184 books (10 pages) in this category

The Story Of Innovation: How Yesterday's Discoveries Lead to Tomorrow's Breakthroughs

by James S. Trefil

Written for science geeks and everyone curious about the world around us, this comprehensive sweep through modern science and technology is a solid family reference, covering the most important innovations and inventions in engineering, physics,

ISBN: 9781426217050

Binding: Hardback

Materials and Human History from the Stone Age to the Age of Silicon

by Stephen L. Sass

Demonstrates the way in which the discovery, application, and adaptation of materials has shaped the course of human history and the routines of our daily existence. ...

ISBN: 9781611454017

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

Theory of Structural Transformations in Solids

by ARMEN G KHACHATURYAN

Addressing both theoretical and practical aspects of phase transformation in alloys, this text formulates significant aspects of the quantitative metallurgy of phase transformations. It further applies solid-state theoretical concepts to ...

ISBN: 9780486462806

Binding: Paperback

by BRUNO A. BOLEY

Elevated temperatures and extreme temperature gradients arise in a large variety of engineering problems, and often produced thermal stresses and thermal deformations that crucially affect the life of the materials and the systems involved. ...

ISBN: 9780486695792

Binding: Paperback

by R. M. CHRISTENSEN

This comprehensive text, featuring the integration of numerous theoretical developments, offers a complete, consistent description of the linear theory of the viscoelastic behavior of materials. Relevant theoretical formulations are derived from

ISBN: 9780486428802

Binding: Paperback

by IRA H. ABBOTT

""Most useful in working with wing sections and methods for using section data to predict wing characteristics . . . much detailed geometric and aerodynamic data."" - Mechanical EngineeringThe first edition of this work has been corrected and ...

ISBN: 9780486605869

Binding: Paperback

Edison to Gates

by Lightning Guides

Lightning Guides' Titans of Tech: Edison to Gates explores the curiosity, creativity and improvement of American technology throughout the 20th and 21st century. Covering some of technology's biggest names from Thomas Edison to Bill Gates, and ...

ISBN: 9781942411352

Binding: Paperback

Topics in Systems Engineering BK/CD

by Howard Eisner

Suitable for system engineers or those involved with system-based projects, this book provides an overview of systems-level concepts and techniques in the context of an integrated, design-oriented framework. It focuses on the fundamentals of the

ISBN: 9781936420247

Binding: Mixed media product

by BERNHARD H. GOETHERT

Transonic aerodynamics especially in terms of the transonic wind tunnel constitutes a critical chapter of aerodynamic science. This engineering text explores numerous related areas, including wall interference corrections in conventional wind ...

ISBN: 9780486458816

Binding: Paperback

Treatise on the Mathematical Theory of Elasticity

by A. E. H. LOVE

Combining a wealth of practical applications with a thorough, rigorous discussion of fundamentals, this work is recognised as an indispensable reference tool for mathematicians and physicists as well as mechanical, civil, and aeronautical ...

ISBN: 9780486601748

Binding: Paperback

by Kindersley Dorling

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ISBN: 9780241237267

Binding: Paperback

by HARLAND G. TOMPKINS

This text on optics for graduate students explains how to determine material properties and parameters for inaccessible substrates and unknown films as well as how to measure extremely thin films. Its 14 case studies illustrate concepts and ...

ISBN: 9780486450285

Binding: Paperback