Torsion of a Viscoelastic Cylinder

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R. C. Batra, J. H. Yu

Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics, M/C 0219, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061

J. Appl. Mech 67(2), 424-427 (Feb 01, 2000) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1303824 History: Received March 09, 1999; Revised February 01, 2000
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Grahic Jump Location
Average shear stress versus shear strain curves computed from constitutive relations (5a) and (5b) and the test data of Lenoe et al. 12. The test data is indicated as dots.
Grahic Jump Location
The normalized energy loss/cycle per unit length of the cylinder as a function of the reciprocal of the relaxation time and the angular frequency
Grahic Jump Location
Energy loss/cycle per unit length of the cylinder as a function of the forcing frequency for the polyurethane rubber tested by Lenoe et al. 12



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