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    • Diffusion-controlled and creep-mitigated ASR damage via microplane model: II. Material degra- dation, drying, and verification 

      Rahimi-Aghdam, Saeed; P. Bažant, Zdenek; Caner, Ferhun Cem (American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2016-10-28)
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      The theory for the material and structural damage due to the alkali-silica reaction (ASR) in concrete is calibrated and validated by finite element fitting of the main test results from the literature. The fracture mechanics ...
    • Double cantilever indirect tension testing for fracture of quasibrittle materials 

      Caner, Ferhun Cem; Dönmez, A. Abdullah; Sener, Siddik; Koç, Varol (2018-11-27)
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      The Double Cantilever Beam (DCB) Mode I fracture testing has been widely used in fracture testing of especially fiber reinforced polymer composites and adhesive joints. Application of classical DCB testing to plain concrete ...
    • Impact comminution of solids due to local kinetic energy of high shear strain rate: I. Continuum theory and turbulence analogy 

      Bazant, Zdenek P.; Caner, Ferhun Cem (2014-03-01)
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      The modeling of high velocity impact into brittle or quasibrittle solids is hampered by the unavailability of a constitutive model capturing the effects of material comminution into very fine particles. The present objective ...
    • Impact comminution of solids due to local kinetic energy of high shear strain rate: II-Microplane model and verification 

      Caner, Ferhun Cem; Bazant, Zdenek P. (2014-03-01)
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      The new theory presented in the preceding paper, which models the dynamic comminution of concrete due to very high shear strain rate, is now compared to recent test data on the penetration of projectiles through concrete ...
    • Meso-mechanical analysis of the fracture of concrete specimens in mixed mode 

      Rodríguez, Mariana; López Garello, Carlos María; Carol, Ignacio; Caner, Ferhun Cem (2009)
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      This paper describes recent numerical simulation results of some experiments carried out by Nooru-Mohamed to study mixed mode fracture of concrete. The numerical simulation is based on a meso-mechanical model developed ...
    • Microplane constitutive model M4L for concrete. I: Theory 

      Tue, Nguyen Viet; Li, Jiabin; Caner, Ferhun Cem (2013)
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      The present, Part I, of this two-part study presents a new microplane constitutive model for simulating the fracture and damage behavior of concrete materials subjected to various loadings. The concept of stress–strain ...
    • Microplane constitutive model M4L for concrete. II: Calibration and validation 

      Li, Jiabin; Tue, Nguyen Viet; Caner, Ferhun Cem (2013)
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      This paper, Part II of a two-part study, presents the numerical calibration and validation of the microplane constitutive model M4L for concrete formulated in the preceding part. The model parameters are firstly calibrated ...
    • Microplane model for fracturing damage of triaxially braided fiber-polymer composites 

      Caner, Ferhun Cem; Bazant, Zdenek P.; Hoover, Christian G.; Waas, Anthony M; Shahwan, Khaled W. (2011-04)
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      A material model for the fracturing behavior for braided composites is developed and implemented in a material subroutine for use in the commercial explicit finite element code ABAQUS. The subroutine is based on the ...
    • Microplane model M6F for fiber reinforced concrete 

      Caner, Ferhun Cem; Bazant, Znedek P. (CIMNE, 2011)
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      The new microplane model M6f for fiber reinforced concrete features several improvements over the earlier versions: (i) An explicit volumetric-deviatoric split to no split transition formulation in tension which eliminates ...
    • Microplane model M7 for plain concrete. I: Formulation 

      Caner, Ferhun Cem; Bazant, Zdenek Pavel (American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2013-12-01)
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      Mathematical modeling of the nonlinear triaxial behavior and damage of such a complexmaterial as concrete has been a long-standing challenge in which progress has been made only in gradual increments. The goal of this ...
    • Microplane model M7 for plain concrete: II. Calibration and verification 

      Caner, Ferhun Cem; Bazant, Zdenek P. (American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2012-11-16)
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      The microplane material model for concrete, formulated mathematically in the preceding Part I, is here calibrated by material test data from all the typical laboratory tests taken from the literature. Then the model is ...
    • Microplane model M7f for fiber reinforced concrete 

      Caner, Ferhun Cem; Bazant, Zdenek Pavel; Wendner, Roman (2013-06)
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      Model M7f is a new model for fiber reinforced concretes under static and dynamic loads, which features two kinds of improvement over the earlier versions: (1) It is built on M7, a new, greatly improved, microplane model ...
    • Microplane model M7for fiber reinforced concrete 

      Caner, Ferhun Cem; Bazant, Zdenek Pavel; Wendner, Roman (2013-06-01)
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      Model M7f is a new model for fiber reinforced concretes under static and dynamic loads, which features two kinds of improvement over the earlier versions: (1) It is built on M7, a new, greatly improved, microplane model ...
    • Multiscale simulation of fracture of braided composites via repetitive unit cells 

      Šmilauer, V.; Hoover, Christian G.; Bazant, Zdenek P.; Caner, Ferhun Cem; Waas, Anthony M; Shahwan, Khaled W. (2011-04)
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      Two-dimensional triaxially braided composites (2DTBCs) are attractive in crashworthiness design because their fracture can dissipate a significantly larger amount of impact energy than other light-weight materials. This ...
    • Recent progress in microplane modelling of plain concrete 

      Caner, Ferhun Cem; Bazant, Zdenek P. (CIMNE, 2013)
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      Despite determined efforts in mathematical modelling of multiaxial behaviour of plain concrete by many researchers, the existing models have not achieved a full description of this complex behaviour. Among these models, the ...
    • Spherocylindrical microplane constitutive model for shale and other anisotropic rocks 

      Cunbao, Li; Caner, Ferhun Cem; T. Chau, Viet; P. Bažant, Zdenek (2017-06-01)
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      Constitutive equations for inelastic behavior of anisotropic materials have been a challenge for decades. Presented is a new spherocylindrical microplane constitutive model that meets this challenge for the inelastic ...