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Nonlinear Strain Measures of Rubber Networks and Polymer Melts

  • Paul J. R. Leblans
  • Boudewijn J. R. Scholtens

Abstract

Flexible polymer molecules can assume a tremendous number of different configurations. This characteristic is responsible for the remarkable dynamic and mechanical properties of molten polymers1,2.

Keywords

Strain Measure Macroscopic Strain Rubber Elasticity Hencky Strain Tube Segment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul J. R. Leblans
    • 1
  • Boudewijn J. R. Scholtens
    • 1
  1. 1.DSM, Research and PatentsGeleenNetherlands

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