properties of Fe-Cr-Si-B metallic glass wires and HT steel wires | |

J. A. Verduzco, R. J. Hand, H. A. Davies |

A crack and a debonding initiation from a circular rigid inclusion under uniform tension or compression | |

N. Hasebe, Y. Yamamoto |

A lifing procedure to predict life for shot-peened cast components subjected to high cycle fatigue | |

I. Chantier, V. Bobet-Denier, F. Hild |

A method for determining the CTOD at cracking initiation - application to the characterization of the fracture toughness of copper | |

T. Pardoen |

A new normalized characterizing fatigue function | |

D.G. Angelova |

A predictive law to address creep damage in welded joints of 316L(N) stainless steel. | |

G. Bouche, L. Allais, R. Piques, A. F. Gourgues, A. Pineau |

A reference stress based cod estimation in LBB analysis | |

Yun-Jae Kim, P J Budden |

A simple damage model for ductile crack growth and transferability of R-curves | |

C.E. Turner |

A simple method to evaluate statistical cyclic fatigue strength in ceramics | |

Takeshi Ogawa |

A study on the fatigue behaviour of damaged welded joints repaired by hammer peening | |

V. Infante, C. M. Branco |

A transferring law based on a single parameter characterization of slow-stable crack extension | |

V.P. Naumenko |

Accurate determination of the fracture toughness at low temperature by ultrasonic means | |

Daniel De Vadder, Nicolas Roubier |

Advances in predicting the nucleation of fretting fatigue cracks | |

R. W. Neu, D. R. Swalla, J. A. Pape |

Aging effects and fracture mechanical lifetime modelling of pressurized poly(ethylene) pipes | |

R.W. Lang, G. Pinter, A. Stern |

An extended model for the growth and coalescence of void - application to fracture toughness prediction | |

T. Pardoen, J.W. Hutchinson |

An investigation of methods of estimating crack driving force for defects in or near welds | |

M C Smith, M R Goldthorpe, P J Bouchard, P Prottey |

Analysis of Low-Cycle Fatigue at Notches in a Single Crystal Superalloy at High Temperature | |

P. Boubidi, R. Sievert |

Analytical and numerical modelling of failure of ceramic/metal panels due to ballistic impact | |

V. Sánchez Gálvez |

Anisotropic cylindrical shell with surface crack | |

R.M. Kushnir, M.M. Nykolyshyn, L.M. Sen’kiv |

Application of cohesive model to dynamic ductile fracture tests | |

G. Berardo, P. Salvini, M. Di Biagio |

Approximate evaluation of directional toughness in cold drawn pearlitic steels | |

J. Toribio, A. Valiente |

Assessment of the contribution of plastic strain gradient effects to the fatigue threshold of ductile materials | |

E.A. Bonifaz, J.M. Martínez-Esnaola, I. Ocaña, J. Gil-Sevillano |

Averaging of the diffraction waves in composites with random structures by generalized self-consistent method | |

A.A. Pan’kov |

Brittle-to-tough transition in toughened polypropylene copolymers | |

W. Grellmann, S. Seidler, I. Kotter |

Character of stress failure of high-strength concrete determined by acoustic emission method | |

J. Hola, J. Pedziwiatr, D. StyS |

Characterization of sub micron mechanical behavior and fracture processes of polymers and biomaterials | |

L.A. Pruitt |

Comparison studies of R-curves for fatigue and tear cracks in a thin aluminium plate | |

V.P. Naumenko, G.S. Volkov, A.G. Atkins |

Comparison, by electrochemical measurements, of the microbiologically induced corrosion behavior in stainless steels | |

J. I. Pastor Manso; F. Montero Ortego, J. Izquierdo Gómez |

Constraint effect and fracture of mismatched weld joints | |

E. Ranatowski |

Constraint effect on environmentally assisted cracking of the austenite steel 08Kh18N10T in the concentrated solutions at 270°C | |

Anna Brosová, Karel Šplíchal, Zdenìk Fiala |

Constraint effects and modeling under general loading conditions | |

A. Laukkanen |

Contact fatigue propagation of deep defects in railway wheels | |

S. Beretta, G. Donzella, R. Roberti, A. Ghidini |

Correlation between Charpy-V and sub-size Charpy tests results for an un-irradiated low alloy RPV ferritic steel | |

R. Schill, P. Forget, C. Sainte Catherine |

Correlation between interfacial state of plasma CVD coated TiN film/substrate and pinhole defect ratio evaluation by CPCD method | |

Yuji Kimura', Tatsuya Shirato |

Crack initiation behaviour of PP-materials | |

S. Seidler, T. Koch, I. Kotter, W. Grellmann |

Crack interaction mechanism of pre-split rock blasting | |

A. V. Dyskin, A. N. Galybin |

Cracked beam element applied to fatigue damage identification of steel bridges | |

E.P. de Deus, U. Peil |

Creep and fatigue crack growth in PE-HD pipe grades - effect of test temperature and R-ratio | |

G. Pinter, W. Balika, R.W. Lang |

Creep behaviour of a cast rene 41 superalloy | |

G. Atxaga, A.M. Irisarri |

Critical phenomenon in hydrogen assisted cracking in high strength steel | |

H. Yatabe, K. Yamada |

Damage formation of a 2304 duplex stainless steel under hot working conditions | |

A. Piñol-Juez, A. Iza-Mendia, I. Gutiérrez |

Damage mechanisms and fracture behaviour of thermally-aged duplex stainless steel: modelling of the fracture toughness using local approach | |

P. Lamagnère, A. Hazarabedian, D. Guérin, J. Reuchet, B. Marini |

Damage resistance and micromechanical analysis of ultra high performance concrete. | |

G. Orange, P. Acker, J. Dugat |

Debonding of an interface when a crack approaches perpendicularly to it | |

Jia Li |

Defect tolerant design of an helicopter tail rotor shaft | |

S. Beretta, M. Giglio |

Determination of Fracture Mechanics Characteristic Values in the Toughness Transition Range | |

F. Otremba, U. Eisele, H. Silcher, J. Schiedermaier |

Development of edge cracks in rolling bodies | |

V.V. Panasyuk, O.P. Datsyshyn |

Development of environment controllable micro mechanical testing machine and the influence of vacuum on fracture and fatigue in aramid single fiber | |

K. Minoshima, Y. Maekawa, K. Komai |

Developments in inverse analysis for in-situ flaw detection in composite material structures | |

A.D. Nurse, J.M. Huntley, D.C. Panni, J.N. Petzing, P.J. Sherratt, J.R. Tyrer |

Different CDM-models and their ability to describe the damage development at ductile fracture of steel | |

R. Schiffmann, W. Dahl, W. Bleck |

Ductile crack growth in structural steels of EUROCODE 3 | |

J. M. Flores, A. Valiente, M. Elices |

Duplex S-N curve characteristics and subsurface fatigue crack initiation behaviour in high carbon-chromium bearing steel | |

K. Shiozawa, L. T. Lu, S. Ishihara |

Dynamic compression testing of metallic materials - ESIS progress towards a european standard | |

A. Doig, H. Taylor |

Effect of Cu content on thermomechanical fatigue properties and total available strain energy of Ti-Ni-Cu shape memory alloy | |

H. Takaku, T. Sakuma, U. Iwata, Y. Ochi |

Effect of fatigue pre-loading on mixed-mode stress corrosion cracking in high-strength steel | |

J. Toribio, E. Ovejero, V. Kharin |

Effect of grinding on the fatigue strength of a bearing steel in the super long-life field | |

M. Goto, T. Yamamoto, H. Nisitani, T. Sakai, N. Kawagoishi |

Effect of humidiy on long fatigue life more than 107 cycles in high strength steel | |

M. Nakajima, K. Tokaji, T. Shimizu |

Effect of inclusions and dissolved hydrogen on the fracture toughness of pipeline steels | |

J.M. Hallen, J.L. González, J. Hernández, F Hernández-Lagos |

Effect of non-metallic inclusions on crack propagation and fatigue life of steel | |

I.P. Volchok, A.E. Vilniansky |

Effect of specimen geometry on dynamic fracture toughness of 15H2MFA reactor pressure vessel steel | |

Gy. B. Lenkey, L. Tóth |

Effect of specimen thickness and stress ratio on fatigue crack growth after a single overload cycle on structural steel | |

M. Skorupa, A. Skorupa, J. Schijve, T. Machniewicz, P. Korbut |

Effect of temperature and strain rate on the cyclic plasticity mechanisms of an interstitial free steel - comparison with ultra high purity iron | |

A. Daniélou, M. Robillard, J. Stolarz, T. Magnin |

Effective stress intensity factor and contact stress for partially closed oblique edge cracks | |

M . Beghinil, L. Bertini, V. Fontanari |

Effects of diffuse cracking around a cohesive crack | |

I. Arbilla, J. Planas, G.V. Guinea, M. Elices |

Effects of forming process on fatigue performance of wheel centre discs | |

P.J. Mc Grath, D.G. Hattingh, M.N. James, A. Els-Botes |

Effects of geometry and material on the energy dissipation rate | |

W. Brocks, Th. Siegmund |

Effects of loading rate and specimen configuration on the ductile-brittle transition in poly(propylene) | |

Z. Major, R.W. Lang |

Effects of microstructure on fatigue short crack behaviour in multiphase materials | |

J. Stolarz, N. Baffie, O. Madelaine-Dupuich |

Energy dissipation rate as a fracture analysis tool | |

J. D. G. Sumpter |

Estimation of stress intensity factors with considering crack surface contact | |

X. B. Lin |

Estimation of the crack growth resistance and endurance of hard tungsten carbide-cobalt alloy products | |

A. Voldemarov |

Estimation of the total life in fretting fatigue with spherical contact | |

Carlos Navarro, Jaime Domínguez |

Evaluation and development of simplified methods of analysis of the integrity of cracked redundant structures | |

C. Gallo, M. González-Posada, I. Gorrochategui, F. Gutiérrez-Solana |

Evaluation of cyclic plastic deformation by nano -indentation | |

H. Sakamoto, N. Ueda |

Evaluation of fatigue life data by normalising procedures | |

E. Castillo, M. López-Aenlle, M.J. Lamela, A. Fernández-Canteli |

Evaluation of notched fatigue strength of oxide dispersion strengthening copper alloy | |

N. Kawagoishi, Q. Chen, K. Shimana, H. Nisitani, M. Goto, E. Kondo |

Evaluation of the deformation of polyamide materials under tension using laser extensometry | |

C. Bierögel, T. Fahnert, W. Grellmann |

Experimental analysis of fatigue crack growth life under random loading | |

B. Moreno, J. Zapatero, J. Domínguez |

Experimental and numerical investigations of the failure behaviour of components by application of fracture and damage mechanics | |

W. Baer, D. Klingbeil |

Experimental investigation of fracture toughness parameters in quenched and tempered, and in austempered 65 Si 7 steel | |

D. Pustaic, F. Cajner, ?. Dobi |

Experimental investigation of the local deformation processes in joints under cyclic loading by traditional methods of fatigue testing | |

A.V. Pankov, Yu.A. Svirsky |

Experimental method to increase the loading capability of glass-fibre reinforced composite tubes | |

H. Teodorescu-Draghicescu, I. Goia, D. Rosu, C. Birtu, F. Teodorescu-Draghicescu |

Extending the fatigue life of aerospace materials by surface engineering | |

E.R. de los Rios, M. Trull, A. Levers |

Failure mechanisms in fatigue of fibre glass reinforced polyamide 6.6 | |

J.A. Casado, F. Gutiérrez-Solana, J.A. Polanco, I. Carrascal |

Fatigue and monotonic properties of an interstitial free steel sheet | |

M. T. Milan, D. Spinelli, W. W. Bose |

Fatigue behaviour of a thick plate of aluminium alloy 7475 | |

M. Lorente, G. Atxaga, A.M. Irisarri, M. San Martín, L.M. Plaza |

Fatigue crack growth at high temperature in the PM nickel base superalloy UDIMET 720 L1 | |

C.M. Branco, F. Santos, J. Byrne |

Fatigue crack growth threshold conditions for small notches | |

C. Vallellano, A. Navarro, J. Dominguez |

Fatigue crack propagation in structural steel after overloading cycles | |

M. S. Ramos, M. Pereira, S. H. Motta |

Fatigue crack propagation of laser welded butt joints | |

A. Minagi, K. Tokaji |

Fatigue crack propagation perpendicular to an interface: the effect of plastic mismatch | |

R. Pippan, K. Flechsig, F.O. Riemelmoser, H.P. Brantner |

Fatigue failure analysis of fan blade of D-L8 engine of “RUSLAN” aircraft | |

A. A. Shaniavski |

Fatigue failure assessment under multiaxial loading | |

Andrea Carpinteri, Andrea Spagnoli |

Fatigue failure by flow-induced vibration | |

Y. Murakami, M. Inoue, A. Sueoka, S. Odahara, M. Kobayashi, N. Fujiwara |

Fatigue life of cast irons GGG40, GGG60 and GTS45 under combined random tension with torsion | |

T. Lagoda, E. Macha, A. Nieslony, A. Muller |

Fatigue life prediction of Natural Rubber components under uniaxial and multiaxial loading | |

N. Saintier, G. Cailletaud, R. Piques |

Fatigue lifetime of a silica filled rubber. Application to a SBR shoe sole under bending. | |

A. Robisson, F. Laraba-Abbès, L. Laïarinandrasana, R. Piques, J.L. Chaverot |

Fatigue of high strength materials: some critical problems of fracture mechanics | |

O. M. Romaniv |

Fatigue strength prediction of ductile irons subjected to combined loading | |

M. Endo |

FEM-Based Fatigue Endurance Evaluation of Engineering Components under Variable Amplitude Multiaxial Loading | |

M. de Freitas, B. Li, J.L.T. Santos |

Finite element analysis of fatigue crack growth threshold testing techniques | |

S. R. Daniewicz, J. D. Skinner |

Finite element analysis of plasticity-induced crack closure for inclined cracks | |

L.-W. Wei, M N James |

Finite Element Analysis of the Interaction of Hydrogen Induced Stepwise Cracks | |

V.J. Cortés Suárez, J.L. González Velázquez, J.M. Hallen López, J.G. Reséndiz Robles |

Finite element modelling of a smooth tensile specimen and a compact tension specimen with the Gurson-Tveergard-Needleman and Rousselier micromechanical models | |

C. Poussard, D. Miannay, C. Sainte Catherine |

Finite element simulations of Charpy-V and sub-size Charpy tests for a low alloy RPV ferritic steel | |

C. Sainte Catherine, N. Hourdequin, P. Galon, P. Forget |

Fractal characterization of concrete damage in the strain-softening regime | |

Alberto Carpinteri, Stefano Invernizzi |

Fractographic analysis of fatigue failure in the superlong life regime of n > 107 cycles | |

Yukitaka Murakami, Toru Ueda, Tetsushi Nomoto |

Fractographic evidence and statistical inference for the cleavage fracture modelling of F82Hmod low activation steel | |

H. Riesch-Opperman, M. Walter |

Fractographic study of two damage tolerant aluminium alloys | |

A.M. Irisarri, G. Atxaga |

Fracture behavior of cemented carbides: a fracture mechanics analysis | |

L. Llanes, Y. Torres, B. Casas, D. Casellas, F. Marimon |

Fracture mechanical behaviour of plasma-sprayed coatings | |

H.P. Brantner, R. Pippan, W. Prantl, S. Bertini, O. Lacroix |

Fracture mechanics properties of materials of reactor pressure vessel of WWER 440 | |

D. Lauerová, M. Brumovský |

Fracture mechanics testing of magnesium alloy ingots and die castings | |

E. Schick, D. Regener |

Fracture mechanisms of eutectic crystals processed by directional solidification | |

J. Y. Pastor, P. Poza, J. LLorca |

Fracture of a high strength steel containing U-notches | |

F.J. Gómez, M. Elices, A. Valiente |

Fracture process under tension deformation observing using computer simulation method | |

N. Y. Gorge, M. D. Starostenkov |

Fracture properties of concrete under cryogenic conditions | |

C. Rocco, J. Planas, G.V. Guinea, M. Elices |

Fracture resistance and failure characteristics of AISI 304 / SA508 bimetallic weld in ductile regime | |

P. Nevasmaa, A. Laukkanen, U. Ehrnstén |

Fracture toughness of an aluminium alloy matrix composite | |

A. García-Romero, A.M. Irisarri, M. Anglada |

Fracture toughness of ceramics using the SEVNB method; round robin | |

J. Kübler |

Fracture toughness of high-chromium white cast iron in relation to the primary carbide morphology | |

M. Janssen, M.B. van Leeuwen, M.F. Mendes de Leon |

Fracture variability of yttria-stabilized zirconia | |

D. Casellas, J. Alcalá, L. Llanes, M. Anglada |

High cycle fatigue of ion nitrided 40Cr steel specimens | |

D.S. Tchankov, D.I. Dimitrov |

Hot corrosion and fracture of nickel–base superalloys | |

S.B. Belikov, A.D. Boval, D.D. Denisov |

Hydrogen assisted cracking of cold drawn eutectoid steel for civil engineering structures | |

J. Toribio, E. Ovejero |

Identification method for marks on fracture surfaces and case study (failure of propeller blade of exhaust gas ventilator) | |

P. Sajdl |

Implementation of coalescence criteria into the GTN model application to work-hardening ductile materials | |

J. Chambert, Ph. Bressolette, A. Vergne |

Improving stress corrosion cracking life of components by shot peening | |

Juan Thieuleux |

In situ observation on localized corrosion morphology of tin thin film coating by electrochemical AFM | |

Michio Ohata, Yuji Kimura |

Influence of different surface effects on the nucleation of microcracks | |

M. Sauzay, P. Gilormini, P. Coorevits |

Influence of loading speed on tensile strength characteristics of high tensile steel | |

S.M. Yang, H.Y. Kang, H.S. Kim, J.H. Song, J.M. Park |

Influence of microstructure on cleavage fracture initiation micromechanisms in steels | |

A. Echeverría-Zubiría, M.A. Linaza, J.M. Rodriguez-Ibabe |

Influence of pulsed laser beam hardening on the fatigue limit of the steel 42CrMo4 | |

T. Hosenfeldt, H. Bomas, P. Mayr |

Influence of the aggregate-matrix interface on the fracture behaviour of concrete | |

G.V. Guinea, K. El-Sayed, C.G. Rocco, M. Elices, J. Planas |

Influence of the sample thickness on the essential specific work of fracture | |

A. Monsalve, F. Alcorta, D. Celentano |

Influence of thermal ageing on fatigue crack growth behaviour in cast duplex stainless steels | |

V. Calonne, A.F. Gourgues, A. Pineau |

Instabilities in fracture and deformation of polymer materials | |

G.M. Kerch |

Integrity of cast components containing inhomogeneities | |

Y. Nadot, D. Bertheau, V. Denier, J. Mendez |

Intergranular stress corrosion cracking (IGSCC) susceptibility of Inconel X-750: state of the art | |

B. Remartínez, J.I. Pastor, J. Santamaría |

Inverse analysis of a box-section composite beam with impact damage | |

P.J. Sherratt, D.C. Panni, A.D. Nurse |

Investigation on the Fracture Behaviour of Laser Beam Welded Wide Plates | |

M. Koçak, S. Riekehr, Y-J. Kim, J. dos Santos |

Investigations into the influence of the mechanical conditions at the crack tip on SCC test results | |

H. M. Nykyforchyn, W. Dietzel |

Investigations of rail fractures at vienna underground and measures to reduce them | |

G. Valenta, T. Varga, F. Loibnegger |

Kinematic and kinetic events on rough sliding crack surfaces in contact | |

M. M. I. Hammouda |

Limit equilibrium of a curvilinear crack with the partial frictional contact of its surfaces | |

R. V. Goldstein, A. V. Andreev, Yu. V. Zhitnikov |

Load interaction effects in high temperature fatigue and dwell crack growth | |

P. Heuler, E. Affeldt, R.J.H. Wanhill |

Local fracture behaviour and crack tip deformation in metal foams | |

C. Motz, R. Pippan |

Local parameters susceptibility checkup using fracture toughness data | |

V. Kozák, A. Novák |

Local variations in yield strength – a possible means for enhancing the fracture resistance of structural components | |

O. Kolednik |

Long life fatigue properties of ferrite-pearlitic ductile cast iron with shot-peening treatment | |

Yasuo Ochi, Takeshi Sekino, Takashi Matsumura |

Long-term fracture of an aging transversally-isotropic composite with a circular crack under stationary loading | |

A. A. Kaminsky, G. V. Gavrilov |

Mathematical model of subcritical creep crack growth | |

V.I. Astafiev, V.V. Bondarenko |

Mean stress in long-life torsion fatigue | |

G. Marquis |

Mean stress, temperature and environment influences on near-threshold fatigue crack behavior of Ti6246. | |

C. Sarrazin-Baudoux, Y. Chabanne, J. Petit, J.M. Olive |

Mechanical strength and fracture of Sigma 1140+ SiC fibres | |

C. González, J. LLorca |

Mesomechanical simulation of crack propagation in real and quasi-real idealized microstructures of tool steels | |

L. Mishnaevsky Jr, N. Lippmann, S. Schmauder |

Micromechanical aspects of constraint effects in steel for containers of spent nuclear fuel | |

I. Dlouhý, Z. Chlup |

Micromechanical modeling of ductile tearing phenomena | |

S. Mariani, A. Corigliano |

Micro-mechanical modelling of ductile tearing resulting from a thermo-mechanical loading | |

M.P. Valeta, C. Poussard, F. Zydownik, C. Sainte Catherine |

Micromechanical view of failure of the matrix in compression in fibrous composite materials | |

F. París, J. Contreras, J. C. del Caño |

Micromechanisms of fracture in modern low carbon high strength steels | |

T. Sturel, F. Hanus |

Microstructural and mechanical properties of microalloyed steels processed to simulate thin slab casting and direct rolling conditions | |

A. I. Fernández, P. Uranga, B. López, J. M. Rodriguez-Ibabe |

Modeling of ductile tearing of pipeline-steel wide plates | |

J . Besson, F. Rivalin, M. Di Fant, A. Pineau |

Modeling of the surface microcracking in polyethylene due to UV-degradation | |

Ihor Skrypnyk, Jan Spoormaker, Natalia Bilyk |

Modelling of a fatigue cumulative damage under random loading conditions | |

J. Cacko |

Modelling the mixed mode fracture of concrete | |

J.C. Gálvez, D.A. Cendón, J. Planas, M. Elices |

Multi-scale model of crack propagation in unidirectional metallic matrix composites | |

J.F. Maire, P. Levasseur, P. Paulmier |

Notch stress strain distribution in Charpy V specimen / experiments and modelling | |

B. Tanguy, R. Piques, L. Laiarinandrasana, A. Pineau |

Novel methods for determining true stress strain curves of weldments and homogenous materials | |

Z. L. Zhang1, J. Ødegård, C. Thaulow |

Numerical analyses of cracks in piezoelectric composite structures under electromechanical loading | |

Matthias Scherzer, Meinhard Kuna |

Numerical analysis of a mixed mode crack behavior in elastic-plastic materials | |

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

Numerical determination of the dynamic key curves | |

I. V. Rokach |

Numerical modelling of cyclic stress-strain fields near a crack tip: the role of strain hardening | |

J. Toribio, V. Kharin |

Numerical modelling of the visco-plastic behaviour of a wide austenitic stainless steel cracked plate | |

C. Poussard, L. Le Ber, C. Delaval, C. Sainte Catherine |

Numerical simulation of ductile fracture initiation by application of Rice-Tracey void growth model | |

M. Rakin, A. Sedmak, P. Matejic, M. Zrilic, S. Sedmak |

Numerical study of fracture in glued wood specimen | |

Ph. Bressolette, A. Vergne |

On acoustic regime at fracture of steel specimens after holding in corrosion medium | |

L.R. Botvina, T.B. Petersen |

On the correlation between the J-integral and the crack tip finite deformation | |

J. Ruiz, A. Valiente, M. Elices |

On the initial stages of corrosion fatigue emanating from smooth surface | |

I. M. Dmytrakh, A. M. Syrotyuk, R. S. Hrabovskyi |

On the need to consider the volumetric distribution of stresses for high cycle multiaxial fatigue strength prediction | |

T. Palin-Luc, F. Morel |

On the preferable initial crack length in fracture toughness testing using sub-sized bending specimens | |

Hans-Jakob Schindler |

On the use of photoelastic data to corroborate compliance measurements of fatigue crack closure | |

M. N. Pacey, M. N. James, E. A. Patterson |

Orientational effects on fatigue crack growth rates in a forged disc of Inconel 718 superalloy | |

S. Ponnelle, B. Brethes, A. Pineau |

Phenomenological model of the specimen containing growing crack | |

A. Neimitz |

Phenomenological study of crack propagation in multidirectional stratified subjected to mode (I) | |

A. Ahmed-Benyahia, A. Laksimi, T. Boukharouba, M.L. Benzeggagh |

Plane boundary value problem posed on orientation of principal stresses on the crack surface | |

A. N. Galybin |

Prediction of crack growth under mode (I+II) cyclic loading | |

T. Cala, B. Wasiluk, K. Golos, Z. Osinski |

Prediction of cracking under thermal fatigue | |

A. Fissolo, C. Robertson, V. Maillot, B. Marini |

Prediction of notch-emanating crack initiation life in fatigue: effect of input parameters variation | |

N. Gérard, N. Ranganathan, R. Leroy, O. Girard |

Predictive fracture modelling in tough polyethylenes using experimentally measured cohesive zone traction curves | |

K. C. Pandya, A. Ivankovic, J. G. Williams |

Propagation of Surface Cracks Under Cyclic Loading | |

T. Boudaoud, N. Ouali, A. Ahmed-Benyahia, T. Boukharouba |

Quantification of Specimen Geometry Effects on the Master Curve and To Reference Temperature | |

J.A. Joyce, R.L. Tregoning |

Quantitative fractography by means of a new digital image analysis system | |

O. Kolednik, S. Scherer, P. Schwarzböck, P. Werth |

Relation between stress state and fracture resistance in mismatched weld joints. | |

E. Ranatowski |

Reliability of chevron notch technique for fracture toughness determination in glass composites reinforced by long fibres | |

I. Dlouhý, M. Reinisch, A. R. Boccaccini |

Resemblance between residual stress produced by shot peening and thermal stress by temperature distribution | |

K. Kanazawa, T. Kamiyama |

Results of a european round robin on the impact fracture toughness of plastics at high rates of loading | |

W. Böhme |

Safe damage fatigue criteria | |

Yu. I. Ragozin, Yu. Ya. Antonov |

SCC behaviour of pipeline microalloyed steels | |

A. Cayón, C. Rodríguez, R. Lezcano, J.A. Alvarez, F.J. Belzunce, F. Gutiérrez-Solana |

Simulation of thermomechanical behaviour of bimaterial containing an interface crack with rough faces | |

A. Kryshtafovych, R. Martynyak, S. Nagalka |

Small Crack under Cyclic and Static Loading | |

V. V. Konovalov |

Some developments in dymamic fracture mechanics | |

S. de Luna, L. Rubio, J.L. Pérez-Castellanos, J. Fernández-Sáez, C. Navarro |

Statistical fatigue properties of aluminum alloys based on the statistical aspect of crack initiation and propagation behaviors | |

T. Sakai, k. Okada, I. Nishikawa, A. Sugeta, T. Shimokawa, S. Nishijima |

Statistical model of roughness induced crack closure | |

J. Pokluda, P. Sandera, J. Hornikova |

STAU - a general-purpose tool for probabilistic reliability assessment of ceramic components under multiaxial loading | |

H. Riesch-Oppermann, A. Brückner-Foit, C. Ziegler |

Strength degradation of SiCfiber by hydro-thermal treatment and its application to the surface modification of SiC fiber | |

Chikako Gomi, Ichiro Shiota, Yuji Kimura |

Strength estimation of ceramic/metal joints with various interlayer thickness | |

M. Takahashi, N. Okabe, X. Zhu, K. Kagawa |

Stress-strain state at the vicinity of the crack tip in strength mis-match welded joint | |

F. Matejicek, N. Gubeljak, D. Kozak, M. Koçak |

Study of the performance of a most probable point correction when applied to B -PFEM models in fatigue crack propagation | |

J. A. Bea, A .B . Anel, and M . Doblaré |

Study of the transfer of tensile forces by bond in eccentric reinforced concrete members | |

J. Hola, J. Pedziwiatr, D. Stys |

Study on constitutive model of cyclic hardening process | |

N. Osawa, Y. Tomita, K. Hashimoto |

Temperature dependence of the fracture behaviour of polypropylene films | |

D. Ferrer-Balas, M.Ll. Maspoch, A.B. Martinez, E. Ching, R.K.Y. Li, Y-W. Mai |

Tensile and diametrical compression tests of sigma SM1140+ fibres | |

M. C. García-Leiva, I. Ocaña, J. M. Martínez-Esnaola, A. Martín-Meizoso, J. Gil-Sevillano, M. Fuentes |

Tensile and shear cracks behavior under plane strain small scale yielding | |

V.N. Shlyannikov |

The accelerated DK fatigue crack growth test on AA 5083-H321 and similitude validation. | |

Jan Zuidema, Saskia de Vries, Adirakhmantyo Hascaryantono |

The application of FAD in the assessment of environmental assisted cracking and fracture conditions | |

J.A. Alvarez Laso, F. Gutiérrez-Solana |

The application of integrity assessment procedures in optimizing the vessel surveillance programs | |

J. García, F. Gutiérrez-Solana, J. Setién, J. Ruiz |

The application of the Gurson-Tvergaard model in the aging embrittlement of austeno-ferritic stainless steels | |

J.M. Alegre, J. Pérez, F. Gutiérrez-Solana, L. Sánchez |

The dependency of the local approach to fracture on the calibration of material parameters | |

G. Shatil, L. Wang |

The effect of nodul size on fatigue properties of ferritic nodular cast iron | |

Jan Zuidemal, Marion van den Hoogenl and Cees van Eldijk2 |

The effect of residual stresses on the fracture behaviour of a ferritic steel | |

N. P. O'Dowd, Y. Lei, G. A. Webster |