Accession Number : AD0651185

Title :   A CLASS OF VISCOELASTIC-PLASTIC MEDIA,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY DIV OF APPLIED MECHANICS

Personal Author(s) : Green,A. E. ; Naghdi,P. M

Report Date : MAR 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : A class of nonlinear constitutive equations of rate-type are considered for viscoelastic-plastic continua and explicit restrictions are derived from thermodynamics. Some aspects of the associated linearized theory with isothermal deformations are also discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*VISCOELASTICITY, CONTINUUM MECHANICS), (*PLASTIC PROPERTIES, CONTINUUM MECHANICS), THERMODYNAMICS, EQUATIONS, NONLINEAR SYSTEMS, DEFORMATION

Subject Categories : Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE