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On the Problem of Equilibrium Length of a Bridged Crack

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N. Morozov, M. Paukshto, N. Ponikarov

St. Petersburg State University, 198904 St Petersburg, Russia

J. Appl. Mech 64(2), 427-430 (Jun 01, 1997) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.2787327 History: Received November 13, 1995; Revised March 24, 1996; Online October 25, 2007

Abstract

A solution is given for a partially bridged straight crack in orthotropic elastic material in particular unidirectionally fiber-reinforced brittle composite. The problem of crack with constant bridging forces is solved by use the complex potentials. By use of Novogilov’s fracture criterion the estimation of the bridged part of crack and full length of equilibrium crack is obtained.

Copyright © 1997 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
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