189 books (10 pages) in this category

by LAWRENCE E. GOODMAN

Beginning text presents complete theoretical treatment of mechanical model systems and deals with technological applications. Topics include introduction to calculus of vectors, particle motion, dynamics of particle systems and plane rigid ...

ISBN: 9780486420066

Binding: Paperback

Dynamics of Atmospheric Flight

by BERNARD ETKIN

Geared toward upper-level undergrads, graduate students, and practicing engineers, this comprehensive treatment of the dynamics of atmospheric flight focuses especially on the stability and control of airplanes. An extensive set of numerical ...

ISBN: 9780486445229

Binding: Paperback

Dynamics of Fluids in Porous Media

by JACOB BEAR

This classic work by one of the world's foremost hydrologists presents a topic encountered in the many fields of science and engineering where flow through porous media plays a fundamental role. It is the standard work in the field, designed ...

ISBN: 9780486656755

Binding: Paperback

by ROBERT H., JR. CANNON

A comprehensive text and reference for a first study of system dynamics and control, this volume emphasizes engineering concepts - modeling, dynamics feedback, and stability, for example - rather than mechanistic analysis procedures designed to ...

ISBN: 9780486428659

Binding: Paperback

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