INSTABILITY OF AN ELASTIC MATERIAL

Conditions are derived which are necessary for stability of incompressible elastic materials. These are obtained by considering the speeds of small-amplitude plane waves superposed on a finitely deformed state of the material.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Lehigh University

    Center for the Application of Mathematics
    Bethlehem, PA  USA  18015
  • Authors:
    • Sawyers, K N
    • Rivlin, R S
  • Publication Date: 1972-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 22 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00034885
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: CAM-100-14 Tech Rpt
  • Contract Numbers: N00014-67-A-03700001
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 27 1973 12:00AM