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Dynamic Behavior of Materials

Dynamic Behavior of Materials

Marc André Meyers

ISBN: 978-0-471-58262-5

Oct 1994

688 pages

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Addresses fundamentals and advanced topics relevant to the behavior of materials under in-service conditions such as impact, shock, stress and high-strain rate deformations. Deals extensively with materials from a microstructure perspective which is the future direction of research today.
Dynamic Deformation and Waves.

Elastic Waves.

Plastic Waves.

Shock Waves.

Shock Waves: Equations of State.

Differential Form of Conservation Equations and Numerical Solutions to More Complex Problems.

Shock Wave Attenuation, Interaction, and Reflection.

Shock Wave-Induced Phase Transformations and Chemical Changes.

Explosive-Material Interactions.


Experimental Techniques: Diagnostic Tools.

Experimental Techniques: Methods to Produce Dynamic Deformation.

Plastic Deformation at High Strain Rates.

Plastic Deformation in Shock Waves.

Shear Bands (Thermoplastic Shear Instabilities).

Dynamic Fracture.