Solve any mechanical engineering problem quickly and easily with this updated edition of the world's leading engineering handbook
This thoroughly revised, industry-standard resource provides you with all the information you need to solve engineering problems on the job. Now celebrating its 100th anniversary, Mark's Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers, 12th Edition, offers up-to-date, accurate data and calculations along with clear and concise explanations of theory and applications.
First published in 1916, the handbook has become the go-to reference for engineering students and professionals. You will get coverage of everything from mechanics of solids and fluids, heat, fuels and furnaces to power generation, materials handling, transportation, and manufacturing processes. All-new sections explain micro and nano engineering, robotic vision, alternative energy production, biological materials, biomechanics, composite materials, and much more.
* Combines classic engineering content with the most recent technologies
* Artwork, tables, and data are updated throughout
* Written by over 160 global experts and edited by two respected engineers
Ali M. Sadegh, Ph.D., is Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Founder and Director of the Center for Advanced Engineering Design and Development, and former Chairman of the Department of Mechanical Engineering at City College of the City University of New York. He is a Fellow of both the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and the Society of Manufacturing Engineers. He is also the co-editor of the 11th Edition of Marks'. William M. Worek, Ph.D., is Executive Director of the Eagle Ford Center for Research, Education and Outreach (EFCREO) at Texas A&M University--Kingsville. He is a Fellow of both the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers.