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Autodesk Maya 2018 Basics Guide

Available November 5, 2017
550 pages
  • Designed for users completely new to 3D modeling and animation
  • Covers the fundamentals of Autodesk Maya using easy to follow steps
  • Includes all new video instruction to make learning Maya clear and easy
  • Introduces you to the Maya interface, modeling, texturing, animating, visual effects and more
  • Advanced topics such as character rigging, skinning, animating with dynamics and MEL scripting are also introduced
  • Teaches you how to use Maya to create stunning 3D models, stills and animations like a pro

Autodesk 3ds Max 2018 Fundamentals

Available October 24, 2017
By ASCENT
672 pages
  • Designed for users completely new to 3ds Max
  • Uses real world tasks encountered in everyday use
  • Geared towards professionals in Architecture, Interior Design, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Product Design industries
  • Covers modeling, assembling files, materials, lighting, rendering and animation
  • Thorough coverage of tools teaches you to take full advantage of Autodesk 3ds Max

Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture 2018 Fundamentals

Available October 16, 2017
300 pages
  • Designed for new users of AutoCAD Architecture 2018
  • Uses a tutorial style that progresses with each chapter
  • Guides you through building a completed 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house
  • Includes quizzes and practice exams

Autodesk Revit 2018 Architecture Basics

Available October 13, 2017
648 pages
  • Designed for anyone who wants to learn 3D parametric modeling for commercial structures
  • Uses a tutorial style that progresses with each chapter
  • Filled with helpful tips and tricks throughout the book
  • Will help you design buildings faster, more easily and more beautifully

Autodesk Revit 2018 Architecture Certification Exam Study Guide

Available October 9, 2017
624 pages
  • Written for users already familiar with Autodesk Revit that want to get certified
  • Covers both the Certified User and Certified Professional exams
  • Contains exercises and practice questions in each chapter for both exams
  • Includes two complete, timed practice exams that can be run on your computer

Introduction to AutoCAD 2018 for Civil Engineering Applications

Published September 14, 2017
784 pages
  • Combines the theory of engineering graphics and the use of AutoCAD 2018
  • Designed specifically for civil engineering students
  • Uses clearly defined objectives and step-by-step instructions
  • Includes a chapter covering the basics of free hand drawing

Programming and Engineering Computing with MATLAB 2017

Published September 12, 2017
544 pages
  • Designed for engineering students completely new to programming with MATLAB
  • Uses a learn by doing approach with step by step instructions
  • Contains line by line descriptions of code presented in the book
  • Case studies and examples are used throughout the book
  • Devotes an entire chapter to designing graphical user interfaces
  • Now covers the App Designer and the Live Script Editor

Autodesk AutoCAD 2018 Fundamentals

Published August 23, 2017
528 pages
  • Designed for new users of AutoCAD 2018
  • Uses a tutorial style that progresses with each chapter
  • Teaches you to use AutoCAD as a tool for drafting and design
  • Includes new material covering dynamic blocks, layer filters, and layer states

Designing with Creo Parametric 4.0

Published August 15, 2017
544 pages
  • Focuses on applying Creo Parametric as a design tool
  • Design intent is referenced and used throughout the book
  • Uses graphically rich step by step tutorials throughout the text
  • Contains extensive chapters on dimensioning and engineering drawings
  • Includes an introduction to Creo Simulate

Finite Element Essentials in 3DEXPERIENCE 2017x Using SIMULIA/CATIA Applications

Published August 7, 2017
402 pages
  • Tutorial style chapters with step-by-step instructions
  • Uses case studies with structural and heat transfer problems
  • Suitable for engineering students, designers, or engineers

Engineering Graphics Essentials with AutoCAD 2018 Instruction

Published August 7, 2017
960 pages
  • Covers both engineering graphics and AutoCAD 2018
  • Each book includes videos, audio lectures, interactive quizzes and more
  • Numerous exercises are used throughout the book to reinforce key concepts
  • Includes hand sketching exercises

Mechanism Design and Analysis Using PTC Creo Mechanism 4.0

Published August 7, 2017
178 pages
  • A project-based approach teaches new users how to perform analysis using Creo Mechanism
  • Covers model creation, analysis type selection, kinematics and dynamics, and results visualization
  • Incorporates theoretical discussions of kinematic and dynamic analysis with simulation results
  • Covers the most frequently used commands and concepts of mechanism design and analysis

Introduction to Finite Element Analysis Using Creo Simulate 4.0

Published August 7, 2017
436 pages
  • Uses a hands on, exercise intensive, tutorial style approach
  • Starts at an introductory level and covers all the important FEA techniques and concepts
  • Guides you from constructing basic truss elements to generating three-dimensional solid elements from solid models
  • Introduces theoretical FEA concepts so you can better understand Creo Simulate

Project Based SOLIDWORKS 2016

Published July 31, 2017
326 pages
  • Intended for users completely new to SOLIDWORKS
  • Designed to complement an engineering graphics course
  • Uses a project based approach throughout the book
  • Includes nine and a half hours of video instruction

Kelly L. Murdock's Autodesk 3ds Max 2018 Complete Reference Guide

Published July 31, 2017
1268 pages
  • The ultimate guide to learning and using 3ds Max 2018
  • Covers all the basics as well as advanced topics using easy to follow, step by step tutorials
  • Gets beginners started and teaches experienced users the newest capabilities of 3ds Max
  • Advanced topics include crowd simulation, particle systems, rigid body dynamics, state sets, compositing, radiosity, network rendering, and MAXScript
  • Features more than 150 tutorials and complete references detailing all primitives, modifiers, materials, maps, and controllers
  • Now includes videos outlining the basics of every section in the book

Autodesk Revit 2018 Architectural Command Reference

Published July 21, 2017
752 pages
  • Comprehensive coverage of Autodesk Revit’s commands and features
  • Essential desk reference for users of all levels
  • Organized in the same way the Revit user interface is presented
  • Contains expert user tips and tricks throughout the book
  • Includes access to nearly 100 video tutorials

Engineering & Computer Graphics Workbook Using SOLIDWORKS 2017

Published July 17, 2017
256 pages
  • An exercise based workbook using step-by-step tutorials teaches you to use SOLIDWORKS 2017
  • Designed for use in an undergraduate engineering course
  • Based on the concurrent engineering design process
  • Covers modeling, finite elements, assembly modeling, kinematic simulation, rapid prototyping and projecting engineering drawings

Tutorial Guide to AutoCAD 2018

Published July 12, 2017
704 pages
  • Covers 2D drawing and 3D modeling
  • Uses step-by-step tutorials and written for novice users
  • Organization that parallels an introductory engineering course
  • Mechanical, electrical, civil, and architectural based end of chapter problems
  • Prepares you for the AutoCAD Certification Exam

Creo Parametric 4.0 Advanced Tutorial

Published July 12, 2017
272 pages
  • Uses concise, individual, step-by-step tutorials
  • Covers the most important advanced features, commands, and functions of Creo Parametric
  • Explains not only how but also why commands are used
  • Contains an ongoing project throughout the book

A Concise Introduction to Engineering Graphics Including Worksheet Series B Fifth Edition

Published July 7, 2017
272 pages
  • Provides a strong foundation for creating engineering drawings
  • Includes a free digital copy of Technical Graphics
  • Contains 40 pages of worksheets
  • Choose from two different sets of worksheets
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