# Resolve RDF Terms

quantitykind:NormalStress
http://qudt.org/vocab/quantitykind/NormalStress

### Recommended prefix

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Normal Stress
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stress_(mechanics)
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http://www.iso.org/iso/catalogue_detail?csnumber=31889
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$$\sigma = \frac{dF_n}{dA}$$, where $$dF_n$$ is the normal component of force and $$dA$$ is the area of the surface element.
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$$\sigma$$
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Normal stress is defined as the stress resulting from a force acting normal to a body surface. Normal stress can be caused by several loading methods, the most common being axial tension and compression, bending, and hoop stress.