Accession Number : AD0659422

Title :   PROPAGATION OF ELASTIC AND PLASTIC STRAIN PULSES IN BOUNDED SOLIDS.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Sep 63-31 Aug 67,

Corporate Author : LEHIGH UNIV BETHLEHEM PA INST OF RESEARCH

Personal Author(s) : Curtis,C. W.

Report Date : AUG 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : The primary problem was to determine how the strain pulse spreads out, or disperses for various conditions of loading and for materials with different mechanical properties. Attention was also given to the electric field which accompanies a strain pulse as it propagates through a metal. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SOLIDS, *STRAIN(MECHANICS)), LOADS(FORCES), ELECTRIC FIELDS, ELASTIC PROPERTIES, PLASTIC PROPERTIES, PROPAGATION, PULSES, METALS

Subject Categories : Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE