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Recent Mechanical Engineering Books

Recent Mechanical Engineering Books

2019 | Book

The Developments and the Applications of the Numerical Algorithms in Simulating the Incompressible Magnetohydrodynamics with Complex Boundaries and Free Surfaces

This thesis presents an accurate and advanced numerical methodology to remedy difficulties such as direct numerical simulation of magnetohydrodynamic (MHD) flow in computational fluid dynamics (CFD), grid generation processes in tokamak fusion …

Author:
Jie Zhang

2019 | Book

Behaviourism in Studying Swarms: Logical Models of Sensing and Motoring

This book presents fundamental theoretical results for designing object-oriented programming languages for controlling swarms. It studies the logics of swarm behaviours. According to behaviourism, all behaviours can be controlled or even managed …

Author:
Andrew Schumann

2019 | Book

Flinovia—Flow Induced Noise and Vibration Issues and Aspects-II

A Focus on Measurement, Modeling, Simulation and Reproduction of the Flow Excitation and Flow Induced Response

This is the proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Flow Induced Noise and Vibration (FLINOVIA), which was held in Penn State, USA, in April 2016. The authors’ backgrounds represent a mix of academia, government, and industry, and …


Editors:
Dr. Elena Ciappi, Prof. Sergio De Rosa, Prof. Dr. Francesco Franco, Prof. Dr. Jean-Louis Guyader, Prof. Dr. Stephen A. Hambric, Randolph Chi Kin Leung, Prof. Amanda D. Hanford

2018 | Book

Advanced Materials Processing and Manufacturing

This book focuses on advanced processing of new and emerging materials, and advanced manufacturing systems based on thermal transport and fluid flow. It examines recent areas of considerable growth in new and emerging manufacturing techniques and …

Author:
Dr. Yogesh Jaluria

2019 | Book

5th International Conference on Geofoam Blocks in Construction Applications

Proceedings of EPS 2018

These proceedings of the EPS 2018: 5th International Conference on Geofoam Blocks in Construction Applications, held in Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus on May 9 to 11, 2018, present a collection of contributions on the state-of-the-art of research and …

Editors:
David Arellano, Dr. Abdullah Tolga Özer, Dr. Steven Floyd Bartlett, Jan Vaslestad

2019 | Book

Sensors and Instrumentation, Aircraft/Aerospace and Energy Harvesting , Volume 8

Proceedings of the 36th IMAC, A Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics 2018

Sensors and Instrumentation, Volume 8. Proceedings of the 36th IMAC, A Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics, 2018, the eighth volume of nine from the Conference brings together contributions to this important area of research and …

Editors:
Dr. Evro Wee Sit, Chad Walber, Patrick Walter, Prof. Dr. Alfred Wicks, Steve Seidlitz

2018 | Book

Corrosion and Stress Corrosion Testing of Aerospace Vehicle Structural Alloys

This SpringerBrief discusses the determination and classification of the ambient temperature corrosion and stress corrosion properties of aerospace structural alloys, with emphasis on (1) aluminium alloys, modern (3rd generation) aluminium‒lithium …

Authors:
Dr. Russell Wanhill, Prof. Michael Windisch

2019 | Book

Mechanism, Machine, Robotics and Mechatronics Sciences

This volume contains the Proceedings of the First International Congress​ for the Advancement of Mechanism, Machine, Robotics and Mechatronics Sciences (ICAMMRMS-2017), held in Beirut, Lebanon, October 2017. The book consists of twenty papers in …

Editors:
Rany Rizk, Mariette Awad

2018 | Book

New Advances in Mechanism and Machine Science

Proceedings of The 12th IFToMM International Symposium on Science of Mechanisms and Machines (SYROM 2017)

This volume presents the proceedings of the 12th IFToMM International Symposium on Science of Mechanisms and Machines (SYROM 2017), that was held in "Gheorghe Asachi” Technical University of Iasi, Romania, November 02-03, 2017. It contains …

Editors:
Ioan Doroftei, Cezar Oprisan, Prof. Dr. Doina Pisla, Erwin Christian Lovasz

2019 | Book

Thermal Cracking of Massive Concrete Structures

State of the Art Report of the RILEM Technical Committee 254-CMS

This book provides a State of the Art Report (STAR) produced by RILEM Technical Committee 254-CMS ‘Thermal Cracking of Mas-sive Concrete Structures’. Several recent developments related to the old problem of understanding/predicting stresses …

Editors:
Dr. Eduardo M.R. Fairbairn, Miguel Azenha

2018 | Book

An Introduction to Structural Mechanics for Architects

This textbook offers an introductory course to structural mechanics for architects, including problems and solutions. It follows a completely different approach to structural mechanics than the usual books for engineering schools, making it much …

Authors:
Elías Cueto, Prof. David González

2018 | Book

Handbook of Adhesion Technology

This 2nd edition is a complete revision with an update of the methods that have been investigated recently and that are now fully accepted by the adhesion community. Themes that are now treated in more detail include for example hybrid adhesives …

Editors:
Prof. Lucas F. M. da Silva, Dr. Andreas Öchsner, Prof. Robert D. Adams

2018 | Book

Analytical Chemistry Applied to Emerging Pollutants

This book addresses the highly relevant subject of emerging pollutants, which are especially alarming since most of the available treatment technologies are unable to degrade them. It discusses the sources of these pollutants and their fate in the …

Author:
Dr. Sílvio Vaz Jr.

2019 | Book

Vehicle Dynamics of Modern Passenger Cars

The book provides the essential features necessary to understand and apply the mathematical-mechanical characteristics and tools for vehicle dynamics including control mechanism. An introduction to passenger car modeling of different complexities …

Editor:
Prof. Dr. Peter Lugner

2019 | Book

The Advances in Joining Technology

This volume presents selected papers from the 3rd International Conference on Mechanical, Manufacturing and Process Plant Engineering (ICMMPE 2017) which was in Penang, Malaysia, 22nd–23rd November 2017. The proceedings discuss genuine problems …

Editor:
Prof. Dr. Mokhtar Awang

2019 | Book

Computational Methods for Application in Industry 4.0

This book presents computational and statistical methods used by intelligent systems within the concept of Industry 4.0. The methods include among others evolution-based and swarm intelligence-based methods. Each method is explained in its …

Authors:
Nikolaos E. Karkalos, Dr. Angelos P. Markopoulos, Prof. Dr. J. Paulo Davim

2018 | Book

Noise and Vibration Mitigation for Rail Transportation Systems

Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Railway Noise, 12-16 September 2016, Terrigal, Australia

This book reports on the 12th International Workshop on Railway Noise held on 12-16 September 2016 at Terrigal, Australia. It gathers peer-reviewed papers describing the latest developments in rail noise and vibration, as well as state-of-the-art …

Editors:
David Anderson, Pierre-Etienne Gautier, Masanobu Iida, James T. Nelson, David J. Thompson, Thorsten Tielkes, David A. Towers, Paul de Vos, Jens C. O Nielsen

2019 | Book

ROMANSY 22 – Robot Design, Dynamics and Control

Proceedings of the 22nd CISM IFToMM Symposium, June 25-28, 2018, Rennes, France

This proceedings volume contains papers that have been selected after review for oral presentation at ROMANSY 2018, the 22nd CISM-IFToMM Symposium on Theory and Practice of Robots and Manipulators. These papers cover advances on several aspects of …

Editors:
Prof. Dr. Vigen Arakelian, Philippe Wenger

2018 | Book

Contact Modeling for Solids and Particles

The book conveys modern techniques and the latest state-of-the-art with regard to the most fundamental aspects of computational contact mechanics. However, since contact can readily be interpreted as a special type of interface problem, it seems …

Editors:
Dr. Alexander Popp, Prof. Dr. Peter Wriggers

2019 | Book

Engineering Design Applications

This volume gives an overview on recent developments for various applications of modern engineering design. Different engineering disciplines such as mechanical, materials, computer and process engineering provide the foundation for the design and …

Editors:
Prof. Dr. Andreas Öchsner, Prof. Dr. Holm Altenbach