A Molecular Dynamics Study of Fracture Behavior in Magnesium Single Crystal

  1. Wim H. Sillekens,
  2. Sean R. Agnew,
  3. Neale R. Neelameggham and
  4. Suveen N. Mathaudhu
  1. Tian Tang,
  2. Sungho Kim,
  3. Mark F Horstemeyer and
  4. Paul Wang

Published Online: 26 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118062029.ch65

Magnesium Technology 2011

Magnesium Technology 2011

How to Cite

Tang, T., Kim, S., Horstemeyer, M. F. and Wang, P. (2011) A Molecular Dynamics Study of Fracture Behavior in Magnesium Single Crystal, in Magnesium Technology 2011 (eds W. H. Sillekens, S. R. Agnew, N. R. Neelameggham and S. N. Mathaudhu), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118062029.ch65

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 28 FEB 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118029367

Online ISBN: 9781118062029

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Keywords:

  • molecular dynamics simulation;
  • crack propagation;
  • magnesium single crystal;
  • temperature effects;
  • strain rate

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Simulation Method

  • Specimens for atomistic studies

  • Simulation process

  • Lattice constants

  • Simulation results and discussions

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgement