Applied Mechanics (3e) : 9780582256323

Applied Mechanics (3e)

Hannah, J. & Hillier, M.
 
Edition
 
3
ISBN
 
9780582256323
ISBN 10
 
0582256321
Published
 
17/08/1995
Published by
 
Pearson United Kingdom
Pages
 
464
Format
 
Available on demand
 
Title type
Book
$141.99
 
 
 
Description

This ediiton introduces the basic principles of applied mechanics. The book brings together the principles of statistics and dynamics with regard to forces, thermo- and gas-dynamics and fluid flow.

Table of contents
  • 1. Statics.
  • 2. Frameworks.
  • 3. Friction.
  • 4. Velocity And Acceleration.
  • 5. Inertia And Change Of Motion.
  • 6. Motion In A Circle.
  • 7. Balancing.
  • 8. Periodic Motion.
  • 9. Dynamics Of Rotation.
  • 10. Work, Energy And Power.
  • 11. Impulse And Momentum.
  • 12. Aircraft And Rockets.
  • 13. Direct Stress And Strain.
  • 14. Mechanical Properties Of Materials.
  • 15. Shear And Torsion.
  • 16. Shear Force And Bending Moment.
  • 17. Bending Of Beams.
  • 18. Combined Bending And Direct Stress.
  • 19. Fluid At Rest.
  • 20. Fluid In Motion.
  • 21. Experimental Errors And The Adjustment Of Data.
Features & benefits
  • Coverage of the basic principles of satellites, aircraft, rockets and helicopters extended with further descriptive work, diagrams and examples.
  • Brings together in the exercises the principles of statics and dynamics with regard to forces, thermo- and gas-dynamics and fluid flow.
  • Each topic supported by worked examples followed by list of problems for practice.
  • Practical aspects of engineering emphasised as well as implications for design and safety.
  • Mathematical formulae is kept to a minimum.
  • Covers basic principles of statics, dynamics, strength of materials and fluid flow
  • Covers BTEC NIII Engineering Science unit.