Finite strain theories and comparisons with seismological data

  title={Finite strain theories and comparisons with seismological data},
  author={Frank D. Stacey and B. J. Brennan and R. D. Irvine},
  journal={Geophysical surveys},
All the finite strain equations that we are aware of that are worth considering in connection with the interior of the Earth are given, with the assumptions on which they are based and corresponding relationships for incompressibility and its pressure derivatives in terms of density. In several cases, equations which have been presented as new or independent are shown to be particular examples of more general equations that are already familiar. Relationships for deriving finite strain… 

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