Beginnings of the Theory of Machines

  • J. S. RaoEmail author
Part of the History of Mechanism and Machine Science book series (HMMS, volume 18)


It is always fascinating to know the origins of any subject. The subject of Theory of Machines began during the era of JamesWatt with the Industrial Revolution.We will look at what happened prior to this.


Industrial Revolution Steam Engine Mine Shaft Rotate Steam Turbine Cooling Water Spray 
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© Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Altair EngineeringBangaloreIndia

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