Products in Civil, Mechanical and Other
|Finite Elements of Nonlinear Continua |
by J. T. Oden
This text treats both theory and applications from a general and unifying point of view, with particular focus on nonlinear problems in finite elasticity, viscoelasticity, heat conduction, and thermoviscoelasticity. 1972 edition.
|Flow-Induced Vibrations: An Engineering Guide |
by Eduard Naudascher, Donald Rockwell
Graduate-level text synthesizes research and experience from disparate fields to form guidelines for dealing with vibration phenomena, particularly in terms of assessing sources of excitation in a flow system. 1994 edition.
|Foundations of the Nonlinear Theory of Elasticity |
by V.V. Novozhilov
Topics include a discussion of theory, the connection between stresses and strains in an isotropic elastic body, and much more. Deductions are explained in the simplest manner for widest accessibility. 1953 edition.
|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 demonstrates the subject's unity with a wide range of powerful theorems. 1980 edition.
|Fundamentals of Air Pollution Engineering |
by Richard C. Flagan, John H. Seinfeld
Rigorous, thorough analysis, geared toward chemical and environmental engineering students, examines combustion, principles of aerosol behavior, theories of removal of particulate and gaseous pollutants from effluent streams, and pollution control strategies. 1988 edition.
|Fundamentals of Chemical Reaction Engineering |
by Mark E. Davis, Robert J. Davis
Introductory treatment covers both homogeneous and heterogeneous reacting systems and examines chemical reaction engineering as well as chemical reactor engineering. Numerous examples of commercial applications will engage and motivate students. 2003 edition.
|Fundamentals of the Theory of Plasticity |
by L. M. Kachanov
Intended for use by advanced engineering students and professionals, this volume focuses on plastic deformation of metals at normal temperatures, as applied to strength of machines and structures. 1971 edition.
|Groundwater and Seepage |
by Milton E. Harr
Logical, analytical approach to solution of groundwater and seepage problems. Coverage of Russian work, advanced engineering mathematics, numerous worked-out examples, over 200 problems.
|A Heat Transfer Textbook: Fourth Edition |
by John H Lienhard, V, John H Lienhard, IV
This introduction to heat and mass transfer for engineering students features worked examples and end-of-chapter exercises. Worked examples and end-of-chapter exercises appear throughout the book, along with well-drawn, illuminating figures.
|History of Strength of Materials |
by Stephen P. Timoshenko
This excellent historical survey of the strength of materials features many references to the theories of elasticity and structure. Covers the pyramids of ancient Egypt to the fortifications of the Greeks and Romans. 245 figures.
|Hydraulics of Groundwater |
by Jacob Bear
This text explores the laws governing the flow and storage of groundwater in aquifers and provides all the necessary tools to forecast the behavior of a regional aquifer system. 1979 edition.
by Werner Goldsmith
Well-organized text examines stereomechanical impact; vibrational aspects of impact; contact phenomena produced by impact of elastic bodies; dynamic processes involving plastic strains; other aspects of impact theory. 284 illustrations.
|Introduction to Continuum Mechanics for Engineers: Revised Edition |
by Ray M. Bowen
This self-contained text introduces classical continuum models within a modern framework. Its numerous exercises illustrate the governing principles, linearizations, and other approximations that constitute classical continuum models. 2007 edition.
|Introduction to Differential Geometry for Engineers |
by Brian F. Doolin, Clyde F. Martin
Acquaints engineers with basic concepts and terminology of modern global differential geometry. It introduces the Lie theory of differential equations and examines the role of Grassmannians in control systems analysis. 1990 edition.
|Introduction to Mechanics of Continua |
by William Prager
Classic covers geometrical foundations, state of stress, instantaneous motion, fundamental laws, perfect fluids, viscous fluids, visco-plastic and perfectly plastic materials, hypoelastic materials, finite strain, and elastic and hyperelastic materials. Prerequisites: first- and second-year college calculus. Over 160 problems, examples. 1961 ed.
|Large-Scale Dynamic Systems: Stability and Structure |
by Dragoslav D. Siljak
This unique interdisciplinary approach examines relationships among the stability and structures of massive dynamic systems, with applications ranging from spacecraft and power systems to ecology and economics. 1978 edition.
|Mathematical Foundations for Design: Civil Engineering Systems |
by Robert M. Stark, Robert L. Nicholls
Text develops typical mathematical techniques of operations research and systems engineering and applies them to design and operation of civil engineering systems. Solutions to selected problems; solution guide available upon request. 1972 edition.