Accession Number : AD0620897

Title :   STRESS FUNCTIONS FOR A COSSERAT CONTINUUM.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : COLUMBIA UNIV NEW YORK DEPT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND ENGINEERING MECHANICS

Personal Author(s) : Mindlin,R. D.

Report Date : SEP 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : In this paper, a complete solution, in terms of stress functions of classical elasticity, is obtained for the linear equations of an isotropic, elastic, Cosserat continuum. The special solutions for the concentrated force and couple are also given. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STRESSES, CONTINUUM MECHANICS), (*CONTINUUM MECHANICS, STRESSES), POTENTIAL THEORY, ELASTIC PROPERTIES, MICROSTRUCTURE, VECTOR ANALYSIS, FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS)

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE