ON THE SPEED OF PROPAGATION OF WAVES IN A DEFORMED ELASTIC MATERIAL

The secular equation is obtained for small amplitude waves propagated in an arbitrary direction in a body of incompressible isotropic elastic material subjected to a pure homogeneous deformation. Conditions are obtained that the wave speeds be real.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Lehigh University

    Center for the Application of Mathematics
    Bethlehem, PA  United States  18015
  • Authors:
    • Sawyers, K N
    • Rivlin, R S
  • Publication Date: 1977-4

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 26 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00156815
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Office of Naval Research London (England)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: CAM-100-27 Tech. Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: N00014-76-C-0235
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 2 1977 12:00AM