A mathematical model to describe hinge crack failure of a sheet ice reinforced ridge beam

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/8895803
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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleContractor Report
Subjectcones; ridges; mathematical model
AbstractA procedure to calculate vertical force on a downward breaking cone encountering a ridge in level ice is presented. The procedure takes into account the stiffening and strengthing contributions of the ice sheet to the ridge beam. Calculated forces are compared with results of model tests.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Institute for Marine Dynamics
PlaceSt. John's, NL
AffiliationNRC Institute for Ocean Technology; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number5665
NPARC number8895803
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Record created2009-04-22
Record modified2016-10-03
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