Applications

Here is a tentative list of the works using Neper. If you think your work should be listed here, please contact us.

2017

    1. Ma and T. Zhu, Towards strength–ductility synergy through the design of heterogeneous nanostructures in metals, Materials Today, doi:10.1016/j.mattod.2017.02.003.
    1. Kasemer, R. Quey and P. Dawson, The Influence of Mechanical Constraints Introduced by beta Annealed Microstructures on the Yield Strength and Ductility of Ti-6Al-4V, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, accepted.
  • V.P. Nguyen, C.T. Nguyen, T. Rabczuk and S. Natarajan, On a family of convected particle domain interpolations in the material point method, Finite Elements in Analysis and Design, vol. 126, pp. 50-64, 2017.
    1. Zhang, W. Xu, C. Liu, X. Ma and J. Long, Quantitative analysis of surface roughness evolution in FCC polycrystalline metal during uniaxial tension, Computational Materials Science, vol. 132, pp. 19-29, 2017.
    1. Wang and P. Li, Voronoi cell finite element modelling of the intergranular fracture mechanism in polycrystalline alumina, Ceramics International, doi:10.1016/j.ceramint.2017.02.121, 2017.
  • M.R. Kabir and H. Richter, Modeling of Processing-Induced Pore Morphology in an Additively-Manufactured Ti-6Al-4V Alloy, Materials, vol. 10, p. 35, 2017.
    1. Mortazavi, R. Quey, H. Ostadhossein, A. Villani, N. Moulin, A.C.T. Van Duin, and T. Rabczuk, Strong thermal transport along polycrystalline transition metal dichalcogenides revealed by multiscale modelling for MoS2, Applied Materials Today, vol. 7, pp. 67-76, 2017.
  • M.R. Murshed and S.I. Ranganathan, Hill-Mandel condition and bounds on lower symmetry elastic crystals, Mechanics Research Communications, vol. 81, pp. 7-10, 2017.
    1. Wielewski, D.E. Boyce, J.-S. Park, M.P. Miller and P.R. Dawson, A methodology to determine the elastic moduli of crystals by matching experimental and simulated lattice strain pole figures using discrete harmonics, Acta Materialia, vol. 126, pp. 469-480, 2017.
  • M.R. Murshed and S.I. Ranganathan, Scaling laws in elastic polycrystals with individual grains belonging to any crystal class, Acta Mechanica, doi:10.1007/s00707-016-1774-3.
    1. Oezelt, E. Kirk, P. Wohlhuter, E. Muller, L.J. Heyderman, A. Kovacs and T. Schrefl, Vortex motion in amorphous ferrimagnetic thin film elements, AIP Advances, vol. 7, 056001, 2017.
    1. Gupta, A.J. Beaudoin and J. Chevy, Strain rate jump induced negative strain rate sensitivity (NSRS) in aluminum alloy 2024: Experiments and constitutive modeling, Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 683, pp. 143-152, 2017.
    1. Lv, H. Li, X. Zhu and W. Liu, Discrete element method simulation of random grain-based models, Cluster Computing, doi:10.1007/s10586-016-0705-3.
  • C.H. Pham, S. Thuillier and P.-Y. Manach, Prediction of flow stress and surface roughness of stainless steel sheets considering an inhomogeneous microstructure, Materials Science & Engineering A, vol. 678, pp. 377-388, 2017.
    1. Toifl, P. Hartlieb, R. Meisels, T. Antretter and F. Kuchar, Numerical study of the influence of irradiation parameters on the microwave-induced stresses in granite, Minerals Engineering, vol. 103-104, pp. 78-92, 2017.
    1. Adzima, T. Balan, P.Y. Manach, N. Bonnet and L. Tabourot, Crystal plasticity and phenomenological approaches for the simulation of deformation behavior in thin copper alloy sheets, International Journal of Plasticity, doi:10.1016/j.ijplas.2016.06.003.

2016

    1. Van Pamel, G. Sha, S.I. Rokhlin and M.J.S. Lowe, Finite element modelling of elastic wave propagation and scaterring within heterogeneous media, Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, vol. 473, 20160738, 2016.
    1. Azocar, Investigating the mesh dependency and upscaling of 3D grain-based models for the simulation of brittle fracture processes in low-porosity crystalline rock, PhD Thesis, Queen’s University, 2016.
    1. Lhoutellier, D. Ledue, R. Patte and V. Baltz, Monte Carlo investigation of how interfacial magnetic couplings affect blocking temperature distributions in exchange bias bilayers, Jounal of Applied Physics, vol. 120, pp. 193902, 2016.
    1. Zouaghi, V. Velay, A. Soveja, T. Pottier, M. Cheikh and F. Rézai-Aria, A multi-scale approach to investigate the non linear subsurface behavior and strain localization of X38CrMoV5-1 martensitic tool steel: experiment and numerical analysis, International Journal of Plasticity, vol. 87, pp. 130-153, 2016.
    1. Beese, S. Loehnert and P. Wriggers, Modeling of Fracture in Polycrystalline Materials, Chapter in Advances in Discretization Methods, SEMA SIMAI Springer Series.
    1. Sledzinska, B. Graczykowski, M. Placidi, D. Saleta Reig, A. El Sachat, J.S. Reparaz, F. Alzina, B. Mortazavi, R. Quey, L. Colombo, S. Roche and C.M. Sotomayor Torres, Thermal conductivity of MoS2 polycrystalline nanomembranes, 2D Materials, vol. 3, p. 035016, 2016.
    1. Cantor, E. Azéma, P. Sonnay and F. Radjai, Three-dimensional bonded-cell model for grain fragmentation, Computational Particle Mechanics, doi:10.1007/s40571-016-0129-0.
    1. Khadyko, S. Dumoulin and O.S. Hopperstad, Texture gradients and strain localisation in extruded aluminium profile, International Journal of Solids and Structures, vol. 97-98, pp. 239-255, 2016.
    1. Liu, Y. Shen, J. Ma, P. Zheng and L. Zhang, Grain Size Dependence of Uniform Elongation in Single-Phase FCC/BCC Metals, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 25: 3599, 2016.
    1. Benedetti, V. Gulizzi and V. Mallardo, A grain boundary formulation for crystal plasticity, International Journal of Plasticity, vol. 83, pp. 202-224, 2016.
    1. Wei, C. Dong, Z. Chen K. Xiao and X. Li, The effect of hydrogen on the evolution of intergranular cracking: a cross-scale study using first-principles and cohesive finite element methods, RSC Advances, vol. 6, pp. 27282-27292, 2016.
    1. Sadowski and B. Pankowski, Numerical Modelling of Two-phase Ceramic Composite Response under Uniaxial Loading, Composite Structures, vol. 143, pp/ 388-394, 2016.
    1. Baudoin, V. Magnier, A. El Bartali, J.-F. Witz, Ph. Dufrenoy, F. Demilly and E. Charkaluk, Numerical investigation of fatigue strength of grain size gradient materials under heterogeneous stress states in a notched specimen, International Journal of Fatigue, vol. 87, pp. 132-142, 2016.
    1. Svenning, M. Fagerström and F. Larsson, On computational homogenization of microscale crack propagation, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, vol. 108, pp. 76-90, 2016.
    1. Toifl, R. Meisels, P. Hartlieb, F. Kuchar and Th. Antretter, 3D numerical study on microwave induced stresses in inhomogeneous hard rocks, Minerals Engineering, vol. 90, pp. 29-42, 2016.
    1. Brommesson, M. Ekh and C. Joseph, 3D grain structure modelling of intragranular fracture in forged Haynes 282, Engineering Fracture Mechanics, vol. 154, pp. 57-71, 2016.
    1. Auger, S. Hémery, M. Bourcier, C. Berdin, M. Martin and I. Robertson, Crack path in liquid metal embrittlement: experiments with steels and modeling, Fracture and Structural Integrity, vol. 35, pp. 250-259, 2016.
    1. El Shawish and L. Cizelj, Numerical investigation of grain misorientations at and close to the free surface of FCC polycrystalline metals, Computational Materials Science, vol. 113, pp. 133-142, 2016.
    1. Renner, Y. Gaillard, F. Richard, F. Amiot and P. Delobelle, Sensitivity of the residual topography to single crystal plasticity parameters in Berkovich nanoindentation on FCC nickel, International Journal of Plasticity, vol. 77, pp. 118-140, 2016.
  • J.V. Beeck, F. Maresca, T.W.J. de Geus, P.J.G. Schreurs and M.G.D. Geers, Predicting deformation-induced polymer-steel interface roughening and failure, European Journal of Mechanics / A Solids, vol. 55, pp. 1-11, 2016.

2015

    1. Quey, J.H. Driver and P.R. Dawson. Intra-grain orientation distributions in hot-deformed aluminium: Orientation dependence and relation to deformation mechanisms, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, vol. 84, pp. 506-527, 2015.
    1. Zhang, Z.H. Chen and C.F. Dong, Simulating Intergranular Stress Corrosion Cracking in AZ31 Using Three-Dimensional Cohesive Elements for Grain Structure, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, vol. 24, pp. 4908-4918, 2015
    1. Van Pamel, C.R. Brett, P. Huthwaite and M.J.S. Lowe, Finite element modelling of elastic wave scattering within a polycrystalline material in two and three dimensions, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 138, pp. 2326-2336, 2015.
    1. Gulizzi, A. Milazzo and I. Benedetti, An enhanced grain-boundary framework for computational homogenization and micro-cracking simulations of polycrystalline materials, Computational Mechanics, DOI 10.1007/s00466-015-1192-8.
    1. Cruzadoa, B. Gana, M. Jiméneza, D. Barbaa, K. Ostolazab, A. Linazab, J.M. Molina-Aldareguiaa, J. Llorcaa and J. Segurado, Multiscale modeling of the mechanical behavior of IN718 superalloy based on micropillar compression and computational homogenization , Acta Materialia, vol. 98, pp. 242-253, 2015.
    1. Svenning, On computational homogenization of fracturing continua , Licentiate Thesis, Chalmers Univeristy of Technology, 2015.
    1. Zhang, W. Xu, J. Long and Z. Lei, Surface Roughening Analysis of Cold Drawn Tube Based on Macro-micro Coupling Finite Element Method, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, vol. 224, pp. 189-199, 2015.
  • S.L. Wong, M. Obstalecki, M.P. Miller and P.R. Dawson, Stress and deformation heterogeneity in individual grains within polycrystals subjected to fully reversed cyclic loading, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, vol. 79, pp. 157-185, 2015.
    1. Dawson and D. Boyce, FEpX - Finite Element Polycrystals: Theory, Finite Element Formulation, Numerical Implementation and Illustrative Examples, arXiv, preprint arXiv:1504.03296, 2015.
    1. Oezelt, A. Kovacs, F. Reichel, J. Fischbacher, S. Bance, M. Gusenbauer, C. Schubert, M. Albrecht and T. Schrefl, Micromagnetic simulation of exchange coupled ferri-/ferromagnetic heterostructures, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, vol. 381, pp. 28-33, 2015.
    1. Lhoutellier, D. Ledue, R. Patte, F. Barbe, B. Dierny and V. Baltz, Bimodal distribution of blocking temperature for exchange-bias ferromagnetic/antiferromagnetic bilayers: a granular Monte Carlo study with less stable magnetic regions spread over the interface, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 2015.
  • L.-T. Li, Y.C. Lin, L. Li, L.-M. Shen and D.-X. Wen, Three-Dimensional Crystal Plasticity Finite Element Simulation of Hot Compressive Deformation Behaviors of 7075 Al Alloy, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, vol. 24, pp. 1294-1304, 2015.
    1. Oezelt, A. Kovacs, P. Wohlhüter, E. Kirk, D. Nissen, P. Matthes, L.J. Heyderman, M. Albrecht and T. Schrefl, Micromagnetic simulation of exchange coupled ferri-/ferromagnetic composite in bit patterned media, Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 117, 17E501, 2015.

2014

  • A.M. Fernandez Blanco, Continuum models of the mechanical behavior of rolled and die-cast magnesium alloys , PhD Thesis, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, 2014.
  • M.P. Miller and P.R. Dawson, Understanding local deformation in metallic polycrystals using high energy X-rays and finite elements, Current Opinion in Solid State and Materials Science, vol. 18, pp. 286-299, 2014.
    1. Acerboa, M. Miller and J. Ruffc, 2014 CHESS Users’ Meeting and Workshops, Synchrotron Radiation News, vol. 27, pp. 21-24, 2014.
    1. Guerchais, Influence d’accidents géométriques et du mode de chargement sur le comportement en fatigue à grand nombre de cycles d’un acier inoxydable austénitique 316L , PhD Thesis, Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Arts et Métiers, 2014.
    1. Ghazvinian, M.S. Diederichs and R. Quey, 3D random Voronoi grain-based models for simulation of brittle rock damage and fabric-guided micro-fracturing, Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, vol. 6, pp. 506-521, 2014.
    1. Zhang, B. Holmedal, O.S. Hopperstad and S. Dumoulin, Modelling the plastic anisotropy of aluminum alloy 3103 sheets by polycrystal plasticity, Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, vol. 22, pp. 75015-75034, 2014.
    1. Falco, P. Siegkas, E. Barbieri and N. Petrinic, A new method for the generation of arbitrarily shaped 3D random polycrystalline domains, Computational Mechanics, vol. 54, pp. 1447-1460, 2014.
    1. Lacaille, C. Morel, E. Feulvarch and G. Kermouche, Finite element analysis of the grain size effect on diffusion in polycrystalline materials, Computational Materials Science, vol. 95, pp. 187-191, 2014.
  • D.L. Cortie, A.G. Biternas, R.W. Chantrell, X.L. Wang and F. Klose, Microscopic model for exchange bias from grain-boundary disorder in a ferromagnet/antiferromagnet thin film with a nanocrystalline microstructure, Applied Physics Letters, vol. 105, 032402, 2014.
    1. Ledue, A. Maitre, F. Barbe and L. Lechevallier, Temperature dependence of the exchange bias properties of ferromagnetic/antiferromagnetic polycrystalline bilayers, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, vol. 372, pp. 134-140, 2014.
    1. Zhang, Multi-level Modelling of Plastic Anisotropy of Aluminium Alloys Using Crystal Plasticity Models and Advanced Yield Functions, PhD Thesis, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 2014.
    1. Deng, D. Morgan and I. Szlufarska, Kinetic Monte Carlo simulation of the effective diffusivity in grain boundary networks, Computational Materials Science, vol 93, pp. 36-45, 2014.
    1. Natarajan, S. Bordas and E.T. Ooi, On the equivalence between the cell-based smoothed finite element method and the virtual element method, ArXiv, preprint arXiv:1407.1909, 2014.
    1. Obstalecki, S.L. Wong, P.R. Dawson and M.P. Miller, Quantitative analysis of crystal scale deformation heterogeneity during cyclic plasticity using high-energy X-ray diffraction and finite-element simulation, Acta Materialia, vol. 75, pp. 259-272, 2014.
    1. Li, L. Shen and G. Proust, A texture-based representative volume element crystal plasticity model for predicting Bauschinger effect during cyclic loading, Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 608, pp. 174-183, 2014.
    1. Zang, B. Holmedal, O.S. Hopperstad, S. Dumoulin, J. Gawad, A. Van Bael and P. Van Houtte, Multi-level Modelling of Mechanical Anisotropy of Commercial Pure Aluminium Plate: Crystal Plasticity Models, Advanced Yield Functions and Parameter Identification, International Journal of Plasticity, vol. 66, pp. 3-30, 2015.
    1. Gonzalez, I. Simonovski, P.J. Withers and J. Quinta da Fonseca, Modelling the effect of elastic and plastic anisotropies on stresses at grain boundaries, International Journal of Plasticity, vol. 61, pp. 49-63, 2014.

2013

    1. Fernández, A. Jérusalem, I. Gutiérrez-Urrutia and M.T. Pérez-Prado, Three-dimensional investigation of grain boundary-twin interactions in a Mg AZ31 alloy by electron backscatter diffraction and continuum modeling, Acta Materialia, vol. 61, pp. 7679-7692, 2013
  • S.L. Wong, J.-S. Park, M. P. Miller and P. R. Dawson, A framework for generating synthetic diffraction images from deforming polycrystals using crystal-based finite element formulations, Computational Materials Science, vol. 77, pp. 456-466, 2013.
    1. Li, L. Shen, G. Proust, Ch. K.S. Moy and G. Ranzi, Three-dimensional crystal plasticity finite element simulation of nanoindentation on aluminium alloy 2024, Materials Science and Engineering: A, vol. 579, pp. 41-49, 2013.

2012

    1. Montalvo-Urquizo, P. Bobrov, A. Schmidt and W. Wosniok, Elastic responses of texturized microscale materials using FEM simulations and stochastic material properties, Mechanics of Materials, vol. 47, pp. 1-10, 2012.
  • C.N. N’Guyen , F. Barbe, N. Osipov, G. Cailletaud, B. Marini and C. Petry, Micromechanical local approach to brittle failure in bainite high resolution polycrystals: a short presentation, Computational Material Science, vol. 64, pp. 62-65, 2012.
    1. Maitre, D. Ledue, F. Barbe, R. Patte, Temperature effect in polycrystalline exchange-biased bilayers: A Monte Carlo study, Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 111, 07D105, 2012.
    1. Quey, P.R. Dawson and J.H. Driver, Orientation fragmentation in hot-deformed polycrystalline aluminium: Experiment and simulation, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, vol. 60, pp. 509-524, 2012.
    1. Tahimi, F. Barbe, L. Taleb, R. Quey and A. Guillet, Evaluation of microstructure-based transformation plasticity models from experiments on 100C6 steel, Computational Materials Science, vol. 52, pp. 55-60, 2012.

2011

    1. Tahimi, Plasticité induite par transformations de phases dans les aciers. Expérience vs modélisations, PhD Thesis, INSA Rouen, 2011.
    1. Mattei, Bendability of 6XXX aluminium automotive sheets: Characterization of damage mechanisms, PhD Thesis, Ecole des Mines de Saint-Etienne, 2011.
    1. Quey, P.R. Dawson and F. Barbe, Large-scale 3D random polycrystals for the finite element method: Generation, meshing and remeshing, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol. 200, pp. 1729-1745, 2011.
    1. Barbe and R. Quey, A numerical modelling of 3D polycrystal-to-polycrystal diffusive phase transformations involving crystal plasticity, International Journal of Plasticity, vol. 27, pp. 823-840, 2011.

2010

  • C.N. Nguyen, Modelling of the plasticity and brittle failure of the irradiated bainitic steels, PhD Thesis, Mines ParisTech, 2010.

2009

    1. Barbe, R. Quey, A. Musienko and G. Cailletaud, Three-dimensional characterization of strain localization bands in high-resolution elastoplastic polycrystals, Mechanics Research Communications, vol. 39, pp. 762-768, 2009.

2008

    1. Hoang, Numerical modelling of the plasticity of solid-state diffusive phase transformations, PhD Thesis, INSA Rouen, 2008.
    1. Hoang, F. Barbe, R. Quey and L. Taleb, FE determination of the plasticity induced during diffusive transformation in the case of nucleation at random locations and instants, Computational Materials Science, vol. 43, pp. 101-107, 2008.
    1. Barbe, R. Quey, L. Taleb and E. Souza de Cursi, Numerical modelling of the plasticity induced during diffusive transformation. An ensemble averaging approach for the case of random arrays of nuclei, European Journal of Mechanics, A/Solids, vol. 27, pp. 1121-1139, 2008.

2007

    1. Barbe, R. Quey and L. Taleb. Numerical modelling of the plasticity induced during diffusive transformation. Case of a cubic array of nuclei, European Journal of Mechanics, A/Solids, vol. 26, pp. 611-625, 2007.