...theorem
Wick's theorem states that the Gaussian average of a product can be evaluated from the average of all possible pairings:

20#20

where <...> indicates a Gaussian average.

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...invariant
In nematic elastomers there is an elastic-nematic coupling involving the antisymmetric component of 58#58 and we cannot make this simplification.
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Yong Mao
Wed Apr 30 14:46:27 BST 1997