Objectivity of the Constitutive Equation for a Material with Memory

  • R. S. Rivlin

Abstract

The restriction imposed by objectivity on the constitutive functional for a material with memory is well-known. However, the derivation usually given is open to certain objections. A more satisfactory proof is given in this note.

Keywords

Refraction 

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. S. Rivlin
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  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringLehigh UniversityBethlehemUSA

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