A note on viscoelastic materials that can age Academic Article uri icon


  • Materials can stress relax for a variety of reasons, for example stress relaxation in classical viscoelastic bodies and that due to aging or damage. Here, within the context of a specific model we show that the stress relaxation that is characteristic of viscoelasticity is distinctly different from that of aging. © 2004 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

author list (cited authors)

  • Rajagopal, K. R., & Wineman, A. S.

citation count

  • 18

complete list of authors

  • Rajagopal, KR||Wineman, AS

publication date

  • December 2004