Publisher description for Handbook of mechanics, materials, and structures / edited by Alexander Blake.


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Counter This book is also available through the Introductory Engineering Custom Publishing System. If you are interested in creating a course-pack that includes chapters from this book, you can get further information by calling 212-850-6272 or sending email in quiries to engineer&atsign;jwiley.com. A handy reference guide encompassing all facets of engineering design. Presents state-of-the art information on mechanics, materials and structures, finite-element modeling, developments in fracture control and basic regulatory aspects of pressure vessel design. Gives quick access to materials data, practical design rules and techniques, mathematics and ready-to-use formulas, basic theories of elasticity, elastic stability and plasticity and principles of metallurgy of metals. Guides design engineers through the intricacies of the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Mechanics, Applied Handbooks, manuals, etc, Strength of materials Handbooks, manuals, etc, Structural analysis (Engineering) Handbooks, manuals, etc