By L. A. Galin (auth.), Prof. G. M. L. Gladwell (eds.)
L.A. Galin's e-book on touch difficulties is a awesome paintings. truly there are books: the 1st, released in 1953 bargains with touch difficulties within the classical concept of elasticity; this is often the person who was once translated into English in 1961. the second one e-book, released in 1980, incorporated the 1st, after which had new sections on touch difficulties for viscoelastic fabrics, and tough touch difficulties; this part has now not formerly been translated into English.
In this new translation, the unique textual content and the mathematical research were thoroughly revised, new fabric has been extra, and the cloth showing within the 1980 Russian translation has been thoroughly rewritten.
In addition there are 3 essays via scholars of Galin, bringing the research as much as date.