Engineering Applications of GRTensorII:
Nonlinear Elasticity-Finite Deformations
Peter Musgrave P.Eng. and
Department of Physics
Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6, Canada
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.
- 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 of a cuboid. (3.2):
Pure torsion of a right circular cylinder. (3.3):
Extension, inflation, and torsion of a cylindrical tube
Cylindrical tube (torsion). (3.4):
Extension, inflation, and shear of a cylindrical tube
Cylindrical tube (shear). (3.7):
Last update: June 1999