Mechanical Vibrations – Singiresu S. Rao – 5th Edition


For undergraduate courses in Engineering. Retaining the style of its previous editions, this text presents the theory, aspects, and applications of in as simple a manner as possible. With an emphasis on computer techniques of analysis, it gives expanded explanations of the fundamentals, focusing on physical significance and interpretation that build upon students’ previous experience.

Each self-contained topic fully explains all concepts and presents the derivations with complete details. Numerous examples and illustrate principles and concepts. Clear, detailed presentation. Each topic in Mechanical is self-contained, with all concepts explained fully and the derivations presented with complete details.

Each chapter contains an extensive set of emphasizing a variety of applications of the material covered in that chapter. In total, there are more than 1150 problems, with in the instructor’s Solutions Manual.

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  • 1 Basic Concepts of Vibration
    2 Free Vibration of Single Degree of Freedom Systems
    3 Harmonically Excited Vibration
    4 Vibration Under General Forcing Conditions
    5 Two Degree of Freedom Systems
    6 Multidegree of Freedom Systems
    7 Determination of Natural Frequencies and Mode Shapes
    8 Continuous Systems
    9 Vibration Control
    10 Vibration Measurement and Applications
    11 Numerical Integration Methods in Vibration Analysis
    12 Finite Element Method
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Kareem Elnagar
29/08/2015 10:48 am

The book is nice, and it looks much better like new.

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