skip to content

Cloud, Michael J.

Works: 64 works in 237 publications in 4 languages and 7,880 library holdings
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: QA320, 515.7
Publication Timeline
Publications about Michael J Cloud
Publications by Michael J Cloud
Most widely held works by Michael J Cloud
Approximating perfection : a mathematician's journey into the world of mechanics by L. P Lebedev( Book )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and Italian and held by 509 libraries worldwide
Electromagnetics by Edward J Rothwell( Book )
29 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
The book provides a firm grounding in the fundamental concepts of electromagnetics and bolsters understanding through the use of classic examples in shielding, transmission lines, waveguides, propagation through various media, radiation, antennas, and scattering. Mathematical appendices present helpful background information in the areas of Fourier transforms, dyadics, and boundary value problems. The second edition adds a new and extensive chapter on integral equation methods with applications to guided waves, antennas, and scattering. --from publisher description
Inequalities : with applications to engineering by Michael J Cloud( Book )
24 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
"This book offers a concise introduction to mathematical inequalities for graduate students and researchers in the fields of engineering and applied mathematics. It begins by reviewing essential facts from algebra and calculus and proceeds with a presentation of the central inequalities of applied analysis, illustrating a wide variety of practical applications. The text provides a gentle introduction to abstract spaces, such as metric, normed, and inner product spaces. It also provides full coverage of the central inequalities of applied analysis, such as Young's inequality, the inequality of the means, Hölderss inequality, Minkowski's inequality, the Cauchy--Schwarz inequality, Chebyshev's inequality, Jensen's inequality, and the triangle inequality."--Publishers website
Tensor analysis by L. P Lebedev( Book )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Tensor analysis is an essential tool in any science (e.g. engineering, physics, mathematical biology) that employs a continuumdescription. This concise text offers a straightforward treatment ofthe subject suitable for the student or practicing engineer
Applications of functional analysis and operator theory by V Hutson( Book )
12 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Functional analysis is a powerful tool when applied to mathematical problems arising from physical situations. The present book provides, by careful selection of material, a collection of concepts and techniques essential for the modern practitioner. Emphasis is placed on the solution of equations (including nonlinear and partial differential equations). The assumed background is limited to elementary real variable theory and finite-dimensional vector spaces. Key Features- Provides an ideal transition between introductory math courses and advanced graduate study in applied mathematics, the phy
Introduction to interval analysis by Ramon E Moore( Book )
14 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
An update on the author's previous books, this introduction to interval analysis provides an introduction to INTLAB, a high-quality, comprehensive MATLAB toolbox for interval computations, making this the first interval analysis book that does with INTLAB what general numerical analysis texts do with MATLAB
The calculus of variations and functional analysis : with optimal control and applications in mechanics by L. P Lebedev( Book )
18 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Introduction to Mathematical Elasticity by L. P Lebedev( Book )
12 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
This book provides the general reader with an introduction to mathematical elasticity, by means of general concepts in classic mechanics, and models for elastic springs, strings, rods, beams and membranes. Functional analysis is also used to explore more general boundary value problems for three-dimensional elastic bodies, where the reader is provided, for each problem considered, a description of the deformation; the equilibrium in terms of stresses; the constitutive equation; the equilibrium equation in terms of displacements; formulation of boundary value problems; and variational principles, generalized solutions and conditions for solvability. Introduction to Mathematical Elasticity will also be of essential reference to engineers specializing in elasticity, and to mathematicians working on abstract formulations of the related boundary value problems
Tensor analysis with applications in mechanics by L. P Lebedev( Book )
17 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 91 libraries worldwide
This book offers a clear, concise, self-contained treatment of tensors and tensor fields. It also covers applications to differential geometry and mechanical systems such as elastic bodies, plates, and shells. Each chapter of this new edition is supplied with exercises and problems - most with solutions, hints, or answers. A convenient summary of essential formulas is included as an appendix. --Book Jacket
Advanced engineering analysis : the calculus of variations and functional analysis with applications in mechanics by L. P Lebedev( Book )
9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Advanced Engineering Analysis is a textbook on modern engineering analysis, covering the calculus of variations, functional analysis, control theory, as well as applications of these disciplines to mechanics. The book offers a brief and concise, yet complete explanation of essential theory and applications. It contains exercises with hints and solutions, ideal for self-study
Engineering writing by design : creating formal documents of lasting value by Edward J Rothwell( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
"Preface In Walden, Henry Thoreau asserts that "Books must be read as deliberately and reservedly as they were written." Given the serious and highly technical nature of formal engineering writing, any reader of such writing would be wise to follow Thoreau's advice. The purpose of the present book, however, is to speak to the engineering writer. Our basic premise is that engineering material should be written as deliberately and carefully as it will be read. Engineers are smart people and their work is important. Their writing should not be inaccurate, vague, ambiguous, or otherwise opaque. To a great extent, modern engineering is an extension of science and mathematics and is therefore amenable to clear and logical exposition. Some aspects of engineering remain more art than science, to be sure. We would argue, however, that in such cases it is especially important for engineers to write precisely, as readers will be in less of a position to close expository gaps through deductive reasoning. In other words, clear description is just as important in technical writing as clear argumentation. Technical subjects can make for difficult reading as it is. A reader should not have to go over a passage again and again, finally being forced to guess whether the writer was attempting to motivate a viewpoint, describe something that already exists, describe something that could conceivably exist, draw a conclusion from known facts, persuade, or something else. Yet, a writer who approaches the writing task carelessly, by simply accumulating a pile of words and equations, may produce just that sort of confusion"--
Functional analysis in mechanics by L. P Lebedev( Book )
10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
This book offers a brief, practically complete, and relatively simple introduction to functional analysis. It also illustrates the application of functional analytic methods to the science of continuum mechanics. Abstract but powerful mathematical notions are tightly interwoven with physical ideas in the treatment of nontrivial boundary value problems for mechanical objects. This second edition includes more extended coverage of the classical and abstract portions of functional analysis. Taken together, the first three chapters now constitute a regular text on applied functional analysis. This
Computational functional analysis by Ramon E Moore( Book )
7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
This course text fills a gap for first-year graduate-level students reading applied functional analysis or advanced engineering analysis and modern control theory. Containing 100 problem-exercises, answers, and tutorial hints, the first edition is often cited as a standard reference. Making a unique contribution to numerical analysis for operator equations, it introduces interval analysis into the mainstream of computational functional analysis, and discusses the elegant techniques for reproducing Kernel Hilbert spaces. There is discussion of a successful ''hybrid'' method for difficult real-l
Secrets of Libertarian persuasion by Michael J Cloud( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Electromagnetics by Edward J Rothwell( file )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Futōshiki no kōgaku eno ōyō ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Engineering speaking by design : delivering technical presentations with real impact by Edward J Rothwell( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Love brought me back by Michael J Cloud( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Stained glass windows with Enid Silverman ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Artist Enid Silverman discusses how she got started in stained-glass work and discusses how she researches, designs, and supervises the production of stained glass windows. Windows commissioned for several synagogues in the Chicago area are featured
Applied modeling and simulation : an integrated approach to development and operation ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
Cloud, M. 1960-
Cloud, M. J.
Cloud, M. J. 1960-
Cloud, M. J. (Michael J.)
Cloud, M. J. (Michael J.), 1960-
Cloud, Michael 1960-
English (187)
Japanese (2)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.