Objectivity of the Constitutive Equation for a Material with Memory

  • R. S. Rivlin


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.


Constitutive Equation Cauchy Stress Orthogonal Matrix Stress Matrix Material Frame 
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Authors and Affiliations

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

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