207 books (11 pages) in this category

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

Fractal and Trans-scale Nature of Entropy: Towards a Geometrization of Thermodynamics

by Conde

ISBN: 9781785481932

Binding: Hardback

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

Fundamentals of Chemical Reaction Engineering

by MARK E. DAVIS

Appropriate for a one-semester undergraduate or first-year graduate course, this text introduces the quantitative treatment of chemical reaction engineering. It covers both homogeneous and heterogeneous reacting systems and examines chemical ...

ISBN: 9780486488554

Binding: Paperback

Fundamentals of Dynamics and Analysis of Motion

by MARCELO R. M. CRESPO DA SILVA

Designed for a first-year graduate-level or senior course in dynamics for students in engineering and physics, this text will also be useful for self-study and as a reference book for students working in this area. Prerequisites include previous

ISBN: 9780486797373

Binding: Paperback

Fundamentals of Hydro- and Aeromechanics

by LUDWIG PRANDTL

This well-known standard work is an expansion by O. G. Tietjens of a famous series of lectures delivered by Professor Prandtl at the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute for Flow Research. Based on Prandtl's own work, it combines a considerable amount of ...

ISBN: 9780486603742

Binding: Paperback

Fundamentals of the Theory of Plasticity

by L. M. KACHANOV

Based on the author's series of lectures at the Mechanics-Mathematics Faculty of the University of Leningrad, this text is primarily concerned with the plastic deformation of metals at normal temperatures, as applied to the strength of machines ...

ISBN: 9780486435831

Binding: Paperback