A model of large-strain cyclic plasticity and its application to springback simulation

F. Yoshida, T. Uemori

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This paper presents a framework of constitutive modeling of large-strain cyclic plasticity which describes both the deformation- and texture-induced anisotropies of materials. In this model, the transient Bauschinger effect is described accurately by a new equation of the backstress evolution, and the strain-range and mean-strain dependencies of cyclic strain hardening are expressed by a model of workhardening stagnation. For the description of texture-induced anisotropy, any of widely accepted yield criteria of orthotropic anisotropy is easily incorporated into this model. This paper demonstrates the advantage of the present model in the springback analysis over other classical models by comparing the FE simulations of draw bending with the corresponding experimental results.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1687-1702
Number of pages16
JournalInternational Journal of Mechanical Sciences
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2003
Externally publishedYes


  • Bauschinger effect
  • Cyclic plasticity
  • Large strain
  • Orthotropic anisotropy
  • Springback
  • Workhardening stagnation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Civil and Structural Engineering
  • Materials Science(all)
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering


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