G Sankarasubramanian :- G Sankarasubramanian, is a professor of Civil Engineering at PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore. He was awarded BE (Hons) at PSG College of Technology, University of Madras in 1984; MTech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur in 1985. He obtained his PhD degree in Civil Engineering from Bharathiar University in 1996. He is a Fellow of The Institution of Engineers (India), Fellow of Indian Concrete Institute (FICI) and Fellow of Indian Water Works Association (FIWWA). He has organized national conferences and short-term training programmes and delivered special lectures in many faculty development programmes. Dr Sankarasubramanian is the coordinator of IGNOU programme study centre for engineering programmes.S Rajasekaran :- Dr S Rajasekaran is the Professor Emeritus, Department of Civil Engineering, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore. With a brilliant academic record and teaching career, which includes assignments abroad, Dr Rajasekaran has been honoured with many national awards and is associated with various world bodies. He has published about 275 papers in national and international journals and conferences besides authoring 17 books.
Dr G Sankarasubramanian is Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore. He has a brilliant academic record and has published papers in national and international journals and conferences and authored five books. He is a member of many national and international bodies.
About the Book
Written in a comprehensive manner, this book elaborates on the tricky aspects of the motion of particle and its cause, forces and vectors, lifting machines and pulleys, inertia and projectiles, juxtapositioning them with relevant, neat illustrations, which make the science of engineering mechanics an interesting study for aspiring engineers. The book, has a large number of theoretical questions, numerical problems and a highly informative objective-type question bank. It caters to the learning needs of BE/BTech students and also those preparing for competitive exams.
Statics of Particles—Concurrent Forces in Plane
Statics of Particles—Concurrent Force in Space
Statics of Rigid Bodies: Non-Concurrent Forces in Plane
Statics of Rigid Bodies: Non-Concurrent Forces in Space
Centroid and Centre of Gravity
Moment of Inertia and Mass Moment of Inertia
Kinematics of Particles Rectilinear Motion
Kinematics of Particles—Curvilinear Motion
Kinetics of Particles—Work and Energy
Kinetics of Particles—Impulse and Momentum
Collision of Elastic Bodies
Kinematics of Rigid Bodies
Lucid and well-explained concepts with 300+ theoretical questions
Unsolved numerical exercises with answers for self-assessment
Insightful summary for quick review at the end of every chapter
Appendices for supplementary information
Objective-type question bank at the end of the book