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Mechanical and Transportation Engineering Abstracts - MTEA from ProQuest

Mechanical and Transportation Engineering Abstracts provides citations, abstracts, and indexing of the serials literature in mechanical and transportation engineering and their complementary fields, including forensic engineering, management and marketing of engineering services, engineering education, theoretical mechanics and dynamics, and mathematics and computation. This database provides in depth, comprehensive coverage of the international engineering literature as well as numerous non-serial publications. Many of the more recent records in the database include fields containing cited references, corresponding author's email address, and publisher contact information.

Sources covered include over 3,000 periodicals, conference proceedings, technical reports, trade journal/newsletter items, patents, books, and press releases.

Major areas of coverage include:

  • Aircraft and spacecraft
  • Rockets and missiles
  • Satellites, probes, and space habitats
  • Automobiles, trucks, buses, and motorcycles
  • Electric and hybrid vehicles
  • Tanks and armored vehicles
  • Earthmoving and construction machinery
  • Agricultural and farm machinery
  • Industrial materials handling machinery
  • Sporting and recreational vehicles
  • Railroad rails and structures
  • Locomotives
  • Passenger, freight, and tank cars
  • High speed trains, rapid transit railways, and monorails
  • Magnetic levitation railways
  • Shipbuilding
  • Passenger, cargo, commercial, and military ships
  • Submarines and non-military submersibles
  • Boats and pleasure craft
  • Mechanical engineering for electric power generation
  • Mechanical engineering for industrial and manufacturing processes
  • Industrial robots and automation
  • Theoretical mechanics and dynamics
  • Mathematics and computation
  • Fuels and propellants
  • Forensic engineering
  • Management, marketing, and education

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Coverage

1966-present

Date

September 13, 2010


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