Fatec Academy – Course Modules

De vermoeiingscursus in de Fatec Academy bestaat uit verschillende modules. Iedere module behandelt een specifiek onderwerp. Een aantal modules kunnen als aparte cursus worden gevolgd.

ModuleTitleLessons
1Introduction1
2Fatigue Mechanism
Different phases of the fatigue life, aspects affecting fatigue mechanism, characteristic features of fatigue.
1
3Effects on Fatigue Behaviour
Materials, Mean Stress, Size & Type of Loading
1
4Effect of Notches
– Stress Concentrations
– Fatigue Properties of Structures
2
5Fatigue Prediction using Nominal Stresses
– Introduction
– Predictions
– Examples
– Safety Factors
4
6Fatigue Prediction using Local Stresses
– Predictions
– Examples
2
7Design against Fatigue
Design considerations, do’s & dont’s
1
8Fatigue of Welded Joints
Background and analysis
2
9Load Spectra & Cycle Counting
– Spectrum analysis, stochastic loads, exceedances curves
– Rainflow counting
2
10Damage Accumulation
Miner Rule: pros & cons
1
11Effects on Fatigue Behaviour
– Residual Stresses
– Surface Conditions
2
12Fatigue of Bolted Joints
– Bolts loaded in tension
– Bolts and rivets loaded in shear
– Bonded joints
– Lugs
4
13Effect of Environment
– Temperature
– Corrosion & stress corrosion
– Corrosion fatigue
– Fretting
4
14Introduction to Macro Crack Growth
– Stress intensity factors
– Crack growth under constant amplitude loading
2
15Crack Growth & Residual Strength
– Crack growth under variable amplitude loading
– Fracture toughness
2
16Crack Growth & Residual Strength Analysis1
17Testing1
18Scatter & Reliability1
19Fatigue & Damage Tolerance Evaluation
F&DT evaluation concepts in aerospace
1
20Multi Axial Fatigue1