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Finite Element Analysis of Delamination Growth in Composite Materials using LS-DYNA: Formulation and Implementation of New Cohesive Elements

By Ahmed Elmarakbi

Submitted: May 12th 2010Reviewed: October 13th 2010Published: March 16th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/13862

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