National Research Council of Canada. NRC Institute for Aerospace Research
Text, Technical Report
This report presents a comprehensive literature review on the multiscale modeling and simulation of crack nucleation and propagation. The emphases were on the mesoscale modeling. In particular, cohesive zone models and their applications were extensively reviewed and briefly described. The advantages and shortcomings of the cohesive zone models were pointed out and summarized.
National Research Council of Canada. Institute for Aerospace Research
Laboratory Technical Report (National Research Council of Canada. Institute for Aerospace Research. Structures and Materials Performance Laboratory), no. LTR-SMPL-2011-0265.