Engineering Mechanics Dynamics

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  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2007-07-11
  • Publisher: Pearson

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While covering the basic principles of mechanics in an example-driven format, this innovative book emphasizes critical thinking by presenting the reader with engineering situations. Compelling photorealistic art, and a robust photograph program helps readers to connect visually to the topics discussed.Features strong coverage of FBDs and important ABET topics. For professionals in mechanical, civil, aeronautical, or engineering mechanics fields.

Table of Contents

Engineering and Mechanics
Engineering and Mechanics
Learning Mechanics
Fundamental Concepts
Newtonian Gravitation
Motion of a Point
Position, Velocity, and Acceleration
Straight-Line Motion
Curvilinear Motion
Force, Mass, and Acceleration
Newton's Second Law
Equation of Motion for the Center of Mass
Inertial Reference Frames
Orbital Mechanics
Numerical Solutions
Energy Methods
Work and Kinetic Energy
Principle of Work and Energy
Work and Power
Work Done by Particular Forces
Potential Energy
Conservation of Energy
Conservative Forces
Relationship between Force and Potential Energy
Momentum Methods
Principle of Impulse and Momentum
Conservation of Linear Momentum
Angular Momentum
Mass Flows
Planar Kinematics of Rigid Bodies
Rigid Bodies and Types of Motion
Rotation about a Fixed Axis
General Motions: Velocities
General Motions: Accelerations
Sliding Contacts
Moving Reference Frames
Planar Dynamics of Rigid Bodies
Preview of the Equations of Motion
Momentum Principles for a System of Particles
Derivation of the Equations of Motion
Numerical Solutions
Moments of Inertia
Energy and Momentum in Rigid-Body Dynamics
Principle of Work and Energy
Kinetic Energy
Work and Potential Energy
Principles of Impulse and Momentum
Three-Dimensional Kinematics and Dynamics of Rigid Bodies
Euler's Equations
The Euler Angles
Moments and Products of Inertia
Vibrations 506 Conservative Systems
Damped Vibrations
Forced Vibrations
Review of Mathematics
Properties of Areas and Lines
Properties of Volumes and Homogeneous Objects
Spherical Coordinates
D'Alembert's Principle
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