Mechanics Down Under

Proceedings of the 22nd International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, held in Adelaide, Australia, 24 - 29 August, 2008.

  • James P. Denier
  • Matthew D. Finn

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-119
  2. W. R. Hu, Z. M. Tang
    Pages 85-99
  3. Bram Borkent, Detlef Lohse
    Pages 117-134
  4. Hans-Bernd Mühlhaus, Louis Moresi, Matt Davies, Klaus Gottschald, Alina Hale
    Pages 165-188
  5. Mickael Pailha, Maxime Nicolas, Olivier Pouliquen
    Pages 189-198
  6. Thomas Siegmund, Matthew R. Allen, David B. Burr
    Pages 217-230
  7. J. N. Sørensen, R. Mikkelsen, N. Troldborg, V. L. Okulov, W. Z. Shen
    Pages 231-247
  8. M. D. Thouless
    Pages 249-255
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 257-304

About these proceedings


The 22nd International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ICTAM) of the International Union of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics was hosted by the Australasian mechanics community in the city of Adelaide during the last week of August 2008. Over 1200 delegates met to discuss the latest development in the fields of theoretical and applied mechanics. This volume records the events of the congress and contains selected papers from the sectional lectures and invited lectures presented at the congresses six mini-symposia.


Fluid mechanics ICTAM IUTAM Theoretical and applied mechanics

Editors and affiliations

  • James P. Denier
    • 1
  • Matthew D. Finn
    • 2
  1. 1., Department of Engineering ScienceThe University of AucklandAucklandNew Zealand
  2. 2., School of Mathematical SciencesThe University of AdelaideAdelaideAustralia

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information © Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-94-007-5967-1
  • Online ISBN 978-94-007-5968-8
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