Fracture of Non-Metallic Materials

Proceeding of the 5th Advanced Seminar on Fracture Mechanics, Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy, 14–18 October 1985

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ISBN: 978-94-010-8621-9 (Print) 978-94-009-4784-9 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-19

    Fundamentals of Brittle Fracture

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    Pages 21-32

    Recent Developments in Fracture Mechanics

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    Pages 33-46

    Damage Theories for Brittle and Ductile Materials

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    Pages 47-74

    Numerical Methods in Fracture Mechanics

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    Pages 75-93

    Mechanical Behavior of Ceramics

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    Pages 95-115

    Engineering Performance Prediction for Ceramics

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    Pages 117-135

    Thermal Shock Properties of Ceramics

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    Pages 137-156

    Transformation Toughening of Ceramics

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    Pages 157-180

    Mechanical Behaviour of Glasses

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    Pages 181-205

    Thermal Crack Growth in Self-Stressed Glassy Compounds

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    Pages 207-226

    Fracture Mechanics Applied To Wood

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    Pages 227-255

    Fracture Mechanics of Polymers and Adhesives

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    Pages 257-290

    Fracture Testing of Brittle Polymers

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    Pages 291-307

    Structural Effects in Polymer Fracture

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    Pages 309-340

    Structure of Concrete and Crack Formation

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    Pages 341-358

    Fracture Mechanics Parameters and Fracture Process Zone of Concrete

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    Pages 359-384

    Numerical Analysis and Simulation of Crack Formation in Composite Materials such as Concrete

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 385-396