Simplified Qualitative Discrete Numerical Model to Determine Cracking Pattern in Brittle Materials by Means of Finite Element Method

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Ochoa Avendaño, J.; Garzon Alvarado, D. A.; Linero Segrera, Dorian Luis; Cerrolaza Rivas, Miguel Enrique;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Hindawi
  • Journal: Mathematical Problems in Engineering (issn: 1024-123X, eissn: 1563-5147)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2017/3861526
  • Subject: TA1-2040 | Mathematics | Brittleness--Mathematical models | Fragilitat -- Models matemàtics | Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) | :Enginyeria civil::Materials i estructures [Àrees temàtiques de la UPC] | :Matemàtiques i estadística::Anàlisi numèrica::Mètodes en elements finits [Àrees temàtiques de la UPC] | QA1-939 | Article Subject
    acm: ComputingMethodologies_COMPUTERGRAPHICS

This paper presents the formulation, implementation, and validation of a simplified qualitative model to determine the crack path of solids considering static loads, infinitesimal strain, and plane stress condition. This model is based on finite element method with a sp... View more
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