Abaqus/CAE User’s Guide

“Fracture mechanics,” Section 31

“Seam cracks,” Section 31.1

“Using contour integrals to model fracture mechanics,” Section 31.2

“Using the extended finite element method to model fracture mechanics,” Section 31.3

“Using the virtual crack closure technique to model crack propagation,” Section 31.4

“Managing cracks,” Section 31.5

Abaqus Analysis User’s Guide

“Modeling discontinuities as an enriched feature using the extended finite element method,” Section 10.7.1

“Fracture mechanics,” Section 11.4

“Fracture mechanics: overview,” Section 11.4.1

“Contour integral evaluation,” Section 11.4.2

“Crack propagation analysis,” Section 11.4.3

Abaqus Example Problems Guide

“Fracture and damage,” Section 1.4

“A plate with a partthrough crack: elastic line spring modeling,” Section 1.4.1

“Contour integrals for a conical crack in a linear elastic infinite half space,” Section 1.4.2

“Elasticplastic line spring modeling of a finite length cylinder with a partthrough axial flaw,” Section 1.4.3

“Crack growth in a threepoint bend specimen,” Section 1.4.4

“Analysis of skinstiffener debonding under tension,” Section 1.4.5

“Failure of blunt notched fiber metal laminates,” Section 1.4.6

“Debonding behavior of a double cantilever beam,” Section 1.4.7

“Debonding behavior of a single leg bending specimen,” Section 1.4.8

“Postbuckling and growth of delaminations in composite panels,” Section 1.4.9

Abaqus Benchmarks Guide

“Fracture mechanics,” Section 1.16

“Contour integral evaluation: twodimensional case,” Section 1.16.1

“Contour integral evaluation: threedimensional case,” Section 1.16.2

“Center slant cracked plate under tension,” Section 1.16.3

“A pennyshaped crack under concentrated forces,” Section 1.16.4

“Fully plastic Jintegral evaluation,” Section 1.16.5

“Ctintegral evaluation,” Section 1.16.6

“Nonuniform crackface loading and Jintegrals,” Section 1.16.7

“Singleedged notched specimen under a thermal load,” Section 1.16.8


“Modeling discontinuities using XFEM,” Section 1.19

“Crack propagation of a singleedge notch simulated using XFEM,” Section 1.19.1

“Crack propagation in a plate with a hole simulated using XFEM,” Section 1.19.2

“Crack propagation in a beam under impact loading simulated using XFEM,” Section 1.19.3

“Dynamic shear failure of a singleedge notch simulated using XFEM,” Section 1.19.4

“Propagation of hydraulically driven fracture using XFEM,” Section 1.19.5

Abaqus Theory Guide

“Fracture mechanics,” Section 2.16

“Jintegral evaluation,” Section 2.16.1

“Stress intensity factor extraction,” Section 2.16.2

“Tstress extraction,” Section 2.16.3

“Prediction of the direction of crack propagation,” Section 2.16.4
