#### General Papers

New materials for improved fracture and fatigue resistance | |

D. FRANCOIS |

Is now the time for a global terminology in Fracture Mechanics? | |

H.H. KAUSCH |

Micromechanisms of cleavage fracture in ferritic steels | |

P. BOWEN, R.J. CONDOR, J.F. KNOTT |

Mechanisms and mechanics of ferritic-pearlitic steel delamination | |

G. DUFFET, J.F. CHARMOILLAUX, C. FILIATRE, R. BATISSE, C. OYTANA |

Effect of cleavage plane orientation on local strength of spheroidized steel | |

Grazia Ruscito, B. STRNADEL, E. MAZANCOVA, K. MAZANEC |

Observations on cleavage initiation sites in two ferritic steels | |

R.E. FRANKLIN |

Cleavage fracture in as-quenched 50D steel | |

W. ZHOU, J.F. KNOTT |

Twinning effect on cleavage fracture stress | |

M. BIEL, L. GOLASKI |

Statistical geometrical effect of intergranular crack branching | |

J. POKLUDA, P. SANDERS |

A probabilistic model for cleavage fracture of polycrystalline metals containing a dispersion of brittle particles | |

A.M. MEIZOSO, R. G. ARRIZABALAGE, J. G. SEVILLANO |

Numerical procedure for determining Weibull parameters based on the local approach | |

F. MINAMI, A. BRUCKNER-FOIT, B. TROLLDENIER |

Application of local approach of fracture in a pearlitic steel cathodically hydrogenated | |

A. FONTAINE, S. JEUNEHOMME, O. DECOME, M. HABASHI |

The temperature dependence of fracture toughness of materials undergoing a brittle-ductile transition | |

A.D. VASILEV |

Behaviour of cracks under three-dimensional modes | |

J. ROYER, V.A. LE |

The crack-inclusion interaction problem in an infinite strip | |

O.S. YAUSI, S. ABBAS |

Study of fracture instability in brittle materials by strain energy density | |

D.A. ZACHAROPOULOS |

An infinite plate with lines of discontinuities along arcs of a plate under uniform heat flow | |

M.A. KATTIS |

Fracture of rods in generalized thermoelasticity | |

R. WOJNAR |

Effects of specimen size and side grooves on the fracture toughness, JIC of a high density polyethylene | |

W.N. CHUNG, J.G. WILLIAMS |

Crack growth resistance curves for polymers - Development of a multiple specimen testing protocol | |

G.E. HALE |

Characterization of polymer materials by elastic-plastic crack growth resistance curves | |

E. REESE, K.-H. SCHWALBE, K. FRIEDRICH |

The assessment of a failure criterion for industrial application of PMMA and HI-PMMA under static loading | |

G. CASTIGLIONI, T. RONCHETTI, L. COLOMBAROLI |

Fracture testing of immiscible polymer blends: activities of VAMAS technical working party | |

I.K. PARTRIDCE |

The failure behaviour of UV degraded plastic products | |

J.C.M. de BRUIJN |

Stress concentrations in plastic products | |

A.J. HEIDWEILLER |

On-specimen sensors for high velocity impact testing of high-grade polymers | |

J.P. DEAR, J.H. MacGILLIVRAY |

Fracture analysis by caustic method of laminated fibre reinforced plastics | |

A. LA BARBERA, M. MARCHETTI, A. ROSSI |

Stress analysis by F.E.M. in crack tip and free edge regions in composite material structural elements | |

A. MANUELLO BERTETTO, G. AUGELLO |

The intralaminar crack growth resistance of polymer based composite materials | |

R. FRASSINE |

Towards a standard for interlaminar fracture testing of composites | |

P. DAVIES |

Fatigue fracture in a rubber toughened glassy polymer | |

M. RINK, D. IMBRIGHI, L. CASTELLANI, A. PAVAN |

Structural integrity of advanced composites in the machine industry | |

M. PRODAN, J.C. RADON |

Analysis of fracture behaviour of fibre reinforced polypropylene | |

W. GRELLMANN, S. SEIDLER, B. MICHEL, P. WILL |

The influence of matrix on the S.N. fatigue behaviour of continuous carbon fire composites | |

D.C. CURTIS, D.R. MOORE, B. SLATER |

The fatigue damage mechanics of carbon fire composites | |

M. SPEARING, P.W.R. BEAUMONT |

Effects of resin interleafing on fatigue of unidirectional fibre/epoxy composites | |

I.K. PARTRIDGE, J.A.M. JAUSSAUD, T. NEYRAT |

Impact damage and residual interlaminar fracture resistance in carbon/epoxy composites | |

A. PAVAN, T. RICCO |

Stress corrosion cracking in pultruded E-glass fibre reinforced vinyl-ester composite rods | |

P.S. HILL, J.C. CURWEN, I.E. KING, J.A. LITTLE |

Ultrasonic NDE of composites | |

P.P. DELSANTO, G. GERMANETTO, P. QUARATI, F. BOSCHETTI |

Fracture and fatigue evaluation of damage tolerant Al-Li alloys for aerospace applications | |

R.J.H. WANHILL, I. SCHRA, W.C.J. T HART |

The structural integrity of high-duty materials | |

J. F. KNOTT |

Metal plasticity and specimen size effects in evaluation of ARALL laminates notched panel residual strength | |

J. MACHERET, R.J. BUCCI, M. KULAK |

Effect of particle size and ageing on the fatigue behaviour of an aluminium based metal matrix composite | |

T.J. DOWNES, D.M. KNOWLES, J.E. KING |

Fatigue crack growth in Al-Li/SiC particulate metal matrix composites | |

I. SINCLAIR, J.F. KNOTT |

Some failure modes of plasma-sprayed thermal barrier coatings | |

M. FERRARI |

Influence of microstructure on liquid metal embrittlement of aluminium alloys | |

R.G. HOAGLAND, B. BENSON, Y. LIU |

Microstructure and stress corrosion susceptibility of the heat affected zone in Al-Zn-Mg weldments | |

C. GARCIA-CORDOVILLA, E. LOUIS, A. PAMIES, L. CABALLERO, M. ELICES |

Orientation dependence of fracture toughness in 8090 aluminium alloy plate using chevron notched specimens | |

J. MORRISON, K.J. KARISALLEN |

Effect of heat treatment on the ductile fracture characteristics of Zr-2.5 wt.% Nb | |

P.F. TIMMINS |

The influence of plastic deformation on fracture toughness of molybdenum | |

N.I. DANTLENKO, A.D. VASILEV, Y.N. PODREZOV, E.P. POLISCHUK, S.A. FIRSTOV |

High-temperature fracture behaviour of some Ni3 Al aluminides | |

M. JOVANOVIC, Z. BOGDANOV, DJ. DROBNJAK |

The influence of rate dependent deformation in predicting ductile fracture in alpha-titanium at 20°C | |

D.J. SMITH, R.L. JONES |

Effect of tempering treatment on fracture toughness of 0.4 C steel | |

B. ERYUREK, E. AKATA |

Influence of the heat treatment on the fracture toughness of a duplex stainless steel | |

A.M. IRISARRI, E. ERAUZKIN, F. SANTAMARIA, A. GIL-NEGRETE |

Fracture toughness characterization of extruded AlMgSi1 | |

M. HVAL |

Fracture toughness of low temperature carbon steel flanges | |

E. BLAKELEY, P. BOWEN |

Fracture mechanisms and micromechanical modelization for aged dual-phase steels | |

C. DUVAL, D. BAPTISTE, C. PRIOUL, D. FRANCOIS |

The effect of heat-affected-zone microstructures on fracture toughness of duplex stainless steels | |

S. ATAMERT, J.E. KING |

Strain-induced transformation toughening in metastable austenitic steels | |

R.G. STRINGFELLOW, D.M. PARKS |

Microstructure and process zone in HSLA steel | |

J. DOJCAK, L. PARILAK |

Effect of aging on fracture toughness parameters and tensile properties of 17-4 PH stainless steel | |

G. CALICIANA, L. CESCHINI, G.L. GARAGNANI |

Statistical evaluation of the toughness characteristics of a boiler steel | |

I. HAVAS, E. CZDBOLY |

Fractographic aspects of fatigue crack growth in porous sintered steels | |

B. KARLSSON, J. WASEN, I. BERTILSSON |

Strain hardening effects in ductile poious metals | |

G. PERRIN, J.B. LEBLOND, J. DEVAUX |

The relation of toughness to hardness and retained austenite in sintered high speed steels | |

V. MARTINEZ, R. PALMA, J.M. R. IBABE, J.J. URCOLA |

Effect of porosity on fracture toughness of brittle powder materials | |

A.A. SOTNIK, A.D. VASILEV, SA. FIRSTOV, I.G. SLIS, L.I. CHERNYCHOV |

Cyclic stress-strain response and fatigue limit of selected sintered steels | |

J. KALETA, A. PIOTROWSKI, H. HARIG |

Role of diffusion in the hydrogen transport in metals | |

J. TORIBIO, J.M. ELICES |

The application of slow-strain-rate tension test for quantitative evaluation of hydrogen-induced cracking susceptibility of high strength steels | |

B. ULE, F. VODOPIVEC, L. VEHOVAK |

New contribution to the hydrogen embrittlement F.I.P. test in ammonium thiocyanate | |

J TORIBIO, M. ELICES |

Investigation of sulfide stress corrosion cracking in low alloy steels | |

V.I. ASTAFJEV, V.K. EMELIN, T.V. TETJUEVA |

The effects of a sulphur-containing environment on high temperature fatigue failure of a nickel based superalloy | |

E.E. AGHION |

The effect of crack nucleation on pre-loading in stress corrosion cracking of high strength steel | |

M. TSUDA, Y. HIROSE, Z. YAJIMA, K. TANAKA |

Advantages of notched specimens in SSR tests | |

L. CABALLERO, C. GARCIA-CORDOVILLA, A. PAMIES, E. LOUIS, M. ELICES |

Mixed-mode fracture of steel and ceramics | |

A.R. ROSENFIELD |

Remarks on the R-curve behaviour of ceramics | |

F.E. BURESCH |

Fatigue crack propagation in alumina under cyclic compressive loads | |

J.M. SABADELL, M. ANGLADA |

Effects of non-uniform stress fields on fatigue crack growth in zirconia- ceria alloys | |

D.C. CARDONA, P. BOWEN, C.J. BEEVERS |

Damage in a SiC/LAS composite under dynamic loading | |

E. NAZARENKO |

The brazilian disc - a specimen for the assessment of multiaxial fracture criteria for ceramics | |

A. BRUCKNER-FOIT, A. HEGER, D. MUNZ, A. POMPETZKI |

Applicability of the indentation -strength method to the measurement of the crack resistance curve in brittle materials | |

L. BERTAMINI, R. DAL MASCHIO, T. RICCO |

Fractographical investigation of fracture mechanisms of NaCl single crystals undergoing a brittle-ductile transition | |

V.I. BETEKHTIN, A.N. BAKHTIBAEV, A.D. VASILEV, D.A. IMANBEKOV, V.V. KOVYLYAEV, S.A. FIRSTOV |

Anisotropy effects in the fracture behaviour of a uniaxial hot pressed SiC whisker reinforced ceramic composite | |

T. HANSSON, R. WARREN, J. WASEN |

Fracture process zone in concrete: a three dimensional growth process | |

J.G.M. van MFER |

Characteristics of fracture process zone of concrete evaluated with 3-D acoustic emission technique | |

N. NOMURA, H. MIHASHI, S. NIISEKI |

A constitutive model for crack cyclic behaviour of plain concrete | |

D.A. HORDIJK, H.W. REINHARDT |

Rheorogical model for the stress crack width relation of concrete under monotonic and cyclic tension | |

H. DUDA, G. KONIG |

Investigation on the influence of aggregate graining on the destruction process in compressed concrete | |

J. HOLA |

The flexural strength function for concrete beams without initial cracks | |

J. PLANAS, M. ELICES |

The approximation of a cohesive crack by effective elastic cracks | |

J. PLANAS, M. ELICES |

Analytical model for complete moment rotation curves of concrete beams in bending | |

J.P. ULFKJAER, R. BRINCKER, S. KRENK |

Singular-FPZ model for numerical simulation of dynamic fracture of concrete | |

J.H. YON, N.M. HAWKINS, A.S. KOBAYASHI |

Evaluation of cohesive crack models using holographically measured strain fields | |

R.A. MILLER, A. CASTRO-MONTERO, S.P. SHAH |

Determination of tension softening curves of concrete by means of bending tests | |

Y. UCHIDA, K. ROKUGO, W. KOYANAGI |

Determining the fracture parameters and load carrying capacity of concrete beams using ECM | |

B.L. KARIHALOO, P. NALLATHAMBI |

Fracture energy and brittleness of plain concrete specimens under direct tension | |

D.V. PHILLIPS, B. ZHANG |

Influence of moisture on cracking processes in concrete | |

P. ROSSI, C. BOULAY |

Effect of support conditions on fracture energy measurements for concrete beams | |

S.E. SWARTZ, Y.C. KAN |

The four point shear test on single notched specimens: an experimental and numerical analysis | |

A. CARPINTERI, G. FERRARA, G. MELCHIORRI, S. VALENTE |

Mixed mode fracture in compact shear specimens | |

A. ARSLAN, T.G. HUGHES, B.I.G. BARR |

Fracture of concrete plates subjected to rotating biaxial stress | |

M.B. NOORU-MOHAMED, E. SCHLANGEN, J.G.M. van MIER |

Mode III type of fracture in concrete | |

B. BARR, Z.A. YACOUB-TOKATLY |

Fracture propagation and instabilities in elastic-cohesive crack models: a boundary element analysis | |

Z. CEN, C. MAIER |

Influence of crack surface frictional characteristics on the global stress intensity factor | |

C. SCAVIA |

Computer simulated crack propagation in concrete | |

N.A. HARDER |

On the influence of the bulk dissipation on the average specific fracture energy of concrete | |

G.V. GUINEA, J. PLANAS, M. ELICES |

Size effect in anchorage behavior | |

R. ELIGEHAUSEN, J. OZBOLT |

FEM simulation of concrete fracture | |

V. CERVENK, R. PUKL, R. ELIGEHAUSEN |

Analysis of anchor bolts in concrete with fracture and aggregate interlock | |

G. VALENTE |

The effect of snubbing friction on the first crack strength of flexible fiber reinforced composites | |

V.C. LI |

Crack growth modelling in plain and fibre-reinforced cementitious materials | |

X.-Z. HU, Y.-W. MAI, B. COTTERELL |

Impact behaviour of polypropylene-fiber-reinforced concrete plates | |

S. CALAMANI, E. CARTAPATI, A.L. MATERAZZI |

Remarks on the interpretation of cracking in concrete structures according to linear elastic fracture mechanics | |

M. CARISTO, L. GOFFI |

Size effect in softening of concrete loaded in compression | |

R.A. VONK, H.S. RUTTEN, J.G.M. van MIER, H.J. FIJNEMAN |

Evaluation of the ability of microcracked concrete to self healing | |

K.J. FLAG, AT. MOCZKO |

Application of fracture mechanics to cementitious composites | |

D. J. STYS |

Fracture analysis of cementitious seals for nuclear waste isolation | |

M. XIE, W. GERSTLE, M. PANTHAKI |

Some fracture mechanics based aspects of thermal cracking in mass concrete | |

H.N. LINSBAUER |

Fracture toughness and tension softening properties of glued laminated timbers | |

H. MIHASHI, M. HOSHINO |

Crack ratio and spall off ratio of reinforced concrete columns | |

J. OGAWA, M. HOSHI, Y. ABE |

Instability of crack propagation in reinforced concrete beams with double layer of tensile reinforcement | |

C. BOSCO |

Prediction of crack propagation in reinforced concrete structures | |

M.H. EL-HADDAD |

Behaviour of R.C. beam cross sections under unidirectional cyclic bending moments | |

A. CARPINTERI, F. ZAUPA |

Crack spacing and crack width in reinforced concrete members | |

L. VANDEWALLE |

The behaviour of reinforced concrete sections under bending, shear and torsion | |

S. SARKAR |

Dynamic crack tip stress field | |

C. TAUDOU, K. RAVI-CHANDAR |

A novel technique for the study of rapid crack propagation in plastic pipes | |

P. YAYLA, P.S. LEEVERS |

High speed double torsion testing of pipe grade poiyethylenes | |

M.A. WHEEL, P.S. LEEVERS |

On significance of elastic-plastic propagating velocity in asymptotic solutions | |

H. YUAN, A. CORNEC |

Numerical modelling of the dynamic fracture toughness of composites under impact loading | |

C. NAVARRO, R. CORTES, V. SANTCHEZ-GALVEZ |

Numerical simulation of brittle fracture in ductile materials | |

B. SCHAEFFER |

Static and dynamic fracture toughness of two pipeline steels at low temperature | |

G. PLUVINAGE, A. KRASSOWSKY, V. KRASSIKO, A. GHOUL |

Impact fatigue of graphite | |

I. MAEKAWA, H. SHIBATA, M. OHMURA, M. FUTAKAWA |

Numerical analysis of the dynamic fracture in layered metal/ceramic targets under impact loading | |

C. NAVARRO, R. CORTES, V. SANCHEZ-GALVEZ |

Practical procedure for dynamic stress intensity factor history determination in instrumented impact testing | |

I.V. ROKACH |

Dynamic properties of high strength metallic materials | |

M.M. AL-MOUSAWI |

Dynamic toughness of electron beam welds on C-Mn steels | |

F. BIGAGLI, R. FESTA, P. MARINELLI, M. TRAFICANTE |

A re-assessment of ductile tearing resistance. Part I: The geometry dependance of J-R curves in fully plastic bending | |

C.E. TURNER |

A re-assessment of ductile tearing resistance. Part II: energy dissipation rate and associated R-curves on normalised axes | |

C.E. TURNER |

EGF procedure Pl-90 for determining the fracture resistance of ductile materials: analysis of the validation round robin. Part A: Evaluation of curve fit | |

B. HAYES |

EGF procedure Pl-90 for determining the fracture resistance of ductile materials: analysis of the validation round robin. Part B: Single specimen methods | |

B. VOSS |

Discussions of the model for the void growth | |

X.M. KONG, D. HOLLAND, W. DAHL, Z.X. GUAN, N.S. YANG |

Two parameter characterisation of elastic-plastic crack tip fields and associated failure criterion | |

C. BETECON, J.W. HANCOCK |

Fracture criteria derived from energy balance concepts | |

R.N. STEVENS, F. GUIU |

On the use of the J integral in fracture mechanics | |

F. GUIU, R.N. STEVENS |

On J-integral , J-initiation values as material parameters in the field of elastic plastic fracture mechanics | |

E. ROOS, U. EISELE, M. SEIDENFUSS, H. SILCHER |

The role of crack tip constraint for ductile tearing | |

W. BROCKS, W. SCHMITT |

A proposal for a microstructurally based JIC determination | |

D. FIRRAO, R. ROBERTI, R. DOGLIONE, G.M. LA VECCHIA |

The transition from plastic flow to combined flow and fracture: the scaling of JR curves | |

A.G. ATKINS |

Load control vs. displacement control - Their influence on the J-resistance curve | |

O. KOLEDNIK |

On the applicability of JIC standards to the pop-in behaviour of an AL-Li 8090 -T8 alloy | |

R. DOGLIONE, E. ILIA, G. SCAVINO, D. FIRRAO |

Determination of experimental blunting lines and comparisons with analytical procedures | |

E. LUCON, C. RINALDI |

Comparison of crack-resistance-curves of wide plates and fracture mechanics specimens | |

A. LIESSEM, R. HUBO, R. TWICKLER, W. DAHL |

Fracture toughness testing using small cylindrical specimens with ring-shaped cracks | |

E. LUCON |

Stress corrosion tests in water at 288° C, using the unloading compliance technique | |

G. GABETTA, C. RINALDI, M.M. RADAELLI |

An interactive caustic-based method of stress intensity factor determination | |

H.-P. ROSSMANITH, R.E. KNASMILLNER |

Strain energy release rates and related mixed-mode caustics at the tips of curvilinear interface cracks | |

K.P. HERMANN, F. FERBER, W. MEINERS, A. NOE |

Stress singularities in axisymmetric notched bodies | |

R. MARCOS, J.M. MARTINEZ-ESNAOLA, J.M. BASTERO, M. FUENTES |

3D numerical computation of the stress intensity factor in a cracked bolt with a nut | |

J. TORIBIO, V. SANCHEZ-CALVEZ |

On fast crack motion in elastic-plastic materials. I - Mechanical fields around moving crack tip | |

A. NEIMITZ |

On fast crack motion in elastic-plastic materials. II - Equations of motion | |

A. NEIMITZ |

Investigation on the influence of flaw sharpness on stress state using three-dimensional elastic-plastic finite elements analyses | |

R. TWICKLER, C. HAFER, W. DAHL |

On non-linear effects in edge-cracked tension specimens | |

M.A. ASTIZ, C. NAVARRO |

Some results on the numerical Round-Robin on local criteria | |

F. MUDRY |

Phonon conception of metal and alloy fracture | |

Y.I. RAGOZIN |

Minimum critical length of a microcrack as a construction material criterion | |

Y. I. RAGOZIN, Y. Y. ANTONOV |

Creep damage assessment and residual life estimation by mechanical testing | |

V. BICEGO |

Nucleation and grown of cavities at defined grain boundaries in bcc and fcc bicrystals | |

R. LOMBARD, H. VEHOFF |

The merits of isostress creep tests and quantitative creep damage in residual life assessments | |

L.B. DUFOUR, D.M. KAUFMAN, J.L. BRINKMAN |

The use of creep damage measurements in combination with material models for residual lifetime assessment | |

H. STAMM, U. von ESTORFF |

Relationship between low cycle fatigue and crack propagation at elevated temperature in a P/M Ni-base superalloy | |

T. YOKOMAKU, S. FURUTA, K. IWAI |

The creep-fatigue behavior of commercial and P-doped 304L stainless steel | |

J.J. KIM, S.W. NAM |

The creep of Fe and b.c.c. Fe-based alloys under interrupted irradiation | |

L.N. BYSTROV, A.B. TSEPELEV |

Influence of time dependent mechanisms on fatigue crack growth in a single crystal nickel-base superalloy | |

G. ONOFRIO, S.H. AI, V. LUPINC, G. VIMERCATI |

The effect of gamma-prime phase distribution on elevated temperature tensile properties in a single crystal superalloy | |

M.B. HENDERSON, J.W. MARTIN |

Influence of grain size on high temperature low cycle fatigue and fatigue crack propagation of a nickel base superalloy | |

M. MARCHIONNI, G. ONOFRIO |

Creep crack growth in a 1% CrMoV steel and a 32% Ni 20% Cr alloy | |

T. HOLLSTEIN, G.A. WEBSTER, F. DJAVANROODI |

Crack-like notches and notch-like cracks | |

D. TAYLOR |

Near-threshold stage I type propagation | |

J. PETIT, N. RANGANATHAN, J.P. BAILON |

Effect of stress ratio and microstructure on fatigue threshold of ductile iron | |

R.V. PRAKASH, M.N. SRINIVASAN, K.K. BRAHMA |

Threshold of the stress intensity range and the threshold of the effective stress intensity range of ARMCO-iron: the influence of microstructure and environment | |

R. PIPPAN |

Fatigue crack nucleation and early growth in metal single and polycrystals | |

J. POLAK |

A new concept for mixed mode fatigue crack growth predictions | |

W. LINNIG, H.A. RICHARD |

Studies on mixed mode crack propagation | |

V. SRINIVAS, P. VASUDEVAN |

Prediction of fatigue crack growth under mixed mode I and mode II overloads | |

H. HENN |

Transformation of stress frequency in criteria for multiaxial random fatigue | |

T. LAGODA, E. MACHA |

Elastoplastic interpretation of results of the fracture mixed modes under cyclic biaxial load | |

V.N. SHLYANNIKOV, V.A. DOLGORUKOV |

Mechanism and simulation of the microcracking process leading to fracture during low cycle fatigue | |

T. MAGNIN, A. BATAILLE, C. RAMADE |

Influence of different residual stress distributions on fatigue crack growth | |

M. BEGHINI, L. BERTINI, E. VITALE |

Fatigue analysis of medium strength Al-Mg alloy | |

J.D. COSTA, C.M. BRANCO, J.C. RADON |

Effect of stress ratio and maximum stress on crack closure | |

K. ANANDAN, P.K. DASH, K.K. BRAHMA |

Thermal emission from a fatigue crack | |

M.G. BECHI, G. CARONES, G. CAGLIOTI |

Fatigue fracture fractal mechanics | |

V.S. IVANOVA, G.V. VSTOVSKY, I.J. BOUNINE |

A comparison of overload and maximum cyclic load reduction behaviour | |

H. TAYLOR, I.M. KILPATRICK, G. JOLLEY |

Analysis of the plastic zone at the front of a fatigue crack by X-ray fractography | |

V. GARNIER, G. CHALANT, J.L. LEBRUN, A. BIGNONNET |

X-ray study of fatigue fracture surface of nodular cast iron | |

A. SUZUKI, Z. YAJIMA, Y. HIROSE, K. TANAKA |

Fatigue crack growth behavior of ARMCO-iron at low temperature | |

K. HABERZ, R. PIPPAN |

Short fatigue crack growth in near alpha titanium alloys | |

A.C. MOLLIS, C.J. BEEVERS |

Micromechanisms of short fatigue crack growth in nickel base alloy single crystals | |

P.A.S. REED, J.E. KING |

The effect of solution pH on the initiation and growth of short fatigue cracks | |

R. AKID, k.J. MILLER |

Crack growth retardation phenomena in constant DeltaK fatigue tests | |

F.A. VEER |

Effect of the length of the random load history on the fatigue life statistics | |

J. DOMINGUEZ, J. ZAPATERO, L. BOHORQUEZ |

FilIter technique for stochastic crack growth | |

F. CASCIATI, P. COLOMBI, L. FARAVELLI |

X ray fractography study on a cyclic hardening aluminium alloy | |

A.C. BATISTA, J.D. COSTA, A.M. DIAS, J.L. LEBRUN |

Effect of environment on the propagation behaviour of long and short cracks in TA6V alloy | |

C. MULLER, W. BERATA, J. PETIT |

Stress corrosion cracking and corrosion fatigue in seawater of a 2.25Cr1Mo steel | |

A. CICADA, A. KOPLIKU, T. PASTORE, G. RONDELLI, B. VICENTINI |

Multilevel fatigue from life prediction methods | |

A. DEL PUGLIA, F. PRATESI, G. ZONFRILLO |

Fracture mechanic al Markov chain fatigue model | |

L. GANSTED, R. BRINCKER, L.P. HANSEN |

Fatigue of welded structures - A fracture mechanics approach | |

O. DIJKSTRA, IJ.J. van STRAALEN, H.H. SNIJDER |

Fatigue crack growth behavior of ferritic and austenitic butt-welded joints | |

G. NICOLETTO |

Factors affecting the fatigue life of welded joints | |

I. COLE, C. PIETROSANTI, O. VITTORI |

Fatigue strength of welded joints of 50E steel | |

J.M. FERREIRA, CM. BRANCO |

Fatigue strength of load carrying fillet welded joints | |

J.M. FERREIRA, C.M. BRANCO |

Recent development in the reliability fatigue fracture mechanics analysis of welded structures | |

J.C.P. KAM |

Analysis and prediction of residual stress effects as improvement of the fatigue strength of welded joints | |

U. BREMEN, M.A. HIRT |

A statistical interpretation of the CTOD design curve and guidelines to assess HAZ-toughness | |

K. WALLIN |

Toughness properties of artic and offshore welds | |

W.R. TYSON, S.R. BALA |

Effect of weld toe angle and other geometrical parameters on stress concentration in longitudinal attachments | |

C.A. CASTIGLIONI, U. BREMEN, A. BREGANTE |

Effect of the welding procedure and PWHT on the 50mm thick welded joints of a HSLA steel | |

L.M. PLAZA, M.A. ROMAN, A.M. IRISARRI |

Economic effects of fracture | |

L. FARIA |

Results of ultrasonic inspections of fatigue crack propagation | |

C. GONDARD, A. LUCIA, J. ELBAZ |

An overview of the NDE flaw acceptance standards based on the R6 assessment | |

A. ALICINO, E. CAPURRO, A. CORVI, P. PIOVANELLI, S. REALE |

The assessment of defects under mixed mode loading | |

P.J. BUDDEN, M.R. JONES |

Study of cast duplex stainless steel elbow under closure bending | |

C. ERIPRET, P. LE DELLIOU, J.C. MASSON |

Theoretical and numerical analysis of cracked welded pressure vessel | |

A. SEDMAK, J. JARIC, M. BERKOVIC |

Fracture assessment of surface cracks in pressure vessels and pipings by 3D FEM computations | |

L. PESTI |

Comparison of J Integral behaviour for the tensile panel and pressure vessel | |

T. ADZIEV, S. SEDMAK, J. GOCEV |

Theoretical, numerical and experimental analysis of cracked, welded tensile panel | |

S. SEDMAK, A. SEDMAK, N. VUKOMANOVIC |

Fracture mechanics concepts for modelling ductile crack propagation in gas pipelines | |

G. DEMOFONTI, I. COLE, S. VENZI |

Prediction of part-through crack growth in structural components | |

A.Ya. KRASOWSKY, V.A. VAINSHTOK, I.V. VARFOLOMEYEV |

Fracture toughness and fatigue tests on miniature specimens for plant component integrity assessment | |

V. BICEGO, R. CRUDELI, C. FOSSATI, E. LUCON, S. RAGAZZONI |

Crack growth in rollers due to moving hertzian compression | |

H.J. SCHINDLER |

Three-criteria-concept for the design of structures with cracks and sharp notches | |

G. KULLMER, H.A. RICHARD |

Combination of corrosion and fatigue in aircraft components | |

J. WOODTLI |

The analysis of a wind induced fatigue fracture in energy plant equipment | |

A.A. FERNANDES, P.M.S.T. deCASTRO |

Fatigue, fracture and microstructure relationships of an automobile component | |

K. PEDERSEN, O. JENSRUD, J.I. MOE, H.J. ROVEN |

X-ray fractography on fracture analysis of actual accident | |

K. MATSUI, Y. HIROSE, A. CHADANI, K. TANAKA |

Estimation of fatigue damage during operation of a dynamic system | |

M. BILY, J. PROHACKA |

Application of fractography in full-scale tests of aircraft structure parts | |

J. KUNZ, I. NEDBAL, J. SIEGL |

Full scale flight by flight wing spar fatigue test | |

J. FIDRANSKY, J. FIALA |

Application of probabilistic fracture mechanics theory to calculation of life of gears | |

B. ABERSEK, S. MIKLUS, J. FLASKER, M. LAKOTA |

Determination of the service life of gears with cracks Initiated in tooth root | |

J. FLASKER, S. PEHAN, B. ABERSEK |

Quantitative assessment of base defects in compressed gas cylinder by fracture mechanics | |

S. BUDANO, D. MORABITO, V. RIZZI |

Analysis of failure in boiler down-pipes | |

A. KRAJCZYK, R. ZUCHOWSKI |

The analysis of grind repairs in pressure vessels | |

A. CLYNE |

Overload effects on the fatigue crack propagation in ferrite-pearlite railway wheels | |

J.M. R. IBABE, J. G. SEVILLANO |

How to teach fracture mechanics? | |

H.-P. ROSSMANITH |

Engineering requires continuing education on fracture | |

L. FARIA |

Application of high damping steel and key curve method to instrumented Charpy Test | |

N. OHTSUKA, N. URABE |

Interpretation of crack arrest toughness data measured with various steels. | |

J.F. KALTHOFF |

Transition in the failure behaviour of shear impacted cracks | |

J.K. KALTHOFF |

Low cycle fatigue behaviour of 1% Cr Mo V steel using a new multiaxial test facility | |

U.S. FERNANDO, M.W. BROWN, K.J. MILLER |