We modify the extensible rod theory due to Coleman et al.  to include thermal expansion effects. We study the bifurcations of the resulting equilibrium equations under both traction and displacement boundary conditions and find both sub- and supercritical pitchfork bifurcations.
|Original language||American English|
|Number of pages||11|
|State||Published - 16 Aug 2002|
|Event||Mathematical and Computer Modelling - |
Duration: 16 Aug 2002 → …
|Conference||Mathematical and Computer Modelling|
|Period||16/08/02 → …|