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System Dynamics for Engineering Students Concepts and Applications by Nicolae (Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Alaska Anchorage) Lobontiu System Dynamics for Engineering Students Concepts and Applications
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Engineering system dynamics focuses on deriving mathematical models based on simplified physical representations of actual systems, such as mechanical, electrical, fluid, or thermal, and on solving these models for analysis or design purposes. System Dynamics for Engineering Students: Concepts and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Mechanical Systems Research, Applications & Technology by Seifedine Kadry Mechanical Systems Research, Applications & Technology


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Diesel & Internal Combustion Engines Overview, Performance & Applications by Horace G. Norton Diesel & Internal Combustion Engines Overview, Performance & Applications


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Turbochargers & Turbocharging Advancements, Applications & Research by Evangelos G Giakoumis Turbochargers & Turbocharging Advancements, Applications & Research


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Expert Systems for Fatigue Life Predictions by Ji-Ho Song, Chung-Youb Kim, Jun-Hyub Park Expert Systems for Fatigue Life Predictions
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Finite Physical Dimensions Optimal Thermodynamics 1 Fundamentals by Michel (Professor Emeritus, University of Lorraine, France) Feidt Finite Physical Dimensions Optimal Thermodynamics 1 Fundamentals
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Energy and the environment are inextricably linked to the economy. Thermodynamics therefore seems to be a privileged tool in overcoming the constraints associated with optimization. This first volume reports on an original, contemporary approach leading to optimal solutions in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/08/2017

Non-destructive Testing and Repair of Pipelines by Evgeny N. Barkanov Non-destructive Testing and Repair of Pipelines

This book describes efficient and safe repair operations for pipelines, and develops new methods for the detection and repair of volumetric surface defects in transmission pipelines. It also addresses the physics, mechanics, and applications of advanced materials used for composite...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/08/2017

Lamb-Wave Based Structural Health Monitoring in Polymer Composites by Rolf Lammering Lamb-Wave Based Structural Health Monitoring in Polymer Composites

The book focuses especially on the application of SHM technology to thin walled structural systems made from carbon fiber reinforced plastics. Here, guided elastic waves (Lamb-waves) show an excellent sensitivity to structural damages so that they are in the center...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/08/2017

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Foundations of Mechanical Engineering by A. D. Johnson Foundations of Mechanical Engineering

The traditional approach to teaching mechanical engineering has been to cover either mechanics or thermofluid mechanics. In response to the growing trend toward more general modules, Foundations of Mechanical Engineering provides a unified approach to teaching the basic mechanical engineering...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Foundations of Ultra-Precision Mechanism Design by Stuart T. Smith Foundations of Ultra-Precision Mechanism Design

The realm of ultra precision mechanisms, for example in controlling motion to small fractions of a micrometer, is encroaching into many fields of technology. This book aims to provide a bridge for those moving from either an engineering or physics...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Marine Hydrodynamics by J. N. Newman, John (Professor, University of Oslo) Grue Marine Hydrodynamics
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Marine Hydrodynamics is the foundational ocean hydrodynamics text. The book is solidly based on fundamentals, but it also guides the student to an understanding of their engineering applications through its consideration of realistic configurations. --Provided by publisher.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

Advances in Imaging and Electron Physics by Peter W. (Laboratoire d'Optique Electronique du Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CEMES), Toulouse, France) Hawkes Advances in Imaging and Electron Physics
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Advances in Imaging and Electron Physics, Volume 203, merges two long-running serials, Advances in Electronics and Electron Physics and Advances in Optical and Electron Microscopy. It features extended articles on the physics of electron devices (especially semiconductor devices), particle optics...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Blake's Design of Mechanical Joints by Harold Josephs, Ronald L. Huston Blake's Design of Mechanical Joints
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Blake's Design of Mechanical Joints, Second Edition, is an updated revision of Alexander Blake's authoritative book on mechanical joint and fastener design. This revision brings Blake's 1985 volume up-to-date with modern developments in joint design, and recent technological advances in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/10/2017

Stress in ASME Pressure Vessels, Boilers, and Nuclear Components by Maan H. Jawad Stress in ASME Pressure Vessels, Boilers, and Nuclear Components

An illustrative guide to the analysis needed to achieve a safe design in ASME Pressure Vessels, Boilers, and Nuclear Components Stress in ASME Pressure Vessels, Boilers, and Nuclear Components offers a revised and updatededition of the text, Design of Plate...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/10/2017

Stochastic Finite Element Methods An Introduction by Vissarion Papadopoulos, Dimitris G. Giovanis Stochastic Finite Element Methods An Introduction
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The book provides a self-contained treatment of stochastic finite element methods. It helps the reader to establish a solid background on stochastic and reliability analysis of structural systems and enables practicing engineers to better manage the concepts of analysis and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/10/2017

Seals and Sealing Handbook by Robert K. (CEng. MIMechE) Flitney Seals and Sealing Handbook

Seals and Sealing Handbook, 6th Edition provides comprehensive coverage of sealing technology, bringing together information on all aspects of this area to enable you to make the right sealing choice. This includes detailed coverage on the seals applicable to static,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/10/2017

Hydrostatic, Aerostatic and Hybrid Bearing Design by W. Brian (Advanced Manufacturing Technology and Tribology Research Laboratory (AMTTREL) at Liverpool John Moores Universi Rowe Hydrostatic, Aerostatic and Hybrid Bearing Design

Solve your bearing design problems with step-by-step procedures and hard-won performance data from a leading expert and consultant Compiled for ease of use in practical design scenarios, Hydrostatic, Aerostatic and Hybrid Bearing Design provides the basic principles, design procedures and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/10/2017

Advances in Applied Mechanics by Stephane (Computational Mechanics, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg) Bordas Advances in Applied Mechanics
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Advances in Applied Mechanics, Volume 50, draws together recent, significant advances in various topics in applied mechanics. Published since 1948, the book aims to provide authoritative review articles on topics in the mechanical sciences. While the book is ideal for...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Advances in Imaging and Electron Physics by Peter W. (Laboratoire d'Optique Electronique du Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CEMES), Toulouse, France) Hawkes Advances in Imaging and Electron Physics
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Advances in Imaging and Electron Physics, Volume 204, merges two long-running serials, Advances in Electronics and Electron Physics and Advances in Optical and Electron Microscopy. The series features extended articles on the physics of electron devices (especially semiconductor devices), particle...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Control of Power Electronic Converters and Systems by Frede (Professor, Aalborg Universitet) Blaabjerg Control of Power Electronic Converters and Systems
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Control of Power Electronic Converters and Systems examines the theory behind power electronic converter control, including operation, modeling and control of basic converters. The book explores how to manipulate components of power electronics converters and systems to produce a desired...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Piston Engine-Based Power Plants by Paul (Freelance science and technology writer/consultant, UK) Breeze Piston Engine-Based Power Plants
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Piston Engine-Based Power Plants presents Breeze's most up-to-date discussion and clear and concise analysis of this resource, aimed at those working and researching in the area. Various engine types including Diesel and Stirling are discussed, with consideration of economic factors...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Modal Testing A Practitioner's Guide by Peter Avitabile Modal Testing A Practitioner's Guide

The practical, clear, and concise guide for conducting experimental modal tests Modal Testing: A Practitioner's Guide outlines the basic information necessary to conduct an experimental modal test.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/11/2017

Computational Statics Revision Course by Zia Javanbakht, Andreas OEchsner Computational Statics Revision Course
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This revision and work book offers a very specific concept for learning the finite element method applying it to problems from statics of: It skips all the classical derivations and focusses only the essential final results. Based on these `essentials',...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/11/2017

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Introduction to Linear Control Systems by Yazdan (Alma mater: Keio University (Japan), Technical University of Berlin (Germany)) Bavafa-Toosi Introduction to Linear Control Systems
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Introduction to Linear Control Systems is designed as a standard introduction to linear control systems for all those who one way or another deal with control systems. It can be used as a comprehensive up-to-date textbook for a one-semester 3-credit...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/08/2017

High-Conformal Gearing Kinematics and Geometry by Stephen P. Radzevich High-Conformal Gearing Kinematics and Geometry

Presents a Concept That Makes Gear Transmissions Noiseless, Smaller, and Lighter in Weight High-conformal gearing is a new gear system inspired by the human skeleton. Unlike conventional external involute gearing, which features convex-to-convex contact, high-conformal gearing features a convex-to-concave type...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

Energy Principles and Variational Methods in Applied Mechanics by J. N. Reddy Energy Principles and Variational Methods in Applied Mechanics

A comprehensive guide to using energy principles and variational methods for solving problems in solid mechanics This book provides a systematic, highly practical introduction to the use of energy principles, traditional variational methods, and the finite element method for the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/07/2017

Applied Biofluid Mechanics, Second Edition by Lee Waite, Jerry M. Fine Applied Biofluid Mechanics, Second Edition
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Develop better medical devices using the latest fluid mechanics tools and techniques
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Rotating Machinery Research and Development Test Rigs by Maurice L. Adams Rotating Machinery Research and Development Test Rigs

Rotating Machinery Research and Development Test Rigs presents the purpose and development processes for test apparatuses built for Research & Development in machinery technology and product development. Each R & D apparatus is the focus of an entire chapter, with...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/07/2017

The Mechanics of Jointed Structures Recent Research and Open Challenges for Developing Predictive Models for Structural Dynamics by Matthew R.W. Brake The Mechanics of Jointed Structures Recent Research and Open Challenges for Developing Predictive Models for Structural Dynamics

This book introduces the challenges inherent in jointed structures and guides researchers to the still-open, pressing challenges that need to be solved to advance this critical field. The authors cover multiple facets of interfacial mechanics that pertain to jointed structures:...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/07/2017

Statics of Historic Masonry Constructions by Mario Como Statics of Historic Masonry Constructions

Masonry constructions are the great majority of the buildings in Europe's historic centres and the most important monuments of its architectural heritage. Given the age of these constructions, the demand for safety assessments and restoration projects is pressing and constant;...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/07/2017

Mechatronics and the Design of Intelligent Machines and Systems by David Allan Bradley Mechatronics and the Design of Intelligent Machines and Systems

Mechatronics as a discipline has an ever growing impact on engineering and engineering education as a defining approach to the design, development, and operation of an increasingly wide range of engineering systems. The increasing scope and complexity of mechatronic systems...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/07/2017

Thermal Elastic Mechanics Problems of Concrete Rectangular Thin Plate by Xuansheng Cheng Thermal Elastic Mechanics Problems of Concrete Rectangular Thin Plate

This book discusses the thermal-elastic mechanics problems of concrete rectangular thin plate. Using theoretical derivation combined with numerical examples, it explains in detail the analytical solution of the deflection, bending moment, thermal vibration and thermal buckling of concrete rectangular thin...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/07/2017

Automotive Technician Training: Practical Worksheets Level 3 by Tom Denton Automotive Technician Training: Practical Worksheets Level 3

Automotive practical worksheets and assessments for students at Level 3 This Level 3 Student Worksheets book contains tasks that help you develop practical skills and prepare you for assessment. The tasks also reinforce the automotive theory that you will learn...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/07/2017

Print Proceedings of the ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2016) Emerging Technologies; Materials: Genetics to Structures; Safety Engineering and Risk Analys by ASME Print Proceedings of the ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2016) Emerging Technologies; Materials: Genetics to Structures; Safety Engineering and Risk Analys

A printed collection of 105 full-length, peer-reviewed technical papers. Topics include Emerging Technologies; Materials: Genetics to Structures; and Safety Engineering and Risk Analysis.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

Print Proceedings of the ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2016) Transportation Systems by ASME Print Proceedings of the ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2016) Transportation Systems

A printed collection of 29 full-length, peer-reviewed technical papers. Topics include Transportation Systems.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

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