In the last video, the principal stresses were arrived at by asking for extreme values of the stress. In this video, we demonstrate the spectral decomposition of Cauchy’s stress tensor. Different states of stress — uniaxial, biaxial, triaxial, hydrostatic, and shear — are discussed.

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