Table of contents

  1. Charlotte S. Becquart, Andrée De Backer, Christophe Domain
  2. Stephen Hocker, Alexander Bakulin, Hansjörg Lipp, Siegfried Schmauder, Svetlana Kulkova
  3. Anna Knyazeva, Olga Kryukova, Svetlana Sorokova, Sergey Shanin
  4. Alexey Yu. Smolin, Igor Yu. Smolin, Evgeny V. Shilko, Yuri P. Stefanov, Sergey G. Psakhie
  5. Noriyuki Wakabayashi, Natsuko Murakami, Atsushi Takaichi
  6. Dmitry D. Moiseenko, Pavel V. Maksimov, Sergey V. Panin, Dmitriy S. Babich, Viktor E. Panin
  7. Seunghwa Ryu, Jaemin Kim, Sangryun Lee

About this book


This book provides a comprehensive reference for the studies of mechanical properties of materials over multiple length and time scales. The topics include nanomechanics, micromechanics, continuum mechanics, mechanical property measurements, and materials design. The handbook employs a consistent and systematic approach offering readers a user friendly reference ideal for frequent consultation. It is appropriate for an audience at of graduate students, faculties, researchers, and professionals in the fields of Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, and Aerospace Engineering.


Continuum Mechanics Materials design Mechanical Property measurement Micromechanics Nanomechanics Mechanics of materials

Editors and affiliations

  • Chun-Hway Hsueh (Editor-in-Chief)
    • 1
  • Siegfried Schmauder
    • 2
  • Chuin-Shan Chen
    • 3
  • Krishan K. Chawla
    • 4
  • Nikhilesh Chawla
    • 5
  • Weiqiu Chen
    • 6
  • Yutaka Kagawa
    • 7
  1. 1.National Taiwan University TaipeiTaiwan
  2. 2.Materials Science and Strength of MaterialsUniversity of Stuttgart Institute for Materials TestingStuttgartGermany
  3. 3.Department of Civil EngineeringNational Taiwan University Department of Civil EngineeringTaipeiTaiwan
  4. 4.BEC 254University of Alabama at BirminghamBirminghamUSA
  5. 5.Fulton School of EngineeringArizona State UniversityTempeUSA
  6. 6.Engineering MechanicsZhejiang University Engineering MechanicsHangzhouChina
  7. 7.Katayanagi Advanced Research LaboratorieTokyo University of Technology Katayanagi Advanced Research LaboratorieTokyoJapan

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-6855-3
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