The Electrical Engineering Handbook,Second Edition

The Electrical Engineering Handbook,Second Edition

Author: Richard C. Dorf

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 0849385741

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 2752

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In 1993, the first edition of The Electrical Engineering Handbook set a new standard for breadth and depth of coverage in an engineering reference work. Now, this classic has been substantially revised and updated to include the latest information on all the important topics in electrical engineering today. Every electrical engineer should have an opportunity to expand his expertise with this definitive guide. In a single volume, this handbook provides a complete reference to answer the questions encountered by practicing engineers in industry, government, or academia. This well-organized book is divided into 12 major sections that encompass the entire field of electrical engineering, including circuits, signal processing, electronics, electromagnetics, electrical effects and devices, and energy, and the emerging trends in the fields of communications, digital devices, computer engineering, systems, and biomedical engineering. A compendium of physical, chemical, material, and mathematical data completes this comprehensive resource. Every major topic is thoroughly covered and every important concept is defined, described, and illustrated. Conceptually challenging but carefully explained articles are equally valuable to the practicing engineer, researchers, and students. A distinguished advisory board and contributors including many of the leading authors, professors, and researchers in the field today assist noted author and professor Richard Dorf in offering complete coverage of this rapidly expanding field. No other single volume available today offers this combination of broad coverage and depth of exploration of the topics. The Electrical Engineering Handbook will be an invaluable resource for electrical engineers for years to come.

The Electrical Engineering Handbook

The Electrical Engineering Handbook

Author: Wai Kai Chen

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 0080477488

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1018

View: 971

The Electrical Engineer's Handbook is an invaluable reference source for all practicing electrical engineers and students. Encompassing 79 chapters, this book is intended to enlighten and refresh knowledge of the practicing engineer or to help educate engineering students. This text will most likely be the engineer’s first choice in looking for a solution; extensive, complete references to other sources are provided throughout. No other book has the breadth and depth of coverage available here. This is a must-have for all practitioners and students! The Electrical Engineer's Handbook provides the most up-to-date information in: Circuits and Networks, Electric Power Systems, Electronics, Computer-Aided Design and Optimization, VLSI Systems, Signal Processing, Digital Systems and Computer Engineering, Digital Communication and Communication Networks, Electromagnetics and Control and Systems. About the Editor-in-Chief... Wai-Kai Chen is Professor and Head Emeritus of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He has extensive experience in education and industry and is very active professionally in the fields of circuits and systems. He was Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems, Series I and II, President of the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society and is the Founding Editor and Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Circuits, Systems and Computers. He is the recipient of the Golden Jubilee Medal, the Education Award, and the Meritorious Service Award from the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society, and the Third Millennium Medal from the IEEE. Professor Chen is a fellow of the IEEE and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. * 77 chapters encompass the entire field of electrical engineering. * THOUSANDS of valuable figures, tables, formulas, and definitions. * Extensive bibliographic references.

Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers Sixteenth Edition

Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers Sixteenth Edition

Author: H. Wayne Beaty

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071762328

Category: Technology

Page: 2146

View: 872

THE MOST COMPLETE AND CURRENT GUIDE TO ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING For more than a century, the Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers has served as the definitive source for all the pertinent electrical engineering data essential to both engineering students and practicing engineers. It offers comprehensive information on the generation, transmission, distribution, control, operation, and application of electric power. Completely revised throughout to address the latest codes and standards, the 16th Edition of this renowned reference offers new coverage of green technologies such as smart grids, smart meters, renewable energy, and cogeneration plants. Modern computer applications and methods for securing computer network infrastructures that control power grids are also discussed. Featuring hundreds of detailed illustrations and contributions from more than 75 global experts, this state-of-the-art volume is an essential tool for every electrical engineer. Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, 16th Edition, covers: Units, symbols, constants, definitions, and conversion factors * Electric and magnetic circuits * Measurements and instruments * Properties of materials * Generation * Prime movers * Alternating-current generators * Direct-current generators * Hydroelectric power generation * Power system components * Alternate sources of power * Electric power system economics * Project economics * Transmission systems * High-voltage direct-current power transmission * Power system operations * Substations * Power distribution * Wiring design for commercial and industrial buildings * Motors and drives * Industrial and commercial applications of electric power * Power electronics * Power quality and reliability * Grounding systems * Computer applications in the electric power industry * Illumination * Lightning and overvoltage protection * Standards in electrotechnology, telecommunications, and information technology

Newnes Electrical Power Engineer's Handbook

Newnes Electrical Power Engineer's Handbook

Author: D. F. Warne

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 0750662689

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 456

View: 301

The second edition of this popular engineering reference book, previously entitled the Newnes Electrical Engineer's Handbook, aims to provide a basic understanding of the principles behind how the major classes of electrical equipment operate. With coverage including the key principles of electrical engineering, the design and operation of electrical equipment and the special technologies that apply to a range of equipment, the book uses clear descriptions and logical presentation of data to explain the production and handling of electrical power, and the use and storage of this important form of energy. Each chapter is written by leading professionals and academics and key standards are summarized at the end of each chapter. Doug Warne provides consultancy and engineering support in the design, testing and performance of rotating electrical machinery. A unique, concise reference book with contributions from eminent professionals in the field Provides straightforward and practical explanations, plus key information needed by engineers on a day-to-day basis Includes a summary of key standards at the end of each chapter

Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Seventeenth Edition

Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Seventeenth Edition

Author: H. Wayne Beaty

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 1259642585

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1648

View: 656

Up-to-date coverage of every facet of electric power in a single volume This fully revised, industry-standard resource offers practical details on every aspect of electric power engineering. The book contains in-depth discussions from more than 100 internationally recognized experts. Generation, transmission, distribution, operation, system protection, and switchgear are thoroughly explained. Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Seventeenth Edition, features brand-new sections on measurement and instrumentation, interconnected power grids, smart grids and microgrids, wind power, solar and photovoltaic power generation, electric machines and transformers, power system analysis, operations, stability and protection, and the electricity market. Coverage includes: •Units, symbols, constants, definitions, and conversion factors •Measurement and instrumentation •Properties of materials •Interconnected power grids •AC and DC power transmission •Power distribution •Smart grids and microgrids •Wind power generation •Solar power generation and energy storage •Substations and switch gear •Power transformers, generators, motors, and drives •Power electronics •Power system analysis, operations, stability, and protection •Electricity markets •Power quality and reliability •Lightning and overvoltage protection •Computer applications in the electric power industry •Standards in electrotechnology, telecommunications, and IT

Electrical Engineer's Portable Handbook

Electrical Engineer's Portable Handbook

Author: Robert Hickey

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 007143349X

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 584

View: 398

The first edition of this title proved the most successful of the Portable Handbook series launched in 1999. Aimed at electrical engineers and technicians working in building power systems, the relentlessly practical Handbook succeeded as an in the field working tool. This new edition is necessitated by the new 2002 version of the National Electrical Code (NEC). This code changes render much of the existing material obsolete, so over half the chapters require heavy rewrites to stay current.

Handbook of Electrical Engineering Calculations

Handbook of Electrical Engineering Calculations

Author: Arun G. Phadke

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 0824719557

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 332

View: 140

Written by experienced teachers and recognized experts in electrical engineering, Handbook of Electrical Engineering Calculations identifies and solves the seminal problems with numerical techniques for the principal branches of the field -- electric power, electromagnetic fields, signal analysis, communication systems, control systems, and computer engineering. It covers electric power engineering, electromagnetics, algorithms used in signal analysis, communication systems, algorithms used in control systems, and computer engineering. Illustrated with detailed equations, helpful drawings, and easy-to-understand tables, the book serves as a practical, on-the-job reference.

Handbook Series of Electrical Engineering

Handbook Series of Electrical Engineering

Author: Arihant Experts

Publisher: Arihant Publications India limited

ISBN: 9789350944172

Category:

Page: 610

View: 701

This handbook has been designed for the aspirants of IES, GATE, PSUs and other competitive examinations. This specialized book for Electrical Engineering has been divided into 14 units each containing detailed theoretical content. Key terms in each unit have been given with their definitions. Every topic is taken up separately along with Key Points and notes. All the formulae used have been well illustrated and diagrams have been given for theoretical analysis. This book covers almost 100% syllabus of Electrical Engineering making it the only book for multipurpose quick revision and ensuring success in IES, GATE, PSUs and other competitive examinations. Appendix has been given at the end of the book.

Standard Handbook of Electronic Engineering, 5th Edition

Standard Handbook of Electronic Engineering, 5th Edition

Author: Donald Christiansen

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: UOM:39015059317860

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 2104

View: 794

The Standard Handbook of Electronics Engineering has defined its field for over thirty years. Spun off in the 1960’s from Fink’s Standard Handbook of Electrical Engineering, the Christiansen book has seen its markets grow rapidly, as electronic engineering and microelectronics became the growth engine of digital computing. The EE market has now undergone another seismic shift—away from computing and into communications and media. The Handbook will retain much of its evergreen basic material, but the key applications sections will now focus upon communications, networked media, and medicine—the eventual destination of the majority of graduating EEs these days.