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2014 MRS Fall Meeting Logo2014 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 30-December 5, 2014 | Boston
Meeting Chairs: Husam N. Alshareef, Amit Goyal, Gerardo Morell, José A. Varela, In Kyeong Yoo

Symposium XX : Bridging Scales in Heterogeneous Materials

2014-12-01   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Huck Beng Chew, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Yanfei Gao, University of Tennessee
Shuman Xia, Georgia Institute of Technology
Pablo Zavattieri, Purdue University
XX3: Composites
Session Chairs
Pablo Zavattieri
Shuman Xia
Monday PM, December 01, 2014
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay D

2:30 AM - *XX3.01
Hierarchical 3-D Nano-Architectures for Biomimetics, Batteries, and Lightweight Structural Materials

Julia R Greer 1 2

1CALTECH Pasadena USA2Kavli Nanoscience Institute Pasadena USA

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3:00 AM - *XX3.02
Failure Prediction in Carbon Nanostructures: Combined Atomistic and Molecular Mechanics Approach

Ajit Roy 1 Sangwook Sihn 2 Vikas Varshney 3

1Air Force Research Lab Wpafb USA2University of Dayton Research Institute Dayton USA3University Technology Corporation Dayton USA

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3:30 AM - XX3.03
Ceramic-Carbon Nanostructured Material for High-Temperature Structures

Andi Wang 1 Deborah D.L. Chung 1

1University at Buffalo, State University of New York Buffalo USA

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3:45 AM - XX3.04
Multiscale Modeling of Failure of CVD Grown Polycrystalline Graphene

Chrisopher S. DiMarco 1 Laurent Guin 1 Aldo Marano 1 Pierre Turquet de Beauregard 1 Jean Raphanel 2 1 James Hone 1 Jeffrey W. Kysar 1

1Columbia University New York USA2Ecole Polytechnique Palaiseau France

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4:00 AM -
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4:30 AM - XX3.05
Meso-Scale Toughening Mechanisms and Size-Effects in Atomically Layered Graphene-Polymer Nanocomposites

Sinan Keten 1 Luis Ruiz 1 Wenjie Xia 1

1Northwestern University Evanston USA

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4:45 AM - XX3.06
Fracture of Elastically Heterogeneous Materials: An Integrative Computational and Experimental Study

Shuman Xia 1 Neng Wang 1

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta USA

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5:00 AM - XX3.07
Mesoscale Modeling of Cement Matrix Using the Concept of Building Block

Denvid Lau 2 1 Oral Buyukozturk 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA2City University of Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong

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5:15 AM - XX3.08
Hierarchical, Bicontinuous Refractory-Based Nanocomposites

Ian Daniel McCue 3 1 Stephen Ryan 1 Jonah Erlebacher 1 Kevin Hemker 2

1Johns Hopkins University Baltimore USA2Johns Hopkins University Baltimore USA3Johns Hopkins University Baltimore USA

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5:30 AM - XX3.09
An Unusually High Strength, High Conductivity and Lightweight Deformation Processed Al/Ca Composite as Next-Generation High Voltage Power Transmission Conductors

Liang Tian 1 2 Iver Anderson 1 2 Trevor Riedemann 2 Alan Russell 1 2

1Iowa State University Ames USA2Ames Laboratory Ames USA

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5:45 AM - XX3.10
Multi-Scaling of Polymer Nanocomposites for Estimating Gas Diffusivities

Sindhu Seethamraju 1 Praveen C Ramamurthy 1 Giridhar Madras 1

1Indian Institute of Science Banglore India

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XX1: Multiphysics Problems
Session Chairs
Huck Beng Chew
Yanfei Gao
Monday AM, December 01, 2014
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay D

9:00 AM - XX1.01
Exploiting Symmetry and Material Nonlinearity in Mechanical Metamaterials: Routing Phonons with Multiple Length Scales

Cheongyang Koh 1

1DSO National Laboratories Singapore Singapore

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9:15 AM - XX1.02
Multiscale Implications of Heterogeneity on Improving Absorption Efficiency in Solar Cells

Md Zubaer Hossain 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA

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9:30 AM - XX1.03
A Quantum Informed Homogenized Energy Model for Ferroelectric Materials

Justin Collins 1 Lider Leon 2 Ralph Smith 2 William S Oates 1

1Florida State University Tallahassee USA2North Carolina State University Raleigh USA

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9:45 AM -
OPEN DISCUSSION

10:00 AM - XX1.05
Growth Stress in Polycrystalline Films: The Triple Junction Model from Nano to Micro Scale

Alison Engwall 3 Eric Chason 3 Chun-Hao Chen 3 Jae-Wook Shin 4 Sean Hearne 1 Noel Buckley 2

1Sandia National Laboratory Albuquerque USA2University of Limerick Limerick Ireland3Brown University Providence USA4Lam Research Tualatin USA

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10:15 AM - XX1.06
Cephalopod-Inspired Design of Electro-Mechano-Chemically Responsive Elastomers for On-Demand Fluorescent Patterning

Qiming Wang 2 Gregory R Gossweiler 3 Stephen L Craig 3 Xuanhe Zhao 2 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA2Duke University Durham USA3Duke University Durham USA

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10:30 AM - XX1.07
Controlling Helium Precipitation through Interface Design

Dina V Yuryev 1 Michael J. Demkowicz 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA

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10:45 AM - XX1.08
Controlling the Directionality of Heat Flux Using Thermal Metamaterials

Krishna P Vemuri 1 Prabhakar Bandaru 1

1University of California, San Diego San Diego USA

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11:00 AM -
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XX2: Plasticity
Session Chairs
Huck Beng Chew
Yanfei Gao
Monday AM, December 01, 2014
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay D

11:30 AM - *XX2.01
Indentation Contact Plasticity at Scales Near the Average Dislocation Spacing

George M Pharr 2 1 Easo P George 1 2 P Sudharshan Phani 3 Kurt E Johanns 2

1Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA2University of Tennessee Knoxville USA3Nanomechanics Inc Oak Ridge USA

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12:00 PM - *XX2.02
Deformation and Fracture in Nanotwinned Materials

Huajian Gao 1

1Brown University Providence USA

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12:30 PM - XX2.03
Mechanical Behavior of Nanotwinned Al and Ag/Al Nanolayers

Xinghang Zhang 1 Daniel Bufford 1 Yue Liu 1 Haiyan Wang 1

1Texas Aamp;M University College Station USA

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12:45 PM - XX2.04
Microtension Behavior of Single Crystals with Mechanical Twins in Stable Austenitic Stainless Steel

Yoji Mine 1 Shoki Nakamichi 1 3 Kaoru Koga 1 Kazuki Takashima 1 Zenji Horita 2

1Kumamoto University Kumamoto Japan2Kyushu University Fukuoka Japan3TOCALO Co., Ltd. Kitakyushu Japan

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2014-12-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Huck Beng Chew, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Yanfei Gao, University of Tennessee
Shuman Xia, Georgia Institute of Technology
Pablo Zavattieri, Purdue University
XX5: Biological Materials and Polymers
Session Chairs
Yanfei Gao
Huck Beng Chew
Tuesday PM, December 02, 2014
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay D

2:30 AM - *XX5.01
An Integrated Computational and Experimental Investigation of the Heterogeneous Behavior of Organic Thin-Film Polymers

Bingxiao Zhao 1 Omar Awartani 1 Brendan O'Connor 1 Mohammed Zikry 1

1North Carolina State University Raleigh USA

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3:00 AM - XX5.02
Image Based Multiscale Modeling for Biological Materials and Polymers

Daniel Sullivan 1 Stephen Recchia 2 Assimina A. Pelegri 1 Xiaodong Zhao 1

1Rutgers University Piscataway USA2Rutgers University Piscataway USA

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3:15 AM - XX5.03
Fibrous Engineered Tissues: Using Simulations to Find the Achievable Range of Material Behaviors

James B. Carleton 1 Gregory J. Rodin 1 2 Michael S. Sacks 1 3

1University of Texas at Austin Austin USA2University of Texas at Austin Austin USA3University of Texas at Austin Austin USA

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3:30 AM - XX5.04
Strength Limiting Mechanisms in Aramid Fibers

Korhan Sahin 1 Jan Clawson 1 Suzanne Horner 2 James Zheng 2 Assimina Pelegri 3 Ioannis Chasiotis 1

1University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign Urbana USA2Soldier Protective Equipment, United States Army Ft. Belvoir USA3Rutgers the State University of New Jersey Piscataway USA

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3:45 AM - XX5.05
Multi-Scale Multi-Mechanism Design of Tough Hydrogels

Shaoting Lin 1 Xuanhe Zhao 1

1MIT Boston USA

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4:00 AM -
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4:30 AM - XX5.06
Unveiling the Resistance to Penetration of the Radular Teeth of the Cryptochiton Stelleri

Enrique Escobar de Obaldia 1 Chanhue Jeong 1 Lessa Grunenfelder 2 Steven Herrera 2 David Kisailus 2 Pablo Zavattieri 1

1Purdue University West Lafayette USA2University of California, Riverside Riverside USA

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4:45 AM - XX5.07
Mesoscale Mechanics of Cellulose Nanocrystal Interfaces in Neat Films and Nanocomposites

Sinan Keten 1 Robert Sinko 1

1Northwestern University Evanston USA

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5:00 AM - XX5.08
Universal Structure-Material-Property Map for Natural and Biomimetic Platelet-Matrix Composites and Stacked Heterostructures

Rouzbeh Shahsavari 1

1Rice University Houston USA

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5:15 AM - XX5.09
Meso Scale Influence of Biomimetic Scales on Elastic Substrates

Ranajay Ghosh 1 Hamid Ebrahimi 1 Ashkan Vaziri 1

1Northeastern University Boston USA

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5:30 AM - XX5.10
Structure and Mechanics of the Stomatopod Dactyl Club Exocuticle

Nicholas Yaraghi 2 Lessa Grunenfelder 3 4 Nobphadon Suksangpanya 5 Steven Herrera 2 Christopher Salinas 4 Garrett Milliron 1 Isaias Gallana 5 Kenneth Evans-Lutterodt 6 Elaine DiMasi 6 Steven Nutt 3 Pablo Zavattieri 5 David Kisailus 4 2

1Max Planck Institute for Colloids and Interfaces Potsdam Germany2University of California, Riverside Riverside USA3University of Southern California Los Angeles USA4University of California, Riverside Riverside USA5Purdue University West Lafayette USA6Brookhaven National Laboratory Upton USA

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XX4: Multiscale Modeling
Session Chairs
Shuman Xia
Pablo Zavattieri
Tuesday AM, December 02, 2014
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay D

10:00 AM - XX4.01
Spectral Methods for Grain Boundary Network Design: Tools for Materials Discovery

Oliver Kent Johnson 1 Christopher A Schuh 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA

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10:15 AM - XX4.02
Effective Toughness in Heterogeneous Media

Md Zubaer Hossain 1 Kaushik Bhattacharya 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA

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10:30 AM - XX4.03
Optimal Design of Metal-Elastomer Architected Cellular Materials for Exceptional Combinations of Stiffness, Density, and Damping

Alireza Asadpoure 2 Lorenzo Valdevit 2 1

1University of California, Irvine Irvine USA2University of California Irvine Irvine USA

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10:45 AM -
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11:15 AM - *XX4.04
Scale Bridging in Heterogeneous Metals: Multiscale Modeling and Multilevel Materials Design

David McDowell 1

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta USA

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11:45 AM - *XX4.05
Modeling of Ductile Fracture at Engineering Scales: A Mechanism-Based Approach

Xiaosheng Gao 1

1University of Akron Akron USA

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12:15 PM - XX4.06
Computational Prediction of Semi-coherent Interface Structures Using Mesoscale Models

Niaz Abdolrahim 1 Aurelien Vattre 2 1 Kedarnath K. Kolluri 1 Michael J. Demkowicz 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA2CEA, DAM, DIF, F-91297 Arpajon France

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2014-12-03   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Huck Beng Chew, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Yanfei Gao, University of Tennessee
Shuman Xia, Georgia Institute of Technology
Pablo Zavattieri, Purdue University
XX7: Lattice and Porous Materials
Session Chairs
Shuman Xia
Pablo Zavattieri
Wednesday PM, December 03, 2014
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay D

2:30 AM - XX7.01
Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Porous Nano-Crystalline Silver Layers

Saba Zabihzadeh 1 3 Steven Van Petegem 1 Liliana Duarte 2 Rajmund Mokso 4 Mirko Holler 5 Helena Van Swygenhoven 1 3

1Paul-Scherrer Institut (PSI) Villigen-PSI Switzerland2ABB Switzerland Ltd Baden-Daettwil Switzerland3Ecole Polytechnique Famp;#233;damp;#233;rale de Lausanne (EPFL) Lausanne Switzerland4Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI) Villigen-PSI Switzerland5Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI) Villigen-PSI Switzerland

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2:45 AM - XX7.02
Thermomechanical Study of Porous Materials as Candidates for Energy Storage

Julien Rodriguez 1 Isabelle Beurroies 1 Marie-Vanessa Coulet 1 Philip Llewellyn 1 Renaud Denoyel 1

1CNRS / Aix-Marseille Univ. Marseille France

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3:00 AM - XX7.03
Multi-Scale Dependent Domain Modeling for the Study of Sorption-Induced Deformation of Nano-Porous Materials

Jan Carmeliet 2 1 Vikram Reddy Ardham 2 H Alicia Kim 4 Robert Guyer 3 Dominique Derome 1

1Empa Duebendorf Switzerland2ETHZ Zurich Switzerland3University of Nevada Reno USA4University of Bath Bath United Kingdom

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3:15 AM - XX7.04
The Effect of Nodal Microcracks on the Strength of Hollow Microlattices

Adrian Ortega 1 Alireza Asadpoure 1 Lorenzo Valdevit 1

1University of California, Irvine Irvine USA

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3:30 AM -
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4:30 AM - XX7.05
Isotropic Nanocomposites Based on Polymer-Infiltrated Nanoporous Gold

Eike Epler 1 Kodanda Ram Mangipudi 1 Cynthia Volkert 1

1University of Gamp;#246;ttingen Gamp;#246;ttingen Germany

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4:45 AM - XX7.06
Surfactant Assisted Overgrowth of Hierarchical Porous Nanostructures

Jia Zhuang 1 Pan Hu 1 Chia-Kuang Tsung 1

1Boston College Chestnut Hill USA

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5:00 AM - XX7.07
Nonlinear Mechanics of Porous Microcracked Ceramics

Ryan C Cooper 1 Amit Pandey 2 Zachary R Ladouceur 1 Amit Shyam 1 Thomas R Watkins 1

1Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA2LG Fuel Cell Systems North Canton USA

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5:15 AM - XX7.08
Metal Nanocrystals Encased Individually in Single-Crystalline Porous Nanostructures

Pan Hu 1 Jia Zhuang 1 Chia-Kuang (Frank) Tsung 1

1Boston College Chestnut Hill USA

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XX6/RR7: Joint Session: Length Scale Effects in Heterogeneous Materials
Session Chairs
Huck Beng Chew
Shuman Xia
Steven Van Petegem
Wednesday AM, December 03, 2014
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay D

9:00 AM - XX6.01/RR7.01
The Effect of Microstructure Complexity on the Modeling Error in RVE Models

Peter W Chung 1 James J Ramsey 2

1University of Maryland College Park USA2US Army Research Laboratory Aberdeen Proving Ground USA

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XX8: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Huck Beng Chew
Shuman Xia
Wednesday PM, December 03, 2014
Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

9:00 AM - XX8.01
The Effect of Morphology and Ligament Size in Nanoporous Silver Foams

I-Chung Cheng 2 Andrea Hodge 1

1University of Southern California Los Angeles USA2University of Southern California Los Angeles USA

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XX6/RR7: Joint Session: Length Scale Effects in Heterogeneous Materials
Session Chairs
Huck Beng Chew
Shuman Xia
Steven Van Petegem
Wednesday AM, December 03, 2014
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay D

9:15 AM - RR7.02/XX6.02
Determination of New Scaling Relations from Mechanical Testing of Bulk Nanoporous Metals

Nicolas J Briot 1 Michael Burckert 1 2 Thomas John Balk 1

1University of Kentucky Lexington USA2Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Campus North) Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen Germany

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9:30 AM - XX6.03/RR7.03
Evolution of Prismatic Dislocation Loops Nucleated from Voids and Precipitates

Lynn Munday 1 Joshua Crone 1 Jaroslaw Knap 1

1Army Research Lab Aberdeen Proving Ground USA

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9:45 AM - XX6.04/RR7.04
Nanoscale Multilayered Metals: Revealing New Interface Mechanisms to Explain Length-Scale Effects with Molecular Dynamics Simulations

Ruizhi Li 1 Huck Beng Chew 1

1UIUC Urbana USA

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10:00 AM - *XX6.05/*RR7.05
Scale-Bridging Experiments and Field Projections for Failure Analysis of Nanocrystalline Materials

Kyung-Suk Kim 1

1Brown University Providence USA

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10:30 AM - *RR7.06/*XX6.06
Dislocation Cross Slip and Plasticity of FCC Metals

Wei Cai 1 William Kuykendall 1 Ryan B Sills 1 Amin Aghaei 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - *RR7.07/*XX6.07
Localization Relationships for Polycrystalline Aggregates Using Materials Knowledge System Approach

Surya R. Kalidindi 1 Yuksel Yabansu 1 DIpen Patel 1

1Georgia Tech Atlanta USA

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12:00 PM - *RR7.08/*XX6.08
Size and Interface Effects in Strain Hardening of Metallic Thin Films

Amit Misra 1 2 Jian Wang 2

1University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA2Los Alamos National Lab Los Alamos USA

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12:30 PM - XX6.09/RR7.09
Nanoporous Silicon: Ductile Deformation of Nanoscale Ligaments

Xu Jiang 1 Tyler L. Vanover 1 T. John Balk 1

1University of Kentucky Lexington USA

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12:45 PM - XX6.10/RR7.10
Scalable Discrete Dislocation Dynamics for Modeling Dislocation Interactions with Voids and Precipitates

Joshua C Crone 1 Lynn B Munday 1 Jaroslaw Knap 1

1U.S. Army Research Laboratory Aberdeen USA

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