Dynamic Compressive Behavior of EPDM Rubber Under Nearly Uniaxial Strain Conditions

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B. Song, W. Chen

Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721-0119

J. Eng. Mater. Technol 126(2), 213-217 (Mar 18, 2004) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1651097 History: Received August 05, 2003; Revised December 17, 2003; Online March 18, 2004
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A schematic of the pulse-shaped SHPB for confinement experiments
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A typical set of incident, reflected, and transmitted oscilloscope records
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Process of dynamic stress equilibrium in specimen during a confined SHPB experiment
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Axial dynamic compressive stress-strain curves of EPDM rubber at various strain rates under nearly uniaxial strain conditions
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Comparison of axial dynamic compressive stress-strain curves of EPDM rubber from experiments and from model description (Eq. 19) at various strain rates under uniaxial strain conditions



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