187 books (10 pages) in this category

The Battle over Their Last Invention

by Joel Martin

<p> </p><p></p><div><p>Thomas Edison, closely following the alternative physics work of Albert Einstein and Max Planck, which convinced him that there was an entire reality unseen by the human eye. This led to the last and least known ...

ISBN: 9781510718760

Binding: Hardback

by PEI CHI CHOU

Written for advanced undergraduates and beginning graduate students, this exceptionally clear text treats both the engineering and mathematical aspects of elasticity. It is especially useful because it offers the theory of linear elasticity from

ISBN: 9780486669588

Binding: Paperback

by H. W. LIEPMANN

The increasing importance of concepts from compressible fluid flow theory for aeronautical applications makes the republication of this first-rate text particularly timely. Intended mainly for aeronautics students, the text will also be helpful ...

ISBN: 9780486419633

Binding: Paperback

by Ashlee Vance

"South African born Elon Musk is the renowned entrepreneur and innovator behind PayPal, SpaceX, Tesla, and SolarCity. Musk wants to save our planet; he wants to send citizens into space, to form a colony on Mars; he wants to make money while ...

ISBN: 9780753555644

Binding: Paperback

Energy Methods in Applied Mechanics

by HENRY L LANGHAAR

This comprehensive work presents an integrated and modern treatment of the energy principles of mechanics. An introductory chapter on the general concepts and principles of mechanics is followed by discussions of applications to dynamics of ...

ISBN: 9780486811130

Binding: Paperback

Engineering Analysis of Flight Vehicles

by HOLT ASHLEY

""Written by one of the leading aerospace educators of our time, each sentence is packed with information. An outstanding book. - Private Pilot""Illuminated throughout by new twists in explaining familiar concepts, helpful examples and ...

ISBN: 9780486672137

Binding: Paperback

by RICHARD SHELTON KIRBY

With a minimum of technical detail, and in highly readable style, this book presents a fascinating overview of the development of engineering I Western civilization, from its origins to the twentieth century. The book is organised around the ...

ISBN: 9780486264127

Binding: Paperback

Engineering Magnetohydrodynamics

by GEORGE W. SUTTON

Suitable for advanced undergraduates and graduate students in engineering, this text introduces the concepts of plasma physics and magnetohydrodynamics from a physical viewpoint. The first section of the three-part treatment deals mainly with ...

ISBN: 9780486450322

Binding: Paperback

Engineering Mechanics for Structures

by LOUIS L BUCCIARELLI

This text explores the mechanics of solids and statics as well as the strength of materials and elasticity theory. In addition to introducing the fundamentals of structural analysis, it combines and applies important concepts in engineering ...

ISBN: 9780486468556

Binding: Paperback

by JOHN C DOYLE

An excellent introduction to feedback control system design, this book offers a theoretical approach that captures the essential issues and can be applied to a wide range of practical problems. Its explorations of recent developments in the ...

ISBN: 9780486469331

Binding: Paperback

A Primer

by A. V. Kulkarni

The Finite Element Method is a powerful mathematical tool that has significantly improved both the standard of engineering designs and the methodology of the design process in many industrial applications. This book is an introduction to the ...

ISBN: 9781938549342

Binding: Mixed media product

by THOMAS J. R. HUGHES

This text is geared toward assisting engineering and physical science students in cultivating comprehensive skills in linear static and dynamic finite element methodology. Based on courses taught at Stanford University and the California ...

ISBN: 9780486411811

Binding: Paperback

by PIN TONG

Originally developed to address specific areas of structural mechanics and elasticity, the finite element method is applicable to problems throughout applied mathematics, continuum mechanics, engineering, and physics. This text elucidates the ...

ISBN: 9780486466767

Binding: Paperback

Finite Elements and Approximation

by O. C. ZIENKIEWICZ

A powerful tool for the approximate solution of differential equations, the finite element is extensively used in industry and research. This book offers students of engineering and physics a comprehensive view of the principles involved, with ...

ISBN: 9780486453019

Binding: Paperback

Finite Elements of Nonlinear Continua

by J. T. ODEN

Geared toward undergraduate and graduate students, this text extends applications of the finite element method from linear problems in elastic structures to a broad class of practical, nonlinear problems in continuum mechanics. It treats both ...

ISBN: 9780486449739

Binding: Paperback

by ANGELO MIELE

This classic text analyses the trajectories of aircraft, missiles, satellites, and spaceships subjected to uniform and central gravitational forces, aerodynamic forces, and thrust. Suitable for students and professionals in aerodynamic ...

ISBN: 9780486801469

Binding: Paperback

Foundations of the Nonlinear Theory of Elasticity

by V.V. NOVOZHILOV

One of a rare set of monographs on the nonlinear theory of elasticity, this book is essential reading for students and academicians alike. In fact, as the Bulletin of the A.M.S. noted, ""Students of mechanics will be grateful to the publishers ...

ISBN: 9780486406848

Binding: Paperback

Functional Analysis and Linear Control Theory

by J. R. LEIGH

Functional analysis provides a concise conceptual framework for linear control theory. This self-contained text, geared toward engineering students, demonstrates the subject's unity. It features a wide range of powerful theorems that illustrate ...

ISBN: 9780486458137

Binding: Paperback