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Unlocking the secrets of mutable collagenous tissue
© Biochemical Society. The mutable collagenous tissue (MCT) of echinoderms (e.g. sea cucumbers, starfish and sea urchins) is unique because of its ability to 'switch' mechanical states rapidly and reversibly - from stiff ...
Effect of a generalized shape Peierls potential and an external stress field on kink mechanism in a continuum model
The screw dislocation glides through the nucleation and propagation of the kink-pair which dominates the plastic deformation of the BCC iron. A continuum model and the corresponding numerical methods are developed to ...