The International Journal of Fracture is an outlet for original analytical, numerical and experimental contributions which provide improved understanding of the mechanisms of micro and macro fracture in all materials, and their engineering implications.
The journal presents papers from engineers and scientists working in various aspects of fracture, as well as occasional review papers in these as well as other areas. Innovative and in-depth engineering applications of fracture theory are also encouraged.
In addition, the journal publishes concise Letters in Fracture and Micromechanics which serve the Journal's Objective. Letters include brief presentations of a new idea, concept or method; new experimental observations or methods of significance; short notes of quality that do not amount to full length papers; discussion of previously published work in the Journal, and Letters Errata.
- Improves understanding of the mechanisms and mechanics of micro and macro fracture in all materials, and their engineering implications
- Presents papers from engineers and scientists working in various aspects of fracture
- Publishes concise Letters in Fracture and Micromechanics
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- No page limits!
- Krishnaswamy Ravi-Chandar
- Publishing model
- Hybrid. Open Access options available
- 2.807 (2019)
- Impact factor
- 3.046 (2019)
- Five year impact factor
- 69 days
- Submission to first decision
- 163 days
- Submission to acceptance
- 146,239 (2019)
Authors (first, second and last of 5)
The differences of damage initiation and accumulation of DP steels: a numerical and experimental analysis
Authors (first, second and last of 4)
As a result of the significant disruption that is being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic we are very aware that many researchers will have difficulty in meeting the timelines associated with our peer review process during normal times. Please do let us know if you need additional time. Our systems will continue to remind you of the original timelines but we intend to be highly flexible at this time.
Call for Papers: Special Issue on "Structural Integrity of Additively Manufactured Materials – Developments in Damage, Fracture, Fatigue and Failure Assessments" (S.I. AM-Materials)
Guest Editor: Professor Raj Das, RMIT University, Australia
Here you can find the special issues that have been published in the International Journal of Fracture over the years.
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