Acknowledged author Atila Ertas wrote Engineering Design Process 2e comprising 624 pages back in 1996. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0471136999 and 9780471136996. Since then Engineering Design Process 2e textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $5.80 or rent at the marketplace.
This book examines all techniques used in the thermal and materials sciences, fluid engineering and engineering mechanics to foster an understanding of the engineering design process from the recognition of a need and the definition of design objectives through product certification and manufacturing of a prototype. Coverage includes insight on how to manage a project, safety and environmental protection plus a unique chapter concerning ethics. Mini projects stress such topics as codes and specifications, economical design, statistical data analysis, simulation and modeling, creativity and innovation.