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Quasi-micromechanical damage model for brittle solids with interacting microcracks

Feng, Xi-Qiao; Qin, Qing Hua; Yu, Shou Wen

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The combination of phenomenological and micromechanical damage mechanics is a promising path to construct an applicable damage model with firm physical foundation. In this paper, a quasi-micromechanical model is presented for microcrack-weakened brittle or quasi-brittle materials. The microcracking damage is characterized in terms of the orientation domain of microcrack growth (DMG) as well as a scalar microcrack density parameter. The DMG describes the complex damage and its evolution...[Show more]

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Date published: 2004
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/20784
Source: Mechanics of Materials
DOI: 10.1016/S0167-6636(03)00021-8

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