Classical Fluid Mechanics

Classical Fluid Mechanics

This textbook primarily explains the construction of classical fluid model to readers in a holistic manner and the way it is constructed. Secondly, the book also demonstrates some possible ...
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Bodies and Their Characteristics

Pp. 1-18 (18)

M. Belevich

Abstract

This introductory chapter tries to explain what we are going to do, what do notions such as fluid and a model of a physical phenomenon mean, what for, such models are developed, and what features of a phenomenon a model should be necessarily able to describe and so on.

Keywords:

Body, Body configuration, Coordinate basis, Event, Fluid, Force, Frame of reference, Mass, Model, Motion, Place, Space-time continuum, System of coordinates, Trajectory, World-line.

Affiliation:

St.Petersburg Russia.