An Introduction to Continuum Mechanics (Mathematics in by Morton Gurtin

By Morton Gurtin

This ebook offers an advent to the classical theories of continuum mechanics; specifically, to the theories of perfect, compressible, and viscous fluids, and to the linear and nonlinear theories of elasticity. those theories are very important, not just simply because they're acceptable to a majority of the issues in continuum mechanics coming up in perform, yet simply because they shape an exceptional base upon which you'll with ease build extra complicated theories of fabric habit. additional, even though consciousness is proscribed to the classical theories, the remedy is glossy with an enormous emphasis on foundations and structure

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