Stress waves

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The Mechanical and Thermodynamical Theory of Plasticity
CRC Press (2012)

Born out of 15 years of courses and lectures on continuum mechanics, nonlinear mechanics, continuum...

Internal Friction of Materials

The author presents important new results for the relationship between internal friction and the...

Centrifugal Pumps and Allied Machinery

This book will be of vital interest to all engineers and designers concerned with centrifugal pumps...

Three-Dimensional Problems of Elasticity and Thermoelasticity

North-Holland Series in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, Volume 25: Three-Dimensional Problems of...

Generalized Plasticity

Generalized Plasticity deals with the plasticity of materials and structures. It is an expansion of...

Plasticity of Pressure-Sensitive Materials

Classical plasticity theory of metals is independent of the hydrostatic pressure. However if the...

Amplification of Nonlinear Strain Waves in Solids

This book treats two problems simultaneously: sequential analytical consideration of nonlinear...

Principles of Hyperplasticity: An Approach to Plasticity Theory Based on Thermodynamic Principles

Principles of Hyperplasticity

An Approach to Plasticity Theory Based on Thermodynamic Principles


Principles of Hyperplasticity is concerned with the theoretical modelling of the behaviour of...

Variational Models and Methods in Solid and Fluid Mechanics

This book presents three fundamental aspects of the variational formulation of mechanics: physical,...