**Engineering Applications of GRTensorII:**

Nonlinear Elasticity-Finite Deformations

by

Peter Musgrave P.Eng. and
Kayll Lake

Department of Physics

Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6, Canada

lake@astro.queensu.ca

We demonstrate the application of the GRTensorII package
"elasticity" to problems in nonlinear elasticity in engineering mechanics.
The notation follows the classic text by Green and Zerna.

- Download Paper:
- Dowload the current elasticity package

Place this in the *GRTensorII* library.

References:
*Theoretical Elasticity* by A. E. Green and W. Zerna, Oxford University Press, reprinted by Dover.
QA931 .G7 1968 Chapter 3.
- Musgrave, P. (P. Eng) and Lake, K. 1997 "Engineering Applications of GRTensorII 1:Elasticity-Finite Deformations".

#### Simple shear

Simple shear of a cuboid. (3.2):

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elas32.mws ||
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#### Torsion

Pure torsion of a right circular cylinder. (3.3):

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elas33.mws ||
elas33.html

#### Extension, inflation, and torsion of a cylindrical tube

Cylindrical tube (torsion). (3.4):

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elas34.mws ||
elas34.html

#### Extension, inflation, and shear of a cylindrical tube

Cylindrical tube (shear). (3.7):

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elas37.mws ||
elas37.html

### Other Demonstrations

Last update: June 1999