Theme Meeting on Deformation and Fracture

A theme meeting on “Deformation and Fracture” was conducted by IIM Kalpakkam on 31 May 2019, with the intention of providing a broad overview of the activities being pursued at IGCAR for generation of advanced materials property data for India’s Fast Reactor, Fusion Energy and Advanced Ultra-Supercritical Mission programmes, and highlight a few significant achievements. The focus was on deformation of materials at low and high temperatures, dynamic fracture, elasto-plastic fracture mechanics, crack growth, modelling of materials deformation, structural integrity and life assessment procedures.

The Theme Meeting consisted of four technical lectures on these topics, each lecture witnessing a hall packed with an eager audience. (continue reading here)