On Constitutive Restrictions in the Resultant Thermomechanics of Shells with Interstitial Working

  • Wojciech PietraszkiewiczEmail author
Part of the Advanced Structured Materials book series (STRUCTMAT, volume 15)


We analyse the restrictions imposed by the recently derived refined, resultant 2D entropy inequality on the forms of 2D constitutive equations of viscous shells with heat conduction and of thermoelastic shells. Due to the presence of additional non-classical surface fields, the entropy inequality does allow the constitutive equations to capture some kinematic and thermal longer-range spatial and temporal interactions. We also propose several forms of the 2D kinetic constitutive equations.


Shell thermomechanics Interstitial working Constitutive restrictions Kinetic constitutive equations 


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This research was supported by the Polish Ministry of Science and Education under grant No. N506 254237.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Fluid-Flow Machinery of the Polish Academy of SciencesGdańskPoland

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