Universal features of amorphous plasticity

@inproceedings{Budrikis2017UniversalFO,
  title={Universal features of amorphous plasticity},
  author={Zoe Budrikis and David Fernandez Castellanos and Stefan Sandfeld and Michael Zaiser and Stefano Zapperi},
  booktitle={Nature communications},
  year={2017}
}
Plastic yielding of amorphous solids occurs by power-law distributed deformation avalanches whose universality is still debated. Experiments and molecular dynamics simulations are hampered by limited statistical samples, and although existing stochastic models give precise exponents, they require strong assumptions about fixed deformation directions, at odds with the statistical isotropy of amorphous materials. Here, we introduce a fully tensorial, stochastic mesoscale model for amorphous… CONTINUE READING
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