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Elastic Modulus

"Elastic Modulus" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Numerical expression indicating the measure of stiffness in a material. It is defined by the ratio of stress in a unit area of substance to the resulting deformation (strain). This allows the behavior of a material under load (such as bone) to be calculated.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Elastic Modulus" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Elastic Modulus" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 146 publications over 17 distinct years, with a maximum of 15 publications in 2012
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