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Keywords: fracture criterionClose
Article Type: Research Papers
J. Pressure Vessel Technol. August 2008, 130(3): 031401.
Published Online: June 3, 2008
... criterion is met first in the midsection of the crack front, which may be due to a higher fracture driving force and∕or a lower fracture toughness in the midsection. A proper understanding of this fracture behavior is important to the development of a three-dimensional fracture criterion for general stable...