3.2 Shear Stress and Strain Shear Strain  Shear Deformation  General Shear Strain  Shear Stress  Complementary Shear Stress  Shear Modulus  Elastic Shear Strain Energy Density 
» Shear Deformation

» General Shear Strain 


» Shear Stress

The crosssectional area of a 

SHEAR YIELD STRENGTH: the value of shear stress when the shear stressshear strain relationship is no longer linear. 
» Complementary Shear Stress

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» Shear Modulus
For for most metals, n ~ 1/3, which means the G can be approximated:

» Elastic Shear Strain Energy Density
The maximum value of the elastic strain energy is the SHEAR RESILIENCE. It occurs when the stress in the stress reaches the shear yield strength:
