Amabile Tatone DISIM  -  Università degli Studi dell'Aquila

Mechanics of Solids and Materials

Course description
Dublin descriptors
Topic outline
Selected bibliography
Class materials
Class notes 2016
Comsol lab
Lecture notes [replaced by class notes]
Placements and Deformations
Rigid and Affine Motions
Power, Forces and Moments
Elastic affine bodies
Linear elasticity for affine bodies
Cauchy continuum
(a.a. 2015-2016)
The course is given in English in the spring semester as part of the Double Diploma Program in Mathematical Modelling in Engineering based on agreements with some european universities.
These notes, either as pdf or html files, can be copied and printed. They are made available to the students for their personal use. Nonetheless anybody who may find them interesting is allowed to make a personal copy. It is stricly forbidden to distribute them unless it is made through a link to the original site ( It is also forbidden to alter the text in any way or to remove the line in small print at the foot margin.
The Mathematica® Notebooks can be copied and executed. It is forbidden to distribute or use them for any purpose different from personal study.
First English version: Feb 19, 2008. Last updated: November 15, 2016.
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