An Introduction to Engineering


Published January 1, 1999
290 Pages
ISBN: 978-1-887503-34-1

Table of Contents

  1. Preface
  2. History of Engineering
  3. Engineering Disciplines
  4. Engineering as a Profession
  5. Engineering Problem Solving Methodology
  6. Design Process
  7. Analysis - Mechanical Systems
  8. Analysis - Electrical Systems
  9. Analysis - Energy Systems
  10. Computer Tools
  11. Handling Data - Statistics
  12. Decision Tool - Optimization
  13. Decision Tool - Engineering Economy
  14. Presentation - Graphical Communication
  15. Materials and Manufacturing Processes
  16. Assembly
    Appendix A -- Geometry Review
    Appendix B -- Trigonometry Review
    Appendix C -- Algebra Review
    Appendix D -- Conversion Factors
    Appendix E -- Normal Distribution Table