#### General Papers

A J estimation scheme and its application to low cycle fatigue crack growth | |

G. G. Chell, R. C. McClung, Y.-D. Lee |

A new material model and its application to fracture analysis in fiber pull-out tests | |

R. V. Goldstein, E. Lyamina, S. Alexandrov |

A possible explanation of size effect in fatigue strength of metals | |

A. Carpinteri, A. Landini, A. Spagnoli |

A study of hydrogen embrittlement in automotive fastener steels | |

B. Lonyuk, R. op, D. N. Hanlon, S. van der Zwaag, J. Zuidema, A. Bakker |

A study of mode II fracture toughness test standardisation of metals | |

T. Tamilselvan, K. W. Lo, Y. B. Gong, M. O. Lai |

A toughness study of the weld heat affected zone of a modified 9Cr-1Mo steel | |

A. Moitra, K. Laha, R. P. Sreenivasan, S. L. Mannan |

A variational principle for finite transformation gradient plasticity to model ductile fracture | |

E. Lorentz, V. Cano |

About the connection between the characteristics of the LCF and FCG | |

G. Nagy, J. Lukacs |

An integrated multiscale computation model to link atomic and continuum approaches | |

Y. Liu |

Analysis of fracture mechanics and fatigue behaviour for EC(T) specimen | |

J. Z. Liu, X. R. Wu, B. R. Hu, L. F. Wang |

Analysis of subsonic interfacial fracture using strain gages in an isotropic-orthotropic biomaterial | |

V. Ricci, K. H. Lee, A. Shukla, V. Chalivendra |

Analysis of the process zone ahead of a crack tip | |

J. Lemaitre |

Anti-plane shear crack growth in piezoceramics: change of electric field and displacement direction | |

B. Liu, S. Y. Cheng, Z. F. Song, W. F. Ren |

Application of ultrasonic peening to improving fatigue properties of welded joints | |

H. Lixing, W. Dongpo, S. Yufeng, C. Jungmei |

Asymptotic fields at a crack-tip in flat paltes | |

J. Li |

Asymtotic Mode III and Mode E Crack Tip Solutions in Ferroelectric Materials | |

C. Landis |

Bifurcation assessment of mixed mode crack in elastic-plastic materials | |

X. B. Zhang, J. Li, N. Recho |

Brittle fracture of hard soil - soft rock materials | |

K. W. Lo, T. Tamilselvan, L. Yu |

Characterisation of crack toughness behaviour of unfilled and filled elastomers | |

W. Grellmann, K. Reincke, R. Lach, G. Heinrich |

Cohesive and adhesive fracture under nanoscale contacts: Environmental and microstructural effects | |

N. I. Tymiak, A. Daugela, M. Li, T. J. Wyrobek, W. W. Gerberich |

Cohesive-zone modeling of debond growth at adhesively bonded interfaces in aggressive environments | |

S. Roy, K. M. Liechti |

Computational modelling of residual stress effects on crack initiation and growth in ductile materials | |

N. P. O'Dowd, Y. Lei, P. S. May, G. A. Webster |

Continuum models with ruptured/restored microstructure | |

A. I. Leonov |

Corrosion-fatigue performance of die cast magnesium alloys | |

W. G. Ferguson, W. Liu, J. MacCulloch |

Crack initiation behavior of piezoelectric ceramic: electro-mechanical interaction | |

B. Liu, Z. F. Song, G. C. Sih |

Crack velocity dependent toughness in rate dependent materials | |

C. M. Landis, T. Pardoen, J. W. Hutchinson |

Cyclic thermal loading of ceramic matrix composites: constitutive models and design strategies | |

A. C. F. Cocks, M. E. Booker, F. A. Leckie |

Damage initiation and evolution in a heterogeneous material | |

C. Liu, M. G. Stout, B. W. Asay |

Development and validation of a robust fracture mechanics methodology for damage tolerance of rotorcraft | |

S.N. Atluri, G. Nikishkov, D. Le, C. Harrsion, M. F. Kanninen |

Dynamic compressive behavior of closed-cell aluminum foams | |

J. Lankford, A. Nicholls, K. Dannemann |

Dynamic fracture testing using charpy instrumented pendulum | |

Z. Radakovic, D. Radakovic, G. B. Lenkey, V. Grabulov, A. Sedmak |

Effect of crack orientation and welding process on J-integral values | |

Q. Li, L. Li, S.-S. Yang, S.-L. Yang, S.-T. Yin |

Effects of dynamic strain ageing in J-R fracture resistance of SA516-Gr.70 piping steels | |

J. H. Yoon, B. S. Lee, J. H. Hong |

Effects of heterogeneity on the strength of 3D composites | |

S. Mahesh, S. Leigh Phoenix, I. J. Beyerlien |

Experimental study on the effect of plastic constraint on ductile tearing | |

Q.-F. Li, L. Li, S.-l. Yang, P. Long, X.-T. Han, H.-G. Cao |

Experimental-numerical analysis of mechanisms of damage initiation in tool steels | |

L. Mishnaevsky Jr, N. Lippmann, S. Schmauder |

Fatigue behaviours of a martensitic compressor valve stainless steel with small amount of retained austenite | |

G. Chai, S. Olsson, P. Liu, T. Larsson |

Fatigue crack growth in ferroelectrics driven by cyclic electronic loading | |

D. Fang, B. Liu, Z. hang, K. C. Hwang |

Fatigue crack initiation (FCI) life prediction for a flat plate with a central hole | |

T.-L. Teng, C.-C. Liang, P.-H. Chang |

Fatigue crack propagation limit curves for metallic and non-metallic materials | |

J. Lukacs |

First principles molecular dynamics calculation on the tensile strength of Ai grain boundary | |

G. H. Lu, M. Kohyama, R. Yamamoto |

Fluid-structure interaction related aspects during the grouting of cracks in concrete | |

H. N. Linsbauer |

Fracture and fatigue behaviour of toughened DRA, AI-Be, and bulk metallic glass composites | |

J. J. Lewandowski, J. Larose, S. Solv'yev |

Fracture behaviour of a fibre-bridged crack | |

X. Zhang, H.-Y. Liu, Y.-W. Mai |

Fracture behaviour of blends consisting of asymmetric styrene/butadiene block copolymers | |

R. Adhikari, R. Lach, G. H. Michler, R. Weidisch, W. Grellmann |

Fracture criterion for piezoelectric materials with defects based on energy density theory | |

A. K. Soh, D. Fang, K. L. Lee |

Fracture of concrete cylinders subjected to torsion | |

G. Lilliu, J. G. M. van Mier |

Fracture of thermal sprayed nanostructured coatings | |

M. Gell, L. Shaw, E. Jordan, H. Luo, D. Goberman |

Growth of fatigue cracks from cold expanded holes | |

M. J. Pavier, A.A. Garcia-Granada, V. D. Lacarac, D. J. Smith |

High speed debonding and frictional sliding in composite systems: experimental observations and numerical simulation | |

J. Lambros, X. Bi, P. H. Geubelle |

Hydrogen effects on the localization of plastic deformation at a crack tip: implications for fracture | |

P. Sofronis, Y. Liang |

Influence coefficients to calculate stress intensity factors for an elliptical crack in a plate | |

P. Le Delliou, B. Barthelet |

Influence of residual stress on ductile crack initiation and growth in dissimilar metal weld joints | |

A. Sherry, D. Lidbury, D. Beardsmore |

Interfacial adhesion and crack initiation at metal/ceramic interface | |

S. X. Mao, M. Z. Li |

Interfacial force microscopy studies of y-APS on glass and SI02 | |

K. M. Liechti, K. C. Vajapeyajula, M. Wang, H. Cabibil, H. Celio, J. M. White |

Introduction of the hamiltonain system into the asymptotic analysis in fracture mechanics | |

J. Li |

Micromechanics based approach to the damage and ultimate failure of brittle matrix composites | |

J. Lamon |

Mode-I delamination characterisation of cross-ply fibre-metal laminates | |

J. Laliberte, P. V. Straznicky, C. Poon |

Modelling of size effects on fracture in the brittle-to-ductile transition regime | |

A. H. Sherry, D. P. Lidbury, D. C. Connors, A. R. Dowling |

Near tip behaviour in a particulate composite material under constant strain rates including temperature and thickness effects | |

C. T. Liu, C. W. Smith |

New considerations and results on crack separation energy rated in elastic-plastic fracture mechanics | |

Y. Wadier, E. Lorentz |

Nonlinear fracture mechanics of delamination failure in a composite strengthened concrete beam | |

C. K. Y. Leung, M. Klenke, W. K. Tung, H. C. Y. Luk |

Numerical simulation of concrete failure in pull-out experiments | |

P. Pivonka, R. Lackner, H. A. Mang |

On the applicability of the essential work of fracture method to thick abs Se(b)-specimens | |

P. Luna, E. Lievana, C. Bernal, P. Frontini, Y.-W. Mai |

Prediction of fracture initiation at three-dimensional bimaterial interface corners: Application to butt-joints loaded in bending | |

P. E. W. Labossiere, M. L. Dunn |

Predictive model for the steady-state failure of adhesively-bonded joints with extensive plastic yielding | |

T. Ferracin, T. Pardoen, F. Delannay, C. M. Landis, J. Y. Sener |

Re-examination of over specified condition of stress intensity factor for multi-material wedges and junctions | |

W.-C. Wang, S.-W. Lin |

Residual stress in piezolectric thin film prepared by pulse laser beam ablation | |

Y.C. Zhou, Z. Y. Yang, X. J. Zhang, J.Y. Li |

Revisited energy criteria for interface crack deflection | |

D. Leguillon, C. Lacroix, E. Martin |

Scratch Testing and acoustic emission of nanostructured partially stabilized zirconia | |

M. R. Gold, R. S. Lima, A. Kucuk, C. C. Berndt |

Shear lag modelling of thermal stresses in unidirectional composites | |

C. M. Landis |

Simulation of adiabatic shear band propagations | |

S. Li, W. K. Liu, A. J. Rosakis |

Simulation transverse fracturing of thin plastic sheet | |

B. J. Carter, A. R. Ingraffea, Y.-H. Lai |

Stress analysis of beam-to-column connection for earthquake-resistance welded steel structure based on FEM | |

Z. Yufeng, Y. Guochun, H. Lixing, Y. Xinqi, J. Hongyang |

Stress corrosion cracking mechanism on the basis of the interaction model of dislocation and hydrogen around a crack tip | |

A. T. Yokobori, J. C. Ha, T. Shoji, S. Taketomi, G. F. Li |

Stress intensity factor of 3D plane cracks under mode I loading | |

V. Lazarus |

Study of effects of Notch-Tip and crack-tip Plasticity on Short Fatigue Crack Growth | |

W. Li, X. Zhang, Y.-W. Mai, L. Ye |

Study on crack-nucleating damage of hydraulic concrete | |

Z. Lixiang, L. Qingbin, F. Bohao |

The effect of constraint on the field of interface cracks between strength mismatched materials in elastic - perfectly plastic plane strain conditions | |

K. Lowe, J. W. Hancock |

The effect of thickness on the characterisation of crack tip opening angle for 2024-T351 aluminium alloy | |

S. Mahmoud, K. Lease |

The influence of lattice distortion region near the grain boundary on mechanical properties in nanocyrstalline materials | |

X. Wang, J. Wang, J. Rifkin, D. Li |

The tunnel-crack with a slightly wavy front under shear loading | |

V. Lazarus, J.-B. Leblond |

Thermal failure mechanism and threshold of SiC particula reinforced metal matrix composites | |

Y. C. Zhou, S. G. Long, Z. P. Duan |

Thermal-elastic-plastic coupled analyses of dynamic crack growth | |

F. Xu, W. Guo, Y. Y. Liu |

Three-dimensional mixed mode fracture on cement mortar | |

K. Zhong, K. W. Lo, T. Tamilselvan |

Use of surface-treatment life extension methods for aircraft components | |

Q. Liu, S.A. Barter, P. Baburamani, P. K. Sharp, G. Clark |