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Stress Concentrations at a discontinuity

Question asked by Phil Perlich on May 5, 2014
Latest reply on May 12, 2014 by Shaun Densberger

When you have 2 bodies bonded together with a sharp corner, a discontinuity exists and the stresses computed near the discontinuity are meaningless. My question is, are the free body forces also meaningless near the discontinuity?

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