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  • Mechanics of Materials MCQs: Multiple Choice Questions and Answers (Quiz & Tests with Answer Keys)

    by Arshad Iqbal ...
    Mechanics of materials multiple choice questions has 100 MCQs. Materials mechanics quiz questions and answers pdf, MCQs on engineering mechanics, concept of stress, pure bending, stress and strain MCQs with answers, axial loading and torsion MCQs and quiz to practice exam prep tests.Mechanics of materials multiple choice quiz questions and answers pdf, mechanics exam revision and study guide with ... Read more

    $6.74 AUD

  • Derivation of Full Elastic Fields for Force Doublets Near an Interface Between Two Materials

    Plane elasticity solutions for concentrated forces near a welded interface between two materials can be used for a variety of purposes, among them, the derivation of elastic fields for force doublets (dipoles) or nuclei of strain. The objective of this work by Richard Yegian is to derive and record the full elastic fields for the force doublets near an interface between two materials. The ... Read more

    $146.64 AUD

  • Fracture Mechanics and Crack Growth

    by Naman Recho ...
    This book presents recent advances related to the following two topics:how mechanical fields close to material or geometrical singularities such as cracks can be determined;how failure criteria can be established according to the singularity degrees related to these discontinuities.Concerning the determination of mechanical fields close to a crack tip, the first part of the book presents most of ... Read more

    $374.99 AUD

  • Fatigue of Materials and Structures

    Application to Design and Damage

    The design of mechanical structures with predictable and improved durability cannot be achieved without a thorough understanding of the mechanisms of fatigue damage and more specifically the relationships between the microstructure of materials and their fatigue properties.Written by leading researchers in the field, this book, along with the complementary books Fatigue of Materials and Structures ... Read more

    $235.99 AUD

  • Electrohydraulic Fracturing of Rocks

    This book presents a new fracturing technique that should be considered as a potential alternative, or a companion technique, to hydraulic fracturing of tight gas reservoirs and low permeability rock masses. As opposed to hydraulic fracturing which generates a few numbers of large cracks, electro-hydraulic fracturing induces diffuse micro-cracking and fragmentation of rocks. Laboratory tests ... Read more

    $219.99 AUD

  • Polymer Extrusion

    Extrusion is by far the most important and the oldest processing and shaping method for thermoplastic polymers. This process concerns almost all synthetic polymers, as well as elastomers or food materials. Single-screw extrusion is mainly used nowadays to manufacture finished goods or semi-finished products. More than 90 million tons of thermoplastics are therefore processed every year.Twin-screw ... Read more

    $221.99 AUD

  • Materials under Extreme Loadings

    Application to Penetration and Impact

    This book presents recent and cutting edge advances in our understanding of key aspects of the response of materials under extreme loads that take place during high velocity impact and penetration. The focus of the content is on the numerous challenges associated with characterization and modeling of complex interactions that occur during these highly dynamic events. ... Read more

    $319.99 AUD

  • Termodinâmica da fratura

    uma nova abordagem do problema da fratura nos sólidos

    A mecânica da fratura é um campo de grande relevância, atestada pela quantidade de abordagens distintas do problema crucial da caracterização do limite último de resistência dos sólidos. Com uma base teórica consistente, este livro inclui ainda a utilização de ferramentas recentes, tais como a Análise de Sensibilidade e o Método dos Elementos de Contorno. ... Read more


  • Fatigue of Materials and Structures

    Application to Damage and Design

    The design of mechanical structures with improved and predictable durability cannot be achieved without a thorough understanding of the mechanisms of fatigue damage and more specifically the relationships between the microstructure of materials and their fatigue properties. Written by leading experts in the field, this book (which is complementary to Fatigue of Materials and Structures: ... Read more

    $235.99 AUD

  • Mechanical Behavior of Concrete

    This title provides a comprehensive overview of all aspects of the mechanical behavior of concrete, including such features as its elastoplasticity, its compressive and tensile strength, its behavior over time (including creep and shrinkage, cracking and fatigue) as well as modeling techniques and its response to various stimuli. As such, it will be required reading for anyone wishing to increase ... Read more

    $326.99 AUD

  • Engineering Mechanics

    Engineering Mechanics is the field of science that deals with the action of objects either static or dynamic, under the control of forces. Engineering mechanics engages the application of the principles of mechanics to expose the real-time engineering problems. The objective of Engineering Mechanics book is shown the problems in mechanics as applied to possibly real-world situations.The book of ... Read more

    $2.72 AUD

  • Instructional Guide for The ArcGIS Book

    This companion textbook to The ArcGIS Book: 10 Big Ideas about Applying Geography to Your World (Esri Press, 2015) builds on the foundational concepts laid out in The ArcGIS Book. Whether you are a self-learner, currently teaching, or are planning to teach GIS, this guide provides the materials to develop and apply ArcGIS tools and concepts. Using The ArcGIS Book’s structure as a starting point, ... Read more

    $46.99 AUD

  • The Theory of Critical Distances

    A New Perspective in Fracture Mechanics

    by David Taylor ...
    Critical distance methods are extremely useful for predicting fracture and fatigue in engineering components. They also represent an important development in the theory of fracture mechanics. Despite being in use for over fifty years in some fields, there has never been a book about these methods – until now.So why now? Because the increasing use of computer-aided stress analysis (by FEA and other ... Read more

    $161.99 AUD

  • Advances In Computational Coupling And Contact Mechanics

    Book 11 - Computational And Experimental Methods In Structures
    This book presents recent advances in the field of computational coupling and contact mechanics with particular emphasis on numerical formulations and methodologies necessary to solve advanced engineering applications.Featuring contributions from leading experts and active researchers in these fields who provide a detailed overview of different modern numerical schemes that can be considered by ... Read more

    $145.99 AUD

  • Mechanics Of Elastic Solids

    This book examines the issues across the breadth of elasticity theory. Firstly, the underpinning mathematics of vectors and matrices is covered. Thereafter, the equivalence between the inidicial, symbolic and matrix notations used for tensors is illustrated in the preparation for specific types of material behaviour to be expressed, usually as a response function from which a constitutive stress ... Read more

    $208.99 AUD

  • The Welding Engineer’s Guide to Fracture and Fatigue

    series Woodhead Publishing Series in Metals and Surface Engineering
    The Welding Engineer's Guide to Fracture and Fatigue provides an essential introduction to fracture and fatigue and the assessment of these failure modes, through to the level of knowledge that would be expected of a qualified welding engineer. Part one covers the basic principles of weld fracture and fatigue. It begins with a review of the design of engineered structures, provides descriptions of ... Read more

    $220.99 AUD

  • Fracture Mechanics

    Fracture Mechanics covers classical and modern methods and introduce new/unique techniques, making this text an important resource for anyone involved in the study or application of fracture mechanics. Using insights from leading experts in fracture mechanics, it provides new approaches and new applications to advance the understanding of crack initiation and propagation.With a concise and easily ... Read more

    $171.99 AUD

  • Advances in Mechanical Behaviour, Plasticity and Damage

    Since its inception in 1991, EUROMAT has been held each year on behalf of the Federation of European Materials Societies (FEMS), and alternates between general and topical prospectives.This year's theme, Advances in Mechanical Behaviour, Plasticity and Damage, was proposed by the Societe Francaise de Metallurgie et de Materiaux (SF2M) to FEMS.This publication contains a selection of papers ... Read more

    $415.99 AUD

  • Small Fatigue Cracks

    Mechanics, Mechanisms and Applications

    This book contains the fully peer-reviewed papers presented at the Third Engineering Foundation Conference on Small Fatigue Cracks, held under the chairmanship of K.S. Ravichandran and Y. Murakami during December 6-11, 1998, at the Turtle Bay Hilton, Oahu, Hawaii. This book presents a state-of-the-art description of the mechanics, mechanisms and applications of small fatigue cracks by most of the ... Read more

    $217.99 AUD

  • Continuum Damage Mechanics of Materials and Structures

    Created in 1975, LMT-Cachan is a joint laboratory École Normale Superieure de Cachan, Pierre & Marie Curie (Paris 6) University and the French Research Council CNRS (Department of Engineering Sciences).The Year 2000 marked the 25th anniversary of LMT. On this occasion, a series of lectures was organized in Cachan in September-October, 2000. This publication contains peer-reviewed proceedings of ... Read more

    $262.99 AUD

  • Welding Deformation and Residual Stress Prevention

    Generally, welding produces welding deformation and residual stress in the products, which influences the quality and performance of the products. Although many engineers and researchers have made great effort how to control these incidents, they have still remained unresolved. Welding Deformation and Residual Stress Prevention provides a unique computational approach to the prediction of the ... Read more

    $153.99 AUD

  • Fracture, Plastic Flow and Structural Integrity in the Nuclear Industry

    Proceedings of the 7th Symposium Organised by the Technical Advisory Group on Structural Integrity in the Nuclear Industry

    by P. B. Hirsch ...
    This volume brings together the papers presented at the 7th Symposium organised by the Technical Advisory Group on Structural Integrity of Nuclear Plant (TAGS!) which was held at the TWI Conference Centre, Great Abington, UK on 29 April 1999. The Symposium, which marked 25 years of TAGSI and its predecessor, the Light Water Reactor Study Group (LWRSG), was dedicated to Sir Alan Cottrell FREng, FRS ... Read more

    $86.99 AUD

  • Mechanics of Materials

    A Friendly Approach

    The knowledge of mechanics of materials is the very foundation for advanced topics in mechanical, civil, aerospace, chemical, ceramic engineering and materials science.This comprehensive book presents materials with a three-dimensional approach rather than two-dimensional analysis adopted by existing books. It develops the required background thoroughly before basic elements such as stress and ... Read more

    $72.99 AUD

  • Pressure-Sensitive Formulation

    Growing interest in the formulation of pressure-sensitive adhesives as described in the first edition of this book ( Pressure-Sensitive Formulation, VSP, 2000) required a new, enlarged edition including the design of pressure-sensitive adhesives as a separate volume. Developments in the understanding of pressure sensitivity were necessary to use macromolecular chemistry for pressure-sensitive ... Read more

    $405.99 AUD