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Record 39 of 11165
Monograph On Tensor Notations
Author and Affiliation:
Sirlin, Samuel W.(Caltech)
Abstract: Eight-page report describes systems of notation used most commonly to represent tensors of various ranks, with emphasis on tensors in Cartesian coordinate systems. Serves as introductory or refresher text for scientists, engineers, and others familiar with basic concepts of coordinate systems, vectors, and partial derivatives. Indicial tensor, vector, dyadic, and matrix notations, and relationships among them described.
Publication Date: Mar 01, 1993
Document ID:
19930000179
(Acquired Dec 28, 1995)
Accession Number: 93B10179
Subject Category: MATHEMATICS AND INFORMATION SCIENCES
Report/Patent Number: NPO-18250
Document Type: NASA Tech Brief
Publication Information: NASA Tech Briefs (ISSN 0145-319X); 17; 3; P. 113
Publisher Information: United States
Financial Sponsor: NASA; United States
Organization Source: Jet Propulsion Lab., California Inst. of Tech.; Pasadena, CA, United States
Description: In English
Distribution Limits: Unclassified; Publicly available; Unlimited
Rights: No Copyright
NASA Terms: ALGEBRA; CARTESIAN COORDINATES; TENSORS
Availability Source: National Technology Transfer Center (NTTC), Wheeling, WV
Availability Notes: Additional information available through: National Technology Transfer Center (NTTC), Wheeling, WV 26003, (Tel: 1-800-678-6882).
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