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By Joanne L. Wegner

This article is meant to supply a latest and built-in therapy of the rules and functions of continuum mechanics. there's a major bring up in curiosity in continuum mechanics due to its relevance to microscale phenomena. as well as being adapted for complex undergraduate scholars and together with a number of examples and routines, this article additionally includes a bankruptcy on continuum thermodynamics, together with entropy creation in Newtonian viscous fluid circulate and thermoelasticity. desktop recommendations and examples are emphasised by using the symbolic mathematical computing application Mathematica (r).

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