6. Mechanics of Nanotwinned Hierarchical Metals

  1. Horacio D. Espinosa2 and
  2. Gang Bao3
  1. Xiaoyan Li and
  2. Huajian Gao

Published Online: 11 DEC 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118482568.ch6

Nano and Cell Mechanics: Fundamentals and Frontiers

Nano and Cell Mechanics: Fundamentals and Frontiers

How to Cite

Li, X. and Gao, H. (2013) Mechanics of Nanotwinned Hierarchical Metals, in Nano and Cell Mechanics: Fundamentals and Frontiers (eds H. D. Espinosa and G. Bao), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118482568.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Northwestern University, USA

  2. 3

    Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

Author Information

  1. School of Engineering, Brown University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 DEC 2012
  2. Published Print: 10 JAN 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118460399

Online ISBN: 9781118482568

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Keywords:

  • hierarchical metals;
  • nanotwinned;
  • numerical modeling;
  • microstructural;
  • coherent twin boundary;
  • deformation mechanisms;
  • twin boundaries;
  • softening mechanisms;
  • copper fracture

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction and Overview

  • Microstructural Characterization and Mechanical Properties of Nanotwinned Materials

  • Deformation Mechanisms in Nanotwinned Metals

  • Concluding Remarks

  • References