Constitutive Equations

  • Zdeněk Martinec
Part of the Nečas Center Series book series (NECES)


The equations listed in the preceding chapters apply to any material body that deforms under the action of external forces. Mathematically, they do not, by themselves, have a unique solution because the deformations are not related to internal contact forces.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zdeněk Martinec
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  1. 1.Faculty of Mathematics and PhysicsCharles University in PraguePragueCzech Republic
  2. 2.Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies Geophysics SectionDublinIreland

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