- Paperback: 1130 pages
- Publisher: Laxmi Publications; Ninth edition (2017)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 8131808157
- ISBN-13: 978-8131808153
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A Textbook of Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines is an ultimate book for students of mechanical engineering. Revised and updated, this book contains all the chapters and topics matching the latest syllabus of mechanical engineering. Popular nationwide, this book helps students to gain comprehensive knowledge about the subject. Clear and easy-to- understand language of the book makes it ideal for all. A set of solved problems is given at the end of every topic. Chapters are divided into different topics and supported with detail explanation, examples and diagrams wherever required. At the end of every chapter, important highlights and exercise are provided, so that students can revise the entire chapter in short time; while exercise allows them to check their grip on the subject.
The entire book is divided into 21 chapters, extensively covering all the important aspects of mechanical engineering. This book has been preferred and recommended by students and educationists nationwide. It is also useful for those, who are preparing from UPSC examinations.
About the author:
Born on 1st January, 1943, Prof. R. K Bansal is one of the renowned names in field of Mechanical Engineering. Two of his published papers have received Certificate of Merit from Institute of Engineers, India. He was Head of Department of Mechanical Engineering and faculty of Technology University, Delhi. He was also positioned as Dean in Delhi College of Engineering for both undergraduate and graduate studies. Books authored by Prof. Bansal has been introduced in many engineering institutions of India. He was also honoured with Distinguished Authors Award by the Federation of Educational Publishers, India in 1999.
This book is a must buy for AMIE students. Contains 90 % of the syllabus of AMIE. Great & simple explanations of topics. All in one book for fluid mechanics subjects for AMIE students --Mehul Patel Dec 1, 2014
No words for this awesome good although there are some other good books too which are of foreign authors but this one gives you step by step treatment,right now i am preparing for UPSC and I am from civil engineering stream 2012 passout,this book saved me in college,and hoping again it'll shower its magic onto me :) --Abhishek Kuril Jun 11, 2013
simply it's awsme it's language is really vry easy espacially whn u need to understand sumthng quickly in a vry less tym n vry nicely you should really have to go through this book.... It made u understand each n every topic very-very nicely and can say that the solved examples are of high level you could also practice for GATE by these questions... --Sohil Tiwari Jun 3, 2012
Prof. R. K Bansal was born on Jan. 1, 1943. He graduated in Mechanical Engineering in 1966. and joined Delhi College of Engineering in 1967 as lecturer and rose to the post of professor in 1995. Prof. Bansal did M. Tech Degree in 1975 with Honors from I.I.T. Delhi and Ph. D. from University of Delhi in 1981. He guided many final year projects, 08 M.E. Thesis and 01 Ph.D. student. He published many papers and two of his papers Application of F.E.M. to potential flow over a cylinder and F.E. analysis of ideal fluid flow over an Axi-symmetric solid body got Certificate of Merit from Institution of Engineers (India). Prof. Bansal held the position of Head of Department of Mechanical Engineering, faculty of Technology University of Delhi from 1st Jan 2000 to 31.12.2002. He also served as Dean (U.G. Studies) and Dean (P.G. Studies) in Delhi College of Engineering.Prof. Bansal is the author of many Engineering books which are followed as Text books in most of Engineering Institutions of the country. He got First Ever, Distinguished Authors Award in 1999 by the Federation of Educational Publishers in India.