Providing a basic foundation for advanced graduate study and research in the mechanics of solids, this 2004 treatise contains a systematic development of the fundamentals of finite inelastic deformations of heterogeneous materials.
Princeton University Library
Preface; 1. Geometry; 2. Kinematics; 3. Stress and stress-rate measures and balance relations; 4. Continuum theories of elastoplasticity; 5. Integration of continuum constitutive equations; 6. Finite elastoplastic deformation of single crystals; 7. Finite plastic deformation of granular materials; 8. Average quantities and homogenisation models; 9. Special experimental techniques; Cited authors; Subject index.