The 8th International Conference on Fracture (ICF8), held in Kyiv, Ukraine, attracted 550 delegates from 30 countries with over 700 papers presented. This volume contains a representative selection of 72 articles of the highest standard from internationally renowned experts in the field. Principal topics covered include: mechanics and criteria of fracture, stress-strain analysis in solids with cracks, physics and mechanics of fracture, dynamic fracture, environmental effects, temperature influence on fracture, advanced and special-purpose materials engineering applications of fracture mechanics, fracture mechanics and strength of welded joints and structures, testing techniques and failure diagnostics. For anyone working in fracture mechanics and the performance of materials, this volume provides a valuable snapshot of the major recent developments in the field.
For materials engineers and materials scientists.
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- 12th December 1994
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@from:M.H. Aliabadi @qu:This book is a valuable compilation of some recent work in the field of fracture mechanics. @source:International Journal of Fatigue, Volume 18, Number 1
Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory, Hyderabad, India
University of California, Berkeley, USA
Trinity College, University of Dublin, Dublin, Eire