Title: Mechanics of Materials
Author: R C Hibbeler
Mechanics of Materials is a comprehensive book for mechanical engineering students. The book comprises of chapters on stress, strain, mechanical properties of materials, transverse shear, bending, strain transformation, design of beams and shafts, buckling of columns and energy methods.
In addition, there are several practice questions and a review exercise at the end of each chapter which will help in thorough revision and practice. This book is essential for educators and undergraduate students of mechanical and civil engineering.
About Russell Hibbeler
Russ Hibbeler is an American academic author and educationist. He completed his B.S. in civil engineering and M.S. in Nuclear engineering. He received his PhD in Theoretical and Applied Mechanics from Northwestern University. He has taught at various universities like the University of Illinois-Urbana and Illinois Institute of Technology. He has authored several books like Structural Analysis, Engineering Mechanics – Statics and Dynamics, etc.