Damage Evolution Inspection of Rock Using Digital Speckle Correlation Method (DSCM)


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In order to evaluate the damage evolution of rock under external loading, the surface deformation field of a rectangle marble specimen is inspected and analyzed using digital speckle correlation method (DSCM). Experimental results show that the damage evolution of rock undergoes 3 stages: they are uniformly distributed damage, localized damage and catastrophic failure stage. A statistic indicator, standard deviation of the strain field, can be used to quantitatively express the damage localization level.



Key Engineering Materials (Volumes 326-328)

Edited by:

Soon-Bok Lee and Yun-Jae Kim






S. P. Ma et al., "Damage Evolution Inspection of Rock Using Digital Speckle Correlation Method (DSCM)", Key Engineering Materials, Vols. 326-328, pp. 1117-1120, 2006

Online since:

December 2006




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