Finite viscoelasticity

Finite viscoelasticity is applied in the material constitutive modeling of rubber-like materials, such as dielectric elastomers and hydrogels. Details of the finite element implementation are given in the reference.

Caption: (a) showing experiment setup with hydrogel electrodes (b) showing the modeling in simulation (c) experimental and simulation results for canbon grease electrodes (d) for hydrogel electrodes

Reference: Modeling of a diaphragm-type viscoelastic dielectric elastomer energy transducer

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