Materially Uniform Simple Bodies with Inhomogeneities

  • Walter Noll


The basic concepts of the theory of simple materials have been introduced in reference [1] (see also the exposition in [2], Chapter C III). Here I present a detailed study of the structure of bodies that consist of a uniform simple material yet are not necessarily homogeneous.


Material Point Tensor Field Riemannian Structure Affine Connection Material Uniformity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Walter Noll
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  1. 1.Carnegie-Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA

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