#### General Papers

A method of increasing the brittle fracture resistance for large-size pressure vessel | |

V. T. TROSHCHENKO, V. V. POKROVSKY, V. G. KAPLUNENKO |

Computational simulation of non-complanar crack growth and experimental verification for a specimen under combined bending and shear loading | |

H. THEILIG, P. WIEBE, F. -G. BUCHHOLZ |

Correlation of static and dynamic characteristics for toughness estimation of thermoresistant steel | |

C. CRISTUINEA, I. DUMITRU, P. TRIPA, L. BLAJ |

Cumulative damage effects in fatigue crack growth propagation under variable amplitude loading | |

H. J. C. VOORWALD, M. A. S. TORRES |

Diffusion welding of metalceramic alloy to steel | |

S. CHRISTOV, P. TASHEV, Z. KAMENOVA, T. DILOV, N. ALEXIEV |

Effect of hydrostatic stress in the vicinity of a notch on hydrogen embrittlement | |

J. TORIBIO, M. ELICES |

Effect of stress state and texture on delayed hydride cracking; kinetics in reactor pressure tubes | |

P. F. TIMMINS |

Evaluation of static and dynamic R curve using DC potential drop single specimen method | |

V. GRABULOV, H. J. MacGILLIVRAY, D. TOMIC |

Fatigue strength of an ion-nitrided steel | |

A. ONUKI, N. YANAGI, N. SATOH, F. TAKASE |

Hydrogen assisted cracking in pearlitic steel: influence of yield strength | |

J. TORIBIO, A. M. LANCHA, M. ELICES |

Importance of knowing fracture toughness and fatigue strength of railway rails | |

I. VITEZ, B. TODlC |

Measuring the residual stresses in welded joints by magnetic-elastic method | |

S. CHRISTOV, K. TODOROV |

Mechanical and thermal properties of metal - particulate filled polymers | |

I. H. TAVMAN |

Polynomial expressions of the stress intensity factor for a cracked bolt | |

J. TORIBIO |

Rate and size effects on the fracture toughness of a titanium alloy | |

L. BRAGA, H. MacGILLIVRAY, C. TOOMBS |

Residual life considerations of the Babock-Wilcox type pressure vessels | |

M. TRUSCULESCU, V. BUDAU, C. CRISTUINEA |

Strengthening model of aluminum alloys during impulse compression | |

V. N. POLYAKOV, V. GEMINOV, A. I. CHISTYAKOV, R. L. KYRILKIN, I. I. TURAEVA |

Structural integrity of advanced composites | |

D. M. R. TAPLIN, G. WEST, J. O'DWYER, D. PLANE, J. SUMMERSCALES |

Structure-sensitive model for the evaluation of fracture toughness characteristics for titanium alloys | |

V. V. POKROVSKY, V. T. TROSHCHENKO, V. T. YARUSEVTCH |

The local approach to the effect of notch depth on fracture toughness | |

C. RUGGIERI, F. MINAMI, M. TOYODA |

The weldability of the stainless and heat-resistant steels used in the manufacturing of agabaritic vessels | |

M. TRUSCULESCU, V. BUDAU |