Finite element analysis for the fatigue behaivor of steel plates strengthened with CFRP plates
Zheng Y, Ye LP, Lu XZ, Yue QR
Key Engineering Materials, 324-325, 2006, 359-362.
Abstract: The experimental research on six steel
plates strengthened with CFRP plates, loaded in tension, shows that
their fatigue lives can be greatly increased compared with un-strengthened
Keywords: CFRP, Fatigue life, linear elastic fracture mechanics, stress intensity factor