Nonlinear Elasticity

Part of the Modeling and Simulation in Science, Engineering and Technology book series (MSSET)


In this chapter we focus on the basics of nonlinear elasticity in order to show its interesting mathematical and physical aspects. Readers who are interested in delving deeper into this subject should refer to the many existing books on it (see, for instance, [1]–[15]).


Boundary Value Problem Linear Elasticity Nonlinear Elasticity Homogeneous Deformation Cauchy Stress Tensor 
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  1. 1.Dipartimento di Matematica e Applicazioni “R. Caccioppoli”Università degli Studi di Napoli “Federico II”NapoliItaly

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