Solutions with Abaqus

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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)

Abstract

To help the reader to practice with a professional computer code, we use Abaqus to solve a few problems in viscoelasticity (small and large strains). First we relate Abaqus procedure to the general formulation given in this book and then we provide detailed instructions to run the code.

Keywords

Bulk Modulus Relaxation Function Module Load Prony Series Zener Model 
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References

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centro de TecnologiaUniversidade Federal de AlagoasMaceióBrazil
  2. 2.ILEAUniversidade Federal do Rio Grande do SulPorto AlegreBrazil

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