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Module 8 - Balance of Linear Momentum

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Slide Index

Slide 1 - Balance of Linear Momentum I
Slide 2 - Balance of Linear Momentum
Slide 3 - Forces
Slide 4 - Forces (revisited)
Slide 5 - Balance of linear momentum - mathematical statement
Slide 6 - Balance of linear momentum - mathematical statement (continued)
Slide 7 - Local Equilibrium
Slide 8 - Local Equilibrium - proof (continued)
Slide 9 - Stress Tensor
Slide 10 - Stress Tensor (continued)
Slide 11 - Stress Tensor (continued)
Slide 12 - Stres Tensor (continued)
Slide 13 - Balance of linear momentum I - summary


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Module 8 - Balance of linear momentum I

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Balance of Linear Momentum

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Forces

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Forces (revisited)

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Balance of linear momentum - mathematical statement

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Balance of linear momentum - mathematical statement (continued)

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Local Equilibrium

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Local Equilibrium - proof (continued)

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Stress Tensor

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Stress tensor (continued)

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Stress Tensor (continued)

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Stres Tensor (continued)

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Balance of linear momentum I - summary

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