Accession Number : AD0699002

Title :   WAVE PROPAGATION IN A LINEAR COSSERAT CONTINUUM.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Eason,George

Report Date : AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 37

Abstract : The equations relevant to wave propagation in a linear Cosserat continuum are reviewed and the possible plane wave solutions of these equations are considered. The various types of surface wave which may propagate are then discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ELASTIC PROPERTIES, THEORY), (*MECHANICAL WAVES, WAVE PROPAGATION), RAYLEIGH WAVES, STRAIN(MECHANICS), STRESSES, TENSOR ANALYSIS

Subject Categories : Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE