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Mechanical response of helically wound fiber-reinforced incompressible nonlinearly elastic pipes. (English) Zbl 1189.74022
Ganghoffer, Jean-François (ed.) et al., Mechanics of microstructured solids 2. Cellular materials, fibre-reinforced solids and soft tissues. Papers based on the presentations at the 11th EUROMECH-MECAMAT conference, Torino, Italy, March 10–14, 2008. Berlin: Springer (ISBN 978-3-642-05170-8/hbk; 978-3-642-05171-5/ebook). Lecture Notes in Applied and Computational Mechanics 50, 79-87 (2010).
Summary: We study the mechanical response of a helically wound fiber-reinforced incompressible axisymmetric structure under torsion and compare it with the response turning out from the classical Rivlin solution of the torsion problem of a neo-Hookean pipe.
For the entire collection see [Zbl 1189.74007].

74E30 Composite and mixture properties
74B20 Nonlinear elasticity
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