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Particular case of twinning in a planar nine-atom model

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The twinning curve of a planar nine-atom model under unsymmetrical loading has been calculated. The equilibrium forms of the model under compression were determined.

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Institute of Polymer Mechanics, Academy of Sciences of the Latvian SSR, Riga. Translated from Mekhanika Polimerov, No. 6, pp. 1087–1089; November–December, 1975.

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Leitane, M.Y. Particular case of twinning in a planar nine-atom model. Polymer Mechanics 11, 929–930 (1975).

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  • Unsymmetrical Loading