A phase-field approach to model fracture of arterial walls: theory and finite element analysis

Osman Gültekin, Hüsnü Dal, Gerhard Holzapfel*

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)542-566
Number of pages25
JournalComputer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering
Publication statusPublished - 2016


  • Biomechanics
  • arterial walls
  • fracture
  • multi-field modeling
  • crack phase-field
  • anisotropic failure criterion

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