Mechanical Modelling and Computational Issues in Civil Engineering

In this edited book various novel approaches to problems of modern civil engineering are demonstrated. Experts associated within the Lagrange Laboratory present recent research results in civil engineering dealing both with modelling and computational aspects. Many modern topics are covered, such as...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Fremond, Michel (Editor), Maceri, Franco (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2005, 2005
Edition:1st ed. 2005
Series:Lecture Notes in Applied and Computational Mechanics
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Three-dimensional Validation of a Plane Simulation Procedure
  • A Plasticity Model and Hysteresis Cycles
  • Computational Analysis of Isotropic Plasticity Models
  • A Non-linear Hardening Model Based on Two Coupled Internal Hardening Variables: Formulation and Implementation
  • Comparison between Static and Dynamic Criteria of Material Stability
  • Material Damage Description via Structured Deformations
  • Singular equilibrated stress fields for no-tension panels
  • Damage of Materials: Damaging Effects of Macroscopic Vanishing Motions
  • A Numerical Method for Fracture of Rods
  • Softening Behavior of Reinforced Cementitious Beams