172 books (9 pages) in this category

Statistical Mechanics of Elasticity

by J.H. WEINER

This advanced treatment of elasticity from the atomistic viewpoint offers students and teachers a self-contained text. Its detailed development of the general principles of statistical mechanics leads to a concentration on the principles' ...

ISBN: 9780486422602

Binding: Paperback

by ROGER G. GHANEM

Discrepancies frequently occur between a physical system's responses and predictions obtained from mathematical models. The Spectral Stochastic Finite Element Method (SSFEM) has proven successful at forecasting a variety of uncertainties in ...

ISBN: 9780486428185

Binding: Paperback

by THEODORE V. GALAMBOS

Geared toward graduate students and professionals in structural engineering, this text presents a detailed treatment of the elastic and inelastic behavior of metal beams, columns, beam-columns, and rigid frames. All four topics receive separate ...

ISBN: 9780486802091

Binding: Paperback

by RONALD F. PROBSTEIN

This book, the outgrowth of a graduate course the authors taught at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, was designed to fill an urgent need the training of engineers in the production of synthetic fuels to replace dwindling supplies of ...

ISBN: 9780486449777

Binding: Paperback

Telecommunication Systems Engineering

by WILLIAM C. LINDSEY

This classic graduate- and research-level text by two leading experts in the field of telecommunications is essential reading for anyone working today in space and satellite digital communications and those seeking a wider background in ...

ISBN: 9780486668383

Binding: Paperback

From the Abacus to Artificial Intelligence, 250 Milestones in the History of Computer Science

by Simson L Garfinkel

<p><b>Part of Sterling’s extremely popular Milestones series, this illustrated exploration of computer science ranges from the ancient abacus to superintelligence and social media.</b><br><br>With 250 illustrated landmark inventions, ...

ISBN: 9781454926214

Binding: Hardback

The Creative Destruction of Medicine (Revised and Expanded Edition)

How the Digital Revolution Will Create Better Health Care

by Eric Topol

ISBN: 9780465061839

Binding: Paperback

From the Catapult to the Curiosity Rover, 250 Milestones in the History of Engineering

by Marshall Brain

<DIV><DIV>Engineering is where human knowledge meets real-world problems—and solves them. It's the source of some of our greatest inventions, from the catapult to the jet engine, from the cell phone to the Large Hadron Collider. ...

ISBN: 9781454908098

Binding: Hardback

The Laser That's Changing The World

by Todd Neff

Lidar--a technology evolved from radar, but using laser light rather than microwaves--has found an astounding range of applications, none more prominent than its crucial role in enabling self-driving cars. This accessible introduction to a ...

ISBN: 9781633884663

Binding: Paperback

How to Record Professional Dialog for Film and TV

by Ric Viers

<i>The Location Sound Bible</i> is a complete guide to recording dialog on location. Topics include audio basics, microphone selection, wireless systems, recording and mixing techniques, and the Ten Location Sound Commandments, but it’s more ...

ISBN: 9781615931200

Binding: Paperback

by L. M. MILNE-THOMSON

A classic in its field, this university text and reference book has long been one of the basic works. This is the complete reprinting of the revised (1966) edition which brings the subject up to date, including a complete and probably unique ...

ISBN: 9780486619804

Binding: Paperback

by A. E. GREEN

This highly regarded engineering manual is mainly concerned with three important aspects of elasticity theory: finite elastic deformations, complex variable methods for two-dimensional problems for both isotropic and aeolotropic bodies, and ...

ISBN: 9780486670768

Binding: Paperback

by STEPHEN P. TIMOSHENKO

The best available guide to the elastic stability of large structures, this book introduces the principles and theory of structural stability. It was co-authored by the father of modern engineering mechanics, Stephen Timoshenko, and James Gere, ...

ISBN: 9780486472072

Binding: Paperback

by RICHARD VON MISES

""An outstanding textbook."" - Scientific, Medical and Technical BooksAlmost unsurpassed as a balanced, well-written account of fundamental fluid dynamics, Theory of Flight may still be recommended for a clearer presentation than is to be forced

ISBN: 9780486605418

Binding: Paperback

Theory of Linear Viscoelasticity

by D. R BLAND

This concise introduction to the concepts of viscoelasticity focuses on stress analysis. Three detailed individual sections present examples of stress-related problems. In addition, it explains procedures for model fitting to measured values of ...

ISBN: 9780486462691

Binding: Paperback

Theory of Matrix Structural Analysis

by J. S. PRZEMIENIECKI

This pioneering aerospace engineering text belongs on the shelf of every aerospace and structural engineering graduate student and professional engineer. Originally published in 1968, the treatment remains a valuable guide, tracing each ...

ISBN: 9780486649481

Binding: Paperback

by A. A. ANDRONOV

Widely considered one of the classic books on nonlinear oscillators, this comprehensive volume offers a uniquely detailed and thorough discussion of an important branch of mathematics. Indeed, for mathematicians seeking the physical foundations ...

ISBN: 9780486655086

Binding: Paperback

by RICHARD W. CONWAY

This comprehensive text explores the mathematical models underlying the theory of scheduling. organised according to scheduling problem type, it examines three solution techniques: algebraic, probabilistic, and Monte Carlo simulation by ...

ISBN: 9780486428178

Binding: Paperback