GEO 558 P/D/F Only
Seismology Seminar - Quantitative Seismology
Geometrical description of continuum mechanics. Motion; spatial or Eulerian versus convected or Lagrangrian coordinates; metric, deformation rate, vorticity; strain; spin; stress; conservation laws. Tools from differential geometry include vectors, one-forms and general tensors; covariant, material, exterior and Lie derivatives; differential forms and integration.
Sample reading list:
See instructor for complete list
Not Open to Freshmen.
|27959||S01||2:00 pm - 3:30 pm||T Th||Guyot Hall 220||Enrolled:2 Limit:20|