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American Journal of Mechanical Engineering. 2015, 3(6), 181-185
DOI: 10.12691/ajme-3-6-5
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Simulation of Material Behaviour by Bodner-Partom Model

Jozef Bocko1, , Viera Nohajová1 and Juraj Šarloši1

1Department of Applied Mechanics and Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technical University of Košice, Košice, Slovak Republic

Pub. Date: December 17, 2015

Cite this paper:
Jozef Bocko, Viera Nohajová and Juraj Šarloši. Simulation of Material Behaviour by Bodner-Partom Model. American Journal of Mechanical Engineering. 2015; 3(6):181-185. doi: 10.12691/ajme-3-6-5


The paper deals with application of Bodner-Partom material model for description of material behavior. The results from experimental measurements of test specimens of given material were used for identification of parameter of Bodner-Partom model by using procedures based on genetic algorithms. The parameters of material were then used in computations by procedure UMAT of finite element program ABAQUS. The results of computations demonstrate ability of model to simulate material behavior with satisfied accuracy.

bodner-partom model nonlinear behaviour finite element method visco-elasticity genetic algorithm

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