By D. S. Chandrasekharaiah,Lokenath Debnath
- Provides a transparent and self-contained remedy of vectors, matrices, and tensors in particular adapted to the wishes of continuum mechanics
- Develops the options and rules universal to all components in stable and fluid mechanics with a typical notation and terminology
- Covers the basics of elasticity idea and fluid mechanics
By John E. Proctor,Daniel Melendrez Armada,Aravind Vijayaraghavan
Carbon nanotubes and graphene were the topic of severe clinical study because their particularly fresh discoveries. This booklet introduces the reader to the technological know-how in the back of those speedily constructing fields, and covers either the basics and most up-to-date advances. Uniquely, this ebook covers the themes in a pedagogical demeanour compatible for undergraduate scholars. The ebook additionally makes use of the straightforward structures of nanotubes and graphene as types to educate options reminiscent of molecular orbital idea, tight binding idea and the Laue therapy of diffraction.
Suitable for undergraduate scholars with a operating wisdom of uncomplicated quantum mechanics, and for postgraduate researchers starting their experiences into the sector, this ebook will equip the reader to severely overview the actual houses and strength for functions of graphene and carbon nanotubes.
By L.T. Tenek,John Argyris
By Edward Yu. Bormashenko
Motivated by way of a plethora of phenomena from nature, this textbook introduces into the physics of wetting of surfaces. After a short dialogue of the rules of floor stress, its exploitation for floating gadgets on or in beverages is mentioned. in addition, droplets and capillary results are mentioned and after a short day trip into cavitation, the fundamentals of dirt-repellent surfaces (lotus influence) are introduced.
By Yuli M. Ivanchenko,Alexander A. Lisyansky
By Eugene I. Butikov
Deepen Your scholars’ knowing of Oscillations via Interactive Experiments
Simulations of Oscillatory platforms: with Award-Winning software program, Physics of Oscillations provides a hands-on means of visualizing and knowing the basic thoughts of the physics of oscillations. either the textbook and software program are designed as exploration-oriented supplementations for classes more often than not physics and the speculation of oscillations.
The publication is with ease established in line with mathematical complexity. each one bankruptcy partially I comprises actions, questions, routines, and difficulties of various degrees of trouble, from undemanding to particularly hard. half II offers extra subtle, hugely mathematical fabric that delves into the intense theoretical heritage for the computer-aided research of oscillations.
The software program package deal permits scholars to watch the movement of linear and nonlinear mechanical oscillatory structures and to procure plots of the variables that describe the structures besides section diagrams and plots of power variations. those desktop simulations supply transparent, brilliant illustrations of oscillations in a number of actual structures, bringing to existence many summary recommendations, constructing scholars’ actual instinct, and complementing the analytical examine of the topic. scholars can examine phenomena that may rather be tough to review in a extra traditional manner.
By C. S. Sunandana
Introduction to strong kingdom Ionics: Phenomenology and Applications provides a pedagogical, graduate-level therapy of the technology and know-how of superionic conductors, sometimes called quick ion conductors or stable electrolytes. appropriate for physics, fabrics technological know-how, and engineering researchers and scholars, the textual content emphasizes easy physics and chemistry in addition to purposes of electrochemical strength materials.
The booklet specializes in basic phenomenological elements, together with crystal constitution, phonon dispersion, digital band constitution, defects, ailment, nonstoichiometry, non-equilibrium thermodynamics, part transitions, and statistical mechanics of iono-electron shipping. It explains how the layout, synthesis, and characterization of fabrics relief in optimizing diffusion coefficients and ionic conductivities. the writer additionally describes very important functions of strong kingdom ionics, together with reliable nation batteries, gas cells, and electrochemical sensors.
By Roberto Piazza
By Yaakov Kraftmakher
The monograph provides a few of the tools of the modulation and of measuring the temperature oscillations. vital purposes of the modulation innovations for learning actual phenomena in solids and beverages are thought of extensive (equilibrium aspect defects, part transitions, superconductors, liquid crystals, organic fabrics, rest phenomena in particular warmth, etc).
By Shahrooz Nafisi,Reza Ghomashchi