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Publications by Irene Arias


Numerical estimation of the bearing capacity of resistance spot welds in martensitic boron steels using a J-integral fracture criterion
Dorribo, D.; Greve, L.; Díez, P.; Arias, I.; Larrayoz-Izcara, X.
To appear in Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics


Fracture toughening and toughness asymmetry induced by flexoelectricity
Abdollahi, A.; Peco, C.; Millán, D.; Arroyo, M.; Catalan, G.; Arias, I.
Physical Review B, Vol. 92, Article number: 94101, 2015

Constructive and Destructive Interplay between Piezoelectricity and Flexoelectricity in Flexural Sensors and Actuators
Abdollahi, A. ; Arias, I.
Journal of Applied Mechanics, Vol. 82 (12), Article number: 121003, 2015

Phase-field modeling and simulation of fracture in brittle materials with strongly anisotropic surface energy
Li, B.; Peco, C.; Millán, D.; Arias, I. and Arroyo, M.
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, Vol. 102 (3-4), pp. 711-727, 2015

Phase-field modeling of fracture in ferroelectric materials
Abdollahi, A. and Arias, I.
Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, Vol. 22, Issue 2, pp. 153-181, 2015

Revisiting pyramid compression to quantify flexoelectricity: A three-dimensional simulation study
Abdollahi, A. ; Millán, D. ; Peco, C. ; Arroyo, M.; Arias, I.
Physical Review B, Vol. 91, Article number: 104103, 2015


Computational evaluation of the flexoelectric effect in dielectric solids
Abdollahi, A.; Peco, C.; Millán, D.; Arroyo M.; and Arias I.
Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 116, Issue 9, Article number: 93502, 2014

Three-dimensional simulation of crack propagation in ferroelectric polycrystals: effect of combined toughening mechanisms
Abdollahi, A. and Arias, I.
Acta Materiala, Vol. 65, pp. 106-117, 2014


Conducting crack propagation driven by electric fields in ferroelectric ceramics
Abdollahi, A. and Arias, I.
Acta Materiala, Vol. 61, pp. 7087-7097, 2013


Phase-field Modeling of Crack Propagation in Piezoelectric and Ferroelectric Materials with Different Electromechanical Crack Conditions
Abdollahi, A. and Arias, I.
Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, Vol. 60, Issue 12, pp. 2100-2126, 2012

Crack initiation patterns at electrode edges in multilayer ferroelectric actuators
Abdollahi, A. and Arias, I.
Smart Materials and Structures, Vol. 21, Num. 9, pp. 1-11, 2012

Numerical simulation of intergranular and transgranular crack propagation in ferroelectric polycrystals
Abdollahi, A. and Arias, I.
International Journal of Fracture, Vol. 174, Number 1, pp. 3-15, 2012


Phase-field simulation of anisotropic crack propagation in ferroelectric single crystals: effect of microstructure on the fracture process
Abdollahi, A and Arias, I
Modelling and Simulation in Material Science and Engineering, Vol. 19, Issue 7, pp. 1-13, 2011

Phase-field modeling of the coupled microstructure and fracture evolution in ferroelectric single crystals
Abdollahi, A. and Arias, I.
Acta Materiala, Vol. 59, Issue 12, pp. 4733-4746, 2011


Experimental validation of large-scale simulations of dynamic fracture along weak planes
Chalivendra, V.B., Hong, S., Arias, I., Knap, J., Rosakis, A. J., Ortiz, M.
International Journal of Impact Engineering, Vol. 36, Issue 7, pp. 888-898, 2009


Rippling and a phase-transforming mesoscopic model for multiwalled carbon nanotubes
Arroyo, M., Arias I.
Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, Vol. 56, Issue 4, pp. 1224-1244, 2008

Size dependent nonlinear elastic scaling of multiwalled carbon nanotubes
Arias I., Arroyo, M.
Physical Review Letters, Vol. 100, Issue 8, Article number: 85503, 2008


Numerical modelling and experimental validation of dynamic fracture events along weak planes
I. Arias, J. Knap, V. Chalivendra, S. Hong, M. Ortiz and A.J. Rosakis
Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, Vol. 196, Issues 37-40, pp. 3833-3840, 2007


A phenomenological cohesive model of ferroelectric fatigue
I. Arias, S. Serebrinsky, M. Ortiz
Acta Materiala, Vol. 54, Issue 4, pp. 975-984, 2006


Rayleigh wave correction for the BEM analysis of two-dimensional elastodynamic problems in a half-space
Arias, I., Achenbach, J.D.
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, Vol. 60, Issue 13, pp. 2131-2146, 2004

Use of reciprocity considerations for the two-dimensional BEM analysis of wave propagation in an elastic half-space with applications to acoustic emission
Arias, I., Achenbach, J.D.
Wave Motion, Vol. 39, Issue 4, pp. 281-294, 2004

A model for the ultrasonic detection of surface-breaking cracks by the Scanning Laser Source technique
Arias, I., Achenbach, J. D.
Wave Motion, Vol. 40, Issue 1, pp. 61-75, 2004


Thermoelastic generation of ultrasound by line-focused laser irradiation
Arias, I., Achenbach, J. D.
International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 40, Issue 25, pp. 6917-6935, 2003