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By Karan S. Surana


Explore the Computational equipment and Mathematical types which are attainable via Continuum Mechanics Formulations



Mathematically difficult, but additionally rigorous, distinctive, and written utilizing very transparent language, Advanced Mechanics of Continua provides a radical knowing of continuum mechanics. This ebook explores the basis of continuum mechanics and constitutive theories of fabrics utilizing comprehensible notations. It doesn't follow one particular shape, yet in its place offers a mixture of notations that whereas repeatedly are assorted than these utilized in present perform, are a typical selection for the knowledge that they characterize. The e-book areas unique emphasis on either matrix and vector notations, and provides fabric utilizing those notations each time possible.



The writer explores the improvement of mathematical descriptions and constitutive theories for deforming solids, fluids, and polymeric fluids—both compressible and incompressible with transparent contrast among Lagrangian and Eulerian descriptions in addition to co- and contravariant bases. He additionally establishes the tensorial nature of pressure measures and impression of rotation of frames on quite a few measures, illustrates the actual that means of the elements of traces, offers the polar decomposition of deformation, and offers the definitions and measures of stress.



Comprised of sixteen chapters, this article covers:





  • Einstein’s notation

  • Index notations

  • Matrix and vector notations

  • Basic definitions and concepts

  • Mathematical preliminaries

  • Tensor calculus and variations utilizing co- and contra-variant bases

  • Differential calculus of tensors

  • Development of mathematical descriptions and constitutive theories



Advanced Mechanics of Continua prepares graduate scholars for primary and easy learn paintings in engineering and sciences, offers certain and constant derivations with readability, and will be used for self-study.

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