Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-28
  2. Continuum Damage Mechanics Fundamentals

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. George Z. Voyiadjis, Peter I. Kattan, Mohammed A. Yousef
      Pages 3-42
    3. George Z. Voyiadjis, Peter I. Kattan, Mohammed A. Yousef
      Pages 43-74
    4. George Z. Voyiadjis, Peter I. Kattan, Ziad N. Taqieddin
      Pages 75-110
  3. Damage for Disordered Materials

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-135
    2. Florent Prunier, François Nicot, Richard Wan, Jérôme Duriez, Félix Darve
      Pages 137-169
    3. Michael P. Wnuk
      Pages 171-202
    4. Sohan Kale, Martin Ostoja-Starzewski
      Pages 203-238
    5. Antonio Rinaldi, Sreten Mastilovic
      Pages 305-337
  4. Damage in Crystalline Metals and Alloys

  5. Damage in Structures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 513-513
    2. Zdeněk P. Bažant, Mija H. Hubler, Qiang Yu
      Pages 515-564
    3. Dan M. Frangopol, Mohamed Soliman
      Pages 565-588
    4. Zhihai Xiang, Qiuhai Lu
      Pages 589-618
    5. Vladimir Buljak, Giuseppe Cocchetti, Aram Cornaggia, Tomasz Garbowski, Giulio Maier, Giorgio Novati
      Pages 619-642
  6. Damage Mechanics in Electronic Packaging

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 643-643
    2. Cemal Basaran, Eray Gunel
      Pages 681-720
    3. Cemal Basaran, Shihua Nie, Juan Gomez, Eray Gunel, Shidong Li, Minghui Lin et al.
      Pages 721-762
  7. Damage Mechanics in Metal Forming

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 763-763
    2. Ying-Qiao Guo, Yuming Li, Boussad Abbès, Hakim Naceur, Ali Halouani
      Pages 765-813
    3. Khemais Saanouni, Mohamed Hamed, Carl Labergère, Houssem Badreddine
      Pages 815-875
    4. J. M. A. Cesar de Sa, F. M. A. Pires, F. X. C. Andrade, L. Malcher, M. R. R. Seabra
      Pages 877-937
    5. Benoit Panicaud, Léa Le Joncour, Neila Hfaiedh, Khemais Saanouni
      Pages 963-1020
  8. Damage Micromechanics of Composite Materials, and Coupled Elastoplastic Damage-Healing Mechanics of Granular Materials

  9. Damage Under Dynamic Loading

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1183-1183
    2. Tomasz Łodygowski, Wojciech Sumelka
      Pages 1185-1220
    3. Tomasz Jankowiak, Tomasz Łodygowski
      Pages 1221-1251
  10. Experimental Damage Characterization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1253-1253
    2. François Hild, Jean-Noël Périé, Stéphane Roux
      Pages 1301-1322
  11. Micromechanics of Damage for Laminated Composites

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1323-1323

About this book


This authoritative reference provides comprehensive coverage of the topics of damage and healing mechanics. Computational modeling of constitutive equations is provided as well as solved examples in engineering applications. A wide range of materials that engineers may encounter are covered, including metals, composites, ceramics, polymers, biomaterials, and nanomaterials. The internationally recognized team of contributors employ a consistent and systematic approach, offering readers a user-friendly reference that is ideal for frequent consultation.

Handbook of Damage Mechanics: Nano to Macro Scale for Materials and Structures is ideal for graduate students and faculty, researchers, and professionals in the fields of Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Materials Science, and Engineering Mechanics.


Constitutive Modeling Continuum Damage Damage Model Discrete Modeling Healing Mechanics Nonlocal Damage Model Probabilistic Micromechanical Damage Mechanics Self-Healing Materials

Editors and affiliations

  • George Z. Voyiadjis
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Civil and Environmental EngineeringLouisiana State UniversityBaton RougeUSA

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-5588-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-5589-9
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