Advances in Applied Mechanics

Advances in Applied Mechanics

1st Edition - February 4, 1997

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  • Editors: John Hutchinson, Theodore Wu
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080564111

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Five articles on recent developments in solids and structures comprise Volume 33 of the Advances in Applied Mechanics. Each chapter is a mix of field survey and new work. The topics include structural reliability, failure modes of composites and thin films, the mechanics of micro-structural evolution, and strain gradient plasticity.

Table of Contents

  • Contributors. Preface. Robust Reliability of Structures. Compressive Failure of Fiber Composites. Delamination of Compressed Thin Films.
    Motions of Microscopic Surfaces in Materials. Strain Gradient Plasticity.

Product details

  • No. of pages: 374
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 1997
  • Published: February 4, 1997
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080564111

About the Serial Editors

John Hutchinson

Affiliations and Expertise

Harvard University

Theodore Wu

Affiliations and Expertise

California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, U.S.A.

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