On Micro-Macro Transition in Non-Linear Mechanics
AbstractThis paper is devoted to the description of the general relationships between microscopic and macroscopic mechanical quantities in non-linear mechanics. From a thermodynamical viewpoint, it is only necessary to know the two macroscopic potentials (macroscopic free energy and macroscopic potential of dissipation) to describe the state of the body and its quasistatic evolution. These global potentials are the averages of the local ones. We point out some particular cases of non-linearities, especially the case of damaged materials. View Full-Text
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Stolz, C. On Micro-Macro Transition in Non-Linear Mechanics. Materials 2010, 3, 296-317.
Stolz C. On Micro-Macro Transition in Non-Linear Mechanics. Materials. 2010; 3(1):296-317.Chicago/Turabian Style
Stolz, Claude. 2010. "On Micro-Macro Transition in Non-Linear Mechanics." Materials 3, no. 1: 296-317.