TITLE

Fracture mechanics: Cracking columns

AUTHOR(S)
Verberck, Bart
PUB. DATE
November 2015
SOURCE
Nature Physics;Nov2015, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p891
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the study conducted by researcher Martin Hofmann and colleagues regarding the transformation of T-junctions into Y-junctions due to the crack propagation of the basalt columns at the Giant's Causeway in Northern Ireland using finite-element simulation.
ACCESSION #
110690442

 

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