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DYNAMIC PROPERTIES OF POLYMER MATERIALS AND THEIR MEASUREMENTS

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. Dynamic Properties of Polymer Materials and their Measurements Polymer materials in their basic form exhibit a range of characteristics and behavior from elastic solid to a viscous liquid. These…

Limitations of Hyperelastic Material Models

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Limitations of Hyperelastic Material Models Introduction: Polymeric rubber components are widely used in automotive, aerospace and biomedical systems in the form of vibration isolators, suspension components, seals, o-rings, gaskets etc….

Free eBook: Material Characterization Testing and Finite Element Analysis of Elastomers

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The application of computational mechanics analysis techniques to elastomers presents unique challenges in modeling the following characteristics: 1) The load-deflection behavior of an elastomer is markedly non-linear. 2) The recoverable…

Abaqus – Tips and Tricks Vol 1

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Abaqus – Tips and Tricks: When to use what Elements? For a 3D stress analysis, ABAQUS offers different typess of linear and quadratic hexahedral elements, a brief description is as below;…