Milan Jirasek
Advanced course on

Modeling of Localized Inelastic Deformation

taught by Milan Jirásek

in Prague, Czech Republic, on 14-18 September 2009


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 2009, the course was attended by 21 participants from 11 European countries and the United States.

Main topics

Here you can download the presentation on strong discontinuity models

Last update: 21 September 2009