Mechanical Engineering PrinciplesDe (autor) John Bird, Carl T. F. Ross
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – 04 Feb 2002
This completely new text is designed to match a wide range of pre-degree courses, and provide an accessible introduction for undergraduates with no previous background in engineering studies.
The authors have ensured syllabus-match for the leading UK courses at this level: AVCE optional units Mechanical Engineering Principles and Further Mechanical Engineering Principles, and the new BTEC National unit: Mechanical Principles.
Public țintăAll students following pre-degree courses in general and mechanical engineering.
Undergraduates with no previous educational background in engineering.
Preface; Part one: Statics and strength of materials, The effects of forces on materials, Tensile testing, Forces acting at a point, Forces in structures, Simple supported beams, Bending moment and shear force diagrams, First and second moments of area, Bending of beams, Torque, Twisting of shafts; Part two:Dynamics, Linear and angular velocity, Linear momentum and impulse, Force, mass and acceleration, Work, Energy and Power, Friction, Motion in a circle, Simple harmonic motion, Simple machines; Part three: Heat transfer and fluid mechanics, Heat energy and transfer, Thermal expansion, Hydrostatics, Fluid flow, Ideal gas laws, The measurement of temperature; List of formulae; Greek alphabet; Answers; Index