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Understanding the Magic of the Bicycle

Basic scientific explanations to the two-wheeler's mysterious and fascinating behavior

by Joseph W Connolly

<p>The bicycle is a common, yet unique mechanical contraption in our world. In spite of this, the bike's physical and mechanical principles are understood by a select few. You do not have to be a genius to join this small group of people who ...

ISBN: 9781681744421

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Vibration Analysis, Instruments, and Signal Processing

by Kumar Sinha, Jyoti

<P><STRONG><EM>Provides Typical Abstract Representations of Different Steps for Analyzing Any Dynamic System</EM></STRONG></P> <P></P> <P>Vibration and dynamics are common in everyday life, and the use of vibration measurements, tests, and ...

ISBN: 9781482231458

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Vibration Monitoring, Testing, and Instrumentation

by de Silva, Clarence W.

Controlling a system's vibrational behavior, whether for reducing harmful vibrations or for enhancing useful types, is critical to ensure safe and economical operation as well as longer structural and equipment lifetimes. A related issue is the ...

ISBN: 9781420053203

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Vibration of Plates

by Chakraverty, Snehashish

Plates are integral parts of most engineering structures and their vibration analysis is required for safe design. Vibration of Plates provides a comprehensive, self-contained introduction to vibration theory and analysis of two-dimensional ...

ISBN: 9781420053968

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Vibration Problems in Machines: Diagnosis and Resolution

by Lees, Arthur W.

<P><STRONG>Vibration Problems in Machines: Diagnosis and Resolution</STRONG> explains how to infer information about the internal operations of rotating machines from external measurements. In doing so, the book examines the vibration signals ...

ISBN: 9781498726757

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Vibration: Fundamentals and Practice, Second Edition

by de Silva, Clarence W.

Maintaining the outstanding features and practical approach that led the bestselling first edition to become a standard textbook in engineering classrooms worldwide, Clarence de Silva's Vibration: Fundamentals and Practice, Second Edition ...

ISBN: 9781439833315

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Vibrations and Acoustic Radiation of Thin Structures

Physical Basis, Theoretical Analysis and Numerical Methods

by Paul J. T. Filippi

<p>Sound is produced by vibrations and as such can be dampened or augmented based on materials selection. This title looks at the effects of sound and vibration on thin structures and details how damage may be avoided, acoustical effects ...

ISBN: 9781118623282

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Wall Turbulence Control

by Sedat Tardu

<p>Wall turbulence control is a major subject, the investigation of which involves significant industrial, environmental and fundamental consequences. <em>Wall Turbulence Control</em> addresses recent advances achieved in active and passive wall

ISBN: 9781119009054

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Water on Earth

Physicochemical and Biological Properties

by Christophe Lécuyer

<p>The presence of water on Earth is discussed in this book using various theories about its origin as a basis. These theories include a massive degassing of the primitive parent bodies that built our planet as well as a late addition from ...

ISBN: 9781118574935

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Wave Propagation in Fluids

Models and Numerical Techniques

by Vincent Guinot

<p>This second edition with four additional chapters presents the physical principles and solution techniques for transient propagation in fluid mechanics and hydraulics. The application domains vary including contaminant transport with or ...

ISBN: 9781118587638

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Wave Propagation in Fluids

Models and Numerical Techniques

by Vincent Guinot

<p>This book presents the physical principles of wave propagation in fluid mechanics and hydraulics. The mathematical techniques that allow the behavior of the waves to be analyzed are presented, along with existing numerical methods for the ...

ISBN: 9781118623619

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Wood Fracture Characterization

by Marcelo F. S. F. de Moura & Nuno Dourado

<p><em>Wood Fracture Characterization</em> provides a guide to the application of modern fracture mechanics concepts to wood materials used in structural engineering, which commonly involve discontinuities and irregularities. The authors cover ...

ISBN: 9781351106955

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XFEM Fracture Analysis of Composites

by Soheil Mohammadi

<p>This book describes the basics and developments of the new XFEM approach to fracture analysis of composite structures and materials. It provides state of the art techniques and algorithms for fracture analysis of structures including numeric ...

ISBN: 9781118443385

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