Materials Performance and
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    First Look Papers

    Note to users: The section First Look Papers contains peer reviewed and accepted articles to be published in this journal. When the final article is assigned to an issue of the journal, the First Look Papers version will be removed from this section and will appear in the associated journal issue.

    Analysis of Cracked and Notched Round Bars Under Rotary Bending

    Carpinteri A., Ronchei C., Vantadori S.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 28 August 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140025

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140025

    Characterization of Threshold Stress Intensity as a Function of Near-Tip Residual Stress: Theory, Experiment, and Applications

    Sunder R.

    Page Count: 27

    Published Online: 31 October 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140037

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140037

    Elastic-Plastic Finite Element Analyses of 3D Constraint Effects in Single Edge Cracked Plate Specimens

    Ding P., Wang X.

    Page Count: 22

    Published Online: 26 September 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140027

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140027

    Extension of Fatigue Cracks in a Low-Alloy Steel After Massive Plastic Deformation

    Brueckner-Foit A., Besel M., Stein T., Zeismann F.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 26 September 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140011

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140011

    Fatigue Crack Growth from Compression Pre-Cracks

    Borz M., Chadwick M., Branin A., Riddell W.

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 28 August 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140031

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140031

    Fatigue Crack Growth in Blade Attachment of Turbine Disks: Experimental Tests and Life Prediction

    Foletti S., Beretta S., Scaccabarozzi F., Rabbolini S., Traversone L.

    Page Count: 17

    Published Online: 26 September 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140036

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140036

    Fatigue Monitoring of Austenitic Steels with Electromagnetic Acoustic Transducers (EMATs)

    Sorich A., Smaga M., Eifler D.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 28 August 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140017

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140017

    Fracture Toughness Characterization of High-Pressure Pipe Girth Welds Using Single-Edge Notched Tension [SE(T)] Specimens

    Lucon E., Weeks T., Gianetto J., Tyson W., Park D.

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 28 August 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20130098

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20130098

    High Cycle Fatigue Behavior of Precipitation Hardened Stainless Steel Alloys in Multiphase Environments

    Gianforcaro R., Ault J.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 26 September 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140044

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140044

    Hold-Time Effect on Thermo-Mechanical Fatigue Life and its Implications in Durability Analysis of Components and Systems

    Wei Z., Luo L., Lin B., Yang F., Konson D., Ellinghaus K., Pieszkalla M., Avery K., Pan J., Engler-Pinto C.

    Page Count: 21

    Published Online: 28 August 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140032

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140032

    Load Interaction Effects in a Medium Strength Steel for Railway Axles

    Beretta S., Carboni M., Regazzi D.

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 26 September 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140033

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140033

    Microstructurally Mediated Changes in Fracture Characteristics for Electrochemically Hydrogenated 4340 Steel

    Hassan M., Overfelt R.

    Page Count: 17

    Published Online: 28 August 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140026

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140026

    Microstructure-Scale In-Situ Image Correlation-Based Study of Grain Deformation and Crack Tip Displacements in Al–Cu Alloys

    Gupta V., Willard S., Hochhalter J., Smith S.

    Page Count: 27

    Published Online: 21 October 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140041

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140041

    Multiaxial and Thermomechanical Fatigue of Materials: A Historical Perspective and Some Future Challenges

    Kalluri S.

    Page Count: 34

    Published Online: 26 September 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140028

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140028

    Revised η-Factors and J-CTOD Relationships for SE(B) Fracture Specimens Including 3D Effects and Implications for Fracture Toughness Measurements

    de Souza R., Ruggieri C.

    Page Count: 22

    Published Online: 28 August 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140030

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140030

    Test Development and Materials Characterization Capability for High-Strength Aluminum Alloy Fatigue Crack Growth Response Under Mixed-Mode Loading Conditions

    James M., Bely J., Bucci R.

    Page Count: 17

    Published Online: 26 September 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140029

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140029

    Understanding Fatigue Crack Growth Behavior at Low Frequencies for a Mn–Ni–Cr Steel in 3.5 % NaCl Solution Under Controlled Cathodic Potential

    Prakash R., Dhinakaran S.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 05 October 2014

    Paper ID: MPC20140018

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20140018