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Interfacial Fracture Analysis in EB-PVD/PTAL TBC Systems

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Q. Ma, J. L. Beuth

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

G. H. Meier, F. S. Pettit

University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Paper No. IMECE2009-11706, pp. 341-350; 10 pages
doi:10.1115/IMECE2009-11706
From:
  • ASME 2009 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
  • Volume 14: Processing and Engineering Applications of Novel Materials
  • Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA, November 13–19, 2009
  • Conference Sponsors: ASME
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-4387-1 | eISBN: 978-0-7918-3863-1
  • Copyright © 2009 by ASME

abstract

Thermal barrier coatings (TBCs) have been utilized for more than four decades to increase the efficiency and durability of aircraft engines as well as land based gas turbines. Though the function of the thin TBC layer is heat insulation, it is critically important for it to maintain adherence in service. In this paper, we address some fundamental aspects of TBC debonding failure in electron beam physical vapor deposition (EB-PVD) TBC systems that had been considered in a previous study. We demonstrate that the energy release rate formulation for EB-PVD TBC systems based on as-processed conditions and a thin thermally grown oxide (TGO) layer overestimates the energy release rate for exposed TBC systems having thicker TGO layers. A modified formulation is given, applicable to exposed TBC systems. A finite element contact and fracture model is used to validate the formulation as well as study crack mode mixity. Mode II interfacial cracking is shown to be dominant for practical TGO thicknesses seen in exposed EB-PVD TBC systems.

Copyright © 2009 by ASME

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