Poisson constant

Poisson constant

[pwä′sōn‚kän·stənt]
(physics)
The ratio k of the gas constant R to the specific heat at constant pressure Cp .
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For PMMA/CNT samples, considering the very low concentrations of CNT (less than 0.05 wt%), the nanocomposite density was taken to a mean value of [rho] = 1190 kg/[m.sub.3], and the Poisson constant fixed at [upsilon] = 0.4 for all the samples (16).