Download Introduction to Aerospace Structures and Materials by Rene Alderliesten, This book provides an introduction to the discipline of aerospace structures and materials. it's the primary book to date that has all relevant aspects of this discipline inside one monologue. These aspects manufacturing from materials, producing and processing techniques, to structures, design principles and structural performance, as well as aspects like durability and safety. Download the pdf from below to explore all topics and start learning.


1. Material physics & properties

2. Environment & durability

3. Material types

4. Manufacturing

5. Aircraft & spacecraft structures

6. Aircraft & spacecraft loads

7. Translating loads to stresses

8. Considering strength & stiffness

9. Design & certification

10. Fatigue & durability

11. Structural joints