Mechanics of Solids

, Volume 53, Issue 3, pp 256–261 | Cite as

Relativistic Theory of Elasticity

  • V. V. VasilievEmail author
  • L. V. Fedorov


The article deals with the construction of the theory of elasticity for a medium in a gravitational field described by the equations of the general theory of relativity. As an application, we consider a problem with spherical symmetry.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Ishlinsky Institute for Problems in Mechanics RASMoscowRussia

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