## You are here

# rajan_prithivi's blog

## Stress concentration explained without math equations

Sat, 2018-04-14 23:53 - rajan_prithiviThis VIDEO gives a very intuitive explanation of stress concentration with an analogy and an experimental demonstration.

- Read more about Stress concentration explained without math equations
- Log in or register to post comments
- 608 reads

## Principal Stresses explained with an experiment

Sun, 2018-04-08 23:24 - rajan_prithiviThis video explains the concept of principal stresses using an experiment

- Read more about Principal Stresses explained with an experiment
- 1 comment
- Log in or register to post comments
- 1147 reads

## Visualizing bending and torsional deformation using experiment

Sun, 2018-04-01 11:45 - rajan_prithiviThis video contains an experimental demonstration of a simple bending and torsion and further speculate the nature of stresses induced by the respective loading scenarios

- Read more about Visualizing bending and torsional deformation using experiment
- Log in or register to post comments
- 1167 reads

## von Mises Stress - Motivation, and Its relation to octahedral shear stress and J2 Invariant

Sun, 2018-03-25 22:29 - rajan_prithiviThis video gives a basic introduction to von mises stress, which is widely used in the structural analysis & design.

- Read more about von Mises Stress - Motivation, and Its relation to octahedral shear stress and J2 Invariant
- Log in or register to post comments
- 678 reads

## Isotropic & Kinematic hardening

Wed, 2018-02-28 00:59 - rajan_prithiviThis video gives a basic overview of the most fundamental hardening models of plasticity, which are the isotropic and kinematic hardening

Hope this helps!

- Prithivi

- Read more about Isotropic & Kinematic hardening
- Log in or register to post comments
- 1041 reads

## Basics of plasticity theory in 6 min

Sun, 2017-11-26 00:01 - rajan_prithiviThis video explains the very fundamental points with regard to plasticity theory. It covers the following -

1) Why study plasticity ?

2) Additive decomposition of strain

3) stress and strength

4) Yield condition , flow rule & hardening rule

-Prithivi

- Read more about Basics of plasticity theory in 6 min
- Log in or register to post comments
- 1214 reads

## Overview of solid mechanics

Sun, 2017-10-08 02:07 - rajan_prithivi

This video (LINK) attempts to give the big picture of solid mechanics along with the brief explanation of the constituent topics.

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

This is an educational outreach initiative targeted at all engineers interested in mechanics and seek simpler explanations. Kindly share if you learn something out of this !

Thanks,

Prithivi

- Read more about Overview of solid mechanics
- Log in or register to post comments
- 702 reads

## How are principal planes & eigen vectors of the stress tensor related ? | An intuitive explanation

Sun, 2017-07-23 00:17 - rajan_prithiviTo obtain the principal planes we construct the stress tensor and find the eigen vectors. Here is an attempt to explain it more intuitively rather than the use of the formal mathematical method. Hope you enjoy this video!

---------------------------------

This is an educational outreach initiative targeted at all engineers interested in mechanics and seek simpler explanations. Kindly share if you learn something out of this !

Here is the link to the VIDEO

- Read more about How are principal planes & eigen vectors of the stress tensor related ? | An intuitive explanation
- Log in or register to post comments
- 1095 reads

## What are Principal Stresses (explained without math equations) ?

Sun, 2017-07-02 09:46 - rajan_prithivi

In the following video, I have tried to explain the **concept of principal stress in a** **more physical way and without involving any mathematical equations**, hope you can easily imbibe the concept.

Here is the link to the video : Principal stresses

- Read more about What are Principal Stresses (explained without math equations) ?
- Log in or register to post comments
- 727 reads

## -----

Sun, 2017-07-02 02:21 - rajan_prithivi- Read more about -----
- Log in or register to post comments
- 428 reads

## Failure of brittle materials using simple experiments- Part 2

Mon, 2017-06-26 12:44 - rajan_prithiviHere is my second video, where I tried to explain the concepts of stress state, principal stresses, Mohr circle and failure theories in layman's language and associated these concepts to explain the failure of a brittle material. This is an educational outreach initiative mainly targeted at the undergraduates (mechanical/civil/aerospace and materials engineering) studying mechanics and also other me

- Read more about Failure of brittle materials using simple experiments- Part 2
- Log in or register to post comments
- 1133 reads

## Concept of state of stress in a simple way

Thu, 2017-06-22 14:59 - rajan_prithiviI tried to explain the concept of state of stress in a simple way, here is the link to the video - state of stress

- Read more about Concept of state of stress in a simple way
- Log in or register to post comments
- 1018 reads

## Failure of brittle materials using simple experiments -Part 1

Thu, 2017-06-15 15:50 - rajan_prithiviBelow is the video link to my first lecture video, where in I tried to demonstrate the failure of brittle materials using simple experiments.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yG76IhmKyRY&t=1s

- Read more about Failure of brittle materials using simple experiments -Part 1
- Log in or register to post comments
- 1262 reads

## Recent comments