There are lots of great material on Solid Mechanics subject in the internet, buts its always a challenge to figure out a ready list of top books on Solid Mechanics that one can refer to immediately. Even though online materials are good, but nothing can beat the depth of coverage that a book can offer. Hence, we researched the list of Solid Mechanics books which are used by students worldwide and came up with top 10 Book Recommendations on Solid Mechanics subject. These books can be used as a great starting point for anyone studying Solid Mechanics and can also be used as a ready reference for Under-Graduate and Post-Graduate programs.
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Here is the full list of best reference books on Solid Mechanics.
|1. “An Introduction to Mechanics of Solids” by S.H. Crandall, N.C. Dahl and S.J.Lardner|
|2. “Introduction to Solid Mechanics” by Shames/ Pitarresi|
|3. “Solid Mechanics” by S.M.A. Kazimi
Book Review: The book provides detailed information on material properties and the theories of stress and strain. It also stresses the importance of fundamentals of structures thereby providing practical approach to for the design and analysis of problems. The book also contains many exercises which contains solved and unsolved problems.
|4. “Mechanics of Materials” by Gere J. M.|
|5. “Theory of Elasticity” by Timoshenko S.P. and Goodier J.N.|
|6. “Introduction to Solid Mechanics” by James M. Pitarresi, Irving H. Shames|
|7. “Solid Mechanics” by William F. Hosford|
|8. ” Advanced Mechanics of Solids ” by Srinath|
|9. “Solid Mechanics” by Clive L. Dym, Irving H. Shames|
|10. “Engineering Mechanics of Solids” by Egor P. Popov|
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