Discontinuities, Balance Laws, and Material Momentum

This dissertation presents an analytical study of a class of problems involving discontinuities, also referred to as shocks, propagating through one dimensional flexible objects such as strings and rods. The study entails interrogation of the classical balance laws of momentum, angular momentum, and...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Singh, Harmeet
Other Authors: Engineering Science and Mechanics
Format: Others
Published: Virginia Tech 2019
Online Access:http://hdl.handle.net/10919/86664