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Examination of the behavior of structures of elastomers with different laws of the state using the finite element method

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A method of deriving the laws of the state of Peng-Landel and Lindley for nearly incompressible elastomers is based on the Finger form. An algorithm of solving nonlinear problems by the finite-element method in the form of the displacement method is described and numerical results obtained in free and constricted deformation of thin-layer structures, obtained on the basis of the KODETOM computing system, are presented.

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Translated from Problemy Prochnosti, No. 5, pp. 56–63, May, 1994.

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Kirichevskii, V.V. Examination of the behavior of structures of elastomers with different laws of the state using the finite element method. Strength Mater 26, 366–372 (1994).

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  • Finite Element Method
  • Computing System
  • Nonlinear Problem
  • Displacement Method
  • Finger Form