What is elastic hysteresis?

What is elastic hysteresis?


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Sunil Kumar FP
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8 years ago

Difference between strain energy required to generate a given Stress in a material and elastic energy at that Stress. It is the energy dissipated as heat in a material in one cycle of dynamic testing. Elastic hysteresis divided by elastic deformation energy is equal to damping capacity.

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