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Mechanics of solids books

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Stochastic Crack Propagation Essential Practical Aspects by Giora (Doctor of Sciences, RAFAEL-Armament Development Authority, Haifa, Israel) Maymon Stochastic Crack Propagation Essential Practical Aspects
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Stochastic Crack Propagation: Essential Practical Aspects describes a feature important to the analysis of stochastic crack propagation, starting with essential background theory. Processes, or phenomena, which are of practical importance in the work of design engineers or R&D teams are...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/01/2018

Dislocations and Mechanical Behaviour of Materials by M. N. Shetty Dislocations and Mechanical Behaviour of Materials

Primarily intended for the senior undergraduate and postgraduate students of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering/Mechanical Engineering, the book begins with the description of elementary mechanical testing method and then moves on to the theory of elasticity, the micromechanics of high strain...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/01/2018

Non-Local Partial Differential Equations for Engineering and Biology Mathematical Modeling and Analysis by Nikos I. Kavallaris, Takashi Suzuki Non-Local Partial Differential Equations for Engineering and Biology Mathematical Modeling and Analysis
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This book presents new developments in non-local mathematical modeling and mathematical analysis on the behavior of solutions with novel technical tools.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/12/2017

A Journey Around the Different Scales Involved in the Description of Matter and Complex Systems A Brief Overview with Special Emphasis on Kinetic Theory Approaches by Francisco (Ecole Centrale of Nantes, France) Chinesta A Journey Around the Different Scales Involved in the Description of Matter and Complex Systems A Brief Overview with Special Emphasis on Kinetic Theory Approaches
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This SpringerBrief covers the main scales of description of matter, starting at its finest level, the quantum scale, moving through ab-initio, molecular dynamics, coarse grained approaches, to finish at the scale of kinetic theory models that allows a nice compromise...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/12/2017

A Project-Based Introduction to Computational Statics by Andreas Ochsner A Project-Based Introduction to Computational Statics

This book uses a novel concept to teach the finite element method, applying it to solid mechanics.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/11/2017

Unified Strength Theory and Its Applications by Mao-Hong Yu Unified Strength Theory and Its Applications

It is intended for researchers and graduate students in various fields, including engineering mechanics, material mechanics, plasticity, soil mechanics, rock mechanics, mechanics of metallic materials and civil engineering, hydraulic engineering, geotechnical engineering, mechanical engineering and military engineering.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/11/2017

Advancement of Optical Methods in Experimental Mechanics, Volume 3 Proceedings of the 2017 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics by Luciano Lamberti Advancement of Optical Methods in Experimental Mechanics, Volume 3 Proceedings of the 2017 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics

Advancement of Optical Methods in Experimental Mechanics, Volume 3 of the Proceedings of the 2017 SEM Annual Conference & Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, the third volume of nine from the Conference, brings together contributions to this important area...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/11/2017

The Rotating Beam Problem in Helicopter Dynamics by Ranjan Ganguli The Rotating Beam Problem in Helicopter Dynamics

The book addresses computational methods for solving the problem of vibration, response, loads and stability of a helicopter rotor blade modeled as a rotating beam with flap or out-of-plane bending.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/10/2017

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Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Computational Mechanics 2017 ACOME 2017, 2 to 4 August 2017, Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam by Hung Nguyen-Xuan Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Computational Mechanics 2017 ACOME 2017, 2 to 4 August 2017, Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam

This book provides an overview of state-of-the-art methods in computational engineering for modeling and simulation.This proceedings volume includes a selection of refereed papers presented at the International Conference on Advances in Computational Mechanics (ACOME) 2017, which took place on Phu...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/01/2018

The Science of Baseball Modeling Bat-Ball Collisions and the Flight of the Ball by Terry A. Bahill The Science of Baseball Modeling Bat-Ball Collisions and the Flight of the Ball

This book describes the dynamic collisions between baseballs, softballs, and bats, and the intricate modeling of these interactions, using only Newton's basic principles and the conservation laws of physics. Veteran baseball science author Terry Bahill explains models for the speed...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/01/2018

Introduction To Micromechanics And Nanomechanics (2nd Edition) by Gang (Hong Kong Univ Of Sci & Tech, Hong Kong) Wang, Shaofan (Univ Of California, Berkeley, Usa) Li Introduction To Micromechanics And Nanomechanics (2nd Edition)
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This book presents a systematic treatise on micromechanics and nanomechanics, which encompasses many important research and development areas such as composite materials and homogenizations, mechanics of quantum dots, multiscale analysis and mechanics, defect mechanics of solids including fracture and dislocation...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

Introduction To Micromechanics And Nanomechanics (2nd Edition) by Gang (Hong Kong Univ Of Sci & Tech, Hong Kong) Wang, Shaofan (Univ Of California, Berkeley, Usa) Li Introduction To Micromechanics And Nanomechanics (2nd Edition)
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This book presents a systematic treatise on micromechanics and nanomechanics, which encompasses many important research and development areas such as composite materials and homogenizations, mechanics of quantum dots, multiscale analysis and mechanics, defect mechanics of solids including fracture and dislocation...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/02/2018

Contact Mechanics by J.R. Barber Contact Mechanics

This book describes the solution of contact problems with an emphasis on idealized (mainly linear) elastic problems that can be treated with elementary analytical methods. The target readership for the book includes researchers who encounter contact problems but whose primary...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

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Micro and Nanomechanics, Volume 5 Proceedings of the 2017 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics by LaVern A. Starman Micro and Nanomechanics, Volume 5 Proceedings of the 2017 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics

Micro-and Nanomechanics, Volume 5 of the Proceedings of the 2017 SEM Annual Conference & Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, the fifth volume of nine from the Conference, brings together contributions to this important area of research and engineering.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/10/2017

Residual Stress, Thermomechanics & Infrared Imaging, Hybrid Techniques and Inverse Problems, Volume 8 Proceedings of the 2017 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics by Antonio Baldi Residual Stress, Thermomechanics & Infrared Imaging, Hybrid Techniques and Inverse Problems, Volume 8 Proceedings of the 2017 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics

Residual Stress, Thermomechanics & Infrared Imaging, Hybrid Techniques and Inverse Problems, Volume 8 of the Proceedings of the 2017 SEM Annual Conference & Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, the eighth volume of nine from the Conference, brings together contributions...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/09/2017

High Tech Concrete: Where Technology and Engineering Meet Proceedings of the 2017 fib Symposium, held in Maastricht, The Netherlands, June 12-14, 2017 by D. A. Hordijk High Tech Concrete: Where Technology and Engineering Meet Proceedings of the 2017 fib Symposium, held in Maastricht, The Netherlands, June 12-14, 2017

This book contains the proceedings of the fib Symposium High Tech Concrete: Where Technology and Engineering Meet , that was held in Maastricht, The Netherlands, in June 2017. This annual symposium was organised by the Dutch Concrete Association and the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/08/2017

Crush Mechanics of Thin-Walled Tubes by Dai-heng (Jiangsu University, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Mechanics, Zhenjiang, People's Republic of China) Chen Crush Mechanics of Thin-Walled Tubes
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Thin-walled structures can be used to absorb impact energy during a vehicle collision. Crush Mechanics of Thin-Walled Tubes describes the analysis and design of these lightweight elements and thoroughly explains the deformation behaviors of thin-walled hollow members under crushing loading....
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/07/2017

An Isogeometric Approach to Beam Structures Bridging the Classical to Modern Technique by Buntara S. Gan An Isogeometric Approach to Beam Structures Bridging the Classical to Modern Technique

This book proposes a novel, original condensation method to beam formulation based on the isogeometric approach to reducing the degrees of freedom to conventional two-node beam elements.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/06/2017

Partial Differential Equations Mathematical Techniques for Engineers by Marcelo Epstein Partial Differential Equations Mathematical Techniques for Engineers

This monograph presents a graduate-level treatment of partial differential equations (PDEs) for engineers.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/05/2017

Fatigue and Fracture of Fibre Metal Laminates by Rene Alderliesten Fatigue and Fracture of Fibre Metal Laminates

It is the only book to date on fatigue and fracture of fibre metal laminates (FMLs). The first section of the book provides a general background of the FML technology, highlighting the major FML types developed and studied over the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/05/2017

Sensors and Instrumentation, Volume 5 Proceedings of the 35th IMAC, A Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics 2017 by Evro Wee Sit Sensors and Instrumentation, Volume 5 Proceedings of the 35th IMAC, A Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics 2017

The collection presents early findings and case studies on fundamental and applied aspects of Sensors and Instrumentation, including papers on: Sensor ApplicationsAccelerometer DesignAccelerometer CalibrationSensor Technology
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/04/2017

International Digital Imaging Correlation Society Proceedings of the First Annual Conference, 2016 by Michael Sutton International Digital Imaging Correlation Society Proceedings of the First Annual Conference, 2016

This collection represents a single volume of technical papers presented at the Annual International DIC Society Conference and SEM Fall Conference organized by the Society for Experimental Mechanics and Sandia National Laboratories and held in Philadelphia, PA, November 7-10, 2016.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/03/2017

Concrete Structures Under Projectile Impact by Qin Fang, Hao Wu Concrete Structures Under Projectile Impact
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In this book, the authors present their theoretical, experimental and numerical investigations into concrete structures subjected to projectile and aircraft impacts in recent years.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/03/2017

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