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  modulus - Definitions from Dictionary.com
The number by which a logarithm to one base must be multiplied to obtain the corresponding logarithm to another base.
Modulus of a system of logarithms (Math.), a number by which all the Napierian logarithms must be multiplied to obtain the logarithms in another system.
Modulus of rupture, the measure of the force necessary to break a given substance across, as a beam, expressed by eighteen times the load which is required to break a bar of one inch square, supported flatwise at two points one foot apart, and loaded in the middle between the points of support.
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  Modulus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The modulus of a vector is its length.
In modular arithmetic, the modulus of a congruence is the number by which values 'wrap around' as defined by the congruence.
In materials science, modulus (or elastic modulus) is a measure of the stiffness of a material.
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 Bulk modulus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The bulk modulus K of a fluid or solid is the inverse of the compressibility:
The bulk modulus thus measures the response in pressure due to a change in relative volume, essentially measuring the substance's resistance to uniform compression.
Other moduli describe the material's response to other kinds of strain: the shear modulus describes the response to shear, and Young's modulus describes the response to linear strain.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bulk_modulus   (242 words)

 PlanetMath: modulus of complex number
It follows that the modulus is a positive real number or zero.
"modulus of complex number" is owned by matte.
This is version 10 of modulus of complex number, born on 2003-05-04, modified 2005-05-16.
planetmath.org /encyclopedia/Modulus2.html   (120 words)

 Encyclopedia: Shear modulus
Young's modulus describes the material's response to linear strain (like pulling on the ends of a wire), the bulk modulus describes the material's response to uniform pressure, and the shear modulus describes the material's response to shearing strains.
In solid mechanics, Youngs modulus (also known as the modulus of elasticity or elastic modulus) is a measure of the stiffness of a given material.
The bulk K modulus of a fluid or solid is the inverse of the compressibility: where p is pressure and V is volume.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Shear-modulus   (557 words)

 modulus - definition by dict.die.net
modulus n 1: an integer that can be divided without remainder into the difference between two other integers; "2 is a modulus of 5 and 9" 2: the absolute value of a complex number 3: (physics) a coefficient that expresses how much of a specified property is possessed by a specified substance
Modulus of a system of logarithms (Math.), a number by which all the Napierian logarithms must be multiplied to obtain the logarithms in another system.
Modulus of rupture, the measure of the force necessary to break a given substance across, as a beam, expressed by eighteen times the load which is required to break a bar of one inch square, supported flatwise at two points one foot apart, and loaded in the middle between the points of support.
dict.die.net /modulus   (192 words)

 Young's modulus   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In solid mechanics, the Young's modulus or modulus of elasticity (and also elastic modulus) is a measure of the stiffness of a given material.
The Young's modulus allows engineer s and other scientists to calculate the behavior of a material under load.
The modulus of elasticity of a material can be used to calculate the force it exerts under a specific extension.
www.serebella.com /encyclopedia/article-Young's_modulus.html   (247 words)

 Encyclopedia: Young's modulus
The modulus of elasticity can also be measured in other units of pressure, for example pounds per square inch (psi).
In materials science, shear modulus S, sometimes referred to as the modulus of rigidity, is defined as the ratio of shear stress to the shear strain: S = shear stress/shear strain = (F/A)/Φ.
On a stress-strain curve, Young's modulus will be the slope of the curve while the material is in its elastic range.
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 AllRefer.com - Young's modulus (Physics) - Encyclopedia
Young's modulus [for Thomas Young], number representing (in pounds per square inch or dynes per square centimeter) the ratio of stress to strain for a wire or bar of a given substance.
According to Hooke's law the strain is proportional to stress, and therefore the ratio of the two is a constant that is commonly used to indicate the elasticity of the substance.
Young's modulus is the elastic modulus for tension, or tensile stress, and is the force per unit cross section of the material divided by the fractional increase in length resulting from the stretching of a standard rod or wire of the material.
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 About Modulus Video
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 Modulus   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The modulus of a vector is a scalar.
The word modulus also denotes the number by which numbers are said to be congruent in modular arithmetic.
In materials science modulus (or elastic modulus) is a of the stiffness of a material.
www.freeglossary.com /Modulus   (310 words)

 Polyethylene, Melt index, Density, ESCR, Impact strength, Flexural modulus, HDPE, LLDPE, MDPE, HMWPE, LDPE   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Modulus of rigidity is related to Young's modulus by the equation: E = 2G (1 + r) where E is Young's modulus (psi), G is modulus of rigidity (psi) and r is Poisson's ratio.
Alternate terms are modulus of rigidity and modulus of elasticity in shear.
Tensile modulus of elasticity is approximately equal to compressive modulus of elasticity within the proportional limit.
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To this day, Modulus Quantum basses are made using the same aerospace “hand layup” process as in the beginning.
In 1996, Modulus president Rich Lasner designed the Genesis neck system that takes advantage of carbon fiber’s extremely high strength and the sonic benefits of lightweight tone woods.
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 Elasticity, Elastic Properties
The bulk modulus of a solid influences the speed of sound and other mechanical waves in the material.
For the description of the elastic properties of linear objects like wires, rods, columns which are either stretched or compressed, a convenient parameter is the ratio of the stress to the strain, a parameter called the Young's modulus of the material.
Young's modulus can be used to predict the elongation or compression of an object as long as the stress is less than the yield strength of the material.
hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu /hbase/permot3.html#c2   (318 words)

 Modulus   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The modulus of elasticity is a constant of proportionality between stress and relative extension (change in length per unit length) for a thin rod exposed to a tensile force.
Bamboo is a natural fiber and the modulus varies across a section, decreasing as you move from the hard primary fibers and towards the center.
It therefore follows, that trying to obtain a value for the modulus by measuring the deflections due to bending is bound to fail.
users.cybercity.dk /~bcc25154/Webpage/modulus.htm   (443 words)

 modulus : Java Glossary   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This is usually called the modulus operator, though mathematicians would beg to differ, it is closer to a remainder operator.
Modulus can be used to take a number apart into digits, decimal, hexadecimal or any other base.
Modulus can be used to turn an offset into a file into a chunk number and offset within that chunk.
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 Cprogramming.com - Tutorials - C/C++ Programming Modulus Operator
Modulus is a C/C++ operator with many uses.
Modulus can also be used to find factors of a number.
Modulus is represented in C++ by the '%' symbol.
www.cprogramming.com /tutorial/modulus.html   (340 words)

 PlanetMath: modulus
A modulus can be written as a product of its finite part
This is version 1 of modulus, born on 2002-04-16.
Object id is 2841, canonical name is Modulus.
planetmath.org /encyclopedia/Modulus.html   (102 words)

 Research Institute for Knowledge Systems
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A: The first two digits of all Modulus serial numbers indicate the year the instrument was manufactured.
Modulus began using serial numbers in 1990, so all basses before that time bear only the Modulus patent number.
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 Finding the Shear Modulus and the Bulk Modulus
The shear modulus G, is defined as the ratio of shear stress to engineering shear strain on the loading plane,
The shear modulus G is also known as the rigidity modulus, and is equivalent to the 2nd Lamé constant
Since both G and the elastic modulus E are required to be positive, the quantity in the denominator of G must also be positive.
www.efunda.com /formulae/solid_mechanics/mat_mechanics/elastic_constants_G_K.cfm   (406 words)

 Sensitivity Analysis
The thickness of the asphalt concrete layer is not dependent on the subbase modulus, the roadbed modulus, or the drainage coefficient.
The subbase thickness is not affected by either the AC modulus or the base modulus, as illustrated in Figure 13 and 14 of Appendix A. Since both the AC and base layers protect, not support, the subbase layer, the thickness of the subbase would not be affected by the modulus of either.
Increasing the subbase modulus increases the thickness of the subbase layer, as shown in Figure 15 of Appendix A.
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 Bardac Drives: Modulus Packaged Drives
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 Measurements of the Elastic Modulus   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Magnetic tape is clamped between two holders, one of which is attached to the normal force sensor installed on the base of the Micro-Tribometer.
The graph of the tensile stresses induced in the tape vs. the tape strain are plotted and the slope of this graph provides the value of the elastic modulus of the tape.
After the elastic modulus of the trilayer tape is obtained, the front (magnetic) and back layers are sequentially removed, and the elastic modulus of each combination of two layers is obtained as described above.
www.cetr.com /Brochures/elastic_modulus.htm   (280 words)

 Search Results for Modulus - Encyclopædia Britannica
For a long, thin solid the appropriate modulus is the Young's, or stretching, modulus (the ratio of the applied stretching force per unit area of the solid to the resulting change in length per unit...
For a liquid medium, the appropriate modulus is the bulk modulus, so that the speed of sound is equal to the square root of the ratio of the bulk modulus (B) to the equilibrium density (), as shown...
The simplest type of stress-strain relation is that of the linear elastic solid, considered in circumstances for which u/X<< 1 and for isotropic materials, whose mechanical response is independent...
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 Young's Modulus,Macintosh,Windows
YOUNG'S MODULUS 6.45 is here by the author of X-Plane
Young's Modulus is the STRESS of a material divided by it's STRAIN.
That is how much the material YIELDS for each pound of load put on it.
www.youngsmodulus.com   (496 words)

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