Aircraft Structures for Engineering Students

Other | March 1, 2007

byMegson, T.H.G., T.h.g. Megson

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Aircraft Structures for Engineering Students is the leading self contained aircraft structures course text. It covers all fundamental subjects, including elasticity, structural analysis, airworthiness and aeroelasticity. Now in its fourth edition, the author has revised and updated the text throughout and added new case study and worked example material to make the text even more accessible. Includes a Solutions Manual available to all adopting teachers.

* The leading Aircraft Structures text, covering a complete course from basic structural mechanics to finite element analysis
* Enhanced pedagogy with additional case studies, worked examples and home work exercises
* Solutions Manual

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Aircraft Structures for Engineering Students is the leading self contained aircraft structures course text. It covers all fundamental subjects, including elasticity, structural analysis, airworthiness and aeroelasticity. Now in its fourth edition, the author has revised and updated the text throughout and added new case study and worke...

T.H.G. Megson is a professor emeritus with the Department of Civil Engineering at Leeds University (UK).

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Format:OtherDimensions:824 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:March 1, 2007Publisher:Butterworth-HeinemannLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0080488315

ISBN - 13:9780080488318

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Table of Contents

Part A. Basic Elasticity. Two-Dimensional Problems in Elasticity. Torsion of Solid Sections. Virtual Work. Energy Methods. Strain Energy and Complementary Energy. Matrix Methods. Bending of Thin Plates. Columns. Thin Plates. Tension Field Beams. Flexural-Torsional Buckling of Thin Walled Columns. Structural Vibration. Part B. Materials. Structural Components of Aircraft. Airworthiness. Airframe Loads. Fatigue. Bending of Beams. Shear of Beams. Torsion of Beams. Analysis of Combined Open and Closed Section Beams. Structural Idealisation. Wing Spars and Box Beams. Fuselages. Wings. Fuselage Frames and Wing Ribs. Laminated Composite Structures. Closed Section Beams. Open Section Beams. Wing Problems. APPENDIX Case Study: Design of an Aircraft Fuselage.