Dr. Stefan Kolitsch

Function: Post Doc
Room: MCL
Phone: +43 (0) 3842-45922-553
E-Mail: stefan.kolitsch(at)oeaw.ac.at



  • An analytical solution for the correct determination of crack lengths via cantilever stiffness
    M. Alfreider, S. Kolitsch, S. Wurster, D. Kiener
    194, ARTN 108914 (2020)
  • The cyclic R-curve - Determination, problems, limitations and application
    J. Maierhofer, S. Kolitsch, R. Pippan, H. Gaenser, M. Madia, U. Zerbst
    Eng. Fract. Mech.198, 45-64 (2018)
  • Crack driving forces for short cracks: The effect of work hardening
    S. Kolitsch, R. Pippan
    Eng. Fract. Mech.187, 262-271 (2018)
  • Dependence of fracture strain on flaw size in rail switches—Experiments and theoretical modelling
    S. Kolitsch, H.-P. Gänser, R. Pippan
    Engineering Failure Analysis85, 50-61 (2017)
  • "Damage Tolerant Design Concepts for the Application of High Strength Materials in Railways Switch Components"
    S. Kolitsch
  • Experimental and calculation challenges of crack propagation in notches - From initiation to end of lifetime
    S. Kolitsch, H.P. Gaenser, R. Pippan
    Int. J. Fatigue103, 395-404 (2017)
  • Approximate stress intensity factor solutions for semi-elliptical cracks with large a/W and c/B under tension and bending
    S. Kolitsch, H.-P. Gänser, R. Pippan
    Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics92, 167-177 (2017)
  • Determination of crack initiation and crack growth stress-life curves by fracture mechanics experiments and statistical analysis
    S. Kolitsch, H.P. Gänser, R. Pippan
    , 3026-3039 (2016)
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