Curious about the first person to be born in an airplane, which American president was the first to fly, or who built the world's first helicopter? Answers to these and other aviation-related questions can be found in this fascinating, fact-filled book compiled by Joshua Stoff, Air and Space Curator of the Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City, New York.
One of the bestselling books in the field, Introduction to Fluid Mechanics continues to provide readers with a balanced and comprehensive approach to mastering critical concepts. The new eighth edition once again incorporates a proven problem-solving methodology that will help them develop an orderly plan to finding the right solution.
There is a colossal disconnect between the volumes of data collected by organizations and the people who might make use of it. This gap can be bridged by creating understandable, focused, thoughtful data presentation tools. These tools -- whether in the form of reporting, dashboards, visualizations, or KPIs --require unique skills.
This book is part of a three-book series for the sequence of electric power electives taught in most large universities' Electrical Engineering departments. After a generation of decline, power topics are hot and undergraduate enrollments are growing. Advances in hybrid-electric cars and alternative energy systems.
Unlike most other texts on the subject, this clear, concise introduction to the theory of microscopic bodies treats the modern theory of critical phenomena. Provides up-to-date coverage of recent major advances, including a self-contained description of thermodynamics and the classical kinetic theory of gases.
This book is an authoritative source for understanding the subject of the clean conversion of biomass to energy and upgraded fuels - gases and liquids for heat, electricity and transportation from the vantage point of developing countries like India and other oil importing nations bestowed with bio-resource.
This book on power electronics spans a wide knowledge base such as power devices, drives, circuit topologies, magnetics, system modeling, control configurations, digital processing, thermal and reliability aspects. The book has been broadly divided into two types of topics viz.
The book Internet Technologies provides the information on the various protocols. It discusses about various essential protocols used in the Internet technologies, such as ISO/OSI protocol, TCP/IP upper layer protocols, transport layer protocols.
The new edition of Marchewa's Information Technology Project Management focuses on more simplified chapters, practical examples and the addition of small case studies to every chapter. The text contains the same level of depth and brevity that's simply written and easy to understand as previous issues.
The second edition has been expanded to include commercial buildings. This now covers, in a single textbook, all the basic forms of construction studied on professional courses. The book takes as its theme the process of choice.
This Second Edition of Electric Vehicle Technology Explained provides a timely update on the fast-moving technology of electric vehicles and electric transportation, a hot topic within both the automotive and electrical engineering communities.
This user-friendly reference covers a broad spectrum of information never before published and is as fluid and comprehensive as the first edition. The simplified approach to PCB design and layout is based on real-life experience, training and knowledge.
Organized into 40 concise chapters, PowerShell in Depth is the go-to reference for administrators working with Windows PowerShell. Every major shell technique, technology and tactic is explained and demonstrated, providing a comprehensive reference to almost everything.
This book practically demonstrates how IP and ATM technology can be applied to GPRS and UMTS Third Generation networks and provides implementation scenarios in the UMTS radio access networks.
This Second Edition of the first comprehensive technical book on the subject of virtual reality provides updated and expanded coverage of the technology where it originated, how it has evolved, and where it is going.
Presenting unified coverage of the design and modeling of smart micro- and macrosystems, this book addresses fabrication issues and outlines the challenges faced by engineers working with smart sensors in a variety of applications.
This book is intended as an introduction to the field of nanotechnology for telecommunications vendors, researchers, and students who want to start thinking about the potential opportunities.
Adequate supply of electrical power is the essential requirement of any country to satisfy the basic human needs. The economy of country is directly linked with its capability to generate electrical power.