Applied Mechanics Books

Wednesday, January 18, 2006

Thin Film Materials

ShaoFan Li(li@newton.berkeley.edu ):

I recommend an excellent book on thin film mechanics:
Thin Film Materials --- Stress, Defect Formation and Surface Evolution By L. B. Freund and S. Suresh, Cambridge University Press, 2003.

Friday, January 13, 2006

Nonlinear Finite Elements for Continua and Structures

By Ted Belytschko, Wing Kam Liu, Brian Moran

I like this book myself. At amazon.com, the book has receieved 4 stars, and 10 customer reviews.