Abstract Results of an elastic–plastic finite element analysis of crack closure effects under mode I Spectrum loading are presented. Various factors that cause crack growth acceleration or retardation under low‐to‐high, high‐to‐low, and single overload cyclic loadings are discussed.
|Number of pages||9|
|Journal||Fatigue & Fracture of Engineering Materials & Structures|
|State||Published - May 1979|