Master of Science
Robert A. Lucas
An experimental investigation of the fracture velocity characteristics of a quasi-brittle material under fixed boundary conditions has been conducted. In addition, an apparatus to measure the heat generated by a quai-static, propagating crack has been designed.
Paxson, Thomas L., "An experimental investigation of the velocity and heat generation characteristics of a fixed boundary fracture model" (1969). Theses and Dissertations. 3736.