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Balance Laws

  • Constantine M. Dafermos
Part of the Grundlehren der mathematischen Wissenschaften book series (GL, volume 325)

Abstract

The ambient space for the balance law will be ℝ k , with typical point X. In the applications to Continuum Physics, ℝ k will stand for physical space, of dimension one, two or three, in the context of statics; and for space-time, of dimension two, three or four, in the context of dynamics.

Keywords

Weak Solution Open Subset Field Equation Versus Function Shock Front 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Constantine M. Dafermos
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  1. 1.Division of Applied MathematicsBrown UniversityProvidenceUSA

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