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ICAF 2019 – Structural Integrity in the Age of Additive Manufacturing

Proceedings of the 30th Symposium of the International Committee on Aeronautical Fatigue, June 2-7, 2019, Krakow, Poland

  • Antoni Niepokolczycki
  • Jerzy Komorowski
  • Reports on cutting-edge issues in fatigue and damage tolerance

  • Covers aspects in airworthiness, new materials and innovative structures

  • Presents innovative fatigue life enhancement methods and repair solutions

Conference proceedings ICAF 2019

Part of the Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering book series (LNME)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Additive Manufacturing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Hiroshi Kuroki, Yukihiro Kondo, Tsukasa Wakabayashi, Kenji Nakamura, Kikuo Takamatsu, Koji Nezaki et al.
      Pages 3-15
    3. Ivan Meneghin, Goran Ivetic, Matthias Stiller, Gianluca Molinari, Vjola Ristori, Sara Della Ratta et al.
      Pages 16-30
    4. Xiang Zhang, Abdul Khadar Syed, Romali Biswal, Filomeno Martina, Jialuo Ding, Stewart Williams
      Pages 31-42
    5. Rob Plaskitt, Andrew Halfpenny, Michelle Hill
      Pages 43-55
  3. Advanced Materials and Innovative Structural Concepts

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 71-71
    2. Dort Daandels, Stefan Riekehr, Nikolai Kashaev, Jon Mardaras, Sammy Zein El Dine, Christian Heck
      Pages 73-87
    3. Kevin Stonaker, David Stanley, John G. Bakuckas Jr., Mike Kulak, Po-Yu Chang, Gongyao Wang et al.
      Pages 88-103
    4. Kristine Munk Jespersen, Hikaru Abe, Hiroki Ota, Kei Saito, Keita Wada, Atsushi Hosoi et al.
      Pages 104-112
    5. Bingfei Liu, Shangyang Jin, Shaozhe Dong, Zhenyu Feng
      Pages 133-142
  4. Airworthiness and Other Considerations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 143-143
    2. Juan Ocampo, Harry Millwater, Nathan Crosby, Beth Gamble, Christopher Hurst, Michael Reyer et al.
      Pages 145-158
    3. Javier Gomez-Escalonilla, Diego Garijo, Oscar Valencia, Ismael Rivero
      Pages 187-200

About these proceedings


This book gathers papers presented at the 36th conference and 30th Symposium of the International Committee on Aeronautical Fatigue and Structural integrity. Focusing on the main theme of “Structural Integrity in the Age of Additive Manufacturing”, the chapters cover different aspects concerning research, developments and challenges in this field, offering a timely reference guide to designers, regulators, manufacturer, and both researchers and professionals of the broad aerospace community.


Aircraft structures Aircraft materials Airworthiness Fatigue Fatigue testing Life extension Crack growth Structural risk modelling Composite material structures Structural health and loads monitoring ICAF Aeronautical Fatigue and Structural Integrity

Editors and affiliations

  • Antoni Niepokolczycki
    • 1
  • Jerzy Komorowski
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of AviationWarsawPoland
  2. 2.JPWK AerospaceOttawaCanada

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title ICAF 2019 – Structural Integrity in the Age of Additive Manufacturing
  • Book Subtitle Proceedings of the 30th Symposium of the International Committee on Aeronautical Fatigue, June 2-7, 2019, Krakow, Poland
  • Editors Antoni Niepokolczycki
    Jerzy Komorowski
  • Series Title Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering
  • Series Abbreviated Title Lect.Notes Mechanical Engineering
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-030-21502-6
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-030-21505-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-030-21503-3
  • Series ISSN 2195-4356
  • Series E-ISSN 2195-4364
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIX, 1164
  • Number of Illustrations 209 b/w illustrations, 663 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Aerospace Technology and Astronautics
    Materials Engineering
    Structural Materials
    Solid Mechanics
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