Category Archives: technology

Strength of Materials – Kinasoshvili

In this post, we will see the book Strength of Materials by R. Kinasoshvili. A book covering various aspects of strength of materials. The topics covered are succinct and with basic definitions and requisite mathematics. Each chapter has a set … Continue reading

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Manual of the Theory of Elasticity – Rekach

In this post, we will see the book Manual of the Theory of Elasticity by V. G. Rekach. About the book This book is designed to be used as an aid to solving elasticity problems in college and university courses … Continue reading

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Theoretical Electrochemistry – Antropov

In this post, we will see the book Theoretical Electrochemistry by L. I. Antropov. About the book (from the Preface) In selecting the material and the order of presentation for this work I have been guided by the definition of … Continue reading

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Nonlinear Phenomena in Plasma Physics and Hydrodynamics – Sagdeev (Ed.)

In this post, we will see the book Nonlinear Phenomena in Plasma Physics and Hydrodynamics edited by R.Z.Sagdeev. This book is part of the Advances in Science and Technology in the USSR Physics Series About the book (From the Preface) … Continue reading

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Engineering Methods for Analysing Strength and Rigidity – Glushkov

In this post, we will see the book Engineering Methods for Analysing Strength and Rigidity by G. Glushkov. About the book The book is a theoretical treatise on the subject of higher order moments. The theory of moments developed into … Continue reading

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Structural Design – Baikov, Strongin

In this post, we will see the book Structural Design by Baikov and Strongin. About the book The book presents a systematic and step-by-step approach to the physical and mechanical properties of concrete, reinforcing steel, reinforced concrete, masonry, and struc­tural … Continue reading

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Puppets Without Strings (Science for Everyone) – Varshavsky, Pospelov

In this post, we will see the book Puppets Without Strings: Reflections on the Evolution and Control of Some Man-Made Systems by V. I. Varshavsky, D. A. Pospelov. This is another book in the Science For Everyone series. About the … Continue reading

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What The Bat Told Us – Zubkov

In this post, we will see the book What the Bat Told Us by Boris Zubkov. About the book The book describes physiology and adaptations in animals which have inspired human inventions. There is a term for these innovations called as Biomimetics. … Continue reading

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A Visit To Transurania – Knorre

In this post, we will see the book A Visit To Transurania -by E. Knorre. About the book: The synthesis of elements heavier than uranium has opened up new spheres in our knowledge of nature and new fields of nuclear … Continue reading

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Things to Come – Fedchenko

In this post, we will see the book Things to Come composed by V. Fedchenko. About the book The book is a collection of essays by leading Soviet scientists who predict how the future will pan out for various fields. … Continue reading

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