Reeds Vol 2: Applied Mechanics for Marine Engineers

Reeds Vol 2: Applied Mechanics for Marine Engineers

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

The book covers the principal topics in applied mechanics for professional trainees studying Merchant Navy Marine Engineering Certificates of Competency (CoC) as well as the core syllabi in applied mechanics for undergraduates studying for BSc, BEng and MEng degrees in marine engineering, naval architecture and other marine technology related programmes. The revised version takes into account the need of these students, recognising recent changes to the Merchant Navy syllabus and current pathways to a sea-going engineering career, including National diplomas, Higher National Diploma and degree courses. Basic principles are dealt with, beginning at a fairly elemental stage, with this new edition applying the underlying principles to a shipping environment. Each chapter has fully worked examples interwoven into the text, with test examples set at the end of each chapter. Other revisions include examples reflecting modern machines and practice, current legislation and current syllabi.PoTENTIal ENErgy is the work stored up in a stationary body by virtue of its position or condition. For example, if ... Compressed air stored in a reservoir contains potential energy by virtue of its condition and can do useful work. This concept isanbsp;...

Title:Reeds Vol 2: Applied Mechanics for Marine Engineers
Author:Paul Russell
Publisher:Bloomsbury Publishing - 2015-03-09


You Must CONTINUE and create a free account to access unlimited downloads & streaming