Accession Number : AD0725084

Title :   On the Description of Rheological Properties of Viscoelastic Continua. I. Body-, Space-, and Cartesian-Space-Tensor Fields.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Lodge,A. S.

Report Date : MAR 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 43

Abstract : An explicit definition of tensor fields leads to a comparison of alternative descriptions of stress and strain by means of (1) body fields, (2) convected components, and (3) Cartesian tensors. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*VISCOELASTICITY, TENSOR ANALYSIS), (*RHEOLOGY, TENSOR ANALYSIS), CONTINUUM MECHANICS, STRESSES, STRAIN(MECHANICS), EQUATIONS OF MOTION

Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE