Ordinary Waves in Inviscid Plastic Media

  • Bogdan Raniecki
Part of the International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 222)


The lectures are devoted to the comprehensive analysis of ordinary waves of infinitesimal strains in unbounded, rate-independent elastic-plastic conductors and non-conductors, including simple waves. To provide the example of simple waves, the one-dimensional adiabatic waves of combined stress in a thin-walled tube are discussed and the results of numerical solutions are presented.


Slow Wave Wave Speed Flow Rule Combine Stress Fast Wave 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bogdan Raniecki
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of FundamentalTechnological ResearchWarsawPoland

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