Filter
(found 10562 products)
Book cover image
The finite element method (FEM) is indispensable in modeling and simulation in various engineering and physical systems, including structural analysis, stress, strain, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, dynamics, eigenproblems, design optimization, sound propagation, electromagnetics, and coupled field problems. This textbook integrates basic theory with real-life, design-oriented problems using ANSYS, the most ...
Finite Elements for Engineers with ANSYS Applications
The finite element method (FEM) is indispensable in modeling and simulation in various engineering and physical systems, including structural analysis, stress, strain, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, dynamics, eigenproblems, design optimization, sound propagation, electromagnetics, and coupled field problems. This textbook integrates basic theory with real-life, design-oriented problems using ANSYS, the most commonly used computational software in the field. For students as well as practicing engineers and designers, each chapter is highly illustrated and presented in a step-by-step manner. Fundamental concepts are presented in detail with reference to easy to understand worked examples that clearly introduce the method before progressing to more advanced content. Included are step-by-step solutions for project type problems using modelling software, special chapters for modelling and the use of ANSYS and Workbench programs, and extensive sets of problems and projects round out each chapter.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9781107194083.jpg
126.000000 USD

Finite Elements for Engineers with ANSYS Applications

by Mohamed Gadala
Hardback
Book cover image
This book looks at the simple idea of forces, focusing on pushes and pulls with examples from within children's own experience.
Push and Pull
This book looks at the simple idea of forces, focusing on pushes and pulls with examples from within children's own experience.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9780750264372.jpg
14.86 USD

Push and Pull

by Angela Royston
Paperback
Book cover image
One of the bestselling texts in the field, Introduction to Fluid Mechanics continues to provide students with a balanced and comprehensive approach to mastering critical concepts. The new eighth edition once again incorporates a proven problem solving methodology that will help students develop an orderly plan to finding the right ...
Fox and Mcdonald's Introduction to Fluid Mechanics, 8th Edition International Student Version
One of the bestselling texts in the field, Introduction to Fluid Mechanics continues to provide students with a balanced and comprehensive approach to mastering critical concepts. The new eighth edition once again incorporates a proven problem solving methodology that will help students develop an orderly plan to finding the right solution. It starts with basic equations, then clearly states assumptions, and finally, relates results to expected physical behavior. Many of the steps involved in analysis are simplified by using Excel.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9781118026410.jpg
358.90 USD

Fox and Mcdonald's Introduction to Fluid Mechanics, 8th Edition International Student Version

by Philip J. Pritchard, Alan T. McDonald, Robert W. Fox
Paperback / softback
Book cover image
This is the only book to apply thermodynamics to real-world process engineering problems, explaining the thermodynamics behind simulations from the view of academic and industrial authors to users of simulation programs. It comprises numerous solved examples, which simplify the understanding of the often complex calculation procedures, and discusses their advantages ...
Chemical Thermodynamics for Process Simulation
This is the only book to apply thermodynamics to real-world process engineering problems, explaining the thermodynamics behind simulations from the view of academic and industrial authors to users of simulation programs. It comprises numerous solved examples, which simplify the understanding of the often complex calculation procedures, and discusses their advantages and disadvantages. The text also includes such special models as for formaldehyde, polymers, and associating compounds. Estimation methods for thermophysical properties and phase equilibria and thermodynamics of alternative separation processes are covered, as are new developments from recent years. For a deeper understanding additional problems are given at the end of each chapter. To solve the complex problems prepared Mathcad files, Excel files or the DDBSP Explorer version can be accessed via the Internet. While written for an advanced level, the text is easy to understand for every chemical engineer and chemist with a basic education in thermodynamics and phase equilibria, teaching students the engineering perspective of thermodynamics but also of interest to all companies active in chemistry, pharmacy, oil and gas processing, petrochemistry, refinery, food production, environmental protection and engineering.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9783527312771.jpg
161.79 USD

Chemical Thermodynamics for Process Simulation

by Jurgen Rarey, Michael Kleiber, Barbel Kolbe, Jurgen Gmehling
Hardback
Book cover image
Mechanics M1 is part of a series of books that match the 2005 AQA specifications for Maths A-level. The book has been produced in consultation with a Senior Examiner to ensure complete and authoritative coverage of the Mechanics 1 module. It contains all the mechanics that students need to know ...
Advanced Maths for AQA: Mechanics M1: Mechanics M1
Mechanics M1 is part of a series of books that match the 2005 AQA specifications for Maths A-level. The book has been produced in consultation with a Senior Examiner to ensure complete and authoritative coverage of the Mechanics 1 module. It contains all the mechanics that students need to know for AS-level Mathematics, or for the first year of an A-level.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9780199149384.jpg
37.18 USD

Advanced Maths for AQA: Mechanics M1: Mechanics M1

by Craig Simms, Brian Gaulter, Brian Jefferson
Paperback
Book cover image
Providing a solution for teaching junior science, New Star Science 4 books are aimed at the fourth primary school year. This Pupil's Book provides practical tasks and activities, with work throughout the topic and support for group activities. The topic covered is friction.
New Star Science: Year 4: Friction Pupils` Book
Providing a solution for teaching junior science, New Star Science 4 books are aimed at the fourth primary school year. This Pupil's Book provides practical tasks and activities, with work throughout the topic and support for group activities. The topic covered is friction.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9780602299279.jpg
14.10 USD

New Star Science: Year 4: Friction Pupils` Book

Paperback / softback
Book cover image
A modern and broad exposition emphasizing heat transfer by convection. This edition contains valuable new information primarily pertaining to flow and heat transfer in porous media and computational fluid dynamics as well as recent advances in turbulence modeling. Problems of a mixed theoretical and practical nature provide an opportunity to ...
Convective Heat Transfer
A modern and broad exposition emphasizing heat transfer by convection. This edition contains valuable new information primarily pertaining to flow and heat transfer in porous media and computational fluid dynamics as well as recent advances in turbulence modeling. Problems of a mixed theoretical and practical nature provide an opportunity to test mastery of the material.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9780471577096.jpg
240.190000 USD

Convective Heat Transfer

by Louis C. Burmeister
Hardback
Book cover image
Oxford A Level Mathematics for Edexcel takes a completely fresh look at presenting the challenges of A Level. It specifically targets average students, with tactics designed to offer real chance of success to more students, as well as providing more stretch and challenge material. This Mechanics 1 book includes a ...
A Level Mathematics for Edexcel: Mechanics M1
Oxford A Level Mathematics for Edexcel takes a completely fresh look at presenting the challenges of A Level. It specifically targets average students, with tactics designed to offer real chance of success to more students, as well as providing more stretch and challenge material. This Mechanics 1 book includes a background knowledge chapter to help bridge the gap between GCSE and A Level study.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9780199117819.jpg
33.94 USD

A Level Mathematics for Edexcel: Mechanics M1

by Brian Jefferson
Paperback
Book cover image
While most books on the subject present material only on sensors and actuators, hardware and simulation, or modeling and control, Mechatronics: An Integrated Approach presents all of these topics in a single, unified volume from which users with a variety of engineering backgrounds can benefit. The integrated approach emphasizes the ...
Mechatronics: An Integrated Approach
While most books on the subject present material only on sensors and actuators, hardware and simulation, or modeling and control, Mechatronics: An Integrated Approach presents all of these topics in a single, unified volume from which users with a variety of engineering backgrounds can benefit. The integrated approach emphasizes the design and instrumentation of mechatronic systems. A versatile text that spans several courses in mechatronics, the book offers a strong foundation in such core subjects as dynamic system modeling, electronic components and analysis, mechanical components and analysis, robotics, sensors/transducers and instrumentation, stepper motors, dc and ac motors and drives, hydraulic and pneumatic actuators, fluidics, automatic control, digital processing and hardware, communication and interfacing, software tools, design, and prototyping. Appendices provide additional background on Laplace and Fourier transform techniques, and software tools including MATLABO, SIMULINKO, and LabVIEWO. The book emphasizes practical situations and applications with numerous worked examples, problems, and exercises. An entire chapter is devoted to practical case studies. Mechatronics: An Integrated Approach seamlessly incorporates advanced theory and concepts, various considerations of practical applications including tools, instrumentation, design issues, automatic control, and industrial techniques using a reader-friendly, snapshot style that is ideal for students with a basic engineering background
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9780849312748.jpg
198.99 USD

Mechatronics: An Integrated Approach

by Clarence W. De Silva
Hardback
Book cover image
100 Facts Speed is bursting with exactly 100 fantastic facts, incredible images and fun activities to help children learn everything they need to know about the fastest things on the planet. 100 Facts Speed covers key topics about high-speed machines, animals and people in easily-digestible, numbered facts. Every page features ...
100 Facts - Speed
100 Facts Speed is bursting with exactly 100 fantastic facts, incredible images and fun activities to help children learn everything they need to know about the fastest things on the planet. 100 Facts Speed covers key topics about high-speed machines, animals and people in easily-digestible, numbered facts. Every page features amazing illustrations and photographs that clarify difficult points for children. Essential topics covered in 100 Facts Speed: - Units of measure, the concept of relativity and the idea of velocity - Naturally fast movers and man-made speed machines - The fastest speed - the speed that light travels Examples of 'I don't believe it' fascinating facts: - If sprinters have a wind faster than 2 metres per second blowing them along, their times cannot count as record-breakers. Otherwise they could gain 0.2 seconds over 100 metres! - Tornadoes on Earth have wind speeds of over 350 kilometres per hour. On planet Neptune, storm winds blow over six times faster, at 2200 kilometres per hour! - Head-to-toe swimsuits covered with thousands of tiny 'teeth', like real shark skin, increase swimming speed but are banned in official races. Activities to make learning accessible and interactive include: - Host a worm Olympics by rolling up sheets of paper into tubes and placing some worms at the 'start' line - see who wins the race! - Quiz question: Which are faster - radio waves, microwaves or X-rays? - Measure how important distance is for an object to gain more energy by dropping a tennis ball down a ramp made of card at different heights. Does it roll further from higher up? Author: Steve Parker Consultant: John Farndon Pages: 40 Age: 7+ Dimensions: 9 X 12 Format: Paperback with holographic foil ISBN: 9781848105324
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9781848105324.jpg
13.00 USD

100 Facts - Speed

by Miles Kelly
Paperback / softback
Book cover image
An Introduction to Lagrangian Mechanics begins with a proper historical perspective on the Lagrangian method by presenting Fermat's Principle of Least Time (as an introduction to the Calculus of Variations) as well as the principles of Maupertuis, Jacobi, and d'Alembert that preceded Hamilton's formulation of the Principle of Least Action, ...
Introduction To Lagrangian Mechanics, An (2nd Edition)
An Introduction to Lagrangian Mechanics begins with a proper historical perspective on the Lagrangian method by presenting Fermat's Principle of Least Time (as an introduction to the Calculus of Variations) as well as the principles of Maupertuis, Jacobi, and d'Alembert that preceded Hamilton's formulation of the Principle of Least Action, from which the Euler-Lagrange equations of motion are derived. Other additional topics not traditionally presented in undergraduate textbooks include the treatment of constraint forces in Lagrangian Mechanics; Routh's procedure for Lagrangian systems with symmetries; the art of numerical analysis for physical systems; variational formulations for several continuous Lagrangian systems; an introduction to elliptic functions with applications in Classical Mechanics; and Noncanonical Hamiltonian Mechanics and perturbation theory.The Second Edition includes a larger selection of examples and problems (with hints) in each chapter and continues the strong emphasis of the First Edition on the development and application of mathematical methods (mostly calculus) to the solution of problems in Classical Mechanics.New material has been added to most chapters. For example, a new derivation of the Noether theorem for discrete Lagrangian systems is given and a modified Rutherford scattering problem is solved exactly to show that the total scattering cross section associated with a confined potential (i.e., which vanishes beyond a certain radius) yields the hard-sphere result. The Frenet-Serret formulas for the Coriolis-corrected projectile motion are presented, where the Frenet-Serret torsion is shown to be directly related to the Coriolis deflection, and a new treatment of the sleeping-top problem is given.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9789814623629.jpg
60.900000 USD

Introduction To Lagrangian Mechanics, An (2nd Edition)

by Alain J Brizard
Paperback / softback
Book cover image
In many fields of modern physics, classical mechanics plays a key role. However, the teaching of mechanics at the undergraduate level often confines the applications to old-fashioned devices such as combinations of springs and masses, pendulums, or rolling cylinders.This book provides an illustration of classical mechanics in the form of ...
Classical Mechanics Illustrated By Modern Physics: 42 Problems With Solutions
In many fields of modern physics, classical mechanics plays a key role. However, the teaching of mechanics at the undergraduate level often confines the applications to old-fashioned devices such as combinations of springs and masses, pendulums, or rolling cylinders.This book provides an illustration of classical mechanics in the form of problems (at undergraduate level) inspired - for the most part - by contemporary research in physics, and resulting from the teaching and research experience of the authors. A noticeable feature of this book is that it emphasizes the experimental aspects of a large majority of problems. All problems are accompanied by detailed solutions: the calculations are clarified and their physical significance commented on in-depth. Within the solutions, the basic concepts from undergraduate lectures in classical mechanics, necessary to solve the problems, are recalled when needed. The authors systematically mention recent bibliographical references (most of them freely accessible via the Internet) allowing the reader to deepen their understanding of the subject, and thus contributing to the building of a general culture in physics.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9781848164802.jpg
47.250000 USD

Classical Mechanics Illustrated By Modern Physics: 42 Problems With Solutions

by Thierry Lahaye, David Guery-Odelin
Paperback / softback
Book cover image
Devoted to the foundation of mechanics, namely classical Newtonian mechanics, the subject is based mainly on Galileo's principle of relativity and Hamilton's principle of least action. The exposition is simple and leads to the most complete direct means of solving problems in mechanics. The final sections on adiabatic invariants have ...
Mechanics: Volume 1
Devoted to the foundation of mechanics, namely classical Newtonian mechanics, the subject is based mainly on Galileo's principle of relativity and Hamilton's principle of least action. The exposition is simple and leads to the most complete direct means of solving problems in mechanics. The final sections on adiabatic invariants have been revised and augmented. In addition a short biography of L D Landau has been inserted.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9780750628969.jpg
76.600000 USD

Mechanics: Volume 1

by E. M. Lifshitz, L D Landau
Paperback / softback
Book cover image
R. Shankar has introduced major additions and updated key presentations in this second edition of Principles of Quantum Mechanics. New features of this innovative text include an entirely rewritten mathematical introduction, a discussion of Time-reversal invariance, and extensive coverage of a variety of path integrals and their applications. Additional highlights ...
Principles of Quantum Mechanics
R. Shankar has introduced major additions and updated key presentations in this second edition of Principles of Quantum Mechanics. New features of this innovative text include an entirely rewritten mathematical introduction, a discussion of Time-reversal invariance, and extensive coverage of a variety of path integrals and their applications. Additional highlights include: - Clear, accessible treatment of underlying mathematics - A review of Newtonian, Lagrangian, and Hamiltonian mechanics - Student understanding of quantum theory is enhanced by separate treatment of mathematical theorems and physical postulates - Unsurpassed coverage of path integrals and their relevance in contemporary physics The requisite text for advanced undergraduate- and graduate-level students, Principles of Quantum Mechanics, Second Edition is fully referenced and is supported by many exercises and solutions. The book's self-contained chapters also make it suitable for independent study as well as for courses in applied disciplines.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9780306447907.jpg
115.490000 USD

Principles of Quantum Mechanics

by R. Shankar
Hardback
Book cover image
Mechanics M2 is part of a series of books that match the 2005 AQA specifications for Maths A-level. The book has been produced in consultation with a Senior Examiner to ensure complete and authoritative coverage of the Mechanics 2 module. It contains all the mechanics that students need to know ...
Advanced Maths for AQA: Mechanics M2
Mechanics M2 is part of a series of books that match the 2005 AQA specifications for Maths A-level. The book has been produced in consultation with a Senior Examiner to ensure complete and authoritative coverage of the Mechanics 2 module. It contains all the mechanics that students need to know for A-level Mathematics, or for the second year of an A-level.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9780199149896.jpg
35.31 USD

Advanced Maths for AQA: Mechanics M2

by Brian Jefferson
Paperback
Book cover image
Edexcel's own course for the GCE specification. Providing the best match to the specification, this book motivates students by making maths easier to learn. Written by chief examiners, it provides student-friendly worked examples and solutions, leading to a wealth of practice questions. Sample past exam papers are included for thorough ...
Edexcel AS and A Level Modular Mathematics Mechanics 4 M4
Edexcel's own course for the GCE specification. Providing the best match to the specification, this book motivates students by making maths easier to learn. Written by chief examiners, it provides student-friendly worked examples and solutions, leading to a wealth of practice questions. Sample past exam papers are included for thorough exam preparation, and regular review sections help to consolidate learning. Opportunities for stretch and challenge are presented throughout the course, and an interactive FREE LiveText CD-ROM contains everything students need to motivate and prepare themselves. The all new Exam Cafe gives students revision advice, key ideas summaries and an abundance of exam practice, with hints and tips.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9780435519247.jpg
30.90 USD

Edexcel AS and A Level Modular Mathematics Mechanics 4 M4

by Keith Pledger
Mixed media product
Book cover image
Updating the Artech House bestseller, Fundamentals and Applications of Microfluidics , this newly revised second edition provides electrical and mechanical engineers with complete and current coverage of microfluidics - an emerging field involving fluid flow and devices in microscale and nanoscale. The second edition offers a greatly expanded treatment of ...
Fundamentals and Applications of Microfluidics
Updating the Artech House bestseller, Fundamentals and Applications of Microfluidics , this newly revised second edition provides electrical and mechanical engineers with complete and current coverage of microfluidics - an emerging field involving fluid flow and devices in microscale and nanoscale. The second edition offers a greatly expanded treatment of nanotechnology, electrokinetics and flow theory. The book shows engineers how to take advantage of the performance benefits of microfluidics and serves as an instant reference for state-of-the-art microfluidics technology and applications. The wide range of applications discussed includes fluid control devices, gas and fluid measurement devices, medical testing equipment, and implantable drug pumps. Professionals learn how to choose the best fabrication and enabling technology for a specific microfluidic application.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9781580539722.jpg
166.950000 USD

Fundamentals and Applications of Microfluidics

by Steven T. Wereley, Nam-Trung Nguyen
Hardback
Book cover image
Thoroughly updated to include the latest developments in the field, this classic text on finite-difference and finite-volume computational methods maintains the fundamental concepts covered in the first edition. As an introductory text for advanced undergraduates and first-year graduate students, Computational Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer, Third Edition provides the background ...
Computational Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer
Thoroughly updated to include the latest developments in the field, this classic text on finite-difference and finite-volume computational methods maintains the fundamental concepts covered in the first edition. As an introductory text for advanced undergraduates and first-year graduate students, Computational Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer, Third Edition provides the background necessary for solving complex problems in fluid mechanics and heat transfer. Divided into two parts, the book first lays the groundwork for the essential concepts preceding the fluids equations in the second part. It includes expanded coverage of turbulence and large-eddy simulation (LES) and additional material included on detached-eddy simulation (DES) and direct numerical simulation (DNS). Designed as a valuable resource for practitioners and students, new homework problems have been added to further enhance the student's understanding of the fundamentals and applications.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9781591690375.jpg
183.11 USD

Computational Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer

by Dale A. Anderson, John C. Tannehill, Richard H. Pletcher
Hardback
Book cover image
This student-friendly textbook for the Mechanics 2 Module of A-Level Maths comprehensively covers the Edexcel exam specification. It contains straightforward, accessible notes explaining all the theory, backed up with useful step-by-step examples. There are practice questions throughout the book to test understanding, with recap and exam-style questions at the end ...
AS/A Level Maths for Edexcel - Mechanics 2: Student Book
This student-friendly textbook for the Mechanics 2 Module of A-Level Maths comprehensively covers the Edexcel exam specification. It contains straightforward, accessible notes explaining all the theory, backed up with useful step-by-step examples. There are practice questions throughout the book to test understanding, with recap and exam-style questions at the end of each section (detailed answers to all the questions are included at the back). Finally, there's a CD-ROM containing two complete Mechanics 2 practice exam papers - ideal to print out for realistic practice before the final tests.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9781847628107.jpg
26.04 USD

AS/A Level Maths for Edexcel - Mechanics 2: Student Book

by CGP Books
Paperback / softback
Book cover image
The best parts of physics are the last topics that our students ever see. These are the exciting new frontiers of nonlinear and complex systems that are at the forefront of university research and are the basis of many high-tech businesses. Topics such as traffic on the World Wide Web, ...
Introduction to Modern Dynamics: Chaos, Networks, Space and Time
The best parts of physics are the last topics that our students ever see. These are the exciting new frontiers of nonlinear and complex systems that are at the forefront of university research and are the basis of many high-tech businesses. Topics such as traffic on the World Wide Web, the spread of epidemics through globally-mobile populations, or the synchronization of global economies are governed by universal principles just as profound as Newton's laws. Nonetheless, the conventional university physics curriculum reserves most of these topics for advanced graduate study. Two justifications are given for this situation: first, that the mathematical tools needed to understand these topics are beyond the skill set of undergraduate students, and second, that these are speciality topics with no common theme and little overlap. Introduction to Modern Dynamics dispels these myths. The structure of this book combines the three main topics of modern dynamics - chaos theory, dynamics on complex networks, and general relativity - into a coherent framework. By taking a geometric view of physics, concentrating on the time evolution of physical systems as trajectories through abstract spaces, these topics share a common and simple mathematical language through which any student can gain a unified physical intuition. Given the growing importance of complex dynamical systems in many areas of science and technology, this text provides students with an up-to-date foundation for their future careers.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9780199657049.jpg
62.30 USD

Introduction to Modern Dynamics: Chaos, Networks, Space and Time

by David D. Nolte
Paperback
Book cover image
The revised and enlarged third edition of this successful book presents a comprehensive and systematic treatment of linear and nonlinear partial differential equations and their varied and updated applications. In an effort to make the book more useful for a diverse readership, updated modern examples of applications are chosen from ...
Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers
The revised and enlarged third edition of this successful book presents a comprehensive and systematic treatment of linear and nonlinear partial differential equations and their varied and updated applications. In an effort to make the book more useful for a diverse readership, updated modern examples of applications are chosen from areas of fluid dynamics, gas dynamics, plasma physics, nonlinear dynamics, quantum mechanics, nonlinear optics, acoustics, and wave propagation. Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers, Third Edition, improves on an already highly complete and accessible resource for graduate students and professionals in mathematics, physics, science, and engineering. It may be used to great effect as a course textbook, research reference, or self-study guide.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9780817682644.jpg
146.990000 USD

Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers

by Lokenath Debnath
Hardback
Book cover image
The laws of thermodynamics drive everything that happens in the universe. From the sudden expansion of a cloud of gas to the cooling of hot metal, and from the unfurling of a leaf to the course of life itself - everything is directed and constrained by four simple laws. They ...
Four Laws That Drive the Universe
The laws of thermodynamics drive everything that happens in the universe. From the sudden expansion of a cloud of gas to the cooling of hot metal, and from the unfurling of a leaf to the course of life itself - everything is directed and constrained by four simple laws. They establish fundamental concepts such as temperature and heat, and reveal the arrow of time and even the nature of energy itself. Peter Atkins' powerful and compelling introduction explains what the laws are and how they work, using accessible language and virtually no mathematics. Guiding the reader from the Zeroth Law to the Third Law, he introduces the fascinating concept of entropy, and how it not only explains why your desk tends to get messier, but also how its unstoppable rise constitutes the engine of the universe.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9780199232369.jpg
20.950000 USD

Four Laws That Drive the Universe

by Peter Atkins
Hardback
Book cover image
This book deals with the application of spectral methods to problems of uncertainty propagation and quanti?cation in model-based computations. It speci?cally focuses on computational and algorithmic features of these methods which are most useful in dealing with models based on partial differential equations, with special att- tion to models arising ...
Spectral Methods for Uncertainty Quantification: With Applications to Computational Fluid Dynamics
This book deals with the application of spectral methods to problems of uncertainty propagation and quanti?cation in model-based computations. It speci?cally focuses on computational and algorithmic features of these methods which are most useful in dealing with models based on partial differential equations, with special att- tion to models arising in simulations of ?uid ?ows. Implementations are illustrated through applications to elementary problems, as well as more elaborate examples selected from the authors' interests in incompressible vortex-dominated ?ows and compressible ?ows at low Mach numbers. Spectral stochastic methods are probabilistic in nature, and are consequently rooted in the rich mathematical foundation associated with probability and measure spaces. Despite the authors' fascination with this foundation, the discussion only - ludes to those theoretical aspects needed to set the stage for subsequent applications. The book is authored by practitioners, and is primarily intended for researchers or graduate students in computational mathematics, physics, or ?uid dynamics. The book assumes familiarity with elementary methods for the numerical solution of time-dependent, partial differential equations; prior experience with spectral me- ods is naturally helpful though not essential. Full appreciation of elaborate examples in computational ?uid dynamics (CFD) would require familiarity with key, and in some cases delicate, features of the associated numerical methods. Besides these shortcomings, our aim is to treat algorithmic and computational aspects of spectral stochastic methods with details suf?cient to address and reconstruct all but those highly elaborate examples.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9789048135196.jpg
135.450000 USD

Spectral Methods for Uncertainty Quantification: With Applications to Computational Fluid Dynamics

by Omar M. Knio, Olivier Le Maitre
Hardback
Book cover image
Molecular Driving Forces, Second Edition is an introductory statistical thermodynamics text that describes the principles and forces that drive chemical and biological processes. It demonstrates how the complex behaviors of molecules can result from a few simple physical processes, and how simple models provide surprisingly accurate insights into the workings ...
Molecular Driving Forces: Statistical Thermodynamics in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Nanoscience
Molecular Driving Forces, Second Edition is an introductory statistical thermodynamics text that describes the principles and forces that drive chemical and biological processes. It demonstrates how the complex behaviors of molecules can result from a few simple physical processes, and how simple models provide surprisingly accurate insights into the workings of the molecular world. Widely adopted in its First Edition, Molecular Driving Forces is regarded by teachers and students as an accessible textbook that illuminates underlying principles and concepts. The Second Edition includes two brand new chapters: (1) Microscopic Dynamics introduces single molecule experiments; and (2) Molecular Machines considers how nanoscale machines and engines work. The Logic of Thermodynamics has been expanded to its own chapter and now covers heat, work, processes, pathways, and cycles. New practical applications, examples, and end-of-chapter questions are integrated throughout the revised and updated text, exploring topics in biology, environmental and energy science, and nanotechnology. Written in a clear and reader-friendly style, the book provides an excellent introduction to the subject for novices while remaining a valuable resource for experts.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9780815344308.jpg
139.47 USD

Molecular Driving Forces: Statistical Thermodynamics in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Nanoscience

by Sarina Bromberg, Ken Dill
Paperback / softback
Book cover image
This monograph presents computational techniques and numerical analysis to study conservation laws under uncertainty using the stochastic Galerkin formulation. With the continual growth of computer power, these methods are becoming increasingly popular as an alternative to more classical sampling-based techniques. The text takes advantage of stochastic Galerkin projections applied to ...
Polynomial Chaos Methods for Hyperbolic Partial Differential Equations: Numerical Techniques for Fluid Dynamics Problems in the Presence of Uncertainties
This monograph presents computational techniques and numerical analysis to study conservation laws under uncertainty using the stochastic Galerkin formulation. With the continual growth of computer power, these methods are becoming increasingly popular as an alternative to more classical sampling-based techniques. The text takes advantage of stochastic Galerkin projections applied to the original conservation laws to produce a large system of modified partial differential equations, the solutions to which directly provide a full statistical characterization of the effect of uncertainties. Polynomial Chaos Methods of Hyperbolic Partial Differential Equations focuses on the analysis of stochastic Galerkin systems obtained for linear and non-linear convection-diffusion equations and for a systems of conservation laws; a detailed well-posedness and accuracy analysis is presented to enable the design of robust and stable numerical methods. The exposition is restricted to one spatial dimension and one uncertain parameter as its extension is conceptually straightforward. The numerical methods designed guarantee that the solutions to the uncertainty quantification systems will converge as the mesh size goes to zero. Examples from computational fluid dynamics are presented together with numerical methods suitable for the problem at hand: stable high-order finite-difference methods based on summation-by-parts operators for smooth problems, and robust shock-capturing methods for highly nonlinear problems. Academics and graduate students interested in computational fluid dynamics and uncertainty quantification will find this book of interest. Readers are expected to be familiar with the fundamentals of numerical analysis. Some background in stochastic methods is useful but notnecessary.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9783319107134.jpg
157.490000 USD

Polynomial Chaos Methods for Hyperbolic Partial Differential Equations: Numerical Techniques for Fluid Dynamics Problems in the Presence of Uncertainties

by Mass Per Pettersson, Gianluca Iaccarino, Jan Nordstrom
Hardback
Book cover image
This textbook explores both the theoretical foundation of the Finite Volume Method (FVM) and its applications in Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD). Readers will discover a thorough explanation of the FVM numerics and algorithms used for the simulation of incompressible and compressible fluid flows, along with a detailed examination of the ...
The Finite Volume Method in Computational Fluid Dynamics: An Advanced Introduction with OpenFOAM (R) and Matlab
This textbook explores both the theoretical foundation of the Finite Volume Method (FVM) and its applications in Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD). Readers will discover a thorough explanation of the FVM numerics and algorithms used for the simulation of incompressible and compressible fluid flows, along with a detailed examination of the components needed for the development of a collocated unstructured pressure-based CFD solver. Two particular CFD codes are explored. The first is uFVM, a three-dimensional unstructured pressure-based finite volume academic CFD code, implemented within Matlab. The second is OpenFOAM (R), an open source framework used in the development of a range of CFD programs for the simulation of industrial scale flow problems. With over 220 figures, numerous examples and more than one hundred exercise on FVM numerics, programming, and applications, this textbook is suitable for use in an introductory course on the FVM, in an advanced course on numerics, and as a reference for CFD programmers and researchers.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9783319168739.jpg
167.35 USD

The Finite Volume Method in Computational Fluid Dynamics: An Advanced Introduction with OpenFOAM (R) and Matlab

by M. Darwish, L. Mangani, F. Moukalled
Hardback
Book cover image
A highly illustrated textbook explaining the fundamentals of structural analysis, materials and design in one integrated volume. This integrated approach enables the student to tackle realistic design problems in the shortest possible time, and, because the relevance of the theory is immediately relevant, it is highly motivational. The text follows ...
Understanding Structures: Analysis, Materials, Design
A highly illustrated textbook explaining the fundamentals of structural analysis, materials and design in one integrated volume. This integrated approach enables the student to tackle realistic design problems in the shortest possible time, and, because the relevance of the theory is immediately relevant, it is highly motivational. The text follows the process of design from initial concept through to final details. It focuses on using real data and avoiding a complex mathematical approach to encourage a feel and awareness for the physical behaviour of structures. Each stage of the design process is illustrated by a realistic numerical example which is based on genuine design data. The book is up-to-date for the Eurocodes. The book is intended for first year undergraduates and BTEC students of civil and structural engineering, building, architecture and surveying. Because it contains a lot of real design data, it may also be useful as a work of reference for the non-specialist practitioner.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9781137376565.jpg
91.11 USD

Understanding Structures: Analysis, Materials, Design

by Derek Seward
Paperback / softback
Book cover image
This series, well-known for accessibility and for a student-friendly approach, has a wealth of features: worked examples, activities, investigations, graded exercises, Key Points summaries and Discussion Points. To ensure exam success there are plenty of up-to-date exam questions, plus warning signs to indicate common pitfalls. MEI offer full support to ...
MEI Mechanics 2 Third Edition
This series, well-known for accessibility and for a student-friendly approach, has a wealth of features: worked examples, activities, investigations, graded exercises, Key Points summaries and Discussion Points. To ensure exam success there are plenty of up-to-date exam questions, plus warning signs to indicate common pitfalls. MEI offer full support to schools through their network with newsletters, training days and an annual conference.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9780340888520.jpg
39.04 USD

MEI Mechanics 2 Third Edition

by David Holland, Pat Bryden
Paperback / softback
Book cover image
A study of the fundamental theory of waves appropriate for first year graduate students in oceanography, meteorology and associated sciences. Starting with an elementary overview of the basic wave concept, specific wave phenomena are then examined, including: surface gravity waves, internal gravity waves, lee waves, waves in the presence of ...
Waves in the Ocean and Atmosphere: Introduction to Wave Dynamics
A study of the fundamental theory of waves appropriate for first year graduate students in oceanography, meteorology and associated sciences. Starting with an elementary overview of the basic wave concept, specific wave phenomena are then examined, including: surface gravity waves, internal gravity waves, lee waves, waves in the presence of rotation, and geostrophic adjustment. Each wave topic is used to introduce either a new technique or concept in general wave theory. Emphasis is placed on connectivity between the various subjects and on the physical interpretation of the mathematical results. The book contains numerous exercises at the end of the respective chapters.
https://magrudy-assets.storage.googleapis.com/9783642055645.jpg
78.740000 USD

Waves in the Ocean and Atmosphere: Introduction to Wave Dynamics

by Joseph Pedlosky
Paperback / softback
Page 1 of 40