Accession Number : AD0649818
Title : AN AXIOMATIC FOUNDATION FOR CONTINUUM THERMODYNAMICS.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : CARNEGIE INST OF TECH PITTSBURGH PA DEPT OF MATHEMATICS
Personal Author(s) : Gurtin,Morton E. ; Williams,William O.
Report Date : JAN 1967
Pagination or Media Count : 70
Abstract : The report presents a complete set of axioms, based upon physically acceptable gross forms of the laws of thermodynamics, which yield appropriate forms of these laws for continuum physics; and find conditions under which these reduce to the classical forms.
Descriptors : (*CONTINUUM MECHANICS, *THERMODYNAMICS), ENTROPY, INEQUALITIES, THEOREMS, HEAT FLUX, MEASURE THEORY, KINEMATICS
Subject Categories : Theoretical Mathematics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE