Vectors and Tensors in a Finite-Dimensional Space

  • Mikhail ItskovEmail author
Part of the Mathematical Engineering book series (MATHENGIN)


We start with the definition of the vector space over the field of real numbers \(\mathbb {R}\). A vector space is a set \(\mathbb {V}\) of elements called vectors satisfying the following axioms.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Continuum MechanicsRWTH Aachen UniversityAachenGermany

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