Statics and Strength of Materials

Filename: statics-and-strength-of-materials.pdf
ISBN: 0028030680
Release Date: 1997-01-01
Number of pages: 804
Author: Fa-Hwa Cheng
Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Glencoe

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A Biographical Dictionary of People in Engineering

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ISBN: 1557534594
Release Date: 2008
Number of pages: 264
Author: Carl W. Hall
Publisher: Purdue University Press

Download and read online A Biographical Dictionary of People in Engineering in PDF and EPUB This book lists the work and contributions of thousands of people from many countries, representing numerous fields of endeavor, over many centuries. This work contains the necrologies (names, dates, and a brief biography) up to the year 2000 of people involved in engineering and invention literature. This book is a must for reference collections and those in the media who cover the field of engineering advancement.


Characterization and Failure Analysis of Plastics

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ISBN: 9781615030736
Release Date: 2003
Number of pages: 489
Author: ASM International
Publisher: ASM International

Download and read online Characterization and Failure Analysis of Plastics in PDF and EPUB The selection and application of engineered materials is an integrated process that requires an understanding of the interaction between materials properties, manufacturing characteristics, design considerations, and the total life cycle of the product. This reference book on engineering plastics provides practical and comprehensive coverage on how the performance of plastics is characterized during design, property testing, and failure analysis. The fundamental structure and properties of plastics are reviewed for general reference, and detailed articles describe the important design factors, properties, and failure mechanisms of plastics. The effects of composition, processing, and structure are detailed in articles on the physical, chemical, thermal, and mechanical properties. Other articles cover failure mechanisms such as: crazing and fracture; impact loading; fatigue failure; wear failures, moisture related failure; organic chemical related failure; photolytic degradation; and microbial degradation. Characterization of plastics in failure analysis is described with additional articles on analysis of structure, surface analysis, and fractography.


Applied Stress Analysis of Plastics

Filename: applied-stress-analysis-of-plastics.pdf
ISBN: 9781461531104
Release Date: 2013-11-27
Number of pages: 593
Author: S.I. Krishnamachari
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Download and read online Applied Stress Analysis of Plastics in PDF and EPUB This book is a product of the understanding I developed of stress analysis applied to plastics, while at work at L. J. Broutman and Associates (UBA) and as a lecturer in the seminars on this topic co-sponsored by UBA and Society of Plastics Engineers. I believe that by its extent and level of treatment, this book would serve as an easy-to-read desktop reference for professionals, as well as a text book at the junior or senior level in undergraduate programs. The main theme of this book is what to do with computed stress. To approach the theme effectively, I have taken the "stress category ap proach" to stress analysis. Such an approach is being successfully used in the nuclear power field. In plastics, this approach helps in the prediction of long term behavior of structures. To maintain interest I have limited derivations and proofs to a minimum, and provided them, if at all, as flow charts. In this way, I believe that one can see better the connection between the variables, assumptions, and mathematics.


Statics and Strength of Materials

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ISBN: 0135159822
Release Date: 2010
Number of pages: 734
Author: Robert L. Mott
Publisher: Pearson College Division

Download and read online Statics and Strength of Materials in PDF and EPUB This textbook provides students with a foundation in the general procedures and principles of the mechanical design process. It introduces students to solving force systems, selecting components and determining resultants in equilibrium. Strength failures of various materials will also be presented. In addition, the author has includes information about how to -- analyze and solve problems involving force systems, components, resultants and equilibrium; determine center of gravity and centroids of members and objects; identify moment of inertia of objects; analyze simple structures under linear stress and strain; investigate the effects of torsion on shafts and springs; find the load, stress and deflection on beams; and analyze structures subjected to combined loading.


Statics and Strength of Materials

Filename: statics-and-strength-of-materials.pdf
ISBN: 0131911376
Release Date: 2004
Number of pages: 756
Author: Harold W. Morrow
Publisher: Prentice Hall

Download and read online Statics and Strength of Materials in PDF and EPUB An introductory, yet comprehensive text, which provides in-depth coverage of both statics and strength of materials at an elementary level-not requiring calculus. For instructors who use the text to teach in accredited programs in the technologies, sections requiring calculus are included..


Catalog of Copyright Entries Third Series

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105211312041
Release Date: 1978
Number of pages:
Author:
Publisher: Copyright Office, Library of Congress

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A Reader s Guide to Contemporary Literature

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ISBN: UOM:39015071097441
Release Date: 1895
Number of pages: 791
Author: William Swan Sonnenschein
Publisher:

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Coulomb s Memoir on Statics

Filename: coulomb-s-memoir-on-statics.pdf
ISBN: 9781783262571
Release Date: 1997-12-18
Number of pages: 224
Author: Jacques Heyman
Publisher: World Scientific

Download and read online Coulomb s Memoir on Statics in PDF and EPUB Coulomb read his Essai on ‘some statical problems’ to the French Academy in 1773. It is a document of great importance in the history of engineering since it laid the foundations of the modern science of soil mechanics and also discussed three other major problems of eighteenth-century civil engineering: the bending of beams, the fracture of columns and the calculation of abutment thrusts developed by masonry arches. Professor Heyman's book makes the Essai accessible to a wide range of engineers and historians of technology. It is here reproduced in full with an annotated English translation, a chapter elucidating Coulomb's references and with full discussion of the technical problems it treats. It concludes with some brief historical notes on Coulomb's life and technical education in eighteenth-century France. Contents:The ESSAICoulomb's ReferencesThe Strength and Stiffness of BeamsCoulomb's EquationThe Thrust of SoilThe Thrust of ArchesSome Historical Notes Readership: Engineers and researchers in the history of science and engineering. Keywords:History of Science;Structural Theory;Geotechnical Engineering;Plasticity Theory;Masonry;Buckling;Arches


Advances n Mechanical Engineering

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ISBN: 8184246234
Release Date: 2010
Number of pages: 523
Author:
Publisher: Allied Publishers

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DUBBEL Handbook of Mechanical Engineering

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ISBN: 9781447135661
Release Date: 2013-06-29
Number of pages: 902
Author: Wolfgang Beitz
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Download and read online DUBBEL Handbook of Mechanical Engineering in PDF and EPUB The German version of this standard work has provided generations of engineers with a comprehensive source of reference and guidance, on which they can rely throughout their professional lives, and is due to appear in its 19th edition. Now, for the first time, the key sections of this authoritative work are available in English. While DIN standards are retained throughout, the ISO equivalents are given wherever possible. Each subject is discussed in detail and supported by numerous figures and tables, equipping students and practitioners with a concise yet detailed treatment of: Mechanics, Strength of Materials, Thermodynamics, Engineering Design, Hydraulic and Pneumatic Power Transmission, Components of Thermal Apparatus, Machine Dynamics and Components, Manufacturing Process and Systems. Simply a must.


Encyclopedic Dictionary of Pyrotechnics

Filename: encyclopedic-dictionary-of-pyrotechnics.pdf
ISBN: 9781889526218
Release Date: 2012-10-01
Number of pages: 1208
Author: K.L. Kosanke
Publisher: Journal of Pyrotechnics

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Probabilistic Structural Mechanics Advances in Structural Reliability Methods

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ISBN: 9783642850929
Release Date: 2013-03-13
Number of pages: 610
Author: Pol Spanos
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Download and read online Probabilistic Structural Mechanics Advances in Structural Reliability Methods in PDF and EPUB This symposium is the seventh of a series of IUTAM sponsored symposia which focus on probabilistic methods in mechanics. It is the sequel to the series of meetings in Coventry, UK (1972), Southhampton, UK (1976), Frankfurt/Oder, Germany (1982), Stockholm, Sweden (1984), Innsbruck/Igls, Austria (1987), and Turin, Italy (1991). The symposium focused on advances in the area of probabilistic mechanics with direct application to structural reliability issues. The contributed papers address collectively the four components of a structural reliability problem. They are: characterization of stochastic loads, description of material properties in terms of fatigue and fracture, response determination, and quantitative assessment of the reliability of the structural system. Four Keynote Lectures by V. Bolotin (Russia), o. Ditlevsen (Denmark), R. Heller (USA), and F. Ziegler (Austria) were delivered; the remaining contributed papers were organized in ten technical sessIons. A reception was hosted by Dr. Y. Wu the first day of the symposium; the second day of the symposium a banquet was hosted by Dr. P. Spanos, with Dr. N. Abramson serving as the banquet speaker. Closing remarks were provided by the IUTAM Secretary General, Dr. F. Ziegler.


Theory of Shell Structures

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ISBN: 0521369452
Release Date: 1989-02-16
Number of pages: 788
Author: C. R. Calladine
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Download and read online Theory of Shell Structures in PDF and EPUB This book attempts to bring the essence of shell structures within the grasp of engineers. It tackles the fundamental question of how bending and stretching effects combine and interact in shell structures from a physical point of view; and shows that this approach leads to an understanding of the structural mechanics of shells in general.


Mechanical Behaviour of Engineering Materials

Filename: mechanical-behaviour-of-engineering-materials.pdf
ISBN: 9789401004367
Release Date: 2012-11-19
Number of pages: 508
Author: Y.M. Haddad
Publisher: Springer

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