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Autowave Plasticity
Localization and Collective Modes

ISBN 9780367502980
Published January 8, 2022 by CRC Press
202 Pages 70 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

Autowave Plasticity: Localization and Collective Modes discusses the nature of plastic flow in solids associated with the development of a localized plastic flow. Written by an authority in the field, the author demonstrates how patterns of localized plastic flow are associated with autowave modes that are generated in a deformable sample and delivers a complete work on the subject.


Key Features

  • An original work on the nature of plastic flows in solids, particularly metals and crystals
  • Focuses on plastic flow as an autowave process
  • Contains elements of theories, experimental considerations, and numerical modeling


This reference will help readers with creating experimental methods to observe or localize plastic flow and with the modeling of plastic flows. It is a valuable reference for graduate students and research specialists working in material science.

Table of Contents

Preface. Introduction. Concise Dictionary of Terms. Plastic flow. The most important laws.Macroscopic localization of plastic flow Plastic flow as an autowave process. Two-component model of plastic flow. Quasiparticle approach in plasticity physics. Conclusion. Bibliography

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Lev Borisevich Zuev is a Professor at the Department of Strength Theory and Design at Tomsk State University, Russia.