Best Books – Numerical Methods for Engineering Applications

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We have compiled the list of Top 10 Best Reference Books on Numerical Methods For Engineering Applications subject. These books are used by students of top universities, institutes and colleges. Here is the full list of top 10 best books on Numerical Methods For Engineering Applications along with reviews.

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1. “Numerical Methods” by Kandasamy P

“Numerical Methods” Book Review: This book covers important numerical methods that are required to solve a wide variety of numerical problems. The book comprises chapters on empirical laws and curve fitting, theory of equations, difference equations, finite differences and numerical methods of double integers. In addition, the book consists of model test papers for thorough revision and final practice. This textbook is designed for undergraduate and postgraduate students of mathematics.

2. “Introductory Methods of Numerical Analysis” by Sastry S S

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“Introductory Methods of Numerical Analysis” Book Review: This book provides a detailed introduction to the fundamentals of numerical methods required in scientific and technological applications. A chapter on spline functions has been added because of their increasing importance in applications. It includes additional modified illustrative examples and problems in every chapter to aid the students in better understanding of the concepts. The book provides answers to all chapter-end exercises. Algorithms, computational steps and flow charts for many numerical methods are also included. This text is designed for undergraduate students of all branches of engineering.

3. “Numerical Methods in Engineering and Science” by Grewal B S

“Numerical Methods in Engineering and Science” Book Review: This book provides a clear and precise explanation of modern numerical techniques. It includes topics like Approximation and Errors in Computation, Solutions of Algebraic and Transcendental Equations,Finite Difference etc. Other topics like Interpolation, Numerical Differentiation and Integration, Empirical Laws and Curve-fitting, Linear Programming, Numerical Methods using C, C++, MATLAB are also included. Each method is illustrated by a number of solved examples. It is designed as a text-book for engineering and science students upto the postgraduate level.

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4. “Numerical Methods for Engineering Applications (New Perspectives on the Past)” by Joel H Ferziger
5. “Numerical Methods for Engineers: With Software and Programming Applications” by Steven C Chapra and Raymond P Canale

“Numerical Methods for Engineers: With Software and Programming Applications” Book Review: This book discusses various numerical techniques used in engineering. It Includes application sections with a variety of engineering problems along with software-based examples and engineering-oriented problems. In addition, the book gives examples of the codes to be written on the computer. It offers complete coverage of most commonly encountered algebraic, interpolation, and integration problems. This book is a valuable working resource for engineers and applied physicists. It will also benefit physics and engineering students in courses on modern numerical methods.

6. “Ordinary Differential Equations: An Elementary Textbook for Students of Mathematics, Engineering and the Sciences” by M Tenenbaum and H Pollard

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“Ordinary Differential Equations: An Elementary Textbook for Students of Mathematics, Engineering and the Sciences” Book Review: This book provides a detailed survey of ordinary differential equations which express the relationship between variables and their derivatives. The book begins with a section that examines the origin of differential equations. It defines basic terms and outlines the general solution of a differential equation. Subsequent sections deal with integrating factors, dilution and accretion problems, the algebra of complex numbers, the linearization of first order systems etc. The book is useful for undergraduate students of mathematics and engineering.

7. “Computational Methods for Electric Power Systems, Second Edition (Electric Power Engineering Series)” by Mariesa L Crow

“Computational Methods for Electric Power Systems, Second Edition (Electric Power Engineering Series)” Book Review: This book is an introductory overview of computational methods used for analytical studies in power systems and other engineering and scientific fields. It analyzes the algorithms used in commercial analysis packages and presents salient examples of their implementation. Most of the examples were produced using MATLAB language. The topics such as Generalized Minimal Residual (GMRES) method, Numerical differentiation, Secant method and Homotopy and continuation methods are included in the book. It will be useful for students and teachers of mathematics and engineering.

8. “Numerical Techniques in Electromagnetics with MATLAB” by Matthew N O Sadiku

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“Numerical Techniques in Electromagnetics with MATLAB” Book Review: This book teaches the readers how to pose, numerically analyze, and solve EM problems. It would help the readers and give them the ability to expand their problem-solving skills using a variety of methods to prepare them for research in electromagnetism. It is a comprehensive resource that addresses all of the most useful computation methods for EM problems and includes MATLAB code. The exercises included in the book help the students test their understanding of the subject matter. The book is useful for students studying mathematics, engineering and Bsc.

9. “Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers” by Stanley J Farlow

“Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers” Book Review: The book explains how to describe the physical phenomenon in the domain of fluid dynamics, electricity, magnetism, mechanics, optics by partial differential equations. It shows the reader how to formulate a partial differential equation from the physical problem and how to solve the equation. It provides a practical coverage of diffusion-type problems, hyperbolic-type problems, elliptic-type problems, and numerical and approximate methods. It is written for advanced undergraduate and graduate students as well as professionals working in the applied sciences.

10. “Numerical Methods: Algorithms and Applications (Featured Titles for Numerical Analysis)” by Laurene V Fausett

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“Numerical Methods: Algorithms and Applications (Featured Titles for Numerical Analysis)” Book Review: This text presents the fundamental numerical techniques used in engineering, applied mathematics, computer science, and the physical and life sciences. Each topic is illustrated by simple and moderate level examples. The topics are explained by geometrical or graphical illustrations wherever needed. Each chapter uses introductory problems from specific applications. Algorithmic ideas are explained with the help of MATLAB codes. The book is useful in undergraduate courses on numerical methods and numerical analysis found in engineering, mathematics & computer science depts.

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