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
• 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