What Is Strain Energy?


Strain energy is the energy that is stored in a body due to deformation. If the body is elastic in nature, the strain energy can be recovered though it will be in the form of mechanical energy.
Q&A Related to "What Is Strain Energy"
strain energy is the same as the energy stored in a spring... to bend or strain a piece of steel, for example, you have to put in a force on the end of it, that force times the distance
( i′las·tik ′strān ′en·ər·jē ) (mechanics) The work done in deforming a solid within its elastic limit.
1. Determine the prior size of the object's length before force was applied. Note this value as "l. 2. Determine the area of the side of the object. Note this value as "
Hey, So I'm giving this question on a homework sheet and it's totally confused me: A steel bar with cross-section 60mm by 30mm and length 0.6m is subject to an axial ...show more
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