Continuum Thermomechanics: The Art and Science of Modelling by Gérard A. Maugin, Raymonde Drouot, François Sidoroff

By Gérard A. Maugin, Raymonde Drouot, François Sidoroff

Contributed through world-renowned experts at the social gathering of Paul Germain's eightieth birthday, this designated publication displays the foundational works and the highbrow impression of this writer. It provides the area of contemporary thermomechanics with its impressive wealth of functions to the behaviour of fabrics, no matter if reliable or fluid. The thirty-one contributions persist with an easygoing autobiographical comic strip by way of Paul Germain, and spotlight the ability and richness of a methodological method of the phenomenology of many fabrics. This method combines harmoniously thermodynamics and continuum concept with a purpose to offer exploitable, thermodynamically admissible types of a big number of behaviours and phenomena, together with these of diffusion, thermoelasticity, viscoplasticity, rest, hysteresis, wetting, shape-memory results, progress, part transitions, balance, fracture, shocks, machining of fabrics, microstructured solids, advanced fluids, and so forth.
specifically geared toward graduate scholars, researchers, and engineers in mechanical engineering and fabrics technological know-how, this ebook additionally offers the cutting-edge in an lively box of analysis and opens new horizons in different clinical fields, comparable to utilized arithmetic and utilized physics, due to the highbrow pride and striking potency supplied by means of the recommended strategy.

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For instance in [Kröner, 1960], [Noll, 1972], [Capriz, 1979], one finds the definitions of curvature, wryness and Burgers tensor. In this paper we introduce a measure of the defectiveness of crystal lattice in the present setting which, though different from the quoted ones, fits with our viewpoint. 4 Elastic energy We have briefly noted the reversible nature of transformation E; we make this statement precise by stating that the free energy depends on E locally and instantaneously. Furthermore we assume that, if the Lagrangian curvature is almost null, the process is reversible, while if this curvature becomes large enough, there are irreversible consequences.

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