Engineering mechanics by bhavikatti :
Author: S S Bhavikatti
Publisher: New Age International Publishers
About The Author:
Engineering mechanics by bhavikatti – Dr. S S Bhavikatti studied at BVB College of Engineering and Technology, Hubli for his BE (Civil) degree and graduated from Karnataka University, Dharwad in 1963 sharing the first rank with another candidate. The same year, he joined Karnataka Regional Engineering College (presently NITK), Surathkal, as a teacher. He secured ME degree in Structural Engineering in 1967 from University of Roorkee, Roorkee (presently IIT Roorkee) under the Technical Teachers Training Programme and PhD in 1977 from IIT Delhi under Quality Improvement Programme. He served at NITK, Surathkal in different capacities like Head of Civil Engineering Department; Chairman, Centre for Continuing Education; Chairman, Central Computer Centre and Dean (Administration).
About This Book:
Engineering Mechanics is a core subject taught to all engineering students in the first year of the course. By going through this course, students develop the capacity to model an actual problem into an engineering problem and find the solution using laws of mechanics. The neat free body diagrams are presented and problems are solved systematically to make the procedure clear. Throughout SI units and standard notations as recommended by Bureau of Indian Standard are used. This book covers the syllabus of almost all universities.