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Exploring the Rheology of Soft Glassy Matter

@article{Iovenitti2009ExploringTR,
  title={Exploring the Rheology of Soft Glassy Matter},
  author={Marco Iovenitti},
  journal={arXiv: Statistical Mechanics},
  year={2009}
}
  • M. Iovenitti
  • Published 19 June 2009
  • Materials Science
  • arXiv: Statistical Mechanics
In this paper I will review some of the recent results that have been obtained in the soft glassy materials rhology. I will concentrate my attention on the formulation of two main models for soft materials: Soft Glassy Material (SRG) model proposed by Peter Sollich that quantifies the mechanical response of these systems and predicts aging under suitable conditions and a time recurrence model (called Hopfield-Herz model by me) for earthquakes. I will discuss in particular that if the shear… 

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