On the cyclic deformation and residual stress in Ni-base single crystal superalloys

Siqi Ying, Tan Sui, Alexander J.G. Lunt, Roger C. Reed, Alexander M. Korsunsky

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Nickel-base superalloys are often used in some of the most challenging applications that require exceptional high-temperature resilience, in terms of the combination of strength, toughness, fatigue and creep resistance, etc. We report an application of a discrete dislocation model to explore the changing hardening performance of a single crystal Ni-base superalloy under cyclic loading as a function of different crystal lattice orientations with respect to the direction of the applied load. We also report the application of a recently developed flexible methodology for measuring (sub)micron scale residual stress utilizing Focused Ion Beam and Digital Image Correlation (FIB-DIC) techniques in the ring-core drilling geometry.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWorld Congress on Engineering, WCE 2014
PublisherNewswood Limited
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)9789881925350
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes
EventWorld Congress on Engineering, WCE 2014 - London, United Kingdom
Duration: 2 Jul 20144 Jul 2014

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Engineering and Computer Science
ISSN (Print)2078-0958


ConferenceWorld Congress on Engineering, WCE 2014
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom


  • Discrete dislocation dynamics
  • Residual stress
  • Superalloy


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