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MindTap® Engineering, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Kassimali's Structural Analysis, 5th Edition

  • Aslam Kassimali Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
  • ISBN-10: 1285866177  |  ISBN-13: 9781285866178
  • © 2015 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $136.00
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  • Printed Access Card

    ISBN-10: 1285866150 | ISBN-13: 9781285866154

    List Price = $136.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $102.00

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ePack: Structural Analysis, 5th + MindTap® Engineering 2-Semester Instant Access for Kassimali's Structural Analysis

ISBN-10: 1305614224 | ISBN-13: 9781305614222

List Price = $257.95  | CengageBrain Price = $257.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $194.00

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  • Structural Analysis
    List Price = $230.95  | CengageBrain Price = $230.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $174.00
  • MindTap® Engineering, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Kassimali's Structural Analysis
    List Price = $136.00  | CengageBrain Price = $136.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $136.00


Meet the Author

Author Bio

Aslam Kassimali

Aslam Kassimali is Professor of Civil Engineering at Southern Illinois University. He teaches structural engineering, nonlinear structural analysis, and structural dynamics and stability. Consistently recognized for teaching excellence, Dr. Kassimali has received 19 awards for outstanding teaching at the department and the college level since joining Southern Illinois University-Carbondale in 1980. In 1996 he was named the Outstanding Teacher of the entire university, and in 2004 he was awarded the title of Distinguished Teacher. Professor Kassimali completed undergraduate work at the University of Karachi in Pakistan in 1969, earned a master’s degree from Iowa State University in 1971, and masters and doctoral degrees from the University of Missouri, Columbia, in 1974 and 1976 respectively.