Geometry for mechanics

A. Souslov, V. Vitelli

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Abstract

The mechanics of many materials can be modelled by a network of balls connected by springs. A bottom-up approach based on differential geometry now captures changes in mechanics upon network growth or merger, going beyond the linear deformation regime.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)623-624
Number of pages2
JournalNature Physics
Volume15
Issue number7
Early online date1 Apr 2019
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2019

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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