Aircraft Structures for Engineering Students / Edition 3

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This is the 3rd Edition of what has, become since its original publication in 1972, the "bible" for aircraft structures. It provides a comprehensive, self-contained course in aircraft structures. Starting with the structural mechanics of aircraft, this book goes on to elasticity, aeroelasticity and airworthiness. Although much of the material is timeless, the author has updated throughout including new material on areas that have developed since 1990.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470349373
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 7/1/1999
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 608
  • Product dimensions: 6.85 (w) x 9.42 (h) x 1.34 (d)

Table of Contents


Basic Elasticity.

Two-Dimensional Problems in Elasticity.

Torsion of Solid Sections.

Energy Methods of Structural Analysis.

Bending of Thin Plates.

Structural Instability.


Principles of Stressed Skin Construction.

Airworthiness and Airframe Loads.

Bending, Shear and Torsion of Open and Close, Thin-Walled Beams.

Stress Analysis of Aircraft Components.

Structural Constraint.

Matrix Methods of Structural Analysis.

Elementary Aeroelasticity.


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    Posted October 21, 2014


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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 17, 2014

    This textbook is horrible. There are little to no practice probl

    This textbook is horrible. There are little to no practice problems to work and the examples are just over complicated to the point of frustration. I have never seen a book with so few problems to work, it is unbelievable. 

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    Posted December 12, 2013

    The Games

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