Analogy between Solid Deformation and Fluid Flow

At the fundamental level, the governing equations of fluid mechanics ([relatively LARGER] deformation and kinematics of fluids particles) and structural mechanics ([relatively SMALLER] deformation and kinematics of solid particles) are equivalent.
Navier-Stokes Equation for Solid Mechanics
Navier-Stokes Equation for Solid Mechanics

Navier-Stokes Equation for Solid Mechanics


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