Accession Number : AD0631419

Title :   ACCELERATION WAVES IN NONLINEAR MATERIALS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : BROWN UNIV PROVIDENCE R I DIV OF APPLIED MATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s) : Coleman,Bernard D. ; Gurtin,Morton E.

Report Date : DEC 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The paper presents a unified discussion of certain recent results concerning the propagation of one-dimensional acceleration waves in nonlinear elastic materials, linearly viscoelastic materials, and general nonlinear materials with instantaneous elasticity and fading memory. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*VISCOELASTICITY, MATERIALS), (*MECHANICAL WAVES, PROPAGATION), ELASTIC PROPERTIES, ACCELERATION, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), SHOCK WAVES, LINEAR SYSTEMS, NONLINEAR SYSTEMS, CONTINUUM MECHANICS

Subject Categories : Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE