Kinetic model for mechanical twinning and its application for intensive loading of metals
1 Chelyabinsk State University, Department of General and Applied Physics, 454001 Br. Kashirinykh str. 129, Chelyabinsk, Russia
2 IPME RAS, Extreme States Dynamics Department, 199178 Bolshoj pr. V.O., 61 St. Petersburg, Russia
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Published online: 7 September 2015
In this report, we present our twinning model intended for simulation of the dynamic deformation of metals with low values of the stacking fault energy, as well as the results of application of the model to numerical simulation of intensive loading of metals. Generation of a twin is described as an appearance of a stacking fault with size more than some critical value, while growth of a twin is considered as a cooperative movement of partial dislocation along the stacking fault. The twin nucleation rate is expressed through the energy released due to annihilation of dislocations. Movement of partial dislocations in the course of twin growth passes under the action of elastic stress field and phonon drag. The surface energy of the growing twin continuously increases which leads to the appearance of an additional force. Application of this model allows us to investigate plastic response of metals at various dynamic loading conditions and initial defect structures. Influence of twinning at Taylor rod compaction experiments is analyzed including formation of the shape of the lateral surface.
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