Estimating fracture toughness from small specimens

H. L. Stark, R. N. Ibrahim

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A procedure, economic in both labour and material, is proposed for determining fracture toughness for small specimens; results are discussed for a total of 105 specimens drawn from five different materials.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)395-401
Number of pages7
JournalEngineering Fracture Mechanics
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1986
Externally publishedYes

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