The effect of low cycle fatigue (LCF) on the subsequent high cycle fatigue (HCF) life of a 316L steel was investigated. A spectacular increase of HCF life following a certain number of LCF cycles is reported. A further increase in the number of LCF cycles leads to a drop in HCF life.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructure and Processing|
|Publication status||Published - 15 Oct 1998|
- Fatigue damage
- High cycle fatigue
- Low cycle fatigue