Mohr's circle


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Mohr's circle

[′mȯrz ′sər·kəl]
(mechanics)
A graphical construction making it possible to determine the stresses in a cross section if the principal stresses are known.
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The parameters were determined based on the equations of the parabolic envelope of Mohr's circles (Sanetra and Paczesniowski, 2006).
The largest Mohr's circle radius in amount in projection planes declares yield plane.
Results of focal mechanism analysis, discussion with Mohr's circle and comparison with Soultz data were consistent with the phenomena that limited fracture was dominantly stimulated.