Mathematics Applied to Engineering

Mathematics Applied to Engineering

1st Edition - May 22, 2017
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  • Editors: Mangey Ram, J. Paulo Davim
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128109984
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128104361

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Mathematics Applied in Engineering presents a wide array of applied mathematical techniques for an equally wide range of engineering applications, covering areas such as acoustics, system engineering, optimization, mechanical engineering, and reliability engineering. Mathematics acts as a foundation for new advances, as engineering evolves and develops. This book will be of great interest to postgraduate and senior undergraduate students, and researchers, in engineering and mathematics, as well as to engineers, policy makers, and scientists involved in the application of mathematics in engineering.

Key Features

  • Covers many mathematical techniques for robotics, computer science, mechanical engineering, HCI and machinability
  • Describes different algorithms
  • Explains different modeling techniques and simulations


Professionals and researchers, undergraduate, postgraduate students of engineering and mathematics; engineers, research scientists/ academicians involved in mathematics applied in engineering areas

Table of Contents

  • 1. Numerical Methods
    2. Numerical Simulations
    3. System ENGINEERING
    4. St ochastic Modelling
    5. Reliability Modelling and Testing for Complex Systems
    6. Reliability and Availability Assessment of Multi-state Systems
    7. Genetic Algorithm
    8. de sign Policy
    9. Optimization
    10. Modelling and design
    11. Soft computing techniques
    12. Statistical techniques
    13. Systems Fault Diagnosis and Fault Tolerance
    14. Intelligent Control, Automotive Systems
    15. Neural networks and fuzzy logic in mechatronics and robotics
    16. Industrial automation, process Control and networked Control Systems
    17. Tele robotics, human computer interaction, human-robot interaction
    18. FEM Modelling and simulation
    19. Machinability and forming of materials
    20. Mathematical applications in materials and manufacturing processes
    21. Other MATHEMATICS applications in ENGINEERING

Product details

  • No. of pages: 226
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2017
  • Published: May 22, 2017
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128109984
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128104361

About the Editors

Mangey Ram

Mangey Ram has taught several courses in pure and applied mathematics at undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctorate levels at Graphic Era (Deemed to be University), Dehradun, India, where he is currently a Research Professor. He is Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Mathematical, Engineering and Management Sciences, as well as Executive Associate Editor of the Journal of Reliability and Statistical Studies. Prof. Ram has published 77 research papers and presented his works at national and international conferences. His research interests are in reliability theory and applied mathematics.

Affiliations and Expertise

Research Professor, Graphic Era (Deemed to be University), Dehradun, India

J. Paulo Davim

J. Paulo Davim is a Full Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, Portugal. He has more than 30 years of teaching and research experience in manufacturing, materials, and mechanical engineering. He also has an interest in management, engineering education, and higher education for sustainability. He has worked as an evaluator of projects for the ERC-European Research Council and other international research agencies as well as an examiner of PhD thesis for many universities in different countries. In addition, he has edited/co-edited more than 150 books and authored/co-authored more than 15 books, 100 book chapters, and 500 articles for journals and conferences. He is the Series Editor of Elsevier’s 'Woodhead Publishing Reviews: Mechanical Engineering Series'.

Affiliations and Expertise

Full Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal