By Philippe G. Ciarlet
This monograph offers the elemental theorems of differential geometry in 3-dimensional area, together with a radical insurance of floor concept. through a sequence of conscientiously chosen and consultant mathematical types this monograph additionally explains at size how those theorems are utilized in three-d elasticity and in shell idea. The presentation is basically selfcontained, with an exceptional emphasis on pedagogy. particularly, no "a priori" wisdom of differential geometry or of elasticity idea is thought, the single requisites are an affordable wisdom of easy research, useful research, and a few acquaintance with usual and partial differential equations.
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