Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Viscoelastic and Viscoplastic Materials

Edited by Mohamed El-Amin

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia

This book introduces numerous selected advanced topics in viscoelastic and viscoplastic materials. The book effectively blends theoretical, numerical, modeling and experimental aspects of viscoelastic and viscoplastic materials that are usually encountered in many research areas such as chemical, mechanical and petroleum engineering. The book consists of 14 chapters that can serve as an important reference for researchers and engineers working in the field of viscoelastic and viscoplastic materials.

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Viscoelastic and Viscoplastic MaterialsEdited by Mohamed El-Amin

Published: September 21st 2016

DOI: 10.5772/61921

ISBN: 978-953-51-2603-4

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2602-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6676-4

Copyright year: 2016

Books open for chapter submissions

18807 Total Chapter Downloads

34 Crossref Citations

51 Web of Science Citations

62 Dimensions Citations


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1. Advances in Polymer Flooding

By Bing Wei


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2. Mechanical Properties in Wheat (Triticum aestivum) Kernels Evaluated by Compression Tests: A Review

By Néstor Ponce-García, Benjamín Ramírez-Wong, Anayansi Escalante- Aburto, Patricia I. Torres-Chávez and Juan de Dios Figueroa- Cárdenas


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3. Viscoelastic Behavior of Liquid-Crystal Polymer in Composite Systems

By Andreea Irina Barzic and Silvia Ioan


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4. Thermal Properties of Hemp Fiber Reinforced Plant-Derived Polyamide Biomass Composites and their Dynamic Viscoelastic Properties in Molten State

By Yosuke Nishitani, Toshiyuki Yamanaka, Tetsuto Kajiyama and Takeshi Kitano


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5. Plasticizers for Protein‐Based Materials

By N. Henrik Ullsten, Mikael Gällstedt and Mikael S. Hedenqvist


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6. Rheological Properties of Carbon Nanofiber-Filled Polyamide Composites and Blend of these Composites and TPE

By Yosuke Nishitani and Takeshi Kitano


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7. Viscoelastic Properties of Cardiovascular Tissues

By Zhijie Wang, Mark J. Golob and Naomi C. Chesler


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8. Nonviscous Modes of Viscoelastically Damped Vibrating Systems

By Mario Lázaro, César F. Casanova and Carlos Lázaro


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9. Viscoplastic Behaviour of Polyamides

By Şerban Dan-Andrei


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10. Viscoelasticity in Foot-Ground Interaction

By Roozbeh Naemi, Sara Behforootan, Panagiotis Chatzistergos and Nachiappan Chockalingam


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11. Dynamic Transient Response of Viscoelastic Structures

By Jon García-Barruetabeña and Fernando Cortés Martínez


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12. General Stability in Viscoelasticity

By Salim A. Messaoudi


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13. Non-Classical Memory Kernels in Linear Viscoelasticity

By Sandra Carillo and Claudio Giorgi


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14. Finite Element Modeling and Experiments of Systems with Viscoelastic Materials for Vibration Attenuation

By Antonio Marcos G. de Lima, Luiz Fernando F. Rodovalho and Romes A. Borges


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