J. Phys. I France
Volume 1, Numéro 2, February 1991
Page(s) 241 - 245
DOI: 10.1051/jp1:1991127

J. Phys. I France 1 (1991) 241-245

Rupture of central-force lattices revisited

Dusan Krajcinovic1 and Michal Basista1, 2

1  Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, , U.S.A.
2  Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Swietokrzyska 21, 00-049 Warsaw, Poland

(Received 10 July 1990, accepted in final form 3 October 1990)

The current paper further extends the analyses of the rupture of disordered elastic central-force lattices. Added in closure is a general discussion of the results and their impact on the computationally more intensive analytical modeling of brittle deformation and rupture of solids.

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