**Introduction to Tensor Calculus**

by Kees Dullemond, Kasper Peeters

**Publisher**: University of Heidelberg 2010**Number of pages**: 53

**Description**:

This booklet contains an explanation about tensor calculus for students of physics and engineering with a basic knowledge of linear algebra. The focus lies mainly on acquiring an understanding of the principles and ideas underlying the concept of 'tensor'.

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