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- CRC Press 2010; US$ 139.95
Introduction Continuum Mechanics in the Twentieth Century The Objective of This Book The Contents of This Book Historical Note Standard Continuum Mechanics Theory of Motion and Deformation Basic Thermomechanics of Continua Examples of Thermomechanical Behaviors Eshelbian Mechanics for Elastic Bodies The Notion of Eshelby Material Stress... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2013; US$ 179.00
This ambitious book offers an overview of the development of continuum mechanics throughout the last century, combining a review of technical progress with an examination of the role played by remarkable individuals and scientific schools and institutions. more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 1999; US$ 141.00
In this invaluable book, macroscopic irreversible thermodynamics is presented in its realm and its splendor by appealing to the notion of internal variables of state. This applies to both fluids and solids with or without microstructures of mechanical or electromagnetic origin. This unmatched richness of essentially nonlinear behaviors is the result... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 179.00
Conceived as a series of more or less autonomous essays, the present book critically exposes the initial developments of continuum thermo-mechanics in a post Newtonian period extending from the creative works of the Bernoullis to the First World war, i.e., roughly during first the ?Age of reason? and next the ?Birth of the modern world?. The emphasis... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2006; US$ 119.00
Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop, Moscow, Russia, from 30 October to 2 November 2001 more...
- Springer US 2006; US$ 119.00
The notion dealt with in this volume of proceedings is often traced back to the late 19th-century writings of a rather obscure scientist, C. V. Burton. A probable reason for this is that the painstaking de ciphering of this author's paper in the Philosophical Magazine (Vol. 33, pp. 191-204, 1891) seems to reveal a notion that was introduced in math... more...
- Springer New York 2010; US$ 219.00
In their 1909 publication Théorie des corps déformables , Eugène and François Cosserat made a historic contribution to materials science by establishing the fundamental principles of the mechanics of generalized continua. The chapters collected in this volume showcase the many areas of continuum mechanics that grew out of the foundational work of... more...
- Springer 2000; US$ 237.00
Contributed by world-renowned specialists on the occasion of Paul Germain's 80th birthday, this text reflects the foundational works and the intellectual influence of this author. It presents the realm of modern thermomechanics with its wealth of applications to the behaviour of materials. more...
- Springer Netherlands 2008; US$ 159.00
This volume presents recent developments in the theory of defects and the mechanics of material forces. Most of the contributions were presented at the International Symposium on Defect and Material Forces (ISDMM2007), held in Aussois, France, March 2007. more...
- Springer 2011; US$ 179.00
This collection on auMechanics of Generalized Continua - from Micromechanical Basics to Engineering Applications" brings together leading scientists in this field from France, Russian Federation, and Germany. The attention in this publication is be focussed on the most recent research items, i.e., - new models, - application of well-known models... more...