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Critical conditions for microdamage initiation in a spalling metal

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Translated from Zhurnal Prikladnoi Mekhaniki i Tekhnicheskoi Fiziki, No. 4, pp. 151–158, July–August, 1983.

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Golubev, V.K., Novikov, S.A., Sobolev, Y.S. et al. Critical conditions for microdamage initiation in a spalling metal. J Appl Mech Tech Phys 24, 586–592 (1983).

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