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On the dynamical problem of a generalized thermoelastic granular infinite cylinder under initial stress

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Abstract

The object of the present paper is to investigate the influence of initial stress on the waves propagation in a generalized thermoelastic granular medium subjected to the boundary conditions that the outer surface is traction free. In addition, it is subjected to temperature boundary conditions. The wave velocity equation for the generalized thermoelastic granular medium Rayleigh wave under the influence of initial stress has been obtained. The classical result has been derived as a limiting case similar to one which was obtained by Ewinget al. (1957).

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Elnaggar, A.M. On the dynamical problem of a generalized thermoelastic granular infinite cylinder under initial stress. Astrophys Space Sci 190, 177–190 (1992). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00644845

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Keywords

  • Boundary Condition
  • Wave Propagation
  • Outer Surface
  • Wave Velocity
  • Rayleigh Wave