Electrothermal Crack Analysis in a Finite Conductive Layer with Temperature-dependent Material Properties

온도 의존성 물성치를 가지는 유한한 전도층에서의 전기/열하중을 받는 균열의 해석

  • 장용훈 (연세대학교 기계공학부) ;
  • 이상영 (연세대학교 대학원 기계공학부)
  • Published : 2006.08.01


The method of Greenwood and Williamson is extended to obtain a solution to the coupled non-linear problem of steady-state electrical and thermal conduction across a crack in a conductive layer, for which the electrical resistivity and thermal conductivity are functions of temperature. The problem can be decomposed into the solution of a pair of non-linear algebraic equations involving boundary values and material properties. The new mixed-boundary value problem given from the thermal and electrical boundary conditions for the crack in the conductive layer is reduced in order to solve a singular integral equation of the first kind, the solution of which can be expressed in terms of the product of a series of the Chebyshev polynomials and their weight function. The non-existence of the solution for an infinite conductor in electrical and thermal conduction is shown. Numerical results are given showing the temperature field around the crack.


Electrical/Thermal Conduction;Crack;Temperature-Dependent Material Peroperty


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