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A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering

Tony Atkins and Marcel Escudier

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780199587438
Published online September 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191752308 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acref/9780199587438.001.0001
A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering

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Over 7,400 entries

This new Dictionary provides definitions and explanations for mechanical engineering terms in the core areas of design, stress analysis, dynamics and vibrations, thermodynamics, and fluid mechanics, in over 7,400 clear and concise A to Z entries, many illustrated. Topics covered include heat transfer, combustion, control, lubrication, robotics, instrumentation, and measurement. The dictionary also touches on related subject areas such as acoustics, bioengineering, chemical engineering, civil engineering, aeronautical engineering, environmental engineering, and materials science.

This excellent new work is the most comprehensive and authoritative dictionary of its kind. It is an essential reference for students of mechanical engineering and for anyone with an interest in the subject.

Book.  7429 pages.  246637 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Mechanical Engineering

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