ASME Press Releases
Fall 2015 Engineering Textbooks Online
Below is a list of Fall 2015 Mechanical Engineering course textbooks that are available electronically through the library. Click on your class department abbreviation to see if your textbook is available. To access the electronic version, click on the title of the book, then click on the "Available Online" link that appears in the catalog record. If you run into problems accessing an e-book, please report them to Ask a Librarian.
THIS IS NOT AN OFFICIAL TEXTBOOK LIST. Books listed here may be either required textbooks or supplemental texts. Your faculty will provide you the titles of required textbooks for your classes. All engineering textbooks are available on course reserve at the Art, Architecture & Engineering Library.
Mechanical Engineering Online Textbooks
ME 335 Section 001 (Kaviany)
Essentials of heat transfer: principles, materials, and applications by Massoud Kaviany. 2011. Cambridge University Press. 9781139145404. Platform: ebrary.
ME 360 Section 002 (Orosz)
Modeling and analysis of dynamic systems by Ramin S. Esfandiari and Bei Lu. 2nd ed. 2014. CRC Press. 9781466574939. Platform: Ebook Library.
ME 382 Sections 001 and 002 (Dasgupta and Thouless)
Engineering materials 1: an introduction to properties, applications and design by Michael F. Ashby and David R.H. Jones. 4th ed. 2012. Elsevier/Butterworth-Heinemann. 9780080966656. Platform: ScienceDirect.
Engineering materials 2: an introduction to microstructures and processing by Michael Ashby and D.R.H. Jones. 4th ed. 2012. Butterworth-Heinemann. 9780080966687. Platform: ScienceDirect.
ME 461 (Vasudevan)
Feedback systems: an introduction for scientists and engineers by Karl Johan Astrom and Richard M. Murray. 2008. Princeton University Press. 9780691135762. Platform: MyiLibrary.
ME 501 (Gavini)
Mathematical methods for physicists by George B. Arfken. 7th ed. 2012. Academic Press. 9780123846549. Platform: ScienceDirect.
ME 505 (Garikipati)
The Finite element method: linear static and dynamic finite element analysis by Thomas J.R. Hughes. 2000. Dover Publications. 0486411818. Platform: Knovel.
ME 519 (Daly)
Theory of plasticity by J. Charkrabarty. 2006. Elsevier/Butterworth-Heinemann. 9780750666382. Platform: ScienceDirect.
Computational inelasticity by J.C. Simo and T.J.R. Hughes. 1998. Springer. 0387975209. Platform: ebrary.
Fundamentals of the theory of plasticity by L.M. Kachanov. 2004. Dover Publications. 9780486435831. Platform: Ebook Library.
ME 520 (Schultz)
Fluid mechanics by Pijush K. Kundu, Ira M. Cohen, and David R. Dowling. 6th ed. 2016. Academic Press. 9780124059351. Platform: ScienceDirect.
ME 569 (Stefanopolou)
Modeling and control of engines and drivelines by Lars Eriksson and Lars Nielsen. 2014. John Wiley & Sons. 9781118536186. Platform: Wiley Online Library.
Modeling and control of engines and drivelines by Lars Eriksson and Lars Nielsen. 2014. John Wiley & Sons. 9781118536186. Platform: Books 24x7.
ME 586 (Kannatey-Asibu)
Principles of laser materials processing by Elijah Kannatey-Asibu, Jr. 2009. Wiley. 9780470177983. Platform: Wiley Online Library.
Principles of laser materials processing by Elijah Kannatey-Asibu, Jr. 2009. Wiley. 9780470177983. Platform: Book 24x7.
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