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Book cover: High School EngineeringHigh School Engineering
- Wikibooks ,
This textbook introduces engineering techniques and practices to high school students. The goals of this book are to help students gain an appreciation for engineering and its role throughout human history, and understand what engineers do.
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Book cover: Geothermal Energy: Delivering on the Global PotentialGeothermal Energy: Delivering on the Global Potential
by - MDPI AG ,
After decades of being largely the preserve of countries in volcanic regions, the use of geothermal energy is now expanding worldwide. This reflects its excellent low-carbon credentials and its ability to offer baseload and dispatchable output.
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Book cover: The Art of Insight in Science and Engineering: Mastering ComplexityThe Art of Insight in Science and Engineering: Mastering Complexity
by - The MIT Press ,
Sanjoy Mahajan shows us that the way to master complexity is through insight rather than precision. He first teaches the tools for organizing complexity, then distinguishes two paths for discarding complexity: with and without loss of information.
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Book cover: Concise Reliability for EngineersConcise Reliability for Engineers
by - InTech ,
Our life is strongly influenced by the reliability of the things we use, as well as of processes and services. Methods for reliability assessment and optimization are thus very important. This book explains the fundamental concepts and tools.
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Book cover: Teaching EngineeringTeaching Engineering
by - Purdue University ,
This book covers all aspects of teaching engineering and other technical subjects. It presents both practical matters and educational theories. It is organized to start with practical teaching applications and then leads to educational theories.
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Book cover: Blueprint Reading and SketchingBlueprint Reading and Sketching
by - Maritime.org ,
Upon completing this training course, you should understand the basics of blueprint reading including projections and views, technical sketching, and the use of blueprints in the construction of machines, piping, electrical and electronic systems ...
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Book cover: Entertainment EngineeringEntertainment Engineering
by - ETC Press ,
We look at the entertainment industry in general, with a focus on delighting the customers. We ask what is unique about the domain Entertainment, we look at the broad scope of Entertainment, and ask the reader about their entertainment preferences.
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Book cover: Beginner's Guide to Engineering DrawingBeginner's Guide to Engineering Drawing
by ,
This is a book for beginners in engineering drawing in any engineering. Contents: Review of Geometry; Classical Viewing; Dimensioning, Line Types and Other Views; Development of solids and Others; Lessons in AutoCAD; Sample Questions and Exercises.
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Book cover: Modeling Reactive Systems with StatechartsModeling Reactive Systems with Statecharts
by - McGraw-Hill ,
The book provides a detailed description of a set of languages for modelling reactive systems, which underlies the STATEMATE toolset. The approach is dominated by the language of Statecharts, used to describe behavior, combined Activity-charts ...
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Book cover: Extension EngineeringExtension Engineering
by - Science Press ,
The book systematically elaborates the theoretical foundation, methodology and fields of application of extension engineering and presents application cases. The characteristics of the book lie in its combination of theory with practice.
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Book cover: Storage Stability of FuelsStorage Stability of Fuels
by - InTech ,
This book presents an analysis of the results of studies of motor fuels ageing, conducted in laboratory and model conditions, in terms of building a system operating on-line, allowing continuous assessment of the operational usability of fuels.
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Book cover: Engineering Reliability: New Techniques and ApplicationsEngineering Reliability: New Techniques and Applications
by - John Wiley & Sons ,
The scope of reliability engineering is extremely wide, encompassing many areas of engineering technology. Reliability engineering helps ensure the success of space missions, maintain the national security, provide reliable transportation, and so on.
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Book cover: The WRTI Book of Practical InventingThe WRTI Book of Practical Inventing
by - Bookboon ,
This book is intended to be a guide to all those inventors, actual or would-be, those who have yet to take their first real steps toward making their new product dreams come true. WRTI is an inventors club based at Southampton Solent University.
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Book cover: Boundary Element Methods for EngineersBoundary Element Methods for Engineers
by - Bookboon ,
The book offers a deliberately simple introduction to boundary element methods applicable to a wide range of engineering problems. The mathematics are kept as simple as reasonably possible. Several boundary element computer programs are presented.
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Book cover: Optimization Methods for Engineering DesignOptimization Methods for Engineering Design
by - Brigham Young University ,
In this text we discuss a computer-based approach to design optimization, to search for the best design according to criteria that we specify. Further, we employ sophisticated algorithms that enable the computer to efficiently search for the optimum.
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Book cover: Fundamental Engineering Optimization MethodsFundamental Engineering Optimization Methods
by - Bookboon ,
This book is addressed to engineering students and practicing engineers. It covers the fundamentals of commonly used optimization methods in engineering design. These include graphical optimization, linear and nonlinear programming, etc.
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Book cover: Profit Signals: How Evidence Based Decisions Power Six Sigma BreakthroughsProfit Signals: How Evidence Based Decisions Power Six Sigma Breakthroughs
by - Evidence-Based Decisions, Inc. ,
A pioneering Six Sigma work written by two internationally recognized Master Black Belts. The authors present a unique view on how executives, managers and Six Sigma practitioners can use evidence to make better, more profitable decisions.
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Book cover: Engineering TablesEngineering Tables
- Wikibooks ,
This is a shared appendix with tables for use in book on engineering, math and science. Topics: Integral Transforms; Mathematical Tables; Statistical Tables; Mechanical Engineering; Electrical and Electronic Engineering; Computer Engineering.
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Book cover: Introduction to Computational EngineeringIntroduction to Computational Engineering
by - Rice University ,
We strive to speak the Matlab language free of syntactic error, to confidently translate English simulation and/or design questions, to identify the proper numerical method for the job, and to represent the solution in a visually striking way.
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Book cover: Engineering a Safer World: Systems Thinking Applied to SafetyEngineering a Safer World: Systems Thinking Applied to Safety
by - The MIT Press ,
Revisiting and updating ideas pioneered by 1950s aerospace engineers, and testing her new model extensively on real-world examples, Leveson has created a new approach to safety that is more effective and easier to use than current techniques.
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Book cover: Mathematical MethodsMathematical Methods
by - University of Notre Dame ,
Multidimensional calculus, linear analysis, linear operators, vector algebra, ordinary differential equations. Directed at first year graduate students in engineering and undergraduates who wish to become better prepared for graduate studies.
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Book cover: Engineering Statistics and Quality ControlEngineering Statistics and Quality Control
by - McGraw-Hill ,
The present book is the outgrowth of a course in statistics for engineers which has been given at Purdue University. The book is written primarily as a text book for junior, senior, and graduate students of engineering and physical science.
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Book cover: The Calculus for EngineersThe Calculus for Engineers
by - E. Arnold ,
This book describes what has for many years been the most important part of the regular college course in the Calculus for Mechanical and Electrical Engineering students. The students knew only the most elementary mathematics.
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Book cover: Higher Mathematics for Engineers and PhysicistsHigher Mathematics for Engineers and Physicists
by - McGraw Hill ,
The chief purpose of the book is to help to bridge the gap which separates many engineers from mathematics by giving them a bird's-eye view of those mathematical topics which are indispensable in the study of the physical sciences.
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Book cover: Handbook of Mathematics for EngineersHandbook of Mathematics for Engineers
by - McGraw Hill ,
The Handbook contains, in compact form, accurate statements of those facts and formulas of mathematics which are likely to be useful to the worker in applied mathematics. It is thought to be more comprehensive than any other similar work in English.
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Book cover: Arithmetic for EngineersArithmetic for Engineers
by - Chapman & Hall ,
This book is an endeavour to treat the elementary portions of Practical Mathematics in a thorough and practical manner and with a sufficient amount of engineering application, suitable for elementary students of technical schools and for home study.
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Book cover: Mathematics for EngineersMathematics for Engineers
by - Chapman ,
These two volumes form a most comprehensive and practical treatise on the subject. They show the direct bearing of all principles to engineering practice, and will prove a valuable reference work embracing all the mathematics needed by engineers.
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Book cover: Geology for EngineersGeology for Engineers
by - Griffin ,
A knowledge of geology is of the first importance to the practical engineer. The author compiled the requisite information in a clear and concise manner in one volume, in the hope that it may serve as a handy book of reference.
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Book cover: Practical Astronomy for EngineersPractical Astronomy for Engineers
by - Stephens ,
The main purpose of the volume is an exposition of the principal methods of determining latitude, azimuth, and time. Generally speaking, the limit of precision is that corresponding to the engineer's transit or the sextant.
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Book cover: Functional and Structured Tensor Analysis for EngineersFunctional and Structured Tensor Analysis for Engineers
by - The University of Utah ,
A step-by-step introduction to tensor analysis that assumes you know nothing but basic calculus. Considerable emphasis is placed on a notation style that works well for applications in materials modeling, but other notation styles are also reviewed.
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Book cover: Mathematics For Engineering StudentsMathematics For Engineering Students
by - D. Van Nostrand Company ,
Much that is ordinarily included in treatises on Analytics and Calculus, has been omitted from this book, not because it was regarded as worthless, but because it was considered quite unnecessary for the student of engineering.
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Book cover: Science For Coalmining StudentsScience For Coalmining Students
by - The Technical Press ,
The book, which is interesting, instructive and wide in scope, is the result of many years of experience in teaching science to mining students on the part of one of the authors and several years' practical experience underground by the other.
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Book cover: Shape Interrogation for Computer Aided Design and ManufacturingShape Interrogation for Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing
by - Springer ,
Shape interrogation is the process of extraction of information from a geometric model. It is a fundamental component of CAD/CAM systems. The authors focus on shape interrogation of geometric models bounded by free-form surfaces.
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Book cover: The Data Analysis BriefBookThe Data Analysis BriefBook
by - Springer ,
A condensed handbook, or an extended glossary, written in encyclopedic format, covering subjects in statistics, computing, analysis, and related fields. It intends to be both introduction and reference for data analysts, scientists and engineers.
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Book cover: Engineering Statistics HandbookEngineering Statistics Handbook
- NIST/SEMATECH ,
The goal of this handbook is to help scientists and engineers incorporate statistical methods in their work as efficiently as possible. Many parts of the book feature case studies or examples with computations from the free downloadable software.
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Book cover: An Exploration of Random Processes for EngineersAn Exploration of Random Processes for Engineers
by - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ,
These notes were written for a graduate course on random processes. Students are assumed to have had a previous course in probability, some familiarity with real analysis and linear algebra, and some familiarity with complex analysis.
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Book cover: An Introduction to Solving Engineering Problems with MatlabAn Introduction to Solving Engineering Problems with Matlab
by - CK-12 Foundation ,
Matlab is a language used by several computational packages known as m-file environments. This text introduces freshman engineering students to problem solving using an m-file environment. Most of the information applies to any environment.
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Book cover: Physics FormularyPhysics Formulary
by ,
This 108 pages document contains a lot of equations in physics. It is written at advanced undergraduate/postgraduate level. It is intended to be a short reference for anyone who works with physics and often needs to look up equations.
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Book cover: Mathematics FormularyMathematics Formulary
by ,
A 66 pages mathematics formulary that is intended for physicists and engineers: Basics; Probability and statistics; Calculus; Differential equations; Linear algebra; Complex function theory; Tensor calculus; Numerical mathematics.
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Book cover: Handbook of Mathematical FunctionsHandbook of Mathematical Functions
by - GPO ,
Students and professionals in the fields of mathematics, physics, engineering, and economics will find this reference work invaluable. A classic resource for special functions, standard trig, and exponential logarithmic definitions and extensions.
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Book cover: Notes on Diffy Qs: Differential Equations for EngineersNotes on Diffy Qs: Differential Equations for Engineers
by - Lulu.com ,
One semester introductory course on differential equations aimed at engineers. The book covers first order ODEs, higher order linear ODEs, systems of ODEs, Fourier series and PDEs, eigenvalue problems, and the Laplace transform.
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Book cover: Fundamental Numerical Methods and Data AnalysisFundamental Numerical Methods and Data Analysis
by - NASA ADS ,
'Fundamental Numerical Methods and Data Analysis' can serve as the basis for a wide range of courses that discuss numerical methods used in science. The author provides examples of the more difficult algorithms integrated into the text.
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Book cover: Mathematical Methods of Engineering AnalysisMathematical Methods of Engineering Analysis
by ,
This text covers general notions regarding sets, functions, sequences, and series; metric spaces, convergence, continuity, approximations; functions on metric spaces; differential and integral equations; convex analysis; measure and integration.
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Book cover: Fundamental Quantum Mechanics for EngineersFundamental Quantum Mechanics for Engineers
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This book was written for engineering graduate students who find themselves caught up in nano technology. The first part of the book provides a solid introduction to classical quantum mechanics, the second part discusses more advanced topics.
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Book cover: Handbook of Formulae and Physical ConstantsHandbook of Formulae and Physical Constants
- Power Engineering Training Systems ,
For the use of students and examination candidates, approved by the Interprovincial Power Engineering Curriculum Committee and the Provincial Chief Inspectors' Association's Committee for the standardization of Power Engineer's Examinations in Canada.
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