Accession Number:

ADA170260

Title:

Dugdale Model for Circumferential Through-Cracks in Pipes Loaded by Bending,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

HARVARD UNIV CAMBRIDGE MA DIV OF APPLIED SCIENCES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

The paper contains an analytical solution to the title problem by means of the semimembrane theory of cylindrical shells. Results include the crack opening displacements as a function of circumferential angle, the fracture parameter J, and the effects of the crack on the compliance of the pipe. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Pumps, Filters, Pipes, Tubing, Fittings and Valves
  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE