Encyclopedia of Continuum Mechanics

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| Editors: Holm Altenbach, Andreas Öchsner

Knowles, James Kenyon

  • Rohan AbeyaratneEmail author
  • Stewart Silling
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-53605-6_300-1

Knowles, James Kenyon (April 14th, 1931 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA; †November 1th, 2009 in Sierra Madre, California, USA) was a distinguished applied scientist in the field of continuum mechanics. He made lasting contributions to a broad range of problems in the linear and nonlinear theories of elasticity.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA
  2. 2.Multiscale Science DepartmentSandia National LaboratoriesAlbuquerqueUSA

Section editors and affiliations

  • Holm Altenbach
    • 1
  1. 1.Fakultät für Maschinenbau, Institut für MechanikOtto-von-Guericke-Universität MagdeburgMagdeburgGermany