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Mechanical Vibration: Analysis, Uncertainties, and Control, Fourth Edition

4th Edition


Haym Benaroya, Mark Nagurka, Seon Han
October 25, 2017

Mechanical Vibration: Analysis, Uncertainties, and Control, Fourth Edition addresses the principles and application of vibration theory. Equations for modeling vibrating systems are explained, and MATLAB® is referenced as an analysis tool. The Fourth Edition adds more coverage of damping, new case ...

Fundamentals of Rocket Propulsion

1st Edition


DP Mishra
August 2, 2017

The book follows a unified approach to present the basic principles of rocket propulsion in concise and lucid form. This textbook comprises of ten chapters ranging from brief introduction and elements of rocket propulsion, aerothermodynamics to solid, liquid and hybrid propellant rocket engines with...

Phenomenological Creep Models of Composites and Nanomaterials: Deterministic and Probabilistic Approach

1st Edition

Leo Razdolsky
January 16, 2019

The use of new engineering materials in the aerospace and space industry is usually governed by the need for enhancing the bearing capacity of structural elements and systems, improving the performance of specific applications, reducing structural weight and improving its cost-effectiveness....

Structural Health Monitoring: An Integrated Approach

1st Edition

Aditi Chattopadhyay, Mark Seaver
January 15, 2019

Structural health monitoring (SHM) is a multidisciplinary problem that involves modeling and simulation, damage detection, information management and prognosis. This book is designed to provide readers with a clear idea of all the challenges that need to be tackled before an SHM system can be...

Engineering Systems Optimization

1st Edition

Ossama Abdelkhalik
January 15, 2019

Focuses on system architecture optimization. The numerical algorithms are the core of the book with a brief review for fundamental mathematical concepts. The first two parts include a concise presentation for classical optimization methods. Part three presents details of recent advances in systems...

Logan's Turbomachinery: Flowpath Design and Performance Fundamentals, Third Edition

3rd Edition

Bijay Sultanian
January 11, 2019

Logan's Turbomachinery: Flowpath Design and Performance Fundamentals, Third Edition is the long-awaited revision of this classic textbook, thoroughly updated by Dr. Bijay Sultanian. While the basic concepts remain constant, turbomachinery design has advanced since the Second Edition was published...

Engineering Design with SOLIDWORKS 2019

1st Edition

David Planchard
January 03, 2019

Engineering Design with SOLIDWORKS 2019 and video instruction is written to assist students, designers, engineers and professionals. The book provides a solid foundation in SOLIDWORKS by utilizing projects with step-by-step instructions for the beginner to intermediate SOLIDWORKS user featuring...

SOLIDWORKS 2019 Advanced Techniques

1st Edition

Paul Tran
December 14, 2018

SOLIDWORKS 2019 Advanced Techniques picks up where SOLIDWORKS Intermediate Skills leaves off. Its aim is to take you from an intermediate user with a basic understanding of SOLIDWORKS and modeling techniques to an advanced user capable of creating complex models and able to use the advanced tools...

Beginner's Guide to SOLIDWORKS 2019 - Level I

1st Edition

Alejandro Reyes
December 06, 2018

This book is intended to help new users learn the basic concepts of SOLIDWORKS and good solid modeling techniques in an easy to follow guide that includes video instruction. It is a great starting point for those new to SOLIDWORKS or as a teaching aid in classroom training to become familiar with...

Planar Multibody Dynamics: Formulation, Programming with MATLAB®, and Applications, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Parviz E. Nikravesh
October 10, 2018

Planar Multibody Dynamics: Formulation, Programming with MATLAB®, and Applications, Second Edition, provides sets of methodologies for analyzing the dynamics of mechanical systems, such as mechanisms and machineries, with coverage of both classical and modern principles. Using clear and concise...

Modern Missile Guidance

2nd Edition

Rafael Yanushevsky
October 10, 2018

Missile Guidance, Second Edition provides a timely survey of missile control and guidance theory, based on extensive work the author has done using the Lyapunov approach. This new edition also presents the Lyapunov-Bellman approach for choosing optimal parameters of the guidance laws, and direct...

Optimizing Small Multi-Rotor Unmanned Aircraft: A Practical Design Guide

1st Edition

Stephen D. Prior
October 04, 2018

This design guide was written to capture the author’s practical experience of designing, building and testing multi-rotor drone systems over the past decade. The lack of one single source of useful information meant that the past 10 years has been a steep learning curve, a lot of self-tuition and...

Fundamentals of Incompressible Flow

1st Edition

V. Babu
September 18, 2018

This book takes a novel approach to incompressible flow by first elucidating concepts such as viscosity and Reynolds number. The author derives incompressible Navier-Stokes equations and discusses the mathematical nature of their solutions. In this context, he introduces the notion of outer and...

Engineering Emergence: A Modeling and Simulation Approach

1st Edition

Larry B. Rainey, Mo Jamshidi
August 23, 2018

This book examines the nature of emergence in context of man-made (i.e. engineered) systems, in general, and system of systems engineering applications, specifically. It investigates emergence to interrogate or explore the domain space from a modeling and simulation perspective to facilitate...