# Advances in Mechanics and Mathematics

From IFORS Developing Countries Online Resources

**Volume 24**

**By: David Y. Gao, Ray W. Ogden and Romesh C. Batra**

**Introduction**

System analysis is a unique ground where almost all mathematical disciplines are closely related and widely applied. Besides, while solving difficult system problems, necessity to create new mathematical directions which in their turn simulate the development of classical chapters of mathematics arises.

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