Introduction to Mechanics of Continua
Courier Corporation, 1961 - 230 pages
A classic in the field, this book meets the demands of courses that establish groundwork in hydrodynamics, gas dynamics, plasticity and elasticity, and it provides typical continua problems for nonspecialists. The author addresses the major aspects of continuum studies: geometrical foundations, state of stress, instantaneous motion, fundamental laws, perfect fluids, viscous fluids, visco-plastic and perfectly plastic materials, hypoelastic materials, finite strain, and elastic and hyperelastic materials. The text’s broad converge and numerous applications include more than 160 problems and examples, and the only prerequisites are first- and second-year college calculus. 1961 ed.
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State of Stress
Mohrs representation of states of stress Plane state of stress
Viscoplastic and Perfectly Plastic Materials
Plane plastic flow
Hypoelastic Materials Classical Theory of Elasticity
Hypoelastic materials in the neighborhood of stressfree state
Torsion of cylindrical bars
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According angle axis basic invariants boundary conditions boundary layer Cartesian coordinate system Chapter coefficients considered constant constitutive equation continuum coordinate system corresponding cross section curl cylinder denoted density derivative differential equation discussion elastic equation of motion exterior normal Figure filament follows furnishes grad gradient infinitesimal instantaneous integral linear material line elements material rate obtained orthogonal perfect fluid positive pressure principal axes principal direction principal stresses principal values problem rate of change rate of deformation rectangular Cartesian coordinate relation represents respect rotation scalar field shear line shear rate shearing stress Show specific body force strain tensor stream function stream lines stress components stress field stress rate stress tensor subscripts surface element surface traction symbolic notation symmetric tensor theorem tion transformation Unabridged republication unit vector vanishes variables vector field vector gradient velocity field velocity potential viscous fluid vortex lines vorticity written zero