2007

Multiscaling in Molecular and Continuum Mechanics: Interaction of Time and Size from Macro to Nano

Application to biology, physics, material science, mechanics, structural and processing engineering

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-5061-9 (Print) 978-1-4020-5062-6 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 1-10

    “Deborah numbers”, coupling multiple space and time scales and governing damage evolution to failure

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    Pages 11-21

    A multi-scale formulation for modeling of wrinkling formation in polycrystalline materials

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    Pages 23-65

    A multiscale field theory: Nano/micro materials

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    Pages 67-84

    Combined loading rate and specimen size effects on the material properties

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    Pages 85-102

    Discrete-to-continuum scale bridging

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    Pages 103-139

    Micromechanics and multiscale mechanics of carbon nanotubes-reinforced composites

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 141-160

    Multi-scale analytical methods for complex flows in process engineering: Retrospect and prospect

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    Pages 161-178

    Multiscaling effects in low alloy TRIP steels

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    Pages 179-196

    Ductile Cr-Alloys with solute and precipitate softening

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    Pages 197-240

    A multi-scale approach to crack growth

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    Pages 241-257

    Continuum-based and cluster models for nanomaterials

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    Pages 259-289

    Segmented multiscale approach by microscoping and telescoping in material science

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    Pages 291-319

    Mode I segmented crack model: Macro/symmetry, micro/ anti-symmetry and dislocation/skew-symmetry

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    Pages 321-338

    Tensegrity architecture and the mammalian cell cytoskeleton

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    Pages 339-367

    Mode II segmented crack model: Macro/skew-symmetry micro/anti-symmetry and dislocation/skew-symmetry

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    Pages 369-387

    Microstructure and microhardness in surface-nanocrystalline Al-alloy material

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 389-438

    Grain boundary effects on fatigue damage and material properties: Macro- and micro-considerations

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 439-455

    Coupling and communicating between atomistic and continuum simulation methodologies

  20. Back Matter

    Pages 457-460