Accession Number : AD0754952

Title :   A New Approach to the Finite-Element Formulation and Solution of a Class of Problems in Coupled Thermoelastoviscoplasticity of Crystalline Solids.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : ALABAMA UNIV HUNTSVILLE RESEARCH INST

Personal Author(s) : Oden,J. T. ; Bhandari,D. R. ; Yagawa,G. ; Chung,T. J.

Report Date : SEP 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 28

Abstract : A new and general theory of thermoelastoviscoplasticity which does not involve a yield function is used in conjunction with the finite element method to develop discrete models of a wide class of problems in nonlinear continuum problems and coupled thermoviscoplasticity are given. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ALUMINUM, DEFORMATION), (*VISCOELASTICITY, CONTINUUM MECHANICS), (*PLASTIC PROPERTIES, CONTINUUM MECHANICS), THERMODYNAMICS, THERMAL STRESSES, STRAIN(MECHANICS), DISLOCATIONS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Mechanics
      Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE