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Effect of Boundary Conditions on Reliability and Cumulative Distribution Characteristics of Fatigue Failure Life in Magnesium Alloy

마그네슘합금의 피로파손수명의 누적확률분포특성과 신뢰성에 미치는 경계조건의 영향

  • Choi, Seon-Soon (Department of Car Mechatronics Engineering, SAHMYOOK University)
  • 최선순 (삼육대학교 카메카트로닉스학과)
  • Received : 2011.01.05
  • Accepted : 2011.02.10
  • Published : 2011.02.28

Abstract

In this paper, the effect of the boundary conditions on the reliability and the cumulative distribution characteristics of the fatigue failure life is analyzed in a magnesium alloy AZ31. The boundary conditions are specimen thickness, stress ratio, and maximum fatigue load. The statistical data of the fatigue failure life are obtained by fatigue crack propagation tests under the detail conditions for each boundary condition. The 3-parameter Weibull distribution is used to analyze a statistical characteristics of the fatigue failure life in magnesium alloy AZ31. It is found that the statistical fatigue failure life is long in the case of a thicker specimen, a larger stress ratio, and a smaller maximum fatigue load. Under the opposite cases, the reliability on the fatigue failure life is rapidly dropped.

Keywords

Magnesium alloys;Fatigue failure life;Reliability;Weibull distribution;Specimen thickness;Stress ratio;Maximum fatigue load

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 삼육대학교

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