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mo·du·lus

(moj'yū-lŭs, mod'yū-),
A coefficient expressing the magnitude of a physical property by a numeric value.
[L. dim. of modus, a measure, quantity]

mo·du·lus

(mod'yū-lŭs)
A coefficient expressing the magnitude of a physical property by a numerical value.
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mo·du·lus

(mod'yū-lŭs)
A coefficient expressing the magnitude of a physical property by a numerical value.
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As described above, it is essential to determine the Young's modulus and shear modulus values precisely in order to ensure that construction procedures where the solid wood and wood-based materials are used are efficient and cost-effective, so appropriate methods must be established for this purpose.
The cost involved during the run-time of the algorithm is a maximum of three shift operations, bit-masking, and two s-bit addition operations (where s is at most 20% longer than the modulus length).
It would be of genuine interest to see Mr Hough's data which differs from that of our own regarding lens thickness profile and modulus as there are no reports currently available in the literature.
Through this effort, Modulus hopes to further its mission to "accelerate the discovery of new medicines for patients and their families" in need.
For this material the value at this peak is approximately 0.07 based on a viscous modulus of 40 ksi and an elastic modulus of 570 ksi.
The variation of the mechanical properties of oil shale indicates that its elastic modulus and compressive strength reduced greatly at 300-500 [degrees]C (Table 1).
In a standard temperature sweep evaluation, the results show the storage modulus, loss modulus, and the tan delta as a function of temperature (Figure 1).
Where: T is tangent modulus in daNmm-1, F is force in daN and D is deformation in mm.
In summary, the S-wave velocity method has potential as an in situ NDE method for evaluating the elastic modulus and compressive strength of concrete.
The shear modulus was determined from the estimated shear wave speeds as
The general DMA standard, D4065, is purposely vague on sample dimensions "due to numerous types of dynamic mechanical instruments," but does mention that thick specimens of low modulus materials or thin specimens of high modulus materials may be required.