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.


References:

Simple shear

Simple shear of a cuboid. (3.2):

ey.mpl || ex.mpl || elas32.mws || elas32.html

Torsion

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

ey.mpl || ex.mpl || elas33.mws || elas33.html

Extension, inflation, and torsion of a cylindrical tube

Cylindrical tube (torsion). (3.4):

ey.mpl || ex.mpl || elas34.mws || elas34.html

Extension, inflation, and shear of a cylindrical tube

Cylindrical tube (shear). (3.7):

ey.mpl || ex.mpl || elas37.mws || elas37.html

Other Demonstrations


Last update: June 1999