Dictionary:Stiffness

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The ratio of stress to strain, each with specified directions. Stiffness constitutes a tensor of rank 4, which is the inverse of the compliance tensor. It is also expressible as a 6×6 matrix, using Voigt notation :

See Figure E-5.

See elastic constants