Dictionary:Compliance

From SEG Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
The printable version is no longer supported and may have rendering errors. Please update your browser bookmarks and please use the default browser print function instead.
This page contains changes which are not marked for translation.
ADVERTISEMENT
Other languages:


{{#category_index:C|compliance}} (k∂m plī’ ∂ns) The ratio of strain to stress, each with specified directions. Compliance constitutes a tensor of rank four, which is the inverse of the stiffness tensor. It is also expressible as a 6×6 matrix, using Voigt notation :

See main page: Compliance.

For isotropic compliances, see Figure E-5.

See elastic constants.

Compliance is the mechanical or acoustical equivalent of electrical capacitance.