An introduction to problems in the theory of elasticity. You can download the book by clicking here. Contents are as follows:

- Notation
- Chapter I Theory of Stress
- I. Static and Dynamic Equilibrium Equations
- II. Surface Conditions
- III. State of Stress at a Point
- Problems

- Chapter 2 Theory of Strain
- I. Strain Equations in Orthogonal Co-ordinates
- II. State of Strain at a Point
- III. Cesaro’s Formulas
- Problems

- Chapter 3 Basic Equations of the Theory of Elasticity and Their Solution for Special Cases
- I. Orthogonal Curvilinear Coordinates
- II .Rectangular Coordinates
- III. Cylindrical Coordinates
- IV. Spherical Coordinates
- Problems.

- Chapter 4 General Solutions of the Basic Equations of the Theory of Elasticity. Solution of Three-dimensional Problems
- I. Harmonic Equation (Laplace’s)
- II. Biharmonic Equation
- III. Boundary Value Problems for the Harmonic and Biharmonic Equations

IV. Various Forms of the General Solutions of Lame’s Equations - Problems

- Chapter 5 Plane Problem in Rectangular Coordinates
- I. Plane Stress
- II. Plane Strain
- III. Solution of Basic Equations
- Problems

- Chapter 6 Plane Problem in Polar Coordinates
- I. Plane Stress
- II. Plane Strain
- III. Solution of Basic Equations
- Problems

- Chapter 7 Torsion of Prismatic and Cylindrical Bars
- I. Pure Torsion of Bars of Constant Section
- II. Pure Torsion of Circular Bars (Shafts) of Variable Section
- Problems

- Chapter 8 Thermal Problem
- I. Steady-state Thermal Process
- II. Transient Thermal Process
- Problems

- Chapter 9 Contact Problem
- I. The Action of Punches on an Elastic Half-Plane
- II. The Action of Punches on an Elastic Half-Space
- III. Contact Between Two Elastic Bodies
- Problems

- Chapter 10 Dynamic Problem
- I. Simple Harmonic Motion
- II. Propagation of Volume Waves in an Elastic Isotropic Medium
- III. Wave Propagation Over the Surface of an Elastic Body
- IV. Excitation of Elastic Waves by Body Forces
- V. Deformation of Solids Under Centrifugal Forces
- VI. Plane Dynamic Problems
- VII. Thermodynamic Problem

- References
- Author Index
- Subject Index

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