In mechanics of solids, the term “capital E” refers to the modulus of elasticity of a material. This is a measure of a material’s ability to resist deformation under load. The higher the modulus of elasticity, the greater the material’s resistance to deformation.

## Other related questions:

### Q: What does e stand for in mechanics?

A: E stands for energy.

### Q: What does capital e mean in math?

A: In mathematics, “e” refers to the base of the natural logarithm.

### Q: What is the meaning of symbol e?

A: The mathematical constant e is the base of the natural logarithms, approximately 2.71828.