The thermomechanics of plasticity and fracture
Gerard A. Maugin


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Type: eBook
Released: 1992
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Page Count: 368
Format: djvu
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0521394767
ISBN-13: 9780521394765
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This book concentrates on the mathematical theory of plasticity and fracture, and presents it in a thermomechanical framework. It follows the macroscopic, phenomenological approach, which proposes equations abstracted from generally accepted experimental facts, studies the adequacy of the consequences drawn from these equations to those facts, and then provides useful tools for designers and engineers. Many examples of plasticity and fracture are presented, and each chapter concludes with problems for students.


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