Dilatational band formation in bone
Toughening in hierarchically structured materials like bone arises from the arrangement of constituent material elements and their interactions. Unlike microcracking, which entails micrometer-level separation, there is no known evidence of fracture at the level of bone's nanostructure. Here, we show...
|Journal Title:||Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America Vol. 109; no. 47; pp. 19178 - 19183|
|Authors:||Ani Ural, D. Vashishth, AA Poundarik, T Diab, GE Sroga, AL Boskey, CM Gundberg|