- Author : J. Paulo Davim
- Publsiher : John Wiley & Sons
- Release : 17 December 2012
- ISBN : 9781118568705
- Page : 256 pages
- Rating : 4/5 from 21 voters
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Book Excerpt : Mechanical Engineering is defined nowadays as a discipline“which involves the application of principles of physics,design, manufacturing and maintenance of mechanical systems”.Recently, mechanical engineering has also focused on somecutting-edge subjects such as nanomechanics and nanotechnology,mechatronics and robotics, computational mechanics, biomechanics,alternative energies, as well as aspects related to sustainablemechanical engineering. This book covers mechanical engineering higher education with aparticular emphasis on quality assurance and the improvement ofacademic institutions, mechatronics education and the transfer ofknowledge between university and industry.