Mathematical Models of Granular Matter, Paperback / softback Book

Mathematical Models of Granular Matter Paperback / softback

Part of the Lecture Notes in Mathematics series

Description

Granular matter displays a variety of peculiarities that distinguish it from other appearances studied in condensed matter physics and renders its overall mathematical modelling somewhat arduous.

Prominent directions in the modelling granular flows are analyzed from various points of view.

Foundational issues, numerical schemes and experimental results are discussed.

The volume furnishes a rather complete overview of the current research trends in the mechanics of granular matter.

Various chapters introduce the reader to different points of view and related techniques.

New models describing granular bodies as complex bodies are presented.

Results on the analysis of the inelastic Boltzmann equations are collected in different chapters.

Gallavotti-Cohen symmetry is also discussed.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 216 pages, 2 Tables, black and white; 38 Illustrations, black and white; XVI, 216 p. 38 illus.
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. K
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Mathematics
  • ISBN: 9783540782766

£40.99

£33.85

 
Free Home Delivery

on all orders

 
Pick up orders

from local bookshops

Also in the Lecture Notes in Mathematics series   |  View all