5. Prediction of Effective Properties

  1. Dr.rer.nat. Georg J. Schmitz4 and
  2. Dr. Ulrich Prahl5
  1. Gottfried Laschet4,
  2. Tatyana Kashko1,2,
  3. Stephan Benke3,4,
  4. Mehmet Öte1 and
  5. Kirsten Bobzin1

Published Online: 17 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527646098.ch5

Integrative Computational Materials Engineering: Concepts and Applications of a Modular Simulation Platform

Integrative Computational Materials Engineering: Concepts and Applications of a Modular Simulation Platform

How to Cite

Laschet, G., Kashko, T., Benke, S., Öte, M. and Bobzin, K. (2012) Prediction of Effective Properties, in Integrative Computational Materials Engineering: Concepts and Applications of a Modular Simulation Platform (eds G. J. Schmitz and U. Prahl), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527646098.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 4

    RWTH Aachen University, Access e.V., Intzestr. 5, 52072 Aachen, Germany

  2. 5

    RWTH Aachen University, Department of Ferrous Metallurgy, Intzestr. 1, 52072 Aachen, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    RWTH Aachen University, Surface Engineering Institute, Kackertstr. 15, 52072 Aachen, Germany

  2. 2

    Infineon AG, Germany

  3. 3

    Cologne University of Applied Sciences, Germany

  4. 4

    RWTH Aachen University, Access e.V., Intzestr. 5, 52072 Aachen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 15 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527330812

Online ISBN: 9783527646098

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Keywords:

  • asymptotic homogenization method;
  • virtual testing;
  • stochstic homogenization;
  • heterogeneous materials with random microstructure;
  • RVE definition;
  • spectral analysis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Homogenization of Materials with Periodic Microstructure

  • Homogenization of Materials with Random Microstructure

  • Postprocessing of Macroscale Results: the Localization Step

  • Dedicated Homogenization Model: Two-Level Radial Homogenization of Semicrystalline Thermoplastics

  • Virtual Material Testing

  • Tools for the Determination of Effective Properties

  • Examples

  • Conclusions

  • References