Geometric Control of Fracture and Topological Metamaterials [E-Book] / by Noah Mitchell.
Mitchell, Noah, (author)
1st edition 2020.
Cham : Springer, 2020
XIX, 121 pages 49 illustrations, 48 illustrations in color (online resource)
Springer Theses, Recognizing Outstanding Ph.D. Research
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Table of Contents:
  • Chapter1: Introduction
  • PartI: Gaussian Curvature as a Guide for Material Failure
  • Chapter2: Fracture in sheets draped on curved surfaces
  • Chapter3: Conforming nanoparticle sheets to surfaces with gaussian curvature
  • PartII: Topological mechanics in gyroscopic metamaterials
  • Chapter4: Realization of a topological phase transition in a gyroscopic lattice
  • Chapter5: Tunable band topology in gyroscopic lattices
  • Chapter6: Topological insulators constructed from random point sets
  • Chapter7: Conclusions and outlook.