Journal of Materials Science Letters

, Volume 11, Issue 8, pp 484–487 | Cite as

The role of plastic void growth in the fracture of rubber-toughened epoxy polymers

  • Y. Huang
  • A. J. Kinloch


Polymer Epoxy Void Growth Epoxy Polymer Plastic Void Growth 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. Huang
    • 1
  • A. J. Kinloch
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringImperial College of Science, Technology and MedicineLondonUK

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