Instructor Gregory J. Rodin
Meeting Days / TimeLecture: MWF, 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Constitutive characterization of materials based on their microstructure. Relationships between internal structure and mechanical properties for composites, polycrystals, and polymers on the basis of linear elasticity, plasticity, and theories that account for rate-dependence.
Prerequisite: Graduate standing and a graduate course in solid mechanics.