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Symmetry Perspectives on Some Auxetic Body-Bar Frameworks
AbstractScalar mobility counting rules and their symmetry extensions are reviewed for finite frameworks and also for infinite periodic frameworks of the bar-and-joint, body-joint and body-bar types. A recently published symmetry criterion for the existence of equiauxetic character of an infinite framework is applied to two long known but apparently little studied hinged-hexagon frameworks, and is shown to detect auxetic behaviour in both. In contrast, for double-link frameworks based on triangular and square tessellations, other affine deformations can mix with the isotropic expansion mode.
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Fowler, P.W.; Guest, S.D.; Tarnai, T. Symmetry Perspectives on Some Auxetic Body-Bar Frameworks. Symmetry 2014, 6, 368-382.View more citation formats
Fowler PW, Guest SD, Tarnai T. Symmetry Perspectives on Some Auxetic Body-Bar Frameworks. Symmetry. 2014; 6(2):368-382.Chicago/Turabian Style
Fowler, Patrick W.; Guest, Simon D.; Tarnai, Tibor. 2014. "Symmetry Perspectives on Some Auxetic Body-Bar Frameworks." Symmetry 6, no. 2: 368-382.
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