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Signal Processing Techniques for Software Radios By Behrouz Farhang-Boroujeny
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The second edition of this book has been published. It is suggested to all buyers to purchase the new edition of the book. This book puts together a collection of signal processing algorithms,... More > filter design methods, and signal processing techniques (tricks) to provide the practicing engineers with the tools necessary for efficient implementation of software defined radios. Features include: Digital filter and pulse shape designs for digital communication systems. A comprehensive review of multirate signal processing and related application examples. A review of adaptive filters and techniques. A comprehensive review of phase-locked loops and their application to carrier and timing recovery. A practical introduction to channel equalization techniques. MATLAB codes for all the presented algorithms. A wide range of the end of the chapter problems. A comprehensive project that brings together most the material in the book.< Less
LIGHT-Introduction to Optics and Photonics (paperback) By Judith Donnelly, Nicholas Massa
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This is the spiral bound full-color soft cover version of LIGHT, an introduction to optical and photonics technology at the algebra/trig level. 15 chapters, 371 pages. January 2010 revision includes... More > an extensive Glossary.< Less
Habitat for Humanity Charlotte Construction Manual; Approved Home Building Methods By Anna Gallant Carter
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The Habitat for Humanity Charlotte Construction Manual has been formally adopted by the Board of Directors as its Approved Building Methods. It includes more than 450 pages, over 570 photographs, 115... More > detailed construction drawings, and step by step instructions on tasks that HFH Charlotte regularly asks its volunteers to complete. The manual is very specific for how HFH Charlotte builds its homes (both Standard and Historic styles). Even if your affiliate doesn't build exactly like we do in Charlotte, we hope that you find portions of the manual helpful. It is designed to encourage leadership as well as a high level of productivity, efficiency, and quality. Chapters include: Floor Framing, Layout, Framing, Vinyl Siding, Exterior Trim, Insulation, Drywall, Painting, Interior Trim, Storage Shed & Appendix. Preview is in color. Book can be purchased in color or black and white. Lulu sends all of the author's proceeds directly to Habitat for Humanity Charlotte< Less
DRSSTC : Building the Modern Day Tesla Coil By Daniel McCauley
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DRSSTC : A Modern Day Tesla Coil (FULL COLOR VERSION) is the complete guide to designing and building one of the most exciting Tesla coil topologies to date, the Double Resonant Solid State Tesla... More > Coil or DRSSTC. This text provides both the electrical and mechanical design of several DRSSTC systems capable of producing output arcs up to 7ft in length using only solid state components. Information is presented as electrical schematics, mechanical drawings, parts lists with complete vendor information, PSPICE simulations, experimental test data, test and operational procedures, and over 200 full-color photographs, drawings, and charts. Both First Generation and the more advanced Second Generation DRSSTC systems utilizing primary feedback are documented in complete detail. Finally, a section devoted entirely to the DRSSTC in action features 18 full-page color photographs of the system producing huge high voltage arcs.< Less