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Springer Tracts in Mechanical Engineering

Springer Tracts in Mechanical Engineering
46 Jahrgänge | 2014 - 2021


Springer Tracts in Mechanical Engineering (STME) publishes the latest developments in Mechanical Engineering - quickly, informally and with high quality. The intent is to cover all the main branches of mechanical engineering, both theoretical and applied, including:

  • Engineering Design
  • Machinery and Machine Elements
  • Mechanical Structures and Stress Analysis
  • Automotive Engineering
  • Engine Technology
  • Aerospace Technology and Astronautics
  • Nanotechnology and Microengineering
  • Control, Robotics, Mechatronics
  • MEMS
  • Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
  • Dynamical Systems, Control
  • Fluids Mechanics
  • Engineering Thermodynamics, Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Manufacturing
  • Precision Engineering, Instrumentation, Measurement
  • Materials Engineering
  • Tribology and Surface Technology

Within the scope of the series are monographs, professional books or graduate textbooks, edited volumes as well as outstanding PhD theses and books purposely devoted to support education in mechanical engineering at graduate and post-graduate levels.

Indexed by SCOPUS. The books of the series are submitted for indexing to Web of Science.

Please check our Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering at if you are interested in conference proceedings.

To submit a proposal or for further inquiries, please contact the Springer Editor in your country:

Dr. Mengchu Huang (China)


Priya Vyas (India)


Dr. Leontina Di Cecco (All other countries)


Alle Bücher der Reihe Springer Tracts in Mechanical Engineering

2021 | Buch

Automotive Transmissions

Design, Theory and Applications

This book introduces readers to the theory, design and applications of automotive transmissions. It covers multiple categories, e.g. AT, AMT, CVT, DCT and transmissions for electric vehicles, each of which has its own configuration and …

2021 | Buch


Fundamentals, Selection and Preliminary Design

This book presents a selection of preliminary sizing procedures for turbomachinery. Applicable to both conventional and non-conventional fluids, these procedures enable users to optimize the kinematics, thermodynamics and geometry of the …

2020 | Buch

Surrogate Model-Based Engineering Design and Optimization

This book covers some of the most popular methods in design space sampling, ensembling surrogate models, multi-fidelity surrogate model construction, surrogate model selection and validation, surrogate-based robust design optimization, and …

2020 | Buch

Theory and Applications of Multi-Tethers in Space

This book offers a comprehensive overview of recently developed space multi-tethers, such as maneuverable space tethered nets and space tethered formation. For each application, it provides detailed derivatives to describe and analyze the …

2020 | Buch

Experimental Aerodynamics

An Introductory Guide

This book presents experimental techniques in the field of aerodynamics, a discipline that is essential in numerous areas, such as the design of aerial and ground vehicles and engines, the production of energy, and understanding the wind …

2020 | Buch

PDE Modeling and Boundary Control for Flexible Mechanical System

This book provides a comprehensive review of fundamental issues in the dynamical modeling and vibration control design for several flexible mechanical systems, such as flexible satellites, flexible aerial refueling hoses, and flexible …

2020 | Buch

Computational Granular Mechanics and Its Engineering Applications

This book systematically introduces readers to computational granular mechanics and its relative engineering applications. Part I describes the fundamentals, such as the generation of irregular particle shapes, contact models, macro-micro theory …

2020 | Buch

Fracture Mechanics of Electrically Passive and Active Composites with Periodic Cracking along the Interface

This book offers a comprehensive and timely review of the fracture behavior of bimaterial composites consisting of periodically connected components, i.e. of bimaterial composites possessing periodical cracks along the interface. It first presents …

2020 | Buch

Mechanisms for Generating Mathematical Curves

This book focuses on important mathematical considerations in describing the synthesis of original mechanisms for generating curves. The synthesis is manual and not based on the use of computer tools. Kinematics is applied to confirm the drawing …

2020 | Buch

Fundamentals of Geometry Construction

The Math Behind the CAD

The textbook provides both beginner and experienced CAD users with the math behind the CAD. The geometry tools introduced here help the reader exploit commercial CAD software to its fullest extent. In fact, the book enables the reader to go beyond …

2020 | Buch

Innovative Design of Manufacturing

With the implementation of the strategic plan “Made in China 2025” as its guideline and “the study of formulation of executive summary of innovative design in the manufacturing industry” as the main theme, this book provides an in-depth …

2020 | Buch

Large Deployable Satellite Antennas

Design Theory, Methods and Applications

This book discusses the innovative design, cable-net design and analysis, control, deployment, development and applications of large space-deployable antennas. Drawing on the authors’ own work in this field, it describes and analyzes various …

2020 | Buch

Fluid-Structure Interaction of Composite Structures

This is the first book presenting dynamic responses and failure of polymer composite structures as they interact with internal and/or external fluid media. It summarizes authoritative research carried out by the author in the past decade on …

2019 | Buch

Design Principles and Methodologies

From Conceptualization to First Prototyping with Examples and Case Studies

This book introduces readers to the core principles and methodologies of product development, and highlights the interactions between engineering design and industrial design. It shows to what extent the two cultures can be reconciled, and …

2019 | Buch

Advanced CAD Modeling

Explicit, Parametric, Free-Form CAD and Re-engineering

The book discusses the theoretical fundamentals of CAD graphics to enhance readers’ understanding of surface modeling and free-form design by demonstrating how to use mathematical equations to define curves and surfaces in CAD modelers.

2019 | Buch

Recent Advances in CFD for Wind and Tidal Offshore Turbines

The book presents novel Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) techniques to compute offshore wind and tidal applications. The papers in this volume are based on a mini-symposium held at ECCOMAS 2018. Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) techniques are …

2019 | Buch

Computational Continuum Mechanics of Nanoscopic Structures

Nonlocal Elasticity Approaches

This book offers a comprehensive treatment of nonlocal elasticity theory as applied to the prediction of the mechanical characteristics of various types of biological and non-biological nanoscopic structures with different morphologies and …

2019 | Buch

Comprehensive Investigation on Active-Passive Hybrid Isolation and Tunable Dynamic Vibration Absorption

This book discusses efforts to control the low-frequency vibration transmission of typical power equipment and pipeline systems of ships, exploring the use of active and passive hybrid vibration isolation and adjustable dynamic vibration …

2019 | Buch

Simulation and Experiments of Material-Oriented Ultra-Precision Machining

Ultra-precision machining is a promising solution for achieving excellent machined surface quality and sophisticated micro/nano-structures that influence the applications of components and devices. Further, given the ultrathin layer of material …

2018 | Buch

Vehicle Suspension Systems and Electromagnetic Dampers

This book describes the development of a new analytical, full-vehicle model with nine degrees of freedom, which uses the new modified skyhook strategy (SKDT) to control the full-vehicle vibration problem. The book addresses the incorporation of road bank angle to create a zero steady-state torque requirement.