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By Oscar Gonzalez,Andrew M. Stuart

A concise account of assorted vintage theories of fluids and solids, this e-book is for classes in continuum mechanics for graduate scholars and complex undergraduates. completely class-tested in classes at Stanford college and the collage of Warwick, it's compatible for either utilized mathematicians and engineers. the single must haves are an introductory undergraduate wisdom of uncomplicated linear algebra and differential equations. not like so much current works at this point, this e-book covers either isothermal and thermal theories. The theories are derived in a unified demeanour from the elemental stability legislation of continuum mechanics. meant either for school room use and for self-study, each one bankruptcy features a wealth of workouts, with totally labored options to odd-numbered questions. a whole ideas handbook is out there to teachers upon request. brief bibliographies look on the finish of every bankruptcy, pointing to fabric which underpins or expands upon the fabric discussed.

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