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Deformation (Smb)

Definition
A change in structural geometry due to force effects, including axial displacement, shear displacement, and rotations. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
Mechanics (Sm)
Narrower Terms
Bending (Smbb)
Buckling (Smbc)
Creep (Smbe)
Distortion (Structures) (Smbj)
Elastic deformation (Smbk)
Flexure (Smbm)
Plastic deformation (Smbp)
Plastic flow (Smbq)
Rutting (Smbr)
Strain (Mechanics) (Smbs)
Tension (Smbv)
Torsion (Smbw)
Warpage (Smbx)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Attenuation (Physics) (Sma)
Degrees of freedom (Smc)
Dynamics (Smd)
Energy (Sme)
Failure (Smf)
Fluid mechanics (Smh)
Force (Smi)
Gravitation (Smk)
Momentum (Smp)
Stability (Mechanics) (Sms)
Statics (Smu)
Stresses (Smv)
Waves (Smw)
Related Terms (Associative)
Defects (Ptq)