calculus of vectors

calculus of vectors

[′kal·kyə·ləs əv ′vek·tərz]
(mathematics)
That branch of calculus concerned with differentiation and integration of vector-valued functions.
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Among the topics are a review of the algebra and calculus of vectors and tensors, measures of deformation and rate of deformation, Eulerian and updated Lagrangian formulations, two-dimensional and axisymmetric elasto-plastic problems, dynamic elasto-plastic problems, and continuum damage mechanics and ductile fracture.