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CIV_ENV 417-1: Mechanics of Continua: 1

Quarter Offered

Fall : MWF 10:00-10:50 ; Rudnicki

Prerequisites

None

Description

Introduction to mechanics of continuous media. Cartesian tensors; kinematics of deformable media; stress; balance laws; constitutive relations for selected solids and fluids.

Class Time:

3 hr/wk

textbook

Reddy, J.N. An Introduction to Continuum Mechanics. 2nd ed. Cambridge University Press, 2013

ISBN: 978-1107025431

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