S S Rattan,
Professor,Mechanical Engg.,NIT, Kurukshetra.
ISBN: 0070591202 Copyright year: 2005
Kinematics and Dynamics of Machines is integral part of the Mechanical Engineering Syllabus. The intricacies of this subject are the groundwork for various other subjects that follow this one.
This book on Theory of Machines covers both Kinematics and Dynamics of Machines. The new edition has been updated with new sections and new worked out problems. The computer programs have been rewritten in C, the most widely used language today. The revised edition also includes elegant methods involving vector and complex numbers that frequently lead to computer aided solutions of the problems.
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