Stress Intensity Factors for Finite Interface Cracks Between a Special Pair of Transversely Isotropic Materials

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V. Boniface, L. Banks-Sills

The Dreszer Fracture Mechanics Laboratory, Department of Solid Mechanics, Materials and Structures, The Fleischman Faculty of Engineering, Tel Aviv University, 69978 Ramat Aviv, Israel

J. Appl. Mech 69(3), 230-239 (May 03, 2002) (10 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1459067 History: Received March 10, 2000; Revised November 14, 2000; Online May 03, 2002
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Crack in a transversely isotropic bimaterial system
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A finite interface crack (a) schematic diagram, (b) finite element mesh
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Infinite array of collinear interface cracks (a) schematic diagram, (b) finite element mesh



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