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Introduction to Continuum Mechanics

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ISBN-10: 0521187893

ISBN-13: 9780521187893

Edition: 2011

Authors: Sudhakar Nair

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List price: $52.95
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 3/3/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 252
Size: 7.25" wide x 10.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.990

Sudhakar Nair has taught aircraft structures for over 30 years at the Illinois Institute of Technology. He is a Fellow of ASME, Associate Fellow of AIAA, Member of ASEE, Sigma Xi, as well as Tau Beta Pi. He has authored numerous articles on structural mechanics and applied mathematics and is the author of two previous textbooks Introduction to Continuum Mechanics and Advanced Topics in Applied Mathematics for Engineering and Physical Sciences. He was Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Department Chair and Chair of the Faculty Council at the Illinois Institute of Technology. He received the Barnett award for the best teacher and a special commendation from the AIAA student chapter at IIT.

Introduction
Cartesian tensors
General tensors
Integral theorems
Deformation
Motion
Fundamental laws of mechanics
Stress tensor
Energy and entropy constraints
Constitutive relations
Hyperelastic materials
Fluid dynamics
Viscoelasticity
Plasticity