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SISSA Colloquium | Mechanical Failure in Amorphous Solids: Scale Free Spinodal Criticality

Date: 
Thursday, 13 September, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:00

A talk by Itamar Procaccia of the Weizmann Institute of Science on the mechanical failure of amorphous media, a ubiquitous phenomenon from material engineering to geology.

SISSA Colloquia are part of the celebration of the School's 40th Anniversary. They are intended as a moment of interdisciplinary exchange and a way to reaffirm the sense of belonging to our community.