Welcome to Deformation-Mechanism Maps Website!

This is the web version of Deformation-Mechanism Maps, The Plasticity and Creep of Metals and Ceramics, by Harold J Frost, Dartmouth College, USA, and Michael F Ashby, Cambridge University, UK.

Text and images can be viewed chapter by chapter. Quick links to the chapters are provided on the left side of this page. You can also get to each chapter page by clicking the appropriate links in Table of Contents page.