Mechanical Engineering – Applied Design
1. Investigating the Effectiveness of a Composite Patch on Repairing Pipes Subjected to Circumferential Cracks under Combined Loadings

Gholamreza Rashed; Hadi Eskandari; Ardeshir Savari

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 92-106

http://dx.doi.org/10.22050/ijogst.2018.146737.1474

Abstract
  The purpose of this study is to investigate bending moment and the axial load capacity of a pressurized pipe suffering from a through-wall circumferential crack repaired by a composite sleeve. The three-dimensional finite element method (FEM) was adopted to compute the results, and the failure assessment ...  Read More