relaxation behavior

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(physics) the exponential return of a system to equilibrium after a disturbance

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This difference in relaxation behavior between the two reactive systems confirmed the difference in copolymer architectures considered previously.
Despite the time-dependent relaxation behavior of the thermoplastic, only a very small reduction in the value of the internal stress can be expected after seven days.
Within the framework of this article, it was possible to demonstrate that important information on network structure and the polymer-filler interactions can be derived from the thermoelastic properties and the relaxation behavior of S-SBR-silica vulcanizates.
This experiment studied the relaxation behavior of coating surface indentation with changing environmental RH and temperature.
Relaxation behavior of the amorphous components of wood.
Figure 4b shows the effect of the spatial distribution of silica particles on the relaxation behavior of the blend.
Relaxation behavior and its effects upon degradation is an important aspect that needs to be included when correlating accelerated weathering with natural weathering.
After 300 hours of testing, non-aerated or aerated HNBR had the same stress relaxation behavior, whereas aeration in silicone had an important effect in reducing sealing force in the same time frame.
The effect of E-beam dose on stress relaxation behavior was studied at controlled temperature, 30[degrees]C, as shown in Fig.
Stress relaxation behavior was studied to see the changes under varying circumstances.
The proposed test geometry appears to offer a rapid screening test for better understanding of the compressive stress relaxation behavior of various materials when subjected to virtually any desired service conditions (aging time, fluid and temperature).
To compare the relaxation behavior of the LLDPE/LDPE blends as well as to obtain further information on their miscibility, the weighted relaxation spectra were determined by the use of dynamic modulus results (G', G", [omega]) and the following equations [31]:
The stress relaxation behavior of a polymer contains information on its MWD which as mentioned above lead to attempts to derive MWDs from stress relaxation tests on linear polymers (refs.
A polymer with a very narrow MWD is expected to display a relaxation behavior similar to a single Maxwell element while a polymer with a wider MWD has fast and slow relaxation modes which may be approximated by the generalized Maxwell model.
According to Winter and Chambon (58), (59), the simple relaxation behavior of the critical gels is followed by a power law relaxation modulus, where S (gel strength) and n (relaxation exponent) are the characteristics of the critical gel while [lambda] denotes the relaxation time: