A Note on the Driving Traction Acting on a Propagating Interface: Adiabatic and Non-Adiabatic Processes of a Continuum

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R. Abeyaratne

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139

J. K. Knowles

Division of Engineering and Applied Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91125

J. Appl. Mech 67(4), 829-830 (Aug 05, 1997) (2 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1308577 History: Received July 30, 1997; Revised August 05, 1997
Copyright © 2000 by ASME
Topics: Traction , Entropy
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