research-article | 17-April-2021
Cracking of concrete is one of the most common flaws and problems in practical engineering. It can serve as an important signal that, for example, the construction is not working properly. It may also be a direct cause of structures’ catastrophes even, if ignored.
It is not an easy task to describe fracture process in concrete, as there are many factors affecting crack development and propagation. In literature usually three main stages of the crack propagation are distinguished
Architecture, Civil Engineering, Environment, Volume 14 , ISSUE 1, 47–57