Selected Publications

 

  1. Chudnovsky, A., Nonisothermal Deformation of a Viscoelastic Medium, J. Appl. Mech. Tech. Phys., Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 51-54, 1966.
  2. Chudnovsky, A., Fracture of Solid, In: Kachanov, L.M. (Ed), Scientific Papers on Elasticity and Plasticity, Leningrad, pp3-43, 1973.
  3. Chudnovsky, A., Dunaevsky, V.A. and Khandogin, V.A., On the Quasi‑Static Growth of Cracks, Arch. Mech., Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 165-174, 1978.
  4. Chudnovsky, A. and Kachanov, M., Interaction of a Crack with a Field of Microcracks, Lett. Appl. Engng. Sci., Vol. 21, No. 8, pp. 1009-1018, 1983.
  5. Chudnovsky, A. Crack Layer Theory, NASA Report N174634, March, 1984.
  6. Chudnovsky, A. Statistics and Thermodynamics of Fracture, Int. J. Engng. Sci., Vol. 22, No. 8-10, pp. 989-997, 1984.
  7. Glenn, L. and Chudnovsky, A., Strain-Energy Effects on Dynamic Fragmentation, J. Appl. Phys., Vol. 59, No. 4, pp. 1379-1380, 1986.
  8. Glenn, L., Gommerstadt, Y. and Chudnovsky, A., A Fracture Mechanics Model of Fragmentation, J. Appl. Phys., Vol. 60, No.3, pp. 1224-1226, 1986.
  9. Botsis, J., Chudnovsky, A. and Moet, A., Fatigue Crack Layer Propagation in Polystyrene – Part I: Experimental Observations, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 33, pp. 263-276, 1987.
  10. Botsis, J., Chudnovsky, A. and Moet, A., Fatigue Crack Layer Propagation in Polystyrene – Part II: Analysis, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 33, pp. 277-284, 1987.
  11. Chudnovsky, A., Dolgopolsky, A. and Kachanov, M., Elastic Interaction of a Crack with a Microcrack Array – I. Formulation of the Problem and General form of the Solution, Int. J. Solids Struct., Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 1-10, 1987.
  12. Chudnovsky, A., Dolgopolsky, A. and Kachanov, M., Elastic Interaction of a Crack with a Microcrack Array – II. Elastic solution for two crack configurations (Piecewise Constant and Linear Approximations), Int. J. Solids Struct., Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 11-21, 1987.
  13. Chudnovsky, A. and Kunin, B., A Probabilistic Model of Brittle Crack Formation, J. Appl. Phys., Vol. 62, No.10, pp. 4124-4129, 1987.
  14. Chaoui, K., Chudnovsky, A. and Moet, A., Effect of Residual Stress on Crack Propagation in MDPE Pipes, J. Mater. Sci., Vol. 22, pp. 3873-3879, 1987.
  15. Mull, M.A., Chudnovsky, A. and Moet, A., A Probabilistic Approach to the Fracture Toughness of Composites, Philos. Mag. A, Vol. 56, No. 3, pp. 419-443, 1987.
  16. Chudnovsky, A. and Ben Ouezdon, M., Semi‑Empirical Crack Tip Analysis, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 37, pp. 3-11, 1988.
  17. Chudnovsky, A., Saada, A. and Lesser, A., Micromechanisms of Deformation in Fracture of Overconsolidated Clays, Can. Geotech. J., Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 213-221, 1988.
  18. Ben Ouezdou, M., Chudnovsky, A. and Moet, A., Re-evaluation of Adhesive Fracture Energy, J. Adhesion, Vol. 25, pp. 169-183, 1988.
  19. Chudnovsky, A. and Kunin, B, On Applications of Probability in Fracture Mechanics, In: Liu, W.K. and Belytschko T. (Eds.), Computational Mechanics of Probabilistic and Reliability Analysis, Elmepress International, Lausanne, Switzerland, pp. 396-415, 1989.
  20. Chudnovsky, A. and Kunin, B., A Probabilistic Approach to Crack Instability, In: Salama, K., Ravi-Chandar, K., Taplin, D., and Rama Rao, P. (Eds.), Advances in Fracture Research, Pergamon Press, Vol.1, pp. 23-25, 1989.
  21. Chudnovsky, A., Huang, W.-L. and Kunin, B., Effect of Damage on Fatigue Crack Propagation in Polystyrene, Polym. Eng. Sci., Vol. 30, No. 20, pp. 1303-1308, 1990.
  22. Chudnovsky, A. and Wu, S., Effect of Crack-Microcracks Interaction on Energy Release Rates, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 44, pp. 43-56, 1990.
  23. Huang, W.-L., Kunin, B. and Chudnovsky, A., Kinematics of Damage Zone Accompanying Curved Crack, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 50, pp. 143-152, 1991.
  24. Stojimirovic, A. and Chudnovsky, A., A New Thermodynamic Model for a Process Zone in Polymers, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 57, pp. 281-289, 1992.
  25. Chudnovsky, A., Kim, A. and Bosnyak C., An Energy Analysis of Crack Initiation and Arrest in Epoxy, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 55, pp. 209-222, 1992.
  26. Stojimirovic, A., Kadota, K. and Chudnovsky, A., An Equilibrial Process Zone in Polymeric Materials, J. Appl. Polym. Sci., Vol. 46, pp. 1051-1056, 1992.
  27. Kadota, K. and Chudnovsky, A., Constitutive Equations of Crack Layer Growth, J. Polymer. Eng. Sci., Vol. 32, No. 16, pp.1097-1104, 1992.
  28. Gorelik, M. and Chudnovsky, A., On the Strong Crack-Microcrack Interaction Problem, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 56, pp. R9-R14, 1992.
  29. Chudnovsky, A. and Kunin, B., Statistical Fracture Mechanics, In: Mareschal, M. and Holian, B.L. (Eds.), Microscopic Simulations of Complex Hydrodynamic Phenomena, Plenum Press, New York, pp. 345-360, 1992.
  30. Wu, S. and Chudnovsky, A., The Effective Elastic Properties of a Solid with Crazes, Eng. Fract. Mech., Vol. 45, No. 2, pp. 233-243, 1993.
  31. Li, R. and Chudnovsky, A., Energy Analysis of Crack Interaction with an Elastic Inclusion, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 63, pp. 247-261, 1993.
  32. Chen, T.-J., Bosnyak, C.P., Kao, C.-I. and Chudnovsky, A., A Fatigue Crack Initiation Map for Polycarbonate, J. Appl. Polym. Sci., Vol. 49, No. 11, pp.1909-1919, 1993.
  33. Li, R., Wu, S., Ivanova, E., Chudnovsky, A., Sehanobish, K. and Bosnyak, C.P., Finite Element Model and Experimental Analysis of Crack-Inclusion Interaction, J. Appl. Polym. Sci., Vol. 50, No. 7, pp. 1233-1238, 1993.
  34. Chudnovsky, A. and Gorelik, M., Statistical Fracture Mechanics: Basic Concepts and Numerical Realization, Probabilities and Materials (Tests, Models and Applications), Vol. 269, pp. 321-338, 1994.
  35. Li, R. and Chudnovsky, A., Energy Release Rates of Crack Kinking within an Anisotropic Inclusion, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 65, pp. R3-R10, 1994.
  36. Wu, S, Ivanova, E., Chudnovsky, A., Sehanobish, K., and Bosnyak, C.P., The Effect of a Process Zone on the Fracture Path in a Complex Stress Field, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 67, pp. R13-R19, 1994.
  37. Li, R. and Chudnovsky, A., The Stress Intensity Factor Green's Function for a Crack Interacting with a Circular Inclusion, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 67, pp. 169-177, 1994.
  38. Kim, A., Bosnyak, C.P. and Chudnovsky, A., Effects of Weathering, Scale, and Rate of Loading on Polycarbonate Fracture Toughness, J. Appl. Polym. Sci., Vol. 51, No. 11, pp. 1841-1848, 1994.
  39. Chen, T.-J., Chudnovsky, A. and Bosnyak, C.P., Observations of the Micro-Mechanisms of Fatigue-Crack Initiation in Polycarbonate, J. Mater. Sci., Vol. 29, pp. 5903-5910, 1994.
  40. Chudnovsky, A., Kim, A., Chen, T., Sehanobish, K., Bosnyak, C.P. and Kao, C., Thermodynamics of Cold Drawing Phenomena in Semicrystalline Polymers, In: Brinson, L.C. and Moran, B. (Eds), Mechanics of Phase Transformations and Shape Memory Alloys, ASME, pp. 11-22, 1994.
  41. Li, R. and Chudnovsky, A., A Note on the Variation of the Energy Release Rate as a Crack Approaches and Passes Through an Elastic Inclusion, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 68, R23-R24, 1994.
  42. Zhou, Z, Chudnovsky, A., Bosnyak, C.P. and Sehanobish, K., Cold-Drawing (Necking) Behavior of Polycarbonate as a Double Glass Transition, Polym. Eng. Sci., Vol. 35, No. 4, pp. 304-309, 1995.
  43. Li, K., Chudnovsky, A., Kin, Y. and Macheret, J., Experimental Investigation of Fatigue Crack Growth Behavior and Damage Mechanisms of Fiber/Metal Laminates under Biaxial and Uniaxial Loading, Polym. Composites, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 52-59, 1995.
  44. Chudnovsky, A., Shulkin, Y., Baron, D. and Lin, K.P., New Method of Lifetime Prediction for Brittle Fracture of Polyethylene, J. Appl. Polym. Sci., Vol. 56, No. 11, pp. 1465-1478, 1995.
  45. Gorelik, M., Calomino, A.M. and Chudnovsky, A., Experimental and Analytical Studies of Crack Initiation and Arrest in Hot Pressed Silicon Nitride, In: Erdogan, F. (Eds.), Fracture Mechanics, Vol. 25, ASTM STP 1220, American Society for Testing and Materials, Philadephia, pp. 71-85, 1995.
  46. Ivanovo, E., Chudnovsky, A., Wu, S., Sehanobish, K. and Bosnyak, C.P., A New Experimental Technique for Modeling of a Micro-Heterogeneous Media, Exp. Techniques, Vol. 20, No. 6, pp. 11-13, 1995.
  47. Li, R. and Chudnovsky, A., Examination of the Fatigue Crack Growth Equations, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 81, pp. 343-355, 1996.
  48. Arasteh, M.M., Chudnovsky, A., Dudley, J.W., Glaser, S. and Ma, J., Broadband Acoustic Emission Observations during Fracture Propagation in Rock-like Material, Int. J. Rock Mech. Min. Sci., Vol. 3/4, pp. 83.e1-83.e13, 1997.
  49. Chudnovsky, A., Kunin, B. and Gorelik, M., Modeling of Brittle Fracture Based on the Concept of Crack Trajectory Ensemble, Eng. Fract. Mech., Vol. 58, No. 5-6, pp. 437-457, 1997.
  50. Kanaun, S.K. and Chudnovsky, A., A Model of Quasibrittle Fracture of Solid, Int. J. Damage Mech., Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 18-40, 1999.
  51. Masud, A. and Chudnovsky, A., A Constitutive Model of Cold Drawing in Polycarbonate, Int. J. Plasticity, Vol. 15, No. 11, pp. 1139-1157, 1999.
  52. Chudnovsky, A. and Shulkin, Y., Application of crack layer theory to modeling of slow crack growth in polyethylene, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 97, pp. 83-102, 1999.
  53. Chudnovsky, A., Sehanobish, K. and Wu, S., Methodology for Durability analysis of HDPE Pipe, J. Pressure Vessel Technol., Vol. 122, No. 2, pp. 152-155, 1999.
  54. Chudnovsky, A. and Preston, S., Variational Formulation of a Material Ageing Model, In: Kienzler, R. and Maugin, G.A. (Eds.), Configurational Mechanics of Materials, Springer Wien New York, pp. 273-307, 2001.
  55. Nuller, B., Ryvkin, M., Chudnovsky, A., Dudley, J.W. and Wong, G.K., Crack Interaction with an Interface in Laminated Elastic Media, In: Elsworth, D., Tinucci, J.P. and Heasley, K.A. (Eds), Rock Mechanics in the National Interest, pp. 289-296, 2001.
  56. Choi, B.H. and Chudnovsky, A., Stress Corrosion Crack Growth in Pipe Grade Steels in Near Neutral PH Environment, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 116, pp. L43-L48, 2002.
  57. Choi, B.H., Zhou, Z., Chudnovsky, A., Stivala, S., Sehanobish, K., and Bosnyak, C., Fracture Initiation Associated with Chemical Degradation: Observation and Modeling, Int. J. Solids Struct., Vol, 42, No. 2, pp. 681-695, 2005.
  58. Chudnovsky, A. and Preston, S., 4D Geometrical Modeling of Material Aging, Int. J. Geom. Methods Mod. Phys., Vol.3, No. 8, pp. 1529-1558, 2006.
  59. Nuller, B., Ryvkin, M. and Chudnovsky, A., A Closed-Form Solution for a Crack Approaching an Interface, J. Mech. Mater. Struct., Vol. 1, No. 8, pp. 1405-1423, 2006.
  60. Choi, B.H., Chudnovsky, A. and Sehanobish, K., Stress Corrosion Cracking in Plastic Pipes: Observation and Modeling, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 145, pp. 81-88, 2007.
  61. Choi, B.H., Chudnovsky, A., Paradkar, R., Michie, W., Zhou, Z. and Cham, P.M., Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Stress Corrosion Crack (SCC) Growth of Polyethylene Pipes, Polym. Degrad. Stabil., Vol. 94, No. 5, pp. 859-867, 2009.
  62. Jasarevic, H., Chudnovsky, A., Dudley, J.W. and Wong, G.K., Observation and Modeling of Brittle Fracture Initiation in a Micro-Heterogeneous Material, Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 158, pp. 73-80, 2009.
  63. Choi, B.H. and Chudnovsky, A., Observation and Modeling of Stress Corrosion Cracking in High Pressure Gas Pipe Steel, Metall. Mater. Trans. A, Vol. 42, No. 2, pp. 383-395, 2011.
  64. Chudnovsky, A., Zhou, Z., Zhang, H. and Sehanobish, K., Lifetime Assessment of Engineering Thermoplastics, Int. J. Eng. Sci., Vol. 59, pp. 108-139, 2012.
  65. Zhang, H., Chudnovsky, A., Wong, G. and Dudley, J.W., Statistical Aspects of Microheterogeneous Rock Fracture: Observations and Modeling, Rock Mech. Rock Eng., Vol. 46, No. 3, pp. 499-514, 2013.
  66. Zhao, Y., Choi, B.H. and Chudnovsky, A., Characterization of the Fatigue Crack Behavior of Pipe Grade Polyethylene Using Circular Notched Specimens, Int. J. Fatigue, Vol. 51, pp. 26-35, 2013.