By Holm Altenbach, Jacek J. Skrzypek

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90) yield FP = F[(det F)mFn] = (det F)mFFn (2. 97) m = 1/3. 98) = pj p(t), = [pj p(t)]F- 1 thus Eq. 100) ln a simple fluid the stress depends on the density only, if the RCFG is identified with the instantaneous configuration (ICFG) at (every) present time t (EULERrepresentation)4. 125) at al. General Constitutive Equations for Simple and Non-Simple Materials 23 4. 101) contains the entire proper rotation group QQT = I; det Q = det QT = +1, we receive the special aelotropic property of isotropy.

Equivalent again are the forms with B = V 2 SR= F[B(X, t - s)] and with G 1 = HB - I] resp. 112) Apparently an isotropic functional must be a functional of an objective deformation-history. 68) and (2. 71) it has been proved that the right deformation tensors "C" = C and "U" = U, that means: they are not objective. On reverse, the left deformation tensors have been "B" = B* and "V" = V*, they are objective and therefore, they are the arguments of the matter-functional. 118) General Constitutive Equations for Simple and Non-Simple Materials 25 The stress becomes a tensor-valued tensor functions of the actualleft CAUCHY deformation plus a functional (memory part) of left relative GREENdeformation-history and the actual left CAUCHY deformation.

42) hold true, the number of linear independent coordinates of a fourth rank tensor can be reduced from 81 to 21 coordinates. H. Altenbach 52 2. 7. 43) 1jJ = 1/J(D) = 1/J(Dn, D22, ... , D31). Then we can calculate the derivative by the following equation 81/J 81/J 1/J,v = 8D = 8Dkt ekel. 44) On the other hand the derivatives of the invariants are I, Jl(D 2),D = 2DT, Jl(D 3),D = 3D 2T, Jl(D),D J2(D),D = Jl(D)I- DT, D 2T- J1(D)DT + J2(D)I = J3(D)(DTt 1. 45) So, we finally get 81/J 7/J[JI, J2, J3],D = ( 8Jl 81/J 81/J ) ( 81/J 81/J ) T 81/J 2T + Jl 8J2 + J2 8J3 I- 8J2 + Jl 8J3 D + 8J3 D .