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The Mathematical Theory of Plasticity

Series: Oxford Classic Texts in the Physical Sciences

By: R Hill

364 pages, 40 line figs

Oxford University Press

Paperback | Aug 1998 | Edition: 20 | #83384 | ISBN: 0198503679
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First published in 1950, this important book details the mathematical theory underlying the behaviour of plastic materials, especially metals. `...the author has done his work so well that it is difficult to see how it could be bettered.' Engineering


1. Introduction; 2. Foundations of the thoery; 3. General theorems; 4. The solution of plastic-elastic problems I; 5. The solution of plastic-elastic problems II; 6. Plane plastic strain and the theory of the slip-line field; 7. Two-dimensional problems of steady motion; 8. Non-steady motion problems of steady motion; 9. Non-steady motion problems in two dimensions II; 10. Axial symmetry; 11. Miscellaneous topics; 12. Platic anisotropy

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