Mechanics of Materials: An Introduction to Engineering Technology by Parviz GhavamiMechanics of Materials: An Introduction to Engineering Technology by Parviz Ghavami

Mechanics of Materials: An Introduction to Engineering Technology

byParviz Ghavami

Hardcover | December 30, 2014

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This book, framed in the processes of engineering analysis and design, presents concepts in mechanics of materials for students in two-year or four-year programs in engineering technology, architecture, and building construction; as well as for students in vocational schools and technical institutes. Using the principles and laws of mechanics, physics, and the fundamentals of engineering,Mechanics of Materials: An Introduction for Engineering Technologywill help aspiring and practicing engineers and engineering technicians from across disciplines-mechanical, civil, chemical, and electrical-apply concepts of engineering mechanics for analysis and design of materials, structures, and machine components. 

The book is ideal for those seeking a rigorous, algebra/trigonometry-based text on the mechanics of materials.

Dr. Parviz Ghavami was born on January 10, 1943 in Iran. He studied his early and secondary education in Esphahan. He continued his education towards university degree and received a Master of Science degree  in mechanical engineering. He stayed on engineering field from 1965-1978, and worked as a design engineer and senior project eng...
Title:Mechanics of Materials: An Introduction to Engineering TechnologyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:249 pagesPublished:December 30, 2014Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3319075713

ISBN - 13:9783319075716

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Table of Contents

Introduction.- Force Systems on Structures.- Moment of a Force.- Centroid of An Area .- Moment of Inertia.- Stress and Strain.- Torsion in Circular Sections.- Shear and Bending Moment in Beams.- Bending Stresses in Beams.- Columns.- Appendixes.- Appendix  A Shears, Moments and Deflections. - Appendix  B Centroids and Properties of Areas.