Chapter 16 Continuum Mechanics

Classical Mechanics II

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Section 16.1 - Transverse Motion of a Taut String

Section 16.3 - Boundary Conditions; Waves on a Finite String

Section 16.4 - The Three-Dimensional Wave Equation

Section 16.6 - Stress and Strain: The Elastic Moduli

Section 16.9 - Relation between Stress and Strain: Hooke's Law

Section 16.10 - The Equation of Motion for an Elastic Solid

Section 16.11 - Longitudinal and Transverse Waves in a Solid

Section 16.12 - Fluids: Description of the Motion