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Recommended References on Biomechanics

Denny, Mark W. 1988. Biology and the Mechanics of the Wave-Swept Environment. Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey.

Denny, Mark W. 1993. Air and Water: The Biology and Physics of Life's Media. Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey.

Gere, James M. & Timoshenko, Stephen P. 1990. Mechanics of Materials. Third Edition. PWS Publishing Company, Boston, Massachusetts.

Street, Robert L. 1996. Elementary Fluid Mechanics. Seventh Edition. John Wiley & Sons, New York.

Vogel, Steven. 1988. Life's Devices: The Physical Word of Animals and Plants. Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey.

Vogel, Steven. 1994. Life in Moving Fluids: The Physical Biology of Flow. Second Edition. Princeton University Press, Princeton. New Jersey.

Wainwright, S.A., W.D. Biggs, J.D. Currey, J.M. Gosline. 1976. Mechanical Design in Organisms. Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey.


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