Application of the material inhomogeneity effect for the improvement of fracture toughness of a brittle polymer

Abhishek Tiwari, Johannes Wiener, Florian Arbeiter, Gerald Pinter, Otmar Kolednik

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6 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Article number106776
Number of pages16
JournalEngineering Fracture Mechanics
Issue numberMarch
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 4 Dec 2019


  • Cohesive zone
  • Configurational forces
  • Fracture toughness
  • Material inhomogeneity
  • Polymer composite

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