Vector Mechanics for Engineers : Dynamics
Continuing in the spirit of its successful previous editions, the ninth edition of Beer, Johnston, Mazurek, and Cornwell's "Vector Mechanics for Engineers" provides conceptually accurate and thorough coverage together with a significant refreshment of the exercise sets and online delivery of homework problems to your students. Nearly forty percent of the problems in the text are changed from the previous edition. The Beer/Johnston textbooks introduced significant pedagogical innovations into engineering mechanics teaching. The consistent, accurate problem-solving methodology gives your students the best opportunity to learn statics and dynamics. At the same time, the careful presentation of content, unmatched levels of accuracy, and attention to detail have made these texts the standard for excellence.
- Hardback | 800 pages
- 208.28 x 256.54 x 30.48mm | 1,587.57g
- 01 Mar 2009
- McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
- McGraw Hill Higher Education
- London, United States
- 9th Revised edition
Table of contents
11 Kinematics of Particles 12 Kinetics of Particles: Newton's Second Law 13 Kinetics of Particles: Energy and Momentum Methods 14 Systems of Particles 15 Kinematics of Rigid Bodies 16 Plane Motion of Rigid Bodies: Forces and Accelerations 17 Plane Motion of Rigid Bodies: Energy and Momentum Methods 18 Kinetics of Rigid Bodies in Three Dimensions 19 Mechanical Vibrations Appendix A Some Useful Definitions and Properties of Vector Algebra Appendix B Moments of Inertia of Masses Appendix C Fundamentals of Engineering Examination
About Elliot R. Eisenberg
Ferdinand P. Beer. Born in France and educated in France and Switzerland, Ferd received an M.S. degree from the Sorbonne and an Sc.D. degree in theoretical mechanics from the University of Geneva. E. Russell Johnston, Jr. Born in Philadelphia, Russ holds a B.S. degree in civil engineering from the University of Delaware and an Sc. D. degree in the field of structural engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. David F. Mazurek. David holds a B.S. degree in ocean engineering and an M.S. degree in civil engineering from the Florida Institute of Technology and a Ph.D. degree in civil engineering from the University of Connecticut. Phillip J. Cornwell. Phil holds a B.S. degree in mechanical engineering from Texas Tech University and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in mechanical and aerospace engineering from Princeton University. Elliot R. Eisenberg. Elliot holds a B.S. degree in engineering and an M.E. degree, both from Cornell University.