Accession Number : AD0634533

Title :   THE EXISTENCE OF ONE-DIMENSIONAL STEADY SHOCK WAVES IN NONLINEAR MATERIALS WITH MEMORY.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

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

Personal Author(s) : Greenberg, James M.

Report Date : APR 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 51

Abstract : The dissertation establishes that for a large class of nonlinear materials with memory it is possible to find one dimensional steady motions which satisfy balance of momentum and exhibit stationary shock waves. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SHOCK WAVES, *VISCOELASTICITY), (*SOLIDS, VISCOELASTICITY), NONLINEAR SYSTEMS, MOTION, MOMENTUM, ONE DIMENSIONAL FLOW, FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), EQUATIONS, FUNCTIONAL ANALYSIS, CONTINUUM MECHANICS

Subject Categories : Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE