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Mechanics of materials



Mechanics of materials is a field of study at the boundary of two disciplines, Applied mechanics and Materials Science and Engineering, focussing on relations between the mechanical behavior of materials and their microstructures.

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  • J.E. Gordon, "The New Science of Strong Materials", Princeton, 1984.
  • M.F. Ashby, "Materials Selection in Design", Pergamon, 1992.
  • A.H. Cottrell, "Mechanical Properties of Matter", Wiley, New York, 1964.
 
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