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Nonlinear Elasticity for Modeling Fracture of Isotropic Brittle Solids

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K. Y. Volokh

Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Technion, Haifa 32000, Israel

J. Appl. Mech 71(1), 141-143 (Mar 17, 2004) (3 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1636795 History: Received October 21, 2002; Revised August 18, 2003; Online March 17, 2004
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Grahic Jump Location
Simple shear. Normalized traction (vertical axis) versus shear deformation (horizontal axis) as defined by Eq. (3.7).
Grahic Jump Location
Hydrostatic pressure. Normalized pressure (vertical axis) versus volumetric deformation (horizontal axis) as defined by Eq. (4.3).

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