Fracture Mechanics

  • ISO 13586: Plastics - Determination of fracture toughness (Gic and Kic) - Linear elastic fracture mechanics (LEFM) approach
  • ISO 15024: Fibre-reinforced plastic composites - Determination of Mode I interlaminar fracture toughness, GIC, for unidirectionally reinforced materials
  • ISO 17281: Plastics - Determination of fracture toughness (GIC und KIC)  at moderately high loading rates (1 m/s)
  • ISO / CD 15114: Fibre-reinforced plastic composites. Determination of the mode II fracture resistance for unidirectionally reinforced materials using the calibrated end-loaded split (C-ELS) test and an effective crack length approach
  • ESIS TC 4: Protocol for interlaminar fracture testing of composites
  • prEN 6033: Aerospace series - Carbon fibre reinforced plastics - Test method - Determination of interlaminar fracture toughness energy - Mode I - G[IC] (Luft- und Raumfahrt)
  • prEN 6034: Carbon Fibre Reinforced Plastics Test Method Determination of Interlaminar Fracture Toughness Energy Mode II – GIIc (Aerospace Series)
  • ASTM D 5045: Standard Test Method for Plane-Strain Fracture Toughness and Strain Energy Release Rate of Plastic Materials
  • ASTM D 5528: Standard Test Method for Mode I Interlaminar Fracture Toughness of Unidirectional Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Matrix Composites
  • ASTM D 6068: Standard Test Method for Determining J-R Curves of Plastic Materials
  • ASTM D 6671: Standard Test Method for Mixed Mode I-Mode II Interlaminar Fracture Toughness of Unidirectional Fiber Reinforced Polymer Matrix Composites
  • ASTM WK 22949: New Test Method for Determination of the Mode II Interlaminar Fracture Toughness of Unidirectional Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Matrix Composites Using the End-Notched Flexure (ENF) Test (Standard in preparation)
  • ASTM E 1922: Translaminar Fracture Toughness of Laminated and Pultruded Polymer Matrix Composite Materials
  • CRAG Method 600: Method of Test for Interlaminar Fracture Toughness of Fibre Reinforced Composites
  • Airbus AITM 1.0005: Determination of interlaminar fracture toughness energy. Mode I.
  • Airbus AITM 1.0053: Determination of fracture toughness energy of bonded joints, Mode I, GIC
  • Airbus AITM 1.0006: Determination of interlaminar fracture toughness energy. Mode II
  • Boeing BSS 7273: Interlaminar Fracture Toughness
  • Boeing BMS 8-276: Mode I and Mode II Interlaminar Fracture Toughness
  • NASA Method RP 1092 ST-5: Hinged Double Cantilever Beam