Notation and Synopsis of Main Results -- Problem of Minimum Resistance to Translational Motion of Bodies -- Newton's Problem in Media with Positive Temperature -- Scattering in Billiards -- Problems of Optimal Mass Transportation -- Problems on Optimization of Mean Resistance -- The Magnus Effect and the Dynamics of a Rough Disc -- Invisible Bodies -- Retroreflectors.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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