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MMM Seminar by M.R. Kabir


M.R. Kabir, L. Chernova, M. Bartsch
Institut für Werkstoff -Forschung,
Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt e.V.,
Linder Höhe, 51147 Köln, (www.dlr.de)

Crystal plasticity based analysis of deformation behavior of two- phase TiAl alloys using a FE2 multiscale modeling approach

Abstract: Two-phase TiAl alloys with generic microstructure of duplex to lamellar are simulated using a crystal plasticity model. The structural features of a TiAl alloy in micro and meso level are linked by a two level finite element method (FE2 multiscale approach) to capture the local microstructural in uence on the global load-deformation behavior. The microstructure information of the TiAl phases is obtained from microscopy analyses (SEM and TEM) and implemented into the unit cell model at micro level. The information of grains and lamellar colonies are also extracted and implemented in to the mesoscale model. The FE2 multiscale approach allows coupling the micro and meso models via localization and homogenization of deformation and stress fi elds. The constitutive behavior of the phases is incorporated into the crystal plasticity models. The crystallographic parameters are either taken from the literature or adjusted from the experiment and simulation data fitting. In this presentation a short overview of the modeling approach and the model generation for di fferent TiAl microstructures will be given. Our results showed that the modeling approach has potentials to generate diff erent TiAl microstructures and to predict the deformation behavior of TiAl alloys reliably. Microstructure and property for diff erent TiAl alloys can be correlated and successfully predicted.

The seminar takes place at 10 a.m. in the ICAMS seminar room UHW 11/1102, Stiepeler Straße 129, 44801 Bochum.

For further information contact Dr. Bernhard Eidel, bernhard.eidel@rub.de

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