Low-cycle fatigue behavior of 316L-type stainless steel in chloride solutions

Ya B. Unigovski, G. Lothongkum, E. M. Gutman, D. Alush, R. Cohen

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Abstract

Low-cycle corrosion fatigue of stainless steel 316L was investigated at room temperature in a reversible strain-controlled bending mode in air, 3.5% NaCl with pH values of 0, 3 and 6 and in doubly deionized water (pH 3). The changes of cyclic ductility parameters with changing pH reflect the changes in mechanochemical interactions, which can result either in additional plasticization (chemomechanical effect) or in the embrittlement (microcracking) during cycling loading.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3014-3020
Number of pages7
JournalCorrosion Science
Volume51
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - 1 Dec 2009

Keywords

  • A. Stainless steel
  • B. SEM
  • C. Corrosion fatigue
  • C. Effects of strain

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry (all)
  • Chemical Engineering (all)
  • Materials Science (all)

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