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First Course in Continuum Mechanics (3rd edition)

First Course in Continuum Mechanics (3rd edition)

By: Y. C. Fung (author)Hardback

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Revision of a classic text by a distinguished author. Emphasis is on problem formulation and derivation of governing equations. New edition features increased emphasis on applications. New chapter covers long-term changes in materials under stress.


1. Introduction. 2. Vectors and Tensors. 3. Stress. 4. Principal Stresses and Principal Axes. 5. Analysis of Deformation. 6. Velocity Fields and Compatibility Conditions. 7. Constitutive Equations. 8. Isotropy. 9. Mechanical Properties of Real Fluids and Solids. 10. Derivation of Field Equations. 11. Field Equations and Boundary Conditions in Fluid Mechanics. 12. Some Simple Problems in Elasticity. 13. Stress, Strain, and Active Remodeling of Structures. Index.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780130615244
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 311
  • ID: 9780130615244
  • weight: 650
  • ISBN10: 0130615242
  • edition: 3rd edition

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