Experimental and Numerical Analysis of Forming Limit Diagram (FLD) and Forming Limit Stress Diagram (FLSD)
Mehdi Safari, Seyed Jamal Hosseinipour, Hamed Deilami Azodi
DOI: 10.4236/msa.2011.25067   PDF    HTML     9,503 Downloads   18,566 Views   Citations


In this work, forming limit diagram for aluminum alloy 3105 is performed experimentally and forming limit based on stress (FLSD) calculated from strains that resulted from experimental procedure. In addition, numerical prediction by ductile fracture criteria using simulation is considered and it is shown that they are well suited with the experimental results. The strain paths from finite element simulations are found fairly acceptable to represent both sides of the FLD.

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M. Safari, S. Hosseinipour and H. Azodi, "Experimental and Numerical Analysis of Forming Limit Diagram (FLD) and Forming Limit Stress Diagram (FLSD)," Materials Sciences and Applications, Vol. 2 No. 5, 2011, pp. 496-502. doi: 10.4236/msa.2011.25067.

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