TITLE

Stress tensor and elastic properties for hard and soft spheres

AUTHOR(S)
Dufty, James
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Granular Matter;Apr2012, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p271
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Properties determined from the microscopic stress tensor are discussed for the related systems of a steeply repulsive pair potential and hard spheres. The microscopic stress tensors determined from the local conservation law for momentum are different in these two cases. Consequences are discussed for both fluid and solid phases.
ACCESSION #
75063813

 

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