Milan Jirasek
Advanced course on

Modeling of Localized Inelastic Deformation

taught by Milan Jirásek

in Prague, Czech Republic, on 22-26 September 2008


This course provides an overview of modeling approaches used in the mechanics of inelastic materials and structures, with special attention to the objective description of highly localized deformation modes such as cracks or shear bands. In 2008, the course was attended by 26 participants from 12 European countries.

Main topics

Here you can download the presentation on strong discontinuity models and the announcement of another course that you may find interesting.

Last update: 2 October 2008