# Nonlinear fluid dynamics description of non-Newtonian fluids

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...Transiently elastic media such as polymers are under active consideration at present [57, 58, 59, 60]....

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...In this equation, the term (uik∇jvk) + (i ↔ j), important for large strain field and frequently negligible for hard grains, is of geometric origin, see [57, 58, 59, 60] for explanations....

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...On the other hand, non-Newtonian fluids are believed to show non-universal behavior and a host of different empirical models have been proposed [16–21] to cope with the flow rheology of such substances....

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...It is based on (the Gibbsian formulation of) thermodynamics [6, 7], symmetries and well-founded physical principles [8]....

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