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Correction to: Comparison between thick level set (TLS) and cohesive zone models
Advanced Modeling and Simulation in Engineering Sciences volume 4, Article number: 4 (2017)
 The original article was published in Advanced Modeling and Simulation in Engineering Sciences 2015 2:18
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In the publication of this article [1], there was an error in some equations.

Equation (37) should instead read:
$$\begin{aligned} \hat{\sigma } = F(\lambda I \hat{\sigma }) \; \; \text {and} \; \; \int _{\tilde{\phi } = 0}^{\hat{\ell }} h(\tilde{\phi }) \text {d}\tilde{\phi } = g_{\text {dam}}'(0) \frac{1g_{\text {dam}}(d(\hat{\ell }))}{g_{\text {dam}}(d(\hat{\ell }))} \hat{\sigma }^2 \end{aligned}$$(1) 
Equation (38) should instead read:
$$\begin{aligned} \hat{\sigma } = F(\lambda I \hat{\sigma }) \; \; \text {and} \; \; \int _{0}^{\hat{\phi }} h(\tilde{\phi }) \text {d}\tilde{\phi } = g_{\text {dam}}'(0) \frac{1g_{\text {dam}}(d(\hat{\phi }))}{g_{\text {dam}}(d(\hat{\phi }))} \hat{\sigma }^2 \end{aligned}$$(2) 
Equation (45) should instead read:
$$\begin{aligned} \hat{\sigma } = F(\lambda I \hat{\sigma }) \; \; \text {and} \; \; \int _{0}^{\hat{\phi }} h(\tilde{\phi }) \text {d}\tilde{\phi } = \frac{d(\hat{\phi })}{1d(\hat{\phi })} \hat{\sigma }^2 \end{aligned}$$(3) 
Equation (49) should instead read:
$$\begin{aligned} \hat{\sigma } = F \left( \lambda \frac{\hat{\phi }^2}{1\hat{\phi }} \hat{\sigma }\right) \; \; \text {and} \; \; \int _{0}^{\hat{\phi }} h(\tilde{\phi }) \text {d}\tilde{\phi } = \frac{2\hat{\phi }\hat{\phi }^2}{(\hat{\phi }1)^2} \hat{\sigma }^2 \end{aligned}$$(4) 
Equation (50) should instead read:
$$\begin{aligned} \hat{\sigma }(\hat{\phi }) = \frac{1\hat{\phi }}{1\hat{\phi }+ \lambda \hat{\phi }^2} \; \; \text {and} \; \; \int _{0}^{\hat{\phi }} h(\tilde{\phi }) \text {d}\tilde{\phi } = \frac{2\hat{\phi }\hat{\phi }^2}{(1\hat{\phi }+ \lambda \hat{\phi }^2)^2} \end{aligned}$$(5) 
Equation (63) should instead read:
$$\begin{aligned} H(\hat{\phi }) = \int _{0}^{\hat{\phi }} h(\tilde{\phi }) \text {d}\tilde{\phi } \end{aligned}$$(6) 
Equation (65) should instead read:
$$\begin{aligned} \lambda \le \frac{1}{2} \end{aligned}$$(7) 
Equation (70) should instead read:
$$\begin{aligned} \mu _n = \min _{\Gamma } \sqrt{ \frac{(\overline{h(d) Y_c})_n}{\overline{Y}_n}} \end{aligned}$$(8) 
In Eq. (75), the expression of \(\beta _n\) should instead read:
$$\begin{aligned} \beta _n = Y_c \frac{\int _{\phi = 0}^{\ell } h'(d) \left( \frac{d'(\phi / \ell _c)}{\ell _c} \right) ^2 \left( 1 \frac{\phi }{\rho (s)} \right) \text {d} \phi }{\int _{\phi = 0}^{\ell } \frac{d'(\phi / \ell _c)}{\ell _c} \left( 1 \frac{\phi }{\rho (s)} \right) \text {d} \phi } \end{aligned}$$(9) 
Equation (76) should instead read:
$$\begin{aligned} \Delta \mu _n^{\text {pred}} < \frac{\Delta \phi _{\text {max}} \beta _n  f_n }{\alpha _n} \end{aligned}$$(10) 
Equation (77) should instead read:
$$\begin{aligned} \Delta \mu _n^{\text {pred}} = \min _{\Gamma } \frac{\Delta \phi _{\text {max}} \beta _n  f_n }{\alpha _n} \end{aligned}$$(11) 
Equation (78) should instead read:
$$\begin{aligned} \mu ^{\text {corr}} = \sqrt{ \frac{(\overline{h(d) Y_c})_n}{\overline{Y}_n}} \Bigr _{\arg \min _{\Gamma } \frac{\Delta \phi _{\text {max}} \beta _n  f_n }{\alpha _n}} \end{aligned}$$(12)
This has now been included in this erratum.
Reference
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Gómez AP, Moës N, Stolz C. Comparison between thick level set (TLS) and cohesive zone models. Adv. Model. and Simul. in Eng. Sci. 2015;2:18. https://doi.org/10.1186/s4032301500419.
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Gómez, A.P., Moës, N. & Stolz, C. Correction to: Comparison between thick level set (TLS) and cohesive zone models. Adv. Model. and Simul. in Eng. Sci. 4, 4 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1186/s4032301700912
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