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Kenneth Burnham
Kenneth Burnham
02:23 Dec-12-2005
Rayleigh and Lamb Waves

I have just started to look into this subject area which i am completely unfamiliar with. I have been told to get myself a copy of 'Rayleigh and Lamb Waves: Physical Theory and Applications' by I.A. Viktorov. Therein lies my problem as it seems to be one of the rarest books out there.

Could anybody suggest where i may be able to purchase of borrow this book?

Also, are there other books and/or papers that may help as an introduction to the maths involved?

Thanks


 
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Dr. Sotirios J. vahaviolos
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MISTRAS Group, Inc., USA, Joined Jan 2000, 15

Dr. Sotirios J. vahaviolos

R & D, -
MISTRAS Group, Inc.,
USA,
Joined Jan 2000
15
01:15 Dec-13-2005
Re: Rayleigh and Lamb Waves
----------- Start Original Message -----------
: I have just started to look into this subject area which i am completely unfamiliar with. I have been told to get myself a copy of 'Rayleigh and Lamb Waves: Physical Theory and Applications' by I.A. Viktorov. Therein lies my problem as it seems to be one of the rarest books out there.
: Could anybody suggest where i may be able to purchase of borrow this book?
: Also, are there other books and/or papers that may help as an introduction to the maths involved?
: Thanks
------------ End Original Message ------------

Dr.Victorov's book is out of print for years.You might try Amazon and put a request.Books appear at times from various sellers.In case you want a specific section I will be delighted to copied foy you and pdf it for you.Did you also try Prof. Joe Rose's new book on Lamb Waves and more ? Good luck to you. Sotirios


 
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Christophe Mattei
Christophe Mattei
02:50 Dec-13-2005
Re: Rayleigh and Lamb Waves
Joseph L. Rose's book "Ultrasonic waves in solid media" covers surface and guided waves nicely and with some useful practical considerations. The maths hasn't changed since Viktorov's time though.


----------- Start Original Message -----------
: I have just started to look into this subject area which i am completely unfamiliar with. I have been told to get myself a copy of 'Rayleigh and Lamb Waves: Physical Theory and Applications' by I.A. Viktorov. Therein lies my problem as it seems to be one of the rarest books out there.
: Could anybody suggest where i may be able to purchase of borrow this book?
: Also, are there other books and/or papers that may help as an introduction to the maths involved?
: Thanks
------------ End Original Message ------------




 
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Biju N
Biju N
00:03 Dec-23-2005
Re: Rayleigh and Lamb Waves
I happened to see this site. Try your luck.
electronics-forum.net

RAYLEIGH AND LAMB WAVES ? PHYSICAL THEORY AND APPLICATIONS by Igor
Aleksandrovich Viktorov. Published by Plenum Press in 1967. Library of
Congress Catalog Card Number 67-10537. Hardback in Very Good
condition. From Professor Richard A Rhodes II's personal library as
proven by his bookplate on the inside cover.
$55.00.


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