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Mechanics of Natural Solids

Editors: Kolymbas, Dimitrios, Viggiani, Gioacchino (Eds.)

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  • Presents the lectures of the Symposium on Mechanics of Natural Solids given in September 2009 at Horto, Greece
  • Delivers a paradigm for the interconnection of the mechanics of soil, rock, ice and snow
  • Presented lectures are of fundamental character
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This book presents the lectures of the Symposium on Mechanics of Natural Solids, hold from 7th to 9th September 2009 in Horto, Greece. It delivers a paradigm for the interconnection of the mechanics of soil, rock, ice and snow and also for the interdisciplinary character of the related research. Therefore, the presented lectures are of fundamental character and address the possible interfaces and the fascinating contents of the several subjects.

Table of contents (13 chapters)

Table of contents (13 chapters)
  • Sand as an archetypical natural solid

    Pages 1-26

    Kolymbas, Dimitrios

  • The Physics of Granular Mechanics

    Pages 27-46

    Jiang, Yimin (et al.)

  • Are we there yet? Following the energy trail in cohesionless granular solids

    Pages 47-83

    Tordesillas, Antoinette (et al.)

  • Micromechanical alternatives to phenomenological hardening plasticity

    Pages 85-104

    Einav, Itai (et al.)

  • Mechanisms of localized deformation in geomaterials: an experimental insight using full-field measurement techniques

    Pages 105-125

    Viggiani, Gioacchino

Buy this book

eBook $129.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-642-03578-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $219.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-642-03577-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $169.99
price for Mexico
  • ISBN 978-3-642-42076-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Mechanics of Natural Solids
Editors
  • Dimitrios Kolymbas
  • Gioacchino Viggiani
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-03578-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-03578-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-03577-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-42076-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 296
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