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Proceedings of the Estonian Academy of Sciences. Physics. Mathematics
On the exploitation of the Eshelby stress in isothermal and adiabatic conditions; 126–132

Gérard A. Maugin, Arkadi Berezovski

This note emphasizes the particular role played by the quantity “entropy multiplied by temperature” in the formulation of canonical thermomechanics either in the bulk or at singular surfaces, especially at shock waves and phase transition fronts, but more generally when working hypotheses of adiabatic or isothermal behaviour must be selected.


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