Accession Number : ADA138018

Title :   Shock Waves in Three-Dimensional Elastic Solids.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 15 Mar 80-14 Oct 83,

Corporate Author : ILLINOIS UNIV AT CHICAGO CIRCLE DEPT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING MECHANICS AND METALLURGY

Personal Author(s) : Ting,T C T

PDF Url : ADA138018

Report Date : 09 Jan 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The purpose of this research was to study some aspects of shock waves in three-dimensional elastic solids. In particular, the transport equations are to be derived for the growth or decay of a three-dimensional shock wave. This report summarizes the results obtained from this investigation.

Descriptors :   *Shock waves, *Solids, *Wave propagation, Elastic properties, Three dimensional, Transport properties, Differential equations, Nonlinear systems, Plane waves, Stresses, Velocity

Subject Categories : Numerical Mathematics
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE