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  1. Vectors
  2. Matrices & Tensors
  3. Vector Calculus
  4. Tensor Notation (Basic)
  5. Tensor Notation (Advanced)
  6. Coordinate Transformations
  7. Transformation Matrices
  8. Divergence Theorem
  9. Cylindrical Coordinates


The following pages cover the basic math principles used in continuum mechanics. Topics include vector calculus, linear algebra, tensor notation, and coordinate transformations. Finally, cylindrical coordinates are reviewed to prepare for applications involving tires.