Identification of the large strain flow curve of high strength steel via the torsion test and FEMU
VANCRAEYNEST Niels, COOREMAN Steven, COPPIETERS Samdownload PDF
Abstract. A torsion specimen is removed from the as-received thick high strength steel sheet (S700MC with a nominal thickness of 12 mm). The test material has a maximum uniform tensile strain of about 12 %. The torsion test is conducted up to fracture. The experimentally acquired torque-angle curve is then used to inversely identify the large strain flow curve up to an equivalent plastic strain of approximately 1. The identification strategy is based on the Finite Element Model Updating (FEMU) approach.
Large Strain Flow Curve, Torsion Test, Inverse Identification
Published online 4/19/2023, 8 pages
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Citation: VANCRAEYNEST Niels, COOREMAN Steven, COPPIETERS Sam, Identification of the large strain flow curve of high strength steel via the torsion test and FEMU, Materials Research Proceedings, Vol. 28, pp 1167-1174, 2023
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