Amine Benzerga's research focuses on the deformation and fracture of advanced materials used in transportation and power generation systems; nanomechanics; and computational mechanics of materials.

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Academic Articles80
  • Keralavarma, S. M., Reddi, D., & Benzerga, A. A. (2020). Ductile failure as a constitutive instability in porous plastic solids. JOURNAL OF THE MECHANICS AND PHYSICS OF SOLIDS. 139, 103917-103917.
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  • Vasoya, M., Kondori, B., Benzerga, A. A., & Needleman, A. (2020). Energy Dissipation Rate and Kinetic Relations for Eshelby Transformations. JOURNAL OF THE MECHANICS AND PHYSICS OF SOLIDS. 136, 103699-103699.
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  • Cundiff, K. N., Madi, Y., & Benzerga, A. A. (2020). Photo-oxidation of semicrystalline polymers: Damage nucleation versus growth. COMPUTATIONAL AND THEORETICAL POLYMER SCIENCE. 188, 122090-122090.
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  • Benzerga, A. A., Thomas, N., & Herrington, J. S. (2019). Plastic flow anisotropy drives shear fracture. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS. 9(1), 1425.
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  • Lodh, A., Tak, T. N., Prakash, A., Guruprasad, P. J., Keralavarma, S. M., Benzerga, A. A., Hutchinson, C., & Samajdar, I. (2019). Microstructural Origin of Residual Stress Relief in Aluminum. METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A-PHYSICAL METALLURGY AND MATERIALS SCIENCE. 50(11), 5038-5055.
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  • Benzerga, A. A. (2015). Micromechanical models of ductile damage and fracture. Voyiadjis, G. Z. (Eds.), Handbook of Damage Mechanics: Nano to Macro Scale for Materials and Structures. (pp. 939-962). Springer New York.
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  • Kondori, B., & Amine Benzerga, A. (2013). Discrete dislocation simulations of taper effects in micropillar compression. TMS 2013 142nd Annual Meeting and Exhibition, Annual Meeting. (pp. 703-709). John Wiley & Sons, Inc..
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  • Benzerga, A. A., & Leblond, J. (2010). Ductile Fracture by Void Growth to Coalescence. Hassan Aref and Erik van der Giessen, .. (Eds.), Advances in Applied Mechanics Volume 44. (pp. 169-305). Elsevier.
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  • Benzerga, A. A. (2008). A Computational Methodology for Modeling Ductile Fracture. IUTAM SYMPOSIUM ON THEORETICAL, COMPUTATIONAL AND MODELLING ASPECTS OF INELASTIC MEDIA. IUTAM Symposium on Theoretical, Computational and Modelling Aspects of Inelastic Media. (pp. 67-77). Springer Netherlands.
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  • Benzerga, A. A., Needleman, A., Bréchet, Y., & Van der Giessen, E. (2004). Discrete Dislocation Predictions for Single Crystal Hardening: Tension VS Bending. IUTAM SYMPOSIUM ON ANALYTICAL AND COMPUTATIONAL FRACTURE MECHANICS OF NON-HOMOGENEOUS MATERIALS, PROCEEDINGS. Ahzi, S., Cherkaoui, M., Khaleel, M. A., Zbib, H. M., Zikry, M. A., & Lamatina, B. (Eds.), IUTAM Symposium on Multiscale Modeling and Characterization of Elastic-Inelastic Behavior of Engineering Materials. (pp. 235-242). Springer Netherlands.
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Conference Papers23
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Texas A&M University; Aerospace Engineering; 3141 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-3141