A Textbook of Strength of Materials

A Textbook of Strength of Materials (Paperback)

Publisher: Laxmi
Edition: Paperback
ISBN: 8131800008
No. of Pages: 1,092
Publish Date: 2007
Binding: Paperback
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The fourth edition of this book
'A Textbook of Strength of Materials'

contains twenty five chapters. This edition has been thoroughly revised and made up-to-date. A large number of numerical problems from different B.E. degree examination have been added with solution at proper places. At the end of each chapter, highlights, theoretical questions and many unsolved numerical problems with answers have been given for the students to practice them. Three advanced topics-stresses due to rotation in thin and thick cylinders, bending of curved bars and theories of failures of the materials have also been added. These chapters have been written in such a simple and easy-to-follow language that even an average student can understand them easily by self study. A large number of Objective type Multiple Choice Questions, asked in the most of the competitive examination, have been incorporated in this edition with answers and explanations to make this edition more useful for competitive examinations.

About the Author(s):Dr. R.K. Bansal

graduated in 1966. He obtained his Master's Degree in 1975 with

from I.I.T., Delhi and Ph.D. in 1981 from University of Delhi. He joined Delhi College of Engineering as a Lecturer and became Assistant Professor in 1984. He was selected for the post of professor in 1995. He also held the posts of Head of Mech. Engineering ( Faculty of Technology, University of Delhi), Dean (P.G.) Studies and Dean (U.G.) Studies, Delhi College of Engineering, Delhi. During his teaching career of about thirty five years, he guided a large number of research students and got published many papers. Dr. Bansal is the author of many books, which are followed as textbooks.

Contents:Chapter 1.

Simple Stresses and Strains

Chapter 2.

Elastic Constants

Chapter 3.

Principal Stresses and Strains

Chapter 4.

Strain Energy and Impact Loading

Chapter 5.

Centre of Gravity and Moment of Inertia

Chapter 6.

Shear Force and Bending Moment

Chapter 7.

Bending Stresses in Beams

Chapter 8.

Shear Stresses in Beams

Chapter 9.

Direct and Bending Stresses

Chapter 10.

Dams and Retaining Walls

Chapter 11.

Analysis of Perfect Frames

Chapter 12.

Deflection of Beams

Chapter 13.

Deflection of Cantilevers

Chapter 14.

Conjugate Beam Method, Propped Cantilevers and Beams

Chapter 15.

Fixed and Continuous Beams

Chapter 16.

Torsion of Shafts and Springs

Chapter 17.

Thin Cylinders and Spheres

Chapter 18.

Thick Cylinders and Spheres

Chapter 19.

Columns and Struts

Chapter 20.

Riveted Joints

Chapter 21.

Welded Joints

Chapter 22.

Rotating Discs and Cylinders

Chapter 23.

Bending of Curved Bars

Chapter 24.

Theories of Failure

Chapter 25.

Objective Type Questions

Subject Index

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Title: A Textbook of Strength of Materials
Publisher: Laxmi
Edition: Paperback
ISBN: 8131800008
No. of Pages: 1,092
Publish Date: 2007
Binding: Paperback


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