Journal of Elasticity

, Volume 84, Issue 1, pp 1–11 | Cite as

On the Past and Future of Natural Philosophy

  • Walter NollEmail author


Mathematical Concept Modern Natural Philosophy Rational Mechanic Internal Interaction External Frame 
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    V. Matsko and W. Noll, Mathematical Structures of Special Relativity. Written in (1994) 239 pages. Posted on the website
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    W. Noll, Isocategories and Tensor Functors, (1992) 19 pages. Posted on the website
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    W. Noll, The geometry of contact, separation, and reformation of continuous bodies. Arch. Ration. Mech. Anal. 122 (1993) 197–212.zbMATHCrossRefMathSciNetGoogle Scholar
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    W. Noll, A Frame-Free Formulation of Elasticity. Journal of Elasticity 83 (2006) 291–307. Also posted on the website Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Mathematical SciencesCarnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA

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