Quantum Mechanics – Sokolov, Loskutov, Ternov

In this post, we  will see the book Quantum Mechanics by A. A. Sokolov, T. M. Loksutov, I. M. Ternov. About the book This book is specifically a “textbook” for learning the physical content of quantum mechanics. There is a pleasing progression from the gross quantum effects (blackbody radiation, photoelectric effect, specific heats) to typical […]

Quantum Mechanics – Sokolov, Loskutov, Ternov

Problems of Mathematical Physics (with Solutions) – Misyurkeyev

In this post, we will see the book Problems In Mathematical Physics With Solutions by I. V. Misyurkeyev. About the book This collection of problems and exercises in the methods of mathematical physics is designed to fit the present curriculum of the departments of physics and mathematics in universities and other institutes of higher education. […]

Problems of Mathematical Physics (with Solutions) – Misyurkeyev

Manual of the Theory of Elasticity, by V.G. Rekach

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

Elementary Particles – Sokolov

In this post, we will see the book Elementary Particles by A. A. Sokolov. About the book The book introduces ideas of quantum mechanics and elementary particles. The book first discusses the concept of elementary particles, and then proceeds to covering the prediction of the positron by Dirac and its experimental discovery. Next, the selection […]

Elementary Particles – Sokolov

The Propagation of Electromagnetic Waves in Plasmas – Ginzburg

In this post, we will see a book by Vitaly Ginzburg titled The Propagation of Electromagnetic Waves in Plasmas. About the book In recent years increasing attention has been given to plasmas, plasma dyna­ mics, and yarious processes occurring in plasmas. An important problem in this field is the study of the propagation in plasmas […]

The Propagation of Electromagnetic Waves in Plasmas – Ginzburg