Polarization versus Mori-Tanaka approximations for effective conductivity of isotropic composites

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  • Nguyen Trung Kien University of Transport and Communications
  • Pham Duc Chinh VAST - Institute of Mechanics
  • Nguyen Thi Hai Duyen Thuy loi University

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.15625/0866-7136/10572

Keywords:

effective conductivity, isotropic composite material, polarization approximation, Mori-Tanaka approximation

Abstract

Our polarization approximations for the effective conductivity of isotropic multicomponent materials, constructed recently as approximate solutions to the minimum energy principles, are compared with the widely used Mori-Tanaka approximation, derived as an approximate solution of the field equations. The similarities and differences, advantages and disadvantages of both approaches are analysed with illustrating numerical examples.

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Published

27-03-2018

How to Cite

Kien, N. T., Chinh, P. D., & Duyen, N. T. H. (2018). Polarization versus Mori-Tanaka approximations for effective conductivity of isotropic composites. Vietnam Journal of Mechanics, 40(1), 79–87. https://doi.org/10.15625/0866-7136/10572

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