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DRSSTC : Building the Modern Day Tesla Coil By Daniel McCauley
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DRSSTC : A Modern Day Tesla Coil (B&W 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 Coil... More > 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 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 photographs of the system producing huge high voltage arcs.< Less
FIRST CONTACT WITH TENSORFLOW By Jordi Torres
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The purpose of this book is to help to spread TensorFlow knowledge among engineers who want to expand their wisdom in the exciting world of Machine Learning. We believe that anyone with an... More > engineering background might require from now on Deep Learning, and Machine Learning in general, to apply it in their work. As the title indicates, it is a first contact with TensorFlow in order to get started with Deep Learning programming. The book has a practical nature, and therefore it reduces the theoretical part as much as possible, assuming that the reader has some basic understanding about Machine Learning.< Less
Post-Tensioned Concrete: Principles and Practice, Third Edition By K. Dirk Bondy, Bryan Allred
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The book combines history with academic notes for use at the university level, presenting design examples from actual jobs with applications and detailing for the practicing engineer. Chapter 1 tells... More > the history of post-tensioned concrete as only Ken Bondy can tell it. Chapters 2-8 are the notes Dirk Bondy uses to teach Design of Prestressed Concrete Structures at UCLA and Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo. Chapters 9-13 are design examples that address many of the decisions faced by practicing engineers on typical projects. Chapters 13-14 cover the art of detailing and observing the construction of post-tensioned concrete. This knowledge was obtained over many years of working on our own projects and listening and learning from the the pioneers of post-tensioned concrete. Chapter 15 covers the slab on grade industry, which represents more sales of post-tensioning tendons than all other post-tensioning applications combined. Chapter 16 discusses the challenging application of post-tensioning–external post-tensioning.< Less
Continuous Improvement Through Cross-Functional Management By Lawrence Sullivan
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This book examines the legacy of Ford quality executive John Manoogian in developing and implementing product and process improvement methodologies at the company over his 50-year career. Chairman... More > Bill Ford calls Manoogian "a giant force in the resurgence of Ford" in the 1980s and 2000s. "Had we not listened to ... John's refinements and process improvements to the basic SPC philosophy, we would be a much different company today. As Jim Padilla so aptly put it, in reference to the Back to Basics North American Business Model he championed: The first two priorities are the most important — improve quality and improve quality. Truer words were never spoken, and we've been living by them ever since. John Manoogian helped us find our way toward realizing those two priority goals. Thank you for this tribute to an important figure in Ford history."< Less
Common Fire Code Construction Issues In Health Care Facilities - INDIANA By Rodney L. McCulloh
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Common Fire Code Construction Issues In Health Care Facilities - INDIANA
5 By David Kraeuter
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Five short short stories about radio by Rex, also known as David Kraeuter.
A Practical Approach to Environmental Compliance By Norman Wei
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This is a book on how to stay in compliance with environmental regulations. The book addresses the 5 major skills that an effective environmental manager should have. These are knowledge about... More > regulations, ability to work with agencies, ability to select the right consultants, communication skills and understanding of how government enforces environmental laws. The book is based on the author's 40-plus years of experience as a corporate environmental manager, trainer and consultant. There are lots of PRACTICAL hands-on examples of what works and what doesn't work.< Less
Designing High-Fidelity Valve Preamps By Merlin Blencowe
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Designing High-Fidelity Tube Preamps is a comprehensive guide to the design of small-signal, tube-based amplifiers. This book examines in unprecidented detail the inner workings and practical design... More > of small signal stages, volume and tone controls, RIAA equalisation, power supplies and more. Aimed at intermediate to advanced-level hobbyists and professionals it teaches the principles of low-noise, low-distortion tube design, through easy-to-read explanations and minimal math. With over 400 diagrams and figures, and hundreds of real measurements of real circuits, it asserts itself as an essential handbook for any tube amp enthusiast.< Less
River Ridge Commerce Center Gateway Master Plan By Ryan Cambridge
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Browning Day Mullins Dierdorf (BDMD) was selected by the River Ridge Development Authority (RRDA) to help conceptualize and plan the development of 600 acres of land surrounding the primary entrance... More > into the River Ridge Commerce Center; a 6,000 acre mixed-use office and industrial park on a former Army ammunition plant in southern Indiana. As part of this process, BDMD conducted multiple stakeholder meetings and design charrettes to help inform the final land-use master plan. This plan focuses on increasing economic development and site sustainability, while providing a high quality of life. It will include the creation of a walkable “town center,” sustainable site infrastructure, a corporate campus, streetscape design guidelines, and district-based plans for multiple land-use areas. In addition, BDMD was tasked with developing an architectural concept for the first office building to be located in the new gateway area, which will be the future home and headquarters of the RRDA.< Less
The Relay Testing Handbook: Principles and Practice By Chris Werstiuk
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This hardback book includes most of the volumes in the The Relay Testing Handbook series and includes: Electrical fundamentals; Relay testing fundamentals; How to translate digital logic used by... More > relay manufacturers into familiar concepts; and Best practices for creating and implementing test plans. Entire chapters are dedicated to the most commonly used protective elements including: Overvoltage, undervoltage, and frequency (59/27/81); Time, instantaneous, and directional overcurrent (51/50/67); Simple and transformer differential (87) testing with three or six current channels; and Line distance (21) testing using realistic test plans to minimize setting changes. Each protective element chapter includes: A description of operation written for a relay tester, not for a design engineer; Step-by-step test techniques that maximize your effectiveness and efficiency; Realistic examples from various relay manufacturers and models. Go to http://relaytraining.com/ for more information.< Less
Home Performance Diagnostics: the Guide to Advanced Testing By Corbett Lunsford
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NOW AT YOUR FINGERTIPS: Every performance test for completing a home energy audit. If you're a professional in today's fast-evolving industry of high performance construction and retrofits, then... More > you've probably found yourself wondering a few things: Who can show me how to run that test? How do I get the most out of the equipment I own? Why do the tests work, and how do I explain them? What quality control methods should I use? Which tools will make my job faster and easier? With this guide, experienced and new diagnosticians alike will get step-by-step details on advanced testing, complete with best practices, important concepts and pitfalls, ways to present data to the client, Step-By-Step photographs, and time-saving tips, plus quiz questions for each diagnostic!< Less
STEM Navigators: Pathways to Achievement in Science Technology Engineering & Mathematics By Anderson D. Prewitt et al.
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So many people discuss the importance of educating our nation and our students getting degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM), but it is often difficult to successfully... More > guide students through the educational landscape. This results in low retention rates, poor academic outcomes, and an increase in the difficulty of recruiting students into technology related careers. What's needed are real world examples of trailblazers who carved out their own path to success in STEM and are willing to guide others in successfully reaching their educational destinations. What's needed are STEM Navigators. STEM Navigators is a compilation of real life STEM success stories from people who have not only been wildly successful in pursuing and obtaining their own Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics degrees, but they have all worked to teach, mentor, and research ways to guide others effectively through obtaining a STEM education.< Less
Aircraft Wiring Guide By Marc Ausman
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The practical guide to planning, wiring, and enjoying the electrical system in your experimental aircraft.
VP Systems Guide 10th Edition By VP University
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In today’s competitive environment, it is more important than ever to combine your individual sales capability with strong product knowledge. This combination of skills will have a significant... More > impact on the ability to achieve the sales and profit goals of your company while providing building solutions that meet your Customer’s needs. VP’s Systems Guide is designed to: improve your product knowledge for optimum product utilization; deliver better pricing; and refresh and enhance your selling skills specific to VP products.< Less
Fundamentals Of Rockets and Missiles By Edward Keith
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This book covers the subject of modern rockets, including the supporting disciplines needed to conduct a successful project. The book is academic in presenting the basic principles of modern rocket... More > systems.< Less
VP University's BIG Book of VP Command 11th Ed. By VP University
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Welcome to VP Command! You are about to learn the most powerful design, detailing, estimating, and marketing tool in our industry. The lessons contained in this manual are designed to introduce you... More > to the basics of VP Command (VPC) and to gradually increase your skills. VP Command is usually taught in conjunction with our Product Seminar. The products and value engineering you will learn there will quickly transfer to VPC. As with any new software program there will be a learning curve. As you increase your knowledge do not hesitate to contact a Varco Pruden expert. Your service center personnel are the experts on actual building projects. If you need VP Command assistance please contact our Software Support Group at: 877.874.3579 or email them at software@vp.com . Enjoy your learning experience! Sincerely, The Staff of VP University< Less
Lecture Notes on Ordinary Differential Equations By P. K. Subramanian, Melisa Hendrata
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These notes are based on lectures given by the first author to students in the course on elementary differential equations over many years, and have been extensively class tested. They can be used as... More > a stand alone text or as supplement to a standard text. Our aim is to make the subject more interesting by avoiding the usual labor intensive methods in favor of more powerful and elegant methods such as the well known operator methods, rarely described in standard texts. Another example is the use of Leibniz's theorem in power series solutions. We include many applications and plenty of exercises.< Less
Up Yours: What to Do with an Engineering, Research, and Innovation Career By Clifford L. Spiro PhD
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If you are working in engineering, research, or innovation, this book is for you. Author Cliff Spiro will guide you through your career stages from start to finish, including interviewing from both... More > sides of the table, getting promoted first to leading others, next to leading leaders, and ultimately to the highest positions in the organization. Cliff will teach you when to leave, and how to leave a job. Cliff will help you influence suppliers, customers, employees, colleagues, and the brass in your organization. This book is especially valuable for people just starting their technology careers, for people whose careers are stalled or moving along too slowly, for people contemplating a move, and for people raised in foreign cultures who are less familiar with corporate politics, relationships, or how to get noticed.< Less
Designing Valve Preamps for Guitar and Bass, Second Edition By Merlin Blencowe
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Designing Tube Preamps for Guitar and Bass is the most comprehensive guide to the design of tube-based preamplifiers for musical instrument use, in a single volume. From the input to the phase... More > inverter this book discusses in detail the inner workings and practical design of every part of a conventional guitar preamp, including the use of triodes, pentodes, tone controls, effects loops and much more. This second edition is fully revised and includes four new chapters covering noise, signal switching, topology, and grounding. Aimed at intermediate-level hobbyists and circuit designers, it explores how to manipulate distortion and maximise performance for the perfect tone. With easy-to-read explanations, minimal math and over 250 diagrams and figures, it is an essential handbook for any tube amp enthusiast!< Less
Numerical Methods with Applications: Abridged By Autar Kaw, Egwu Eric Kalu
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This book entitled Numerical Methods with Applications is written primarily for engineering undergraduates taking a course in Numerical Methods. The textbook offers a unique treatise to numerical... More > methods which is based on a holistic approach and short chapters. This book is a product of many years of work on educational projects funded since 2002 by the NSF. Features: 1) Examples of real-life applications are available from seven different engineering majors. 2) Each chapter is followed by multiple-choice questions. 3) Supplemental material such as primers on differential and integral calculus, and ordinary differential equations are available on the web. 4) The book has a state-of-art dedicated open courseware website with YouTube lectures, extra examples, PowerPoint presentations, worksheets in MATLAB, MATHEMATICA, Maple and MathCAD, anecdotes, eBooks, and blogs. To access the website, go to http://numericalmethods.eng.usf.edu< Less
Principles of Magnetic Resonance Imaging By Dwight Nishimura
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This book presents the basic principles of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), focusing on image formation, image content, and performance considerations. Emphasis is on the signal processing elements... More > of MRI, particularly the Fourier transform relationships. Although developed as a teaching text for an electrical engineering course at Stanford University, the material should be accessible to those from other technical fields. The primary chapters (Chapters 1-7) cover the foundational material while the latter chapters (Chapters 8-11) provide brief overviews of extensions and selected topics. Also available in hardcover.< Less
Helicopter Aerodynamics Volume I By Ray Prouty
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This is a collection of Ray Prouty's columns from Rotor and Wing magazine from 1979 to 1992.
B-52 Stratofortress Pilot's Flight Operating Instructions Vol. 2 By Periscope Film LLC
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THIS IS VOLUME 2 OF A 2 VOLUME SET. YOU MUST PURCHASE BOTH TO HAVE A COMPLETE MANUAL. Since 1955, the Boeing B-52 Stratofortress has been an integral part of the USAF’s arsenal. While it flew... More > as a deterrent for SAC, the B-52 gained fame as a conventional bomber. During the Vietnam War, B-52s flew over 126,000 sorties. In the 90’s, B-52s flew in the Gulf War, and in the 2000’s they supported operations in Afghanistan and Iraq. The B-52’s career is scheduled to continue until 2040. Originally printed by the USAF, this manual taught pilots everything they needed to know before entering the cockpit. Classified “Restricted”, the manual was declassified. This facsimile has been reformatted and color images appear in black and white. Care has been taken however to preserve the integrity of the text.< Less
B-52 Stratofortress Pilot's Flight Operating Instructions By Periscope Film LLC
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THIS IS VOLUME 1 OF A 2 VOLUME SET. YOU MUST PURCHASE BOTH TO HAVE A COMPLETE MANUAL. Since 1955, the Boeing B-52 Stratofortress has been an integral part of the USAF’s arsenal. While it flew... More > as a deterrent for SAC, the B-52 gained fame as a conventional bomber. During the Vietnam War, B-52s flew over 126,000 sorties. In the 90’s, B-52s flew in the Gulf War, and in the 2000’s they supported operations in Afghanistan and Iraq. The B-52’s career is scheduled to continue until 2040. Originally printed by the USAF, this manual taught pilots everything they needed to know before entering the cockpit. Classified “Restricted”, the manual was declassified. This facsimile has been reformatted and color images appear in black and white. Care has been taken however to preserve the integrity of the text.< Less
A-10 Thunderbolt II Pilot's Flight Manual By United States Air Force
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The Fairchild-Republic A-10 may be designated as the Thunderbolt II, but it’s better known by its descriptive nickname: the Warthog. Armed with a fearsome Avenger gatling gun, the Hog can take... More > out tanks. Fitted with a titanium lined cockpit and a twin-engine configuration, the A-10 can take a severe hit and survive. Originally printed by Fairhcild and the Air Force in the early 90’s, this Flight Operating Handbook taught pilots everything they needed to know before entering the cockpit. Classified “Restricted”, the manual was recently declassified and is here reprinted in book form. This affordable facsimile has been slightly reformatted. Care has been taken however to preserve the integrity of the text. Due to restrictions, this manual is not available for export.< Less