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This chapter briefly discusses the characteristics of mechanical twins and stacking faults in close-packed planes. It provides an overview of the composition, microstructures, thermodynamics, processing, deformation mechanism, mechanical properties, formability, and special attributes of twinning-induced plasticity steels.

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Twinning-Induced Plasticity Steels, Advanced-High Strength Steels: Science, Technology, and Applications, By Mahmoud Y. Demeri, ASM International, 2013, p 135–149,

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