# modulus of torsion

modulus of torsion

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• modulus of torsion — Physics. See shear modulus …   Useful english dictionary

• Torsion (mechanics) — In solid mechanics, torsion is the twisting of an object due to an applied torque. In circular sections, the resultant shearing stress is perpendicular to the radius.For solid or hollow shafts of uniform circular cross section and constant wall… …   Wikipedia

• Torsion spring — A mousetrap powered by a helical torsion spring A torsion spring is a spring that works by torsion or twisting; that is, a flexible elastic object that stores mechanical energy when it is twisted. The amount of force (actually torque) it exerts… …   Wikipedia

• torsion modulus — sąsūkos modulis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. torsion modulus vok. Torsionsmodul, m rus. модуль кручения, m pranc. module de torsion, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

• torsion modulus — noun : shear modulus * * * Physics. See shear modulus …   Useful english dictionary

• Torsion constant — The torsion constant is a geometrical property of a beam s cross section which determines the relationship between angle of twist and applied torque.For a beam of uniform cross section along its length: heta = frac{TL}{JG} heta is the angle of… …   Wikipedia

• torsion modulus — Physics. See shear modulus. * * * …   Universalium

• shear modulus — Physics. a coefficient of elasticity of a substance, expressing the ratio between the force per unit area (shearing stress) that laterally deforms the substance and the shear (shearing strain) that is produced by this force. Also called modulus… …   Universalium

• shear modulus — noun : the ratio of the shearing stress in a body to the corresponding shearing strain * * * Physics. a coefficient of elasticity of a substance, expressing the ratio between the force per unit area (shearing stress) that laterally deforms the… …   Useful english dictionary

• module de torsion — sąsūkos modulis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. torsion modulus vok. Torsionsmodul, m rus. модуль кручения, m pranc. module de torsion, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas