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Investigation of crack propagation in filled rubber blends by combining tear fatigue tests with new image processing algorithms and crack surface evaluations


Event: 192nd Technical Meeting - 2017 Fall
Location: Cleveland, OH
Date: October 09, 2017
Author: Annegret Schulze
Paper Number: S10

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  • Student Colloquium
    Tear Fatigue Analysis: cyclic testing of NR and different NR + synthetic rubbers
    Determination of crack length and crack tip coordinates using a new image processing algorithm (intuitive method)
    Analysis of crack propagation behavior: different behavior is possible
    Determination of Tearing Energy, Paris-plot
    Analysis of torn surface: different structures depending on material, crack growth velocity i.e.

    Papers from 192nd Technical Meeting - 2017 Fall

    Items from 192nd Technical Meeting - 2017 Fall