Molecular and Particle Simulations

  • D. Krajcinovic
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Part of the International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 410)


The objective of this Chapter is to demonstrate the potential role of computer simulations in induction of the mode of irreversible change of material and formulation of continuum models of damage mechanics. An example of molecular simulation and two particle simulations are selected to illustrate this objective.


Shear Band Damage Evolution Particle Simulation Deborah Number Fault Geometry 
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  • D. Krajcinovic
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  1. 1.Arizona State UniversityTempeUSA

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