Applied Dimensional Analysis and Modeling

Applied Dimensional Analysis and Modeling

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Applied Dimensional Analysis and Modeling provides the full mathematical background and step-by-step procedures for employing dimensional analyses, along with a wide range of applications to problems in engineering and applied science, such as fluid dynamics, heat flow, electromagnetics, astronomy and economics. This new edition offers additional worked-out examples in mechanics, physics, geometry, hydrodynamics, and biometry.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 856 pages
  • 157.5 x 231.1 x 43.2mm | 1,224.71g
  • Butterworth-Heinemann Inc
  • Woburn, United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • Approx. 270 illustrations; Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0123706203
  • 9780123706201
  • 2,129,901

Table of contents

Chapter 1: Mathematical Preliminaries by Pal Rozsa
Chapter 2: Formats and Classification
Chapter 3: Dimensional Systems
Chapter 4: Transformation of Dimensions
Chapter 5: Arithmetic of Dimensions
Chapter 6: Dimensional Homogeneity
Chapter 7: Structure of Physical Relations
Chapter 8: Systematic Determination of Complete Set
of Products of Variables
Chapter 9: Transformations
Chapter 10: Number of Sets of Dimensionless Products
of Variables
Chapter 11: Relevancy of Variables
Chapter 12: Economy of Graphical Presentation
Chapter 13: Forms of Dimensionless Relations
Chapter 14: Sequence of Variables in the
Dimensional Set
Chapter 15: Alternate Dimensions
Chapter 16: Methods of Reducing the Number of
Dimensionless Variables
Chapter 17: Dimensional Modeling
Chapter 18: Forty-three Additional Applications
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