Fracture mechanics: Cracking columns

Verberck, Bart
November 2015
Nature Physics;Nov2015, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p891
Academic Journal
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.


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