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Published: 01 November 2010

1048 Pages | 1050 line diagrams

6.25 x 9.25 inches

ISBN: 9780198061106

Bookseller Code (06)

Strength of Materials

Second Edition

R. Subramanian

  • Includes over 1000 detailed illustrations to support the text
  • Provides large number of worked-out examples with step-by-step procedures
  • Reinforces theoretical concepts with a large number of review questions and exercise problems with answers at the end of the book

New to this Edition:

  • Over 200 new illustrations, taking the total count to over 1000
  • New review questions and 165 new solved examples
  • New definitions and improved explanations
  • New topics including torsion in thin-walled tubes, Castigliano's and unit-load methods for calculation of deflection of beams and trusses, Analysis of uniaxial and biaxial stresses including Mohr's circle, Shafts subjected to axial force and bending moment, three-dimensional stress analysis, additional empirical methods for calculation of critical column load, Wahl correction for helical springs, Williot-Mohr diagrams, analysis of indeterminate trusses, and flexibility and stiffness methods of analysis including a brief introduction to matrix method of analysis