BEng, MEng, MSc, PhD

ABAQUS UEL SUBROUTINE FOR STRAIN GRADIENT PLASTICITY

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ABAQUS user-element subroutine (UEL) for Gudmundson (2004) higher order strain gradient plasticity formulation, including both energetic and dissipative length scales.

 

Paper: E. Martínez-Pañeda, V.S. Deshpande, C.F. Niordson, N.A. Fleck. The role of plastic strain gradients in the crack growth resistance of metals. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids (in press)

 

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