Offered to: UG & PG
Introduction: review of elastic and plastic behavior and crystal structure of materials; Isotropic and anisotropic properties of cubic and noncubic crystals; Crystal plasticity: dislocation geometry and energy, dislocation mechanics, slip system, hardening, yield surface, micro-to-macro plasticity; Strain-rate and temperature dependence of flow stress, superplasticity; Mechanical Twining, Martensitic transformation, Shape memory and superelasticity; Hardening mechanisms in metals; Concept of fatigue, fracture, creeps and stress rupture; Rheological behavior: Viscoelasticity; Residual stress; Flow and deformation behavior of polymer, ceramics and glasses; Deformation behavior of metal sandwich plate and metal-matrix composite material
 William F. Hosford, Mechanical Behaviour of Materials, Cambridge University Press, New York, USA, 2005.
 Marc A. Meyers and Krishan Kumar Chawla, Mechanical Behaviour of Materials, 2nd revised eds, Cambridge University Press, New York, USA, 2008.
 D.W.A. Rees, Basic Engineering Plasticity, Elsevier India, New Delhi, 2008.
 C Lakshmana Rao and Abhijit P Deshpande, Modelling of Engineering Materials, Ane Books Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, India, 2010.
 John D. Verhoeven, Fudamentals of Physical Metallurgy, Wiley, 1975.
 TH Courtney, Mechanical Behaviour of Materials, 2nd eds, McGraw-Hill International eds, 2000.
 G E Dieter, Mechanical metallurgy, 3rd revised eds, Mgh, 1989.
 Donald R. Askeland and Pradeep P. Phule, The Science and Engineering of Materials, 4th Eds, Thomson, Singapore, 2003.
 J. Chakrabarty, Theory of plasticity, 3rd Eds, Elsevier India, 2009.
 Robert E. Reed-Hill, Physical Metallurgy Principles, 2nd Editions, East-West Press Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi, 2008.