Z. Budrikis, D. Castellanos, S. Sandfeld, M. Zaiser, S. Zapperi
Universal features of amorphous plasticity,
Nature Communications 8, p. 15928 EP -, 2017. BibTeX

N. Gunkelmann, I. Alhafez, D. Steinberger, H. Urbassek, S. Sandfeld
Nanoscratching of iron: A novel approach to characterize dislocation microstructures,
Comp. Mater. Sci. 135, p. 181 - 188, 2017. BibTeX

N. Gunkelmann, A. Kataoka, C. Dullemond, H. Urbassek
Low-velocity collisions of chondrules: How a thin dust cover helps enhance the sticking probability,
A&A 599, 2017. BibTeX

P. Ispánovity, D. Tüzes, P. Szabó, M. Zaiser, I. Groma
Role of weakest links and system-size scaling in multiscale modeling of stochastic plasticity,
Phys. Rev. B 95, p. 054108, 2017. BibTeX

D. Tüzes, P. Ispánovity, M. Zaiser
Disorder is good for you: the influence of local disorder on strain localization and ductility of strain softening materials,
International Journal of Fracture, p. 1-12, 2017. Preprint BibTeX

R. Wu and S. Sandfeld
A dislocation dynamics-assisted phase field model for Nickel-based superalloys: The role of initial dislocation density and external stress during creep,
Journal of Alloys and Compounds, p. -, 2017. BibTeX

M. Zaiser
Porous Materials Exhibit Granular-Like Stress Chains,
Physics 10, p. 92, 2017. BibTeX


T. Barraclough, J. Blackford, S. Liebenstein, S. Sandfeld, T. Stratford, G. Weinlander, M. Zaiser
Propagating compaction bands in confined compression of snow,
Nat. Phys., 2016. BibTeX

I. Groma, M. Zaiser, P. Ispánovity
Dislocation patterning in a two-dimensional continuum theory of dislocations,
Phys. Rev. B 93, p. 214110, 2016. BibTeX

M. Monavari, S. Sandfeld, M. Zaiser
Continuum representation of systems of dislocation lines: a general method for deriving closed-form evolution equations,
J. Mech. Phys. Solids 95, p. 575 - 601, 2016. Preprint BibTeX

S. Nasiri and M. Zaiser
Rupture of graphene sheets with randomly distributed defects,
AIMS Materials Science 3, p. 1340-1349, 2016. BibTeX

D. Steinberger, R. Gatti, S. Sandfeld
A Universal Approach Towards Computational Characterization of Dislocation Microstructure,
JOM, p. 1-8, 2016. BibTeX

D. Steinberger, M. Leimberger, S. Sandfeld
D2C - Converting and Compressing Discrete Dislocation Microstructure Data,
TMS 2016: 145th Annual Meeting & Exhibition: Supplemental Proceedings, p. 531-538, 2016. BibTeX

P. Villegas, J. Hidalgo, P. Moretti, M. Muñoz
Complex Synchronization Patterns in the Human Connectome Network,
Proceedings of ECCS 2014: European Conference on Complex Systems, p. 69-80, 2016. BibTeX

R. Wu and S. Sandfeld
Some Steps towards Modelling of Dislocation Assisted Rafting: A Coupled 2D Phase Field — Continuum Dislocation Dynamics Approach,
TMS 2016: 145th Annual Meeting & Exhibition: Supplemental Proceedings, p. 641-648, 2016. BibTeX

R. Wu and S. Sandfeld
Insights from a minimal model of dislocation-assisted rafting in single crystal Nickel-based superalloys,
Scripta Materialia 123, p. 42 - 45, 2016. Preprint BibTeX


M. Zaiser
Local density approximation for the energy functional of three-dimensional dislocation systems,
Phys. Rev. B 92, p. 174120, 2015. Preprint BibTeX

O. Kapetanou, V. Koutsos, E. Theotokoglou, D. Weygand, M. Zaiser
Statistical Analysis and Stochastic Dislocation-Based Modelling of Microplasticity,
J. M. B. M. 24, p. 105-113, 2015. Preprint BibTeX

O. Kapetanou, D. Weygand, M. Zaiser
Stress and strain fluctuations in plastic deformation of crystals with disordered microstructure,
J. Stat. Mech. Theory Exp. 2015, p. P08009, 2015. BibTeX

P. Martín, P. Moretti, M. Muñoz
Rounding of abrupt phase transitions in brain networks,
J. Stat. Mech. Theory Exp., 2015. BibTeX

S. Sandfeld, Z. Budrikis, S. Zapperi, D. Fernandez-Castellanos
Avalanches, loading and finite size effects in 2D amorphous plasticity: results from a finite element model,
J. Stat. Mech. Theory Exp. 2015, p. P02011, 2015. Preprint BibTeX

S. Sandfeld and G. Po
Microstructural comparison of the kinematics of discrete and continuum dislocations models,
Model. Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng. 23, p. 085003, 2015. BibTeX

S. Sandfeld, E. Thawinan, C. Wieners
A link between microstructure evolution and macroscopic response in elasto-plasticity: formulation and numerical approximation of the higher-dimensional Continuum Dislocation Dynamics theory,
International Journal of Plasticity, p. 1-20, 2015. Preprint BibTeX

S. Sandfeld, V. Verbeke, B. Devincre
Orientation-dependent Pattern Formation in a 1.5D Continuum Model of Curved Dislocations,
Mater Res Soc Symp Proc 1755, 2015. BibTeX

S. Sandfeld and M. Zaiser
Pattern formation in a minimal model of continuum dislocation plasticity,
Model. Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng. 23, p. 065005, 2015. BibTeX

A. Taloni, A. Benassi, S. Sandfeld, S. Zapperi
Scalar model for frictional precursors dynamics,
Scientific Reports 5, 2015. Preprint BibTeX

M. Zaiser
Local density approximation for the energy functional of three-dimensional dislocation systems,
Phys. Rev. B 92, p. 174120, 2015. Preprint BibTeX

M. Zaiser, S. Lennartz-Sassinek, P. Moretti
Crack phantoms: localized damage correlations and failure in network models of disordered materials,
J. Stat. Mech. Theory Exp. 2015, p. P08029, 2015. BibTeX


T. Hochrainer, S. Sandfeld, M. Zaiser, P. Gumbsch
Continuum dislocation dynamics: Towards a physical theory of crystal plasticity,
J. Mech. Phys. Solids 63, p. 167-178, 2014. BibTeX

P. Ispánovity, L. Laurson, M. Zaiser, I. Groma, S. Zapperi, M. Alava
Avalanches in 2D dislocation systems: Plastic yielding is not depinning,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 2014. Preprint BibTeX

O. Kapetanou and M. Zaiser
Plasticity of crystals with disordered microstructure: Scale-dependent fluctuations of stress and strain,
Mater Res Soc Symp Proc 1651, 2014. BibTeX

S. Lennartz-Sassinek, I. Main, M. Zaiser, C. Graham
Acceleration and localization of subcritical crack growth in a natural composite material,
Phys. Rev. E 90, p. 052401, 2014. BibTeX

Q. Li, M. Zaiser, J. Blackford, C. Jeffree, Y. He, V. Koutsos
Mechanical properties and microstructure of single-wall carbon nanotube/elastomeric epoxy composites with block copolymers,
Materials Letters 125, p. 116 - 119, 2014. BibTeX

S. Liebenstein, S. Sandfeld, M. Zaiser
Higher Order Continuum Modelling for Predicting the Mechanical Behaviour of Solid Foams,
Proc. Appl. Math. Mech. 14, p. 315-316, 2014. BibTeX

M. Monavari, M. Zaiser, S. Sandfeld
Comparison of closure approximations for continuous dislocation dynamics,
Mater Res Soc Symp Proc 1651, 2014. BibTeX

S. Sandfeld and M. Zaiser
Deformation patterns and surface morphology in a minimal model of amorphous plasticity,
J. Stat. Mech. Theory Exp. 2014, 2014. Preprint BibTeX

K. Schulz, D. Dickel, S. Schmitt, S. Sandfeld, D. Weygand, P. Gumbsch
Analysis of dislocation pile-ups using a dislocation-based continuum theory,
Modell. Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng. 22, 2014. BibTeX

M. Zaiser and S. Sandfeld
Scaling properties of dislocation simulations in the similitude regime,
Modell. Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng. 22, 2014. Preprint BibTeX

X. Zhang, K. Aifantis, J. Senger, D. Weygand, M. Zaiser
Internal length scale and grain boundary yield strength in gradient models of polycrystal plasticity: How do they relate to the dislocation microstructure?,
J. Mater. Res. 29, p. 2116-2128, 2014. BibTeX


S. Lennartz-Sassinek, Z. Danku, F. Kun, I. Main, M. Zaiser
Damage growth in fibre bundle models with localized load sharing and environmentally-assisted ageing,
J. Phys. Conf. Ser. 410, 2013. BibTeX

S. Lennartz-Sassinek, M. Zaiser, I. Main,
Emergent patterns of localized damage as a precursor to catastrophic failure in a random fuse network,
Phys. Rev. E 87, 2013. BibTeX

M. Monavari, S. Schmitt, S. Sandfeld
A crystal plasticity framework based on the Continuum Dislocation Dynamics theory: relaxation of an idealized micropillar,
Proc. Appl. Math. Mech. 13, p. 263-264, 2013. BibTeX

S. Sandfeld, M. Monavari, M. Zaiser
From systems of discrete dislocations to a continuous field description: Stresses and averaging aspects,
Modell. Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng. 21, 2013. BibTeX

E. Thawinan, C. Wieners, S. Sandfeld
The Higher Dimensional Continuum Dislocation Dynamics Theory: A Runge-Kutta Discontinuous Galerkin Approach,
Proc. Appl. Math. Mech. 13, p. 257-258, 2013. BibTeX

M. Zaiser
Statistical aspects of microplasticity: experiments, discrete dislocation simulations and stochastic continuum models,
J. M. B. M 22, p. 89-100, 2013. BibTeX

M. Zaiser
The energetics and interactions of random dislocation walls,
Philos. Mag. Lett. 93, p. 387-394, 2013. BibTeX

M. Zaiser, F. Mill, A. Konstantinidis, K. Aifantis
Strain localization and strain propagation in collapsible solid foams,
Mater. Sci. Eng. A 567, p. 38-45, 2013. BibTeX

X. Zhang, K. Aifantis, M. Zaiser
Material vs discretization length scales in plasticity imulations of solid foams,
Rev. Adv. Mater. Sci. 35, p. 39-47, 2013. BibTeX


K. Aifantis, D. Weygand, C. Motz, N. Nikitas, M. Zaiser
Modeling microbending of thin films through discrete dislocation dynamics, continuum dislocation theory, and gradient plasticity,
J. Mater. Res. 27, p. 612-618, 2012. BibTeX