ANSYS is a large and complex program with many different capabilities. This book is intended to help the new ANSYS user in getting started. The four chapters in this book introduce the reader to effective finite element problem solving by demonstrating the use of the comprehensi..

Automobile Engineering deals with the basic principles on which modern automobiles function. The book provides minute details of the components, their working principles and their importance in the automobile industry. The language of the book is kept very simple so that any stu..

Engineering Drawing is a common subject offered in all branches of engineering. It helps one to express his or her ideas into reality through drawing. This book helps both faculty and students to understand the concepts on their own. The book presents the concepts through a step..

Fluid mechanics and machinery has an important role in the disciplines of Mechanical and Civil Engineering, in particular, its role in Civil Engineering activities like construction of reservoirs, domestic pipeline network, etc. Its involvement in Electrical Engineering aspects like power gener..

Keeping everything nearly same except correcting some typographic errors, two new chapters namely, “Pipe and Pipe Joints” and “Internal Combustion Engines” have been added in this present edition to make the book more comprehensive and useful to the students as well as the faculty.

Mechanical Engineering - Data Handbook is meant for the students of B.E./B.TECH, and for the candidates preparing for IES, GATE and other competitive examination and research. It consists of 18 chapters in all, covering the various topics systematically.

The book covers concepts of hydrodynamic force, impulse turbines, and reaction turbines, reciprocating pumps, centrifugal pumps and hydraulic storage systems. The classification, construction and efficiency of these machines have been discussed with plenty of diagrams and worked problems. The book has been written in question answer from to help the readers to understand the underlying principles easily.

The book is meant for first year BE/B.Tech. students and addresses the course curriculum in Mechanical Experiments and Workshop Practice. The book explains theory and methodology of performing experiments about: • Mech..

The book starts with the law of forces, free-body diagrams, basic information on materials strength including stresses and strains. It further discusses principles of transmission of power and elementary designs of gears, spring, etc. This part concludes with mechan..

This book is designed to provide basic technical knowledge about tools, gadgets, instruments and other devices used during the manufacture of workpieces by machining. It also deals with the machining operations and their physical principles. It includes the manufact..

This book is meant for the first year engineering students. It contains eight units in which the subject matter is presented systematically in a lucid language to make it easy to understand. About 300 examples are solved systematically in S.I. units without omitting..

This book presents a comprehensive treatment of the principles of hydraulics and pneumatics.
The main objective of this book is to give a clear understanding of the concepts underlying hydraulics and pneumatics. Question papers of the last 12 years of VTU have been..

This is an entry level textbook to the subject of vibration of linear mechanical systems. All the topics prescribed by leading universities for study in undergraduate engineering courses are covered in the book in a graded manner. With minimum amount of mathematics,..

Today, Non-traditional machining processes no longer remain as laboratory processes and already in use in most of modern manufacturing industries. On account of the importance of these production methods in modern manufacturing systems, non -traditional machining pr..

Written for the second year engineering students of undergraduate level course, this well set out textbook on Manufacturing Science explains the fundamentals of fabrication processes such as foundry, forming, welding and related conventional and non-conventional processes. It is written in question-..

Written with the fourth-year engineering students of undergraduate level in mind, this well set out textbook explains the Fundamentals of Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) written in question-answer form, the book is precise and easy to understand.
Computer aided ..

Manufacturing Processes is meant for the students of B.Tech in all branches of engineering, namely, Mechanical, Production, Manufacturing, Electrical, Electronics, Computer, Information Technology and Civil. It deals with the fundamental concepts of materials & ..

The book discusses the basics of the finite element method in a simple and systematic way. The book will serve as a basic learning tool for the undergraduate and postgraduate students in civil and mechanical engineering whose main interest is to carry out stress analysis. However, the concepts are presented in sufficiently general form so that the book serves as a valuable learning aid for students with other backgrounds, as well as practising engineers.

Thermodynamics deals with energy interactions between material bodies. It is the science of 3E’s, namely, Energy, Entropy and Equilibrium. The applications of its laws and principles are found in all fields of energy technology, notably, in steam, gas and nuclear..

The Mechanics of Materials is a discipline of mechanical engineering that studies deformable solids using numerical models. The resistance of an element is defined as its ability to resist efforts and forces applied without breaking, permanent deformation or acquir..

Alternatives in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning highlights the issues related to ozone layer depletion and global warming due to use of conventional cooling technologies and refrigerants in the field of refrigeration and air conditioning (RAC). It describes, simulates and analyzes the altern..

The purpose of this book is to present a thorough treatment of Fundamental of Power Plant Engineering (Conventional and Non-Conventional/Renewal) from working, design, applications, operations control and maintenance point of view. This book covers the syllabus of all universities and abroad. The book is also highly suitable for all competitive examinations like civil services, engineering services and PSUs of central and state governments.

All types of non-conventional sources of power, i.e., biomass, solar, wind, geothermal, ocean, fuel cell, MHO, thermoelectric, thermionic, piezoelectric, small hydro, hybrid power plants, energy storage technologies and distributed generation have been discussed in detail along with case studie..

The book is meant for the students, both graduate and postgraduate, to understand the application of various formulations of classical mechanics and equip them for solving mechanical problems. Theory notes are given at the beginning of each chapter.
This book con..

ANSYS is a large and complex program with various capabilities. This book is intended to help the ANSYS user in getting started. The four chapters in this book introduce the reader to effective finite element problem solving by demonstrating the use of the comprehen..

The mathematical tools used in signal analysis involve differential and difference equations, integral equations, matrix algebra and calculus, complex analysis and probability theory and random processes. This book applies these tools to problems in various branches..

Automobile Design is meant for B.Tech Automobile, Mechanical, AMIE, U.P.S.C. and other competitive examinations. The syllabus of various universities of courses has been covered. To illustrate the application of the theoretical concepts, a variety of solved examples..

Computational Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer is meant for undergraduate and postgraduate students, research scholars and teaching community of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. This book explains the fundamentals of heat transfer and focuses mainly..

Engineering Drawing has been serving the community of engineers as the only medium through which all sorts of engineering communications regarding planning as well as design can be made. Hence it is essential for all engineers to achieve the capability of reading, p..

Maintenance Engineering is the discipline and profession of applying engineering concepts for the optimization of equipment, procedures, and departmental budgets to achieve better maintainability, reliability, and availability of equipment.
Mechanical maintenance engineering is increasing in import..

The present book is a self-contained data book for the graduate level students of Mechanical, Production and Industrial Engineering. The data and formulae in the book are presented in an easy-to-locate-and-use style.

Machine Design Data Handbook is meant for Mechanical, Production and Industrial Engineering branches. The book contains data in the form of equations, tables and graphs. The first chapter deals with the basic equations derived in mechanics of materials and helps in ..

Safety of material is the top priority in the design of any product. Proper understanding of mechanics of the deformable bodies is required to provide safety to any material. This book deals with the basic principles of strength of materials with respect to deforma..

Casting is one of the most commonly used manufacturing processes in industries. It is almost impossible to make a product like automobile, aircraft, etc., without cast component. This book is meant to serve as a bridge between the study of the processes and their ap..

Potential of Nanotechnology is immense and encompasses virtually every field of life. Technologists and researchers all across the globe have realized this and call it the Technology of the Future.
The book is intended to develop interest amongst students of all branches of Engineering and incumb..

Power Plant Engineering is meant for Mechanical Engineering students. All the modes of power generation, i.e., from coal, gas along with jet propulsion, oil, nuclear, hydropower, wind, solar, biomass, tidal power, geothermal, OTEC (ocean thermal energy conversion) e..

Performance analysis of boilers, steam turbines, plant process and other mechanical equipment connected with power generation require the thermodynamic data and transport properties of water and steam which are essential for the design, performance specifications.
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Total Quality Management is based on the latest syllabus for B.E.lB.Tech courses. This is also a valuable asset for Industrial Engineers and Beginners in the area of Quality Management. This book provides all necessary information about Quality, Leadership, TQM Pri..

Welding plays an important role in modern production methods, and has made possible the construction of plants, equipment and structures unattainable by other known methods. It is almost impossible to make a product like automobile, aircraft, etc., without cast comp..

This book is intended for presenting the basic concepts of Finite Element Analysis applied to several engineering applications.