We also determined the breaking strength with a three-point bending test. The determined maximal value of 73 MPa is equivalent to 85% of the stability of the pristine bulk material.
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Sören Richter, Felix Zimmermann, Dirk Sutter, Aleksander Budnicki, Andreas Tünnermann, Stefan Nolte, "Ultrashort pulse laser welding of glasses without optical contacting," Proc. SPIE 10094, Frontiers in Ultrafast Optics: Biomedical, Scientific, and Industrial Applications XVII, 1009411 (17 February 2017);