Mean Field Kinetic Modelling of Microstructures Driven by Nucleation and Growth Kinetics

  1. Prof. Yves Bréchet
  1. E. Pineda1,2,
  2. D. Crespo1 and
  3. T. Pradell2

Published Online: 19 DEC 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527606157.ch2

Microstructures, Mechanical Properties and Processes - Computer Simulation and Modelling, Volume 3

Microstructures, Mechanical Properties and Processes - Computer Simulation and Modelling, Volume 3

How to Cite

Pineda, E., Crespo, D. and Pradell, T. (2000) Mean Field Kinetic Modelling of Microstructures Driven by Nucleation and Growth Kinetics, in Microstructures, Mechanical Properties and Processes - Computer Simulation and Modelling, Volume 3 (ed Y. Bréchet), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527606157.ch2

Editor Information

  1. Institut Nat. Polytechnique de Grenoble, L.T.P.-C.M. ENSEEG, BP75, Domaine Universitaires, 38402 Saint Martin D'Hères Cedex, France; Tel.: 0033–76–82 6610; Fax: 0033–76–82 6644

Author Information

  1. 1

    Dept. de Física Aplicada, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Barcelona, SPAIN

  2. 2

    ESAB, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Barcelona, SPAIN

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 DEC 2005
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2000

Book Series:

  1. EUROMAT 99

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527301225

Online ISBN: 9783527606153

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Keywords:

  • microstructures;
  • computer simulation;
  • mean field kinetic modelling of microstructures;
  • nucleation;
  • growth kinetics

Summary

In this paper the PKJMA models will be summarized, showing the results corresponding to different nucleation and growth protocols. The relative advantages of both models and its range of applicability will be discussed.