Angle Crack Embedded in a Plate
Application ID: 90101
This example reproduces a NAFEMS benchmark in which a plate with an angle crack subjected to tensile loading. The J-integral is calculated and the stress intensity factors for Mode I and Mode II are compared to the benchmark results for several values of the angle.
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