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Elements of Fluid Dynamics

by Guido Buresti

Elements of Fluid Dynamics is intended to be a basic textbook, useful for undergraduate and graduate students in different fields of engineering, as well as in physics and applied mathematics. The main objective...


Star Wars rebooted: missile defence in progress

by Emmanuel Delorme, Bruno Gruselle & Guillaume Schlumberger

Once associated with the Cold War and with the Reagan administration?s ?Star Wars? project, missile defence has now taken on a fresh lease of life. In response to an actual or perceived threat by States and...


Finite Element Methods for Engineers

by Roger T Fenner

This book is intended as a textbook providing a deliberately simple introduction to finite element methods in a way that should be readily understandable to engineers, both students and practising professionals....


Principles of Aeroelasticity

by Raymond L. Bisplinghoff & Holt Ashley

Geared toward professional engineers, this volume will be helpful for students, too. Topics include methods of constructing static and dynamic equations, heated elastic solids, forms of aerodynamic operators,...


Rotary-Wing Aerodynamics

by W. Z. Stepniewski

Clear, concise text covers aerodynamic phenomena of the rotor and offers guidelines for helicopter performance evaluation. Originally prepared for NASA. Prefaces. New Indexes. 10 black-and-white photos. 537...


An Introduction to Theoretical and Computational Aerodynamics

by Jack Moran

Concise text discusses properties of wings and airfoils in incompressible and primarily inviscid flow, viscid flows, panel methods, finite difference methods, and computation of transonic flows past thin airfoils....


Dynamics of Atmospheric Flight

by Bernard Etkin

This treatment for upper-level undergraduates, graduate students, and professionals makes special reference to stability and control of airplanes, with extensive numerical examples covering a variety of vehicles....


Introduction to Space Dynamics

by William Tyrrell Thomson

Comprehensive, classic introduction to space-flight engineering for advanced undergraduate and graduate students provides basic tools for quantitative analysis of the motions of satellites and other vehicles...


Theory of Wing Sections: Including a Summary of Airfoil Data

by Ira H. Abbott & A. E. von Doenhoff

Concise compilation of subsonic aerodynamic characteristics of NACA wing sections, plus description of theory. 350 pages of tables.


Aeroelasticity

by Raymond L. Bisplinghoff, Holt Ashley & Robert L. Halfman

Highly regarded text deals with aeroelasticity as well as underlying aerodynamic and structural tools. Topics include incompressible flow, flutter, model theory, and much more. Over 300 illustrations. 1955 edition....


Theory of Flight

by Richard von Mises

Mises' classic avoids the formidable mathematical structure of fluid dynamics, while conveying — by often unorthodox methods — a full understanding of the physical phenomena and mathematical concepts of...


Helicopter Theory

by Wayne Johnson

Monumental engineering text covers vertical flight, forward flight, performance, mathematics of rotating systems, rotary wing dynamics and aerodynamics, aeroelasticity, stability and control, stall, noise, and...


Microsoft® Flight Simulator as a Training Aid: A Guide for Pilots, Instructors, and Virtual Aviators

by Bruce Williams

PC-based simulations, though touted by many in the aviation community as excellent flight training aids, are not being used to their full potential. This guide and the accompanying CD illustrate how to get the...


Erosion of Geomaterials

by Stephane Bonelli

This book aims to deliver significant scientific progress on the problem of the erosion of geomaterials, focusing on the mechanical/physical aspect. The chapters oscillate between a phenomenological outlook...


Recognition and Perception of Images

by Iftikhar B. Abbasov

This book is dedicated to the unique interdisciplinary research of imagery processing, recognition and perception. The contents of this book are based on the concepts of mathematical processing, compositional...


Advanced Multifunctional Lightweight Aerostructures

by Kamran Behdinan & Rasool Moradi-Dastjerdi

Offers a review of the newest methodologies for the characterization and modelling of lightweight materials and structures Advances in Multifunctional Lightweight Structures offers a text that provides and in-depth...


How to Land a Top-Paying Aeronautical engineers Job: Your Complete Guide to Opportunities, Resumes and Cover Letters, Interviews, Salaries, Promotions

by Reese Tammy

How to Land a Top-Paying Aeronautical engineers Job: Your Complete Guide to Opportunities, Resumes and Cover Letters, Interviews, Salaries, Promotions, What to Expect From Recruiters and More


How to Land a Top-Paying Aerospace engineering and operations technicians Job: Your Complete Guide to Opportunities, Resumes and Cover Letters, Interv

by Gay Albert

How to Land a Top-Paying Aerospace engineering and operations technicians Job: Your Complete Guide to Opportunities, Resumes and Cover Letters, Interviews, Salaries, Promotions, What to Expect From Recruiters...


Canadarm and Collaboration

by Elizabeth Howell & David M.D. Williams

With interviews from Chris Hadfield and Marc Garneau, the tale of Canada?s involvement in international space exploration from the 1960s to the present day 

Canada is a small but mighty power in space exploration....


The Proficient Pilot, Volume 3: Flying Wisdom

by Barry Schiff

A compilation of Barry Schiff’s monthly column in AOPA Pilot, the popular aviation periodical, these books contain favorite articles from over the years in three volumes that are arranged by subject. These...