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Stresses

Forces on a member caused by loads; consisting of torsion or twisting, compression or pushing, tension or pulling, and shear or cutting.
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His descriptive anecdotes, coupled with helpful tips about working through stress, add enlightenment to all readers as they deal with their different everyday stresses.
However, since the thickness stresses are not known, traditional edge stress measurement gives no information about the real surface stresses in the area A and no information is obtained about the thickness of the compressive layer near the surfaces of the panel.
The simulations show in "live" animation the horn's amplitude and stresses during a weld through the use of visual indicators such as color and line patterns, as well as numeric values.
Since all of the testing for CSR and compression set begin with an initial deflection and involve both physical and chemical relaxation that could be affected by internal stresses and their distribution, it would be good to know the extent that each test reflects a material's response and what range of configurations might skew this response.
Electroplating introduces stresses into films, but whiskers research has focused largely on stresses created by chemical reactions in the films, such as those between tin and copper.
The residual stress measurement also can be used to eliminate problems, such as the distortion of parts during machining, which often is caused by redistribution of the residual stresses in the component after material removal or introduction of residual stresses by the machining process.
Similar to military combat veterans, law enforcement officers experience a plethora of treacherous, violent stresses on a daily basis.
While these assumptions are the same as those hypothesized in the trait-factor approach, the P x E fit approach stresses the importance of, ".
Such films tend to develop sizable mechanical stresses as they are deposited.
Muscles, joints and bones need time to adapt to the repeated impact stresses placed on them.
A few scientists, on both sides of the Atlantic, continued to use breakdown to heighten their defense of psychology as science, testing nervous stresses in terms of cellular damage in a machine-like human animal.