The Elastic-plastic Mechanics of Crack Extension

@inproceedings{RiceTheEM,
  title={The Elastic-plastic Mechanics of Crack Extension},
  author={J. D. Rice}
}
This paper briefly reviews progres~ in the elastic plastic analysis of crack extension. Analytical results for plane strain and plane stress deformation fields are noted, and elastic-plastic fracture instability as well as transitional behavior and combined rate and thermal effects are discussed.