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Mechanics of engineering. Applied mechanics

  • DESider ? A European Effort on Hybrid RANS-LES Modellingby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2009; US$ 399.00

    Preface ?In aircraft design, efficiency is determined by the ability to accurately and rel- bly predict the occurrence of, and to model the development of, turbulent flows. Hence, the main objective in industrial computational fluid dynamics (CFD) is to increase the capabilities for an improved predictive accuracy for both complex flows and complex... more...

  • Contact Mechanicsby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    Mathematical Formulations: Shape Optimization of Elastoplastic Bodies in Contact (J. Haslinger). Analysis of an Incremental Formulation for Frictional Contact Problems (M. Cocu et al.). Linear Indenters under Conditions of Partial Slip (D.A. Hills et al.). Numerical Aspects: Modelization by Finite Elements of Cutting and Punching Problems... more...

  • Shock Wave Science and Technology Reference Library, Vol.4by

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2009; US$ 239.00

    The fourth of several volumes on solids in this series, the six extensive chapters here are more specifically concerned with detonation and shock compression waves in reactive heterogeneous media, including mixtures of solid, liquid and gas phases. more...

  • Interfacial Fluid Mechanicsby Vladimir S. Ajaev

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 129.00

    Discusses mathematical models in the context of actual applications such as electrowetting Includes unique material on fluid flow near structured surfaces and phase changephenomena Shows readers how to solve modeling problems related to microscale multiphase flows more...

  • Flow Boiling in Microgap Channelsby Tamanna Alam; Poh Seng Lee; Li-Wen Jin

    Springer 2013; US$ 54.99

    Flow Boiling in Microgap Channels: Experiment, Visualization and Analysis presents an up-to-date summary of the details of the confined to unconfined flow boiling transition criteria, flow boiling heat transfer and pressure drop characteristics, instability characteristics, two phase flow pattern and flow regime map and the parametric study of microgap... more...

  • How Mechanics Shaped the Modern Worldby David H. Allen

    Springer International Publishing 2013; US$ 44.99

    Presents an offbeat, nontechnical chronology of the history of mechanics, from the Big Bang to present day Lays out a complicated scientific subject in a rapid-fire narrative that is both interesting and informative for the non-specialist reader Covers subjects ranging from Egyptian civilization, music and musical instruments, art, and climate dynamics... more...

  • Statics For Dummiesby James H. Allen

    Wiley 2010; US$ 15.99

    The fast and easy way to ace your statics course Does the study of statics stress you out? Does just the thoughtof mechanics make you rigid? Thanks to this book, you can findbalance in the study of this often-intimidating subject and aceeven the most challenging university-level courses. Statics For Dummies gives you easy-to-follow,plain-English... more...

  • Advanced Materials Modeling for Structuresby Holm Altenbach; Serge Kruch

    Springer 2013; US$ 179.00

    This volume presents the major outcome of the IUTAM symposium on “Advanced Materials Modeling for Structures”. It discusses advances in high temperature materials research, and also to provides a discussion  the new horizon of this fundamental field of applied mechanics. The topics cover a large domain of research but place a particular... more...

  • Mechanics of Generalized Continuaby Holm Altenbach; Gerard A. Maugin; Vladimir Erofeev

    Springer 2011; US$ 179.00

    This collection on auMechanics of Generalized Continua - from Micromechanical Basics to Engineering Applications" brings together leading scientists in this field from France, Russian Federation, and Germany. The attention in this publication is be focussed on the most recent research items, i.e., - new models, - application of well-known models... more...

  • Simplified Mechanics and Strength of Materialsby James Ambrose

    Wiley 2011; US$ 99.00

    Requiring little in the way of mathematic ability, but providing much information, this guide shows readers how they can understand and predict how a building and its materials will perform when exposed to a variety of external forces (mechanics). New information in this edition includes an analysis of indeterminate structures and the ultimate strength... more...