Non-linear Elasticity and Theoretical Mechanics: In Honour of A. E. Green by P. M. NaghdiNon-linear Elasticity and Theoretical Mechanics: In Honour of A. E. Green by P. M. Naghdi

Non-linear Elasticity and Theoretical Mechanics: In Honour of A. E. Green

EditorP. M. Naghdi, A. J. M. Spencer, A. H. England

Hardcover | October 1, 1987

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Professor A. E. Green, FRS, is one of the outstanding British research workers in the field on theoretical and applied mechanics. In addition to two well-known books, he is the author of more than 175 publications. This book contains a set of sixteen up-to-date research papers written by anumber of colleagues and friends and cover a range of topics from thermodynamics to problems associated with crystals, linear, nonlinear and fibre-reinforced elastic materials, viscoplastic and granular materials. All the authors are eminent in their respective fields.
P. M. Naghdi is at University of California, Berkeley. A. J. M. Spencer is at University of Nottingham.
Title:Non-linear Elasticity and Theoretical Mechanics: In Honour of A. E. GreenFormat:HardcoverDimensions:286 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.87 inPublished:October 1, 1987Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0198534868

ISBN - 13:9780198534860

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Table of Contents

ForewordQuasistatic cycles in dynamic linear thermoelasticityThe second-order deformation of an incompressible isotropic slab under torsionReversible and non-dissipative processesConvexity consideration for the biharmonic equation in place polars with applications to elasticityBending of a beam or wide stripFinite-amplitude waves in deformed Mooney-Rivlin materialsContinuum theory for biaxial nematic liquid crystalsFourier-transform solution of a Boussinesq problem for a hexagonally aelotropic elastic half-spaceAsymptotic and other estimates for a similinear elliptic equation in a cylinderClosure of an arc crack in an isotropic homogeneous material due to unaxial loadingLinear dynamical stability in constrained thermoelasticity I. Deformation - temperature constraintsLinear dynamical stability in constrained thermoelasticity II. Deformation - entropy constraintsDeformations of an elastic, internally constrained material Part 2: non-homogeneous deformationsFinite deformations of a fibre-reinforced cantilever: distributed-load solutionsGravity flow of a granular material in compression between vertical walls and through a tapering vertical channelOn the dynamical theory of rigid-viscoplastic materials