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Fedorov A. E., Samartsev V. A., Adamov A. A. On Modelling of the Human Skin. Izvestiya of Saratov University. Mathematics. Mechanics. Informatics, 2007, vol. 7, iss. 2, pp. 57-61. DOI: 10.18500/1816-9791-2007-7-2-57-61

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On Modelling of the Human Skin

Fedorov Andrey Evgenievich, Perm State National Research Polytechnical University, Russia
Samartsev Vladimir Arkad'evich, Perm' State Medical Academy, Russia
Adamov Anatoliy Arsangaleevich, Institute of Continuous Media Mechanics of the Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences

The mechanical properties of the skin at small and finite deformations are investigated. The models are suggested approximating viscoelastic properties of the skin. The constitutive relations for three-dimensional stress-strain state are developed. Models parameters are determined by experiments in uniaxial tension of the skin specimens.

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