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Description - Mathematical Models for Elastic Structures by Piero Villaggio

Elastic structures, conceived as slender bodies able to transmit loads, have been studied by scientists and engineers for centuries. By the seventeenth century several useful theories of elastic structures had emerged, with applications to civil and mechanical engineering problems. In recent years improved mathematical tools have extended applications into new areas such as geomechanics and biomechanics. This book offers a critically filtered collection of the most significant theories dealing with elastic slender bodies. It includes mathematical models involving elastic structures, which are used to solve practical problems with particular emphasis on nonlinear problems. This collection of interesting and important problems in elastic structures will appeal to a broad range of scientists, engineers and graduate students working in the area of structural mechanics.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521017985
ISBN-10: 052101798X
Format: Paperback
(253mm x 177mm x 36mm)
Pages: 696
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 31-May-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Mathematical Models for Elastic Structures by Piero Villaggio
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