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Mechanics of Materials

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By: R Craig

775 pages, Figs, tabs

John Wiley & Sons

Hardback | Dec 1999 | #122785 | ISBN: 0471331767
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Written by an award-winning teacher and internationally-known structural dynamicist, this invaluable book gives readers a thorough grounding in all the basics-equilibrium, material behavior, and the geometry of deformation. It also provides a systematic problem-solving methodology that provides a practical system for planning and analyzing solutions.


Introduction to Mechanics of Materials. Stress and Strain; Design. Axial Deformation. Torsion. Equilibrium of Beams. Stresses in Beams. Deflection of Beams. Transformation of Stress and Strain; Mohr's Circle. Pressure Vessels; Stresses Due to Combined Loading. Buckling of Columns. Energy Methods. Special Topics Related to Design. Appendices. Answers to Selected Odd-Numbered Problems. References. Index.

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Christophe Dugave prepared his PhD in molecular pharmacology under the guidance of Professor Marquet and Professor Gaudry. Then he moved to the University of Sherbrooke (Canada) where he worked as a post--doctoral fellow under the supervision of Professor Deslongchamps. He is currently working at the Department of Protein Engineering and Research of the French Atomic Energy Commission at CEA/Saclay near Paris. His research interests include the synthesis of nonnatural amino acids, pseudopeptides, peptidomimetics, and radiolabeling of peptides and proteins with tritium technetium and other radioisotopes.

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