In structural analysis, does inelastic analyis mean the same thing as non linear analysis?

In structural analysis, does inelastic analyis mean EXACTLY the same thing as non linear analysis?

If not what is the difference?

• Where have you seen these terms used and how were they explained? Apr 16 '20 at 7:19
• Never heard of "inelastic analysis" either. Non linear analysis can mean many things, may not be related to the material itself (which you seem to imply with "inelastic").
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Apr 16 '20 at 8:00