Browsing by Subject "fracture mechanics"
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(International Centre for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE), 2017)
Open AccessCrack initiation and propagation is an essential aspect in the mechanical behavior of a large variety of materials and structures in all fields of Engineering and, in particular, the prediction of crack trajectories is one ...
Open AccessIt is well known that clayey soils undergoing desiccation tend to shrink and eventually crack. Analysis of the behaviour and influence of cracks in these types of soils is very important in several engineering fields such ...