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Theory Of Machines By R S Khurmi, S CHAND by [Khurmi, R S]

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Theory of Machines is a textbook for B.E., U.P.S.E. (ENGG.SERVICES): SECTION 'B' of A.M.I.E. (I). The text book is widely used by students for its easy to understand definitions and problems, that are solved using basic techniques. It covers all the portions efficiently and effectively and promises a smooth learning curve for many different concepts. The book has a detailed description on all the topics of the course and covers the entire syllabus tactfully.

Theory of Machines covers contents such as the Kinematics of Motion, Kinetics of Motion, Simple Harmonic Motion, Simple Mechanisms, Velocity in Mechanisms (Instantaneous Centre Method), Velocity in Mechanisms (Relative Velocity Method), Acceleration in Mechanisms, Mechanisms with Lower Pairs, Friction, Belt, Rope and Chain Drives, Toothed Wheels, Gear Trains, Gyroscopic Couple and Precessional Motion, Inertia Forces in Reciprocation Parts, Turning Moment Diagrams and Flywheel, Steam Engine Valves and Reversing Gears, Governors, Brakes and Dynamometers, Cams, Balancing of Rotating Masses,Balancing of Reciprocating Masses, Longitudinal and Transverse Vibrations,Torsional Vibrations, Computer Aided Analysis and Synthesis of Mechanisms and Automatic Control. It covers all the basics for this third semester course. And various concepts have been explained in the simplest way possible using examples from our everyday life.

Theory of Machines, is an all-round textbook of B.E., U.P.S.E. (ENGG.SERVICES): SECTION 'B' of A.M.I.E. (I), third semester course and is very much essential for a very clear understanding of the subject. The book was published in 2005 and is available in paperback.

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Easy to understand definitions and concepts explained using examples from everyday life.
A complete book that covers all the topics of the course

About the Author

R.S Khurmi: He was born on 29 Aug 1939 in Sunam, a small town in Punjab. He completed his schooling in Sunam and then he completed his professional studies from Phagwara and Delhi. He started his career in Punjab Irrigation Department as an Engineer. After guidance from Professor Das of Chandigarh Engineering College, Dr. Khurmi came to Delhi and took up Teaching and Writing Engineering Text Books as a full time career. He had a great respect for his Guru Shri B.L. Theraja, who introduced him to S. Chand and Company. His books got a good market, not only in India but also abroad. According to the survey of UNESCO, he is the leading and No. 1 author of Engineering textbooks in Asia. He wrote his first book when he was just 26 years old. People in teaching profession always referred that Khurmi has revolutionized the way of writing Engineering Text Books. He was one of the founder members in Executive Committee of Afro-Asia Book Council.

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