Fracture of Ice on Scales Large and Small

  • E. M. Schulson
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Part of the Solid Mechanics and Its Applications book series (SMIA, volume 94)


Evidence is presented which suggests that the mechanisms of brittle compressive failure of ice are independent of spatial scale.


Slip Line Synthetic Aperture Radar Image Secondary Crack Wing Crack Zigzag Edge 
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  • E. M. Schulson
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  1. 1.Thayer School of EngineeringDartmouth CollegeHanoverUSA

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