Two types of models are proposed for describing nonlinear fractional derivative dynamical behavior of viscoelastic materials subject to impulse forces. The models are derived based on the thermodynamic elasticity in terms of entropy and on the “scale-free response of the material” under the basic assumption that the viscoelastic materials consist of stable coils of polymers, which we refer to as blobs. The blobs, which may be connected to each other by chemical bonds or physical bonds, are considered here as the elementary constituent of viscoelastic materials from which the nonlinear fractional derivative models are derived. Responses of individual blobs can determine the net collective response of the viscoelastic material to impulse forces. From the above consideration, two types of models are proposed in which the force elements or the stress elements are connected by the generalized Maxwell law.

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