2. Fundamental Solutions of the Stokes Equation and the Point-particle Approximation;
3. Beyond Point Particles;
4. Fundamental Solutions for Bounded Geometries;
5. First Effects of Inertia;
6. Thermal Fluctuations and Brownian Motion;
7. Stochastic Differential Equations;
8. Coarse-grained Models of Polymers in Dilute Solution;
9. Rheology and Viscoelastic Flow Phenomena; Appendix. Mathematical Background; References; Index.
Michael D. Graham is the Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor and Harvey D. Spangler Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His research focuses on theoretical and computational studies of the fluid dynamics of complex fluids. Among his recognitions are an NSF CAREER Award, the François Frenkiel and Stanley Corrsin Awards from the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics, and the Kellett Mid-Career Award at UW-Madison. He has served as Associate Editor of the Journal of Fluid Mechanics and Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics. He is co-author of the textbook Modeling and Analysis Principles for Chemical and Biological Engineers.