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SOLUTIONS FOR DYNAMIC VARIANTS OF ESHELBY’S INCLUSION PROBLEM

  • Thomas M. Michelitsch
  • Harm Askes
  • Jizeng Wang
  • Valery M. Levin
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Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 111)

Abstract

The dynamic variant of Eshelby’s inclusion problem plays a crucial role in many areas of mechanics and theoretical physics. Because of its mathematical complexity, dynamic variants of the inclusion problems so far are only little touched. In this paper we derive solutions for dynamic variants of the Eshelby inclusion problem for arbitrary scalar source densities of the eigenstrain. We study a series of examples of Eshelby problems which are of interest for applications in materials sciences, such as for instance cubic and prismatic inclusions. The method which covers both the time and frequency domain is especially useful for dynamically transforming inclusions of any shape.

Keywords

Dynamic Variant Inclusion Problem Ellipsoidal Inclusion Eshelby Tensor Retarded Potential 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas M. Michelitsch
    • 1
  • Harm Askes
    • 1
  • Jizeng Wang
    • 2
  • Valery M. Levin
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Civil and Structural EngineeringThe University of SheffieldSheffieldUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Max-Planck Institute for Metals ResearchStuttgartGermany
  3. 3.Instituto Mexicano del PetroleoMexico

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