### Bibliography

*Books on energy methods and the finite element method*:

Reddy, J. N. *Energy and Variational Methods in Applied Mechanics*. 2nd ed. New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons, 2003. ISBN: 047117985X. (Required)

———. *Energy and Variational Methods in Applied Mechanics*. New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons, 1984. ISBN: 047189673X. (Alternative)

Bathe, K. J. *Finite Element Procedures*. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1996. ISBN: 0133173054.

Reddy, J. N. *Introduction to the Finite Element Method*. New York, NY: McGraw Hill, 1993. ISBN: 0070513554.

Rivello, Robert. *Theory and Analysis of Flight Structures*. New York, NY: McGraw Hill, 1969. ISBN: 007052985X.

Shames, Irving H., and Clive Dym. *Energy and Finite Element Methods in Structural Mechanics*. New York, NY: Hemisphere Publishing Corporation, 1985. ISBN: 0070563926.

Hughes, T. J. R. *The Finite Element Method: Linear Static and Dynamic Finite Element Analysis*. New York, NY: Dover, 2000. ISBN: 0486411818.

*Textbooks on material selection, fracture and fatigue*:

Ashby, M. F., and D. R. H. Jones. *Engineering Materials: An Introduction to Their Properties and Applications*. Vol. 1. Burlington, MA: Butterwort-Heinemann, 1996. ISBN: 0750630817.

Anderson, T. L. *Fracture Mechanics: Fundamentals and Applications*. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, 1995. ISBN: 0849342600.