Guest Editorial

Special Issue: Alan Needleman Symposium: New Frontiers in the Mechanics of Materials Biographical Sketch of Alan Needleman (2015)

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A. Amine Benzerga

Department of Aerospace Engineering and
Department of Materials Science and Engineering,
Texas A&M University,
College Station, TX 77843
e-mail: benzerga@tamu.edu

Vikram S. Deshpande

Department of Engineering,
University of Cambridge,
Cambridge CB2 1PZ, UK
e-mail: vsd@eng.cam.ac.uk

Erik Van der Giessen

Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials,
University of Groningen,
Groningen 9747 AG, The Netherlands
e-mail: E.van.der.Giessen@rug.nl

J. Appl. Mech 82(7), 070201 (Jul 01, 2015) (3 pages) Paper No: JAM-15-1232; doi: 10.1115/1.4030589 History: Received May 07, 2015; Revised May 07, 2015; Online June 03, 2015

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Grahic Jump Location

Venue of the symposium, Mines ParisTech (arrow), at the heart of the Latin Quarter near the Luxembourg gardens

Grahic Jump Location

The Needleman family (partial) during the banquet on the Seine River

Grahic Jump Location

Attendees of the Needleman Symposium. Seated (from left to right): S. Forest, J.-B. Leblond, A. Huespe, A. Staroselsky, A. Benallal, L. Anand, J. W. Hutchinson, J. R. Rice, A. Needleman, L. Banks-Sills, V. Tvergaard, L. B. Freund, A. Pineau, Y. Bréchet, D. Needleman, K. Ravi-Chandar. First row standing: A. A. Benzerga, T. Siegmund, E. Bittencourt, J. Remmers, M. Ristinmaa, R. J. Clifton, Y. Huang, R. Banerjee, E. Bouchaud, L. Nicola, J. Llorca, A. Molinari, N. A. Fleck, H. Gao, M. Falk, J. R. Willis. Second row: Cao, L. Ponson, W. A. Curtin, C. Volokh, J. W. Kysar, D. Coker, J. R. Greer, V. S. Deshpande, R. McMeeking, Z. Suo. Third row: A. Nakatani, O. Allix, D. Balint, C. Niordson, E. van der Giessen, S. Osovski. Attended but absent from picture: M. Ortiz, S. Suresh, C. F. Shih.




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