AFGROW training class in the Dayton area April 29-May 1, 2014. Sign-up now!

AFGROW Training and Workshop 2014
Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) Winterthur, Switzerland June 16-19, 2014
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AFGROW Users Workshop 2014

An AFGROW Workshop 2014 will be held at the Davis Conference Center in Layton, UT on September 9-10 2014.

The purpose of the workshop was to provide a forum for users to share ideas, demonstrate how AFGROW is being used for practical cases, and discuss future development. AFGROW team also provide information on our latest development efforts.

The workshop 2010, 2011, and 2012 and 2013 proceedings are available online.

AFMAT – Fracture Mechanics Database

AFMAT – Fracture Mechanics Database is now available for use by AFGROW, Version 5 Users who have been issued a permanent user license keeps the maintenance current. The database contains data for over 600 materials, 1229 sources, and 11 property types (da/dN, da/dt, KIC, a vs. N, …).

Users must be logged-in to the AFGROW Web site to access AFMAT in the My AFGROW section. An AFMAT database manual is also available to explain how the database may be used. It is highly recommended that Users read this manual prior to accessing the database. Everyone can browse the available list of materials, but only licensed AFGROW, Version 5 Users may perform filtered searches and download data.

AFGROW Release:

Registration is required to obtain the current version of AFGROW. Once an AFGROW user account has been approved, AFGROW is available for download on the AFGROW web site via the My AFGROW page. This page is only visible when a user has logged in to their account. AFGROW comes with a free 5-day evaluation license. Please read and follow the installation instructions that are also located on the My AFGROW page.

AFMAT – Fracture Mechanics Database is now available for use by AFGROW, Version 5 Users.

Damage Tolerance Design Handbook

The Damage Tolerance Design Handbook is available online. The Handbook provides specific background data and state-of-the-art analysis methods to assist contractor and USAF personnel in complying with the JSSG-2006 intricacies.

AFGROW (Version 4.0012.15)

AFGROW (Version 4.0012.15) is the last version owned by the Air Force Research Laboratory.

AFGROW, Version 4.0012.15 may be obtained (free of charge) on CD by contacting:

All questions and comments for this version should be directed to Mr. Smith (LexTech no longer supports this version).