- Provides practical applications and methods for the proper implementation of models, allowing for more effective complex metal forming processes
- Features new chapters on the microstructure, mechanical behavior and functional properties of HCP metals, processing ultrafine-grained and nanostructured materials, and more
- Covers experimental assessment and computational modeling techniques for adiabatic heating and saturation of grain refinement during SPD of metals and alloys
1. Basics of Nanostructure Processing 2. Influence of Deformation Mechanisms on Grain Refinement 3. Processing Ultrafine-Grained and Nanostructured Materials 4. Characteristics of Grain Boundary Ensembles 5. Orientation-distributed Parameters of the Polycrystalline Structure 6. Experimental Investigations of Grain Boundary Ensembles in Polycrystals 7. Effect of the Parameters of Quasi-Hydrostatic Pressure on the Microstructure and Grain Boundary Ensembles in Nicke 8. Grain Boundary Processes in Ultrafine-Grained and Nanostructured FCC Metals 9. Microstructure, Mechanical Behavior, and Wear Resistance in UFG Copper and Copper Alloy 10. Microstructure, Mechanical Behavior, and Functional Properties of HCP Metals Subjected to Severe Plastic Deformation 11. Structural Superplasticity of Polycrystalline Materials 12. Grain Boundary Sliding in Metallic Bi- and Tricrystals 13. Percolation Mechanism of Deformation Processes in Ultrafine-Grained Polycrystals 14. Duration of the Stable Flow in Superplastic Deformation 15. Derivation of Constitutive Equations in Multicomponent Loading Conditions
Principal Research Scientist, Institute for Metals Superplasticity Problems, Russian Academy of Science. Dr. Zhilyaev has published more than 150 articles in peer-reviewed journals and his work has been cited over 6000 times. He is currently a visiting professor and research fellow at the Barcelona East School of Engineering, Polytechnic University of Catalonia, and prior to that was a visiting research fellow in the faculty of engineering at University of Southampton.
Head of the Laboratory for Severe Plastic Deformation (SPD) Technologies
Principal Researcher, Institute for Metals Superplasticity Problems, Russian Academy of Science. Dr. Utyashev has published over 40 papers in peer-review journals and is the co-author of the book Superplasticity: Microstructural Refinement and Superplastic Roll Forming.