A Study of the Interfacial Fracture Toughness of 3-D Braided Brittle Matrix Composite Materials


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Key Engineering Materials (Volumes 243-244)

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L. Tao et al., "A Study of the Interfacial Fracture Toughness of 3-D Braided Brittle Matrix Composite Materials", Key Engineering Materials, Vols. 243-244, pp. 75-80, 2003

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July 2003




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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/s1359-835x(98)00168-7

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