Information on the plenary lectures of the 4th FDMD 2020!

Material defect related fatigue design of automotive components: challenges and solutions.

Z. Benk, Robert Bosch GmbH, Germany

More than 20 years of extreme value statistics for defects: fundamentals, developments and recent applications

S. Beretta, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Fracture mechanics models for fatigue design and small defect assessment

M. D. Chapetti, University of Mar del Plata, Argentina

Microstructure and size effects on multiaxial HCF behavior of  defective metallic materials 

F. Morel, ENSAM Angers, France

Quality Control of Machine Components based on Fatigue Performance related to Material Defects

Y. Murakami, Professor Emeritus, Kyushu University, Japan

Modelling the effect of impurities on incubation and short crack growth

S. Münstermann, RWTH Aachen, Germany 

Fatigue from defect: influence of size, type, morphology, position and loading

Y. Nadot, Université de Poitiers – ISAE-ENSMA, France

Effect of internal porosity, anisotropic grain morphology, and crystallographic texture on fatigue crack growth rate of additively manufactured (EBM-PBF) titanium alloy (Ti-6Al-4V)

N. Hrabe, NIST Boulder, USA

Fatigue of additively manufactured materials: design allowables and defect criticality

N. Shamsaei, Auburn University, USA