2013

Mechanics Down Under

Proceedings of the 22nd International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, held in Adelaide, Australia, 24 - 29 August, 2008.

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ISBN: 978-94-007-5967-1 (Print) 978-94-007-5968-8 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-119

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    Pages 1-14

    Material Instabilities in Elastic and Plastic Solids: The Perturbative Approach

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    Pages 15-33

    Modelling Strain Localization by Cohesive (Overlapping) Zones in Tension (Compression): Brittleness Size Effects and Scaling in Material Properties

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    Pages 35-56

    Multi-scale Analysis of Polycristalline Metals and Composites

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    Pages 57-65

    Micro-architectured Solids: From Blast Resistant Structures to Morphing Wings

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    Pages 67-84

    Plasto-Mechanics of Large Deformation under Impact Loading

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    Pages 85-99

    Onset of Oscillatory Thermocapillary Convection

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    Pages 101-116

    Instabilities of Flows through Deformable Tubes and Channels

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    Pages 117-134

    Surface Bubbles in Micro- and Nanofluidics

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    Pages 135-154

    Bridged and Cohesive Crack Models for Fracture in Composite Materials

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    Pages 155-164

    Relaxation to Steady Vortical Flows – And Knots in the Quark-Gluon Plasma

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    Pages 165-188

    Instabilities across the Scales: Simple Models for Shear Banding, Plate Subduction and Mantle Convection in Geodynamics

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    Pages 189-198

    From Dry Granular Flows to Submarine Avalanches

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    Pages 199-215

    Failure of Rocks in the Laboratory and in the Earth

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    Pages 217-230

    Modeling of Bone Failure by Cohesive Zone Models

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    Pages 231-247

    The Aerodynamics of Wind Turbines

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    Pages 249-255

    Cohesive-Zone Modeling of Adhesive Joints

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 257-304