# Bending of Thin Plates - Mechanics of Soft Materials - Lecture Notes

The main points are:Bending of Thin Plates, Equation for Bending, Neutral Surface, Co-Ordinate System, Un-Deformed Plate, Displacement Vector, Normal Vector, Stretching and Compression, Stress Tensor, Free Energy Per Unit Volume

# Contact Mechanics Theory - Mechanics of Soft Materials - Lecture Notes

The main points are:Contact Mechanics Theory, Adhesive Forces, Contact Deformation, Smooth Elastic Spheres, Elastic Modulii, Hertzian Mechanics, Expressions for Contact Radius, Contact Pressure, Hertzian Theory, Pressure Distribution

# Compression of Elastic Film - Mechanics of Soft Materials - Lecture Notes

The main points are:Compression of Elastic Film, Two Rigid Parallel Plates, Stress Equilibrium Relations, Plane Strain Approximation, Poisson Ratio, Dimensionless Quantities, Spatial Length Scale, Integration of Equation, Boundary Conditions

# Compression of Elastic Film - Mechanics of Soft Materials - Lecture Notes

The main points are:Compression of Elastic Film, Two Rigid Parallel Plates, Stress Equilibrium Relations, Plane Strain Approximation, Poisson Ratio, Dimensionless Quantities, Spatial Length Scale, Integration of Equation, Boundary Conditions

# Bending of Thin Plates - Mechanics of Soft Materials - Lecture Notes

The main points are:Bending of Thin Plates, Equation for Bending, Neutral Surface, Co-Ordinate System, Un-Deformed Plate, Displacement Vector, Normal Vector, Stretching and Compression, Stress Tensor, Free Energy Per Unit Volume

# Contact Mechanics Theory - Mechanics of Soft Materials - Lecture Notes

The main points are:Contact Mechanics Theory, Adhesive Forces, Contact Deformation, Smooth Elastic Spheres, Elastic Modulii, Hertzian Mechanics, Expressions for Contact Radius, Contact Pressure, Hertzian Theory, Pressure Distribution

# Change of Displacement Vector - Mechanics of Soft Materials - Lecture Notes

The main points are:Change of Displacement Vector, Relation of Strain Tensor, Position Vector, Cartesian Coordinates, Hooke’s Law, Strain Energy Density, Stress Components, Interchange of Indices, Isotropic Systems, Six Fold Networks

# Buckling of Thick Slab - Mechanics of Soft Materials - Lecture Notes

The main points are:Buckling of Thick Slab, Elastic Slab, Two Rigid Blocks, Stress-Strain Relations, Compressive Stress, Incremental Modulus, Extension Ratio, Width of Compressed Slab, Incremental Deformation, Buckling of Block

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# Bending of Rod by Couples - Mechanics of Soft Materials - Lecture Notes

The main points are:Bending of Rod by Couples, Bending of Rod by Couples, Bending of Plates, External Forces, Internal Stresses, Relative Expansion, Resultant Traction, Component of Couple, Strain Tensor, Moments of Inertia

# Bending of Thin Plates - Mechanics of Soft Materials - Lecture Notes

The main points are:Bending of Thin Plates, Equation for Bending, Neutral Surface, Co-Ordinate System, Un-Deformed Plate, Displacement Vector, Normal Vector, Stretching and Compression, Stress Tensor, Free Energy Per Unit Volume

# Boundary Conditions - Mechanics of Soft Materials - Lecture Notes

The main points are:Boundary Conditions, Incompressible Elastic Media, Cube Turns, Initial Extension Ratios, Finite Strain, Relation of Incompressibility, Independent Strain Variables, Conservation of Energy, Volume Conservation

# Buckling of Thick Slab - Mechanics of Soft Materials - Lecture Notes

The main points are:Buckling of Thick Slab, Elastic Slab, Two Rigid Blocks, Stress-Strain Relations, Compressive Stress, Incremental Modulus, Extension Ratio, Width of Compressed Slab, Incremental Deformation, Buckling of Block