The sequel to All That Can Be Said, but can be read independently of it. It is proposed that extraterrestrials left their thumbprint in our physics, even a message. It is decoded and found to be... More > from the same place in space as the the SETI Wow! signal. A time for more contact is forecasted. Involves Gypsy Shamanism and a tale therein told.< Less
It is proposed that extraterrestrials left their thumbprint in our physics. A message is found embedded in our physics as well and it may indicate we are here for a reason. Where the message comes... More > from is calculated and it turns out to be in the same region of space as the Seti Wow Signal.< Less
The miniBrute DRSSTC system is one of the most advanced solid state Tesla coil systems developed. Standing at only two feet tall, the miniBrute can easily produce output high voltage arcs exceeding... More > 36 inches in length with the capability to produce arcs as long as 48 inches. The miniBrute DRSSTC was professionally designed as a demonstration coil which could be easily transported and quickly set-up.
This book outlines the complete design of the miniBrute DRSSTC. Complete electrical and mechanical details into the design, construction, and operation of this system is fully documented including schematics, parts lists, detail and assembly drawings, and test and operational procedures. Advanced tuning techniques are also covered in detail. If you are looking for the complete design to this exciting new Tesla coil technology, look no further!< Less
The F-111 Aardvark flew 4000 combat missions during the Vietnam War, struck Libya in 1986, and saw action during Operation Desert Storm. Originally designed as a medium-range fighter-bomber, the... More > versatile aircraft proved its meddle as a strategic bomber, tractical strike aircraft, and reconnaissance platform. When it
debuted in 1964, the F-111 ushered in a new era. Equipped with variable-geometry wings, afterburning turbofan engines, and terrain-following radar, the high-tech F-111 was truly groundbreaking. Originally printed by General Dynamics and the United States Air Force in the 1960s, this F-111 Flight Operating
Manual 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 reformatted and color images appear in black and white. Care has been taken however to preserve the
integrity of the text.< Less
LRFD and ASD design of single angles for tension, compression shear and bending, including principal axis bending according to the 13th edition of the AISC manual. Covers both equal and unequal leg... More > angles. 139 pages.< Less
With over a decade in the marketplace, NI TestStand, National Instruments' test management software, has created a strong community of developers and
partner companies. The NI TestStand Advanced... More > Architecture Series covers development best practices targeted at advanced NI TestStand developers. The series' authors are NI TestStand architects and developers who provide insightful content that goes beyond basic documentation by offering best practices for large and complex projects.< Less
The purpose of the book entitled “P.T.A.H. Technology” is to show the fact that modern scientific concepts related to electricity and power are African in origin; To provide the reader... More > with experiments to obtain first hand experience as evidence of the concepts presented in practical application; To RE-Engineer, restore, reclaim, and re-new African Scientific and Engineering concepts; To empower the reader by providing knowledge on how to use the Natural Resources of the Earth to Create Electricity, Energy, and Power. This book is an introductory educational tool for a long term goal and mission of growing, cultivating, nurturing, and promoting African Creativity, and Ingenuity to develop, engineer, innovate, invent, and create any structures, devices, or systems needed. The importance of Technology is emphasized in this book to provide Motivation, inspiration, revelations, and Insight into the Ancient African creative process of developing Technology in accordance with Nature.< Less
John L. Junkins, PhD, Distinguished Professor and Member of the NAE, has written this "professional advice" book for young and mid-career engineering professors. This book provides... More > no-nonsense mentoring that will help professors achieve success and happiness while performing well the expected volume of teaching, research, scholarship, and winning grants. Dr. Junkins has performed these functions well for four decades, directed the research of over 50 PhD students, published 7 books, several patents and ~400 other publications; he has served as Principal Investigator for ~$40M of research. Over 20 of his offspring are successful professors. Known as an excellent mentor, his advice is derived from first-hand experience and surveys of colleagues. He conveys many practical insights that will help you achieve a productive professional career and a happy personal life. Statistical data provided on successful associate and full professor promotions will help set goals and calibrate your performance.< Less
9 E.T.H.E.R. R.E. Engineering teaches the Science, Technology, and Practical Application of the Ancient Fundamental Element known as "Ether" through a synthesis of African Theology and... More > modern Scientific Theories related to Electricity, Thermodynamics, Hydrodynamics, Electromagnetic Radiation, and Resonant Energy.< Less
This text is about the problems, both present and past, that abound in the analysis of the volatile constituents within hermetic microelectronic devices. The reader will gain insights to why and how... More > their RGA data may never be truly accurate and the objective should really be precision. Historical notes, case histories and insights on how to interpret RGA data are provided.< Less
Study materials for the IGCEMA Technician certificate program. This Hard Cover book contains the same materials as the individual study guides in one cost saving book. Includes Hydraulics, Electrical... More > Systems, Internal Combustion Engines, Drivelines, Sprayers and Cutting Units. This sale price represents a 10% discount over the list price of the 6 books when purchased separately< Less
This is the first part of CAD/CAM Theory and Application with Pro/Creo and introduces the fundamentals of CAD/CAM theory including geometric transformations. The part II deals with application of... More > CAD/CAM with Pro/Creo software.< Less
This package provides an overview of End-to-End testing and answers the most common questions a relay tester should ask before performing their first End-to-End test. A basic introduction of this... More > test technique is followed by a step-by-step procedure for performing a successful end-to-end test. This package also includes an overview of the most common communication-assisted protection schemes to help the reader understand how these schemes operate. Go to http://valenceonline.com/book.php for more information. This paper will NOT be part of the final Relay Testing Handbook.< Less
Network Security - Network security is essential for homes, government organizations, and enterprises of all sizes. The number and types of attacks are enormous, and the devices used to defend... More > against them necessarily complex. This book provides an overview of network security and covers some of the test methodologies used to assess the effectiveness and performance impact of IPS/IDS, UTMs, and a new generation firewalls using attacks such as DoS/DDoS, as well as known vulnerabilities and malware. The last section of the book is dedicated on IPsec VPN test methodologies.< Less
This book covers use cases where network impairment will help networks and applications testing to benchmark the performance as in real-life networks. Included in this document are pertinent use... More > cases, recommendations, and guidelines in testing network infrastructure for its robustness against impairments.< Less
An owner's guide for the Coupé Fiat - clear illustrations and text showing how to strip and repair all the major mechanical assemblies, along with an extensive guide to common problems and... More > their resolution.
Covers all two-litre versions (and generally also applicable to 1.8 litre European versions).< Less
An 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, the... More > Laplace transform, and power series methods. The book originated as class notes for Math 286 at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in the Fall 2008 and Spring 2009 semesters. It has since been successfully used in many university classrooms as the main textbook. See http://www.jirka.org/diffyqs/ for more information, updates, errata, and a list of classroom adoptions.< Less
This book is a brief introduction to the ideas, concepts and mathematics used in lighting and illumination technology.
1. Candelas, Lumens and Lux.
3. Understanding... More > Photometry Diagrams.
4. Internal Lighting.
6. Roadway Lighting.
7. Light sources and efficiency.< Less
This document marks the first 6 years of my professional career. It is intended to display the evolving knowledge, skills, and attitudes acquired over this period of time that will develop further as... More > I continue my journey in the field of architecture.< Less
God, say hello to Guld. Don't be shy introduce yourself.
Life, welcome to leyef, where every-all might as well be turned in itself. Which is fine. It's not like the world can really be upsidown.... More > Who's to say which side is down andor up in space. Well. Here's to the next universe!. How many senese do you think there are in this world truely? I can show you possibilities. Okay! Now back to crafting for me. Have a good day and TY.< Less
From Baylor to Baylor preserves the legacy of the ACM-ICPC World Finals. The book contains all the problems used during the 1991 to 2006 competitions, carefully typesetted and formatted to the... More > highest standard. Also, almost 100 figures have been completely redrawn to improve their printed quality. Prefaced by William B. Poucher from Baylor University (Texas) and coordinated by Miguel A. Revilla from Universidad de Valladolid (Spain), this work is the definitive guide to 16 years of history of the International Collegiate Programming Contest, published thanks to the collaboration of the Competitive Learning Institute and the Competitive Infrastructure Initiative. This book is tribute to all the staff, contestants, judges and volunteers that made it possible.< Less
UPDATE 2014. This handbook explains European aircraft performance rules (EASA) for large civil twin aircraft (Class A) in general and for the Boeing 737NG in special. It contains lots of colourful... More > pictures and operational information for the airline pilot.
"An excellent book which finally simplifies and brings together aircraft performance information."
"It is the best performance book I ever held in my hands. Just brilliant!"
"This book makes 737 performance transparant and understandable."
"A must for every 737 pilot!"< Less
An illustrated technical guide to the Boeing 737 aircraft. Containing extensive explanatory notes, facts, tips and points of interest on all aspects of this hugely successful airliner and showing its... More > technical evolution from its early design in the 1960s through to the latest advances in the New Generation. The book provides detailed descriptions of systems, internal and external components, their locations and functions, together with pilots' notes a detailed guide to airtesting and technical specifications. It is illustrated with over 500 colour photographs, diagrams and schematics. Chris Brady has written this book after many years developing the highly successful and informative technical website, known throughout the world by pilots, trainers and engineers as the most authoritative open source of information freely available about the 737.< Less