• A finite thickness band method for ductile fracture analysis 

    Huespe, Alfredo Edmundo; Needleman, Alan; Oliver Olivella, Xavier; Sánchez, Pedro José (2009)
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    We present a finite element method with a finite thickness embedded weak discontinuity to analyze ductile fracture problems. The formulation is restricted to small geometry changes. The material response is characterized ...