Matrix FEM equation describing the large-strain deformation of an incompressible material

A tensor–matrix FEM equation describing large-strain deformation is derived. The equation is simplified and modified to describe the deformation of incompressible materials. The results of test analysis are presented

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Translated from Prikladnaya Mekhanika, Vol. 46, No. 10, pp. 71–77, October 2010.

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Chekhov, V.V. Matrix FEM equation describing the large-strain deformation of an incompressible material. Int Appl Mech 46, 1147–1153 (2011).

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  • FEM equation
  • tensor-based matrix
  • large strain
  • Finger strain measure
  • incompressible material