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Dynamic Damage in Certain Monolithic Ceramic Materials

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A. E. Giannakopoulos

Department of Strength of Materials and Solid Mechanics, The Royal Institute of Technology, S-100 44 Stockholm, Sweden

J. Appl. Mech 58(3), 639-643 (Sep 01, 1991) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.2897243 History: Received June 06, 1989; Revised June 05, 1990; Online March 31, 2008

Abstract

In the present work, the propagation of elasto-damage longitudinal stress waves in thin rods is investigated. The material behavior is characteristic to that of certain monolithic ceramics. The damage constitutive relation that characterizes this type of materials gives rise to certain dynamic behavior which is somewhat different from dynamic plastic behavior. Plastic and damage dynamic response are compared through an example.

Copyright © 1991 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
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