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Espinosa, Horacio D. - Nano and Cell Mechanics: Fundamentals and Frontiers, ebook

Nano and Cell Mechanics: Fundamentals and Frontiers

Espinosa, Horacio D.


Research in nano and cell mechanics has received much attention from the scientific community as a result of society needs and government initiatives to accelerate developments in materials, manufacturing, electronics, medicine and healthcare, energy, and the environment. Engineers and scientists

Peierls, R.E. - Quantum Theory of Solids, ebook

Quantum Theory of Solids

Peierls, R.E.


This book develops the subject from the basic principles of quantum mechanics. The emphasis is on a single statement of the ideas underlying the various approximations that have to be used and care is taken to separate sound arguments from conjecture. This book is written for the student

Kolymbas, Dimitrios - Mechanics of Natural Solids, ebook

Mechanics of Natural Solids

Kolymbas, Dimitrios


Table of contents
1. Sand as an archetypical natural solid
Dimitrios Kolymbas
2. The Physics of Granular Mechanics
Yimin Jiang, Mario Liu
3. Are we there yet? Following the energy trail in cohesionless granular solids

Braccini, Muriel - Mechanics of Solid Interfaces, ebook

Mechanics of Solid Interfaces

Braccini, Muriel

From 150,50€

This book introduces basic concepts on mechanical problems related to the presence of solid/solid interfaces and their practical applications. The various topics discussed here are the mechanical characterization of interfaces,

Denier, James P. - Mechanics Down Under, ebook

Mechanics Down Under

Denier, James P.


Material Instabilities in Elastic and Plastic Solids: The Perturbative Approach
Davide Bigoni
2. Modelling Strain Localization by Cohesive (Overlapping) Zones in Tension (Compression): Brittleness Size Effects and Scaling in Material Properties