Cengage Learning; 5th edition (January 1; 2015)
Now in dynamic full color; Engineering Fundamentals: An Introduction to Engineering; 5e (SI edition) by Saeed Maoveni helps students and readers develop the strong problem-solving skills and solid foundation in fundamental principles they will need to become detail-oriented; analytical; and creative engineers. The PDF ebook opens with an overview of what engineers do; an inside glimpse of the various areas of specialization; and a straightforward look at what it takes to succeed. The ebook then covers the basic physical concepts and laws that you’ll encounter on the job. Professional Profiles throughout the textbook highlight the work of practicing engineers from around the globe; tying in the fundamental principles and applying them to professional engineering. Using a flexible modular format; the ebook demonstrates how engineers apply chemical and physical laws and principles; as well as mathematics; to test; design; and supervise the production of millions of products; parts; and services that people use every day.