Internal variables and microinertia

Arkadi Berezovski, P. Ván

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3 Citations (Scopus)


It is shown that inertial terms appear naturally in the thermodynamic theory with dual internal variables and the conditions of their appearance is well understandable in terms of mechanical notions. This demonstrates the difference between the standard single internal variable theory and the dual internal variables concept.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSolid Mechanics and its Applications
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Number of pages10
Publication statusPublished - jan. 1 2017

Publication series

NameSolid Mechanics and its Applications
ISSN (Print)0925-0042


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering

Cite this

Berezovski, A., & Ván, P. (2017). Internal variables and microinertia. In Solid Mechanics and its Applications (pp. 75-84). (Solid Mechanics and its Applications; Vol. 243). Springer Verlag.