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Space Power Systems 3rd Edition By Jeff Mitchell
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A system approach to powering spacecraft. Various methods of power production and storage are discussed, with emphasis on what has flown in space.
Dice Control - Win at Craps By Dick Robertson
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A book that teaches the reader how to bet and win at Craps (Dice) by employing scientific principles. Learn the scientific ways to throw dice, so you can gain the advantage. Learn to evaluate the... More > effectiveness of each throw. 136 pages with 35 figures and 45 tables. Computer programming to allow you to evaluate your own strategies.< Less
The New Radio Receiver Building Handbook By Lyle Russell Williams, BSEE
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A shortwave radio, without use of satellites, will receive commercial free foreign government supported English language radio programs from thousands of miles away! Shortwave radios can be built at... More > home in a time period of a few hours to a few weeks. This book contains over one hundred illustrations. Written for both the expert and the novice, it provides information for understanding how the radios work, for obtaining the necessary parts, and for constructing the radios. Shortwave radios were first developed in the 1930s and new designs can be built to resemble radios of that era.< Less
From Baylor to Baylor By William B. Poucher, Miguel A. Revilla
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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
Functional Gaging - Per ASME Y14.43 - 2011 By David Slopsema
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This is a textbook that teaches how to design Functional Gages. It follows the ASME Y14.43 standard. It covers definitions and various philosophies of gaging. It contains examples and exercises for... More > creating gages. All exercises have complete solutions. See more at< Less
Engineering Analysis With NX Advanced Simulation By P. Goncharov, I. Artamonov, T. Khalitov
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If you’re interested in engineering analysis applications for various product development tasks, then you need to add this technical guide to your bookshelf. Written by a team of engineers at... More > Siemens PLM Software, it provides deep insights about finite element analysis and will help anyone interested in computer-aided engineering. NX Advanced Simulation is a feature-rich system for multi-physics calculations that can be used to study strength and dynamics, aerodynamic performance, internal and external flow of liquids and gases, cooling systems, experimental engineering, and more. Whether you’re just starting out as an engineer or are an experienced professional, you’ll be delighted by the insights and practical knowledge in Engineering Analysis with NX Advanced Simulation.< Less
Lockheed P-38 Lightning Pilot's Flight Manual By Periscope Film LLC
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Originally designed as a high-altitude interceptor, the P-38 was the first U.S. fighter of WWII to compare with the Spitfire and Me-109. The twin-tailed, single seat “Fork Tailed... More > Devil” carried four .50-caliber machine guns and a 20mm cannon, and could fly at speeds above 400 mph. An extremely successful design, it was the primary long-range fighter for the Army Air Force until the appearance of the P-51 Mustang. It also produced devastating results in the ground attack mission. Over 9500 Lightnings were built by V-J day in 1945, including reconnaissance and pathfinder variants. Originally printed by Lockheed and the U.S. Army Air Force in 1944, this Pilot’s Flight Operating Handbook taught pilots everything they needed to know before entering the cockpit. Classified “Restricted”, the manual was declassified and is here reprinted in book form. Care has been taken to preserve the integrity of the text.< Less
Schematics 2 Audio amplifiers and loudspeaker boxes By Ko Tilman
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A book (English language) about audio circuits: pre amplifiers, active and passive audio filters, a mixing circuit, power amplifiers, Chip amplifiers, loudspeaker boxes, cross over circuits. Much... More > attention is payed to good practice (and pitfalls) in home brewing audio amplifiers. Like proper ground wiring, shielding, earth faults, ground loops, hum, properties of a power supply, etc. Ment for people who want to make their own audio system from scratch and don't want to have problems in engineering. Approx. 44 schematics and 45 illustrations.Copyrighted content.< Less
Submarine Electrical Installations By Periscope Film LLC
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Originally printed in 1946, The Fleet Type Submarine series of technical manuals remains unparalleled. Contained in its pages and those of the companion texts are descriptions of every operating... More > component aboard a fleet boat. Electrical Installations, Navpers 16162, was originally written to acquaint submarine crews with the theory, operation, and construction of the components of the electrical installations. It especially emphasizes maintenance features and methods. Featuring explanatory text and numerous, detailed diagrams, the book is a wonderful reference for the museum docent, researcher, or anyone who ever wondered “how the heck does that work?” Originally classified “Restricted”, this book was recently declassified and is here reprinted in book form. Some illustrations have been slightly reformatted, and color plates are reproduced in black and white. Care has been taken to preserve the integrity of the text.< Less
OP 1665 British Explosive Ordnance By Naval Sea Systems Command
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Ordnance Pamphlet 1665 — British Explosive Ordnance Ordnance Pamphlet 1665 describes and illustrates British explosive ordnance. It covers bombs, pyrotechnics, pistols, fuzes, detonators,... More > rockets, rocket fuzes, grenades, land mines and fuzes, firing devices, and demolition stores. This publication is intended to provide general descriptions of these fields of ordnance for instructional and informational purposes.< Less
Numerical Methods with Applications: Customized for Mechanical Engineering of University of South Florida (USF) By Autar Kaw, Egwu Kalu
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This book entitled Numerical Methods with Applications: Customized for MECHANICAL ENGINEERING STUDENTS AT UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA is written primarily for mechanical engineering undergraduates... More > taking a course in Numerical Methods at USF. We can build a customized book for your university also. Contact the author at The textbook offers a unique treatise to numerical methods which is based on a holistic approach and short chapters. Features include: 1) Examples of real-life applications. 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 with YouTube lectures, extra examples, PPTs, worksheets in MATLAB, MATHEMATICA, Maple and MathCAD, anecdotes, eBooks, and blogs. To access the website, go to< Less
A Modeling Language for Measurement Uncertainty Evaluation By Marco Wolf
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The evaluation of measurement uncertainty is necessary to report the accuracy of a measurement together with the value of a measurement. Goal of this project is to provide a simulation framework for... More > specialists in the field of metrology to evaluate the measurement uncertainty for very detailed real-life measurements. A clear language definition using common terms of the scientific field supports structured and organized modeling of measurement scenarios. Besides, different techniques to optimize measurement scenarios are introduces and discussed. One method is concerned with finding good sequences for series of measurements reducing the number of reference measurements and hence, the effort to a minimum. A second method extracts the most important influence quantities to a measurement applying sensitivity analysis. Various practical examples from the fields of physics and chemistry are used to explain modeling concepts and to discuss concrete applications of the system.< Less
Soil Mechanics, Foundations and Earth Structures: NAVFAC DM 7 By Naval Facilities Engineering Command
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For nearly forty years, the NAVFAC DM (Design Manual) 7 Series has been the classic reference on geotechnical engineering. The end product of nearly forty years of research and practice, it contains... More > a wealth of information, some of which cannot be found anywhere else. Many of its charts and tables are still reproduced in text and reference books. This book is a scanned facsimile of the first two (and most important) volumes of the DM 7 series: Soil Mechanics (DM 7.01) and Foundations and Earth Structures (DM 7.02.) Packaged in an attractive and handy format, the book is ideal for reference. With a foreword by J. Ledlie Klosky.< Less
Engineering Your Academic Career By John L. Junkins
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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
Trigonometry By Michael Corral
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This is a text on elementary trigonometry, designed for students who have completed courses in high-school algebra and geometry. Though designed for college students, it could also be used in high... More > schools. The traditional topics are covered, but a more geometrical approach is taken than usual. Also, some numerical methods (e.g. the secant method for solving trigonometric equations) are discussed. A brief tutorial on using Gnuplot to graph trigonometric functions is included.< Less
Introduction to Programming Concepts with MATLAB By Autar.1 Kaw, Daniel Miller
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This book is intended for an introductory course in MATLAB programming in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields.
Magnetic Speedometer Repair By Graham Blighe
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The definitive guide to the repair and calibration of Smiths magnetic SSM series speedometers and RSM tachometers. Fix it yourself and never have to pay or wait for repairs again. Instruments can be... More > calibrated on bike or on an easy to build rig. Full instructions given every step of the way. No specialist tools required, just a cycle computer. 16,500 words, 57 illustrations. Watch the promotional video for this book called "Smiths Magnetic Speedometer, Tachometer, Revcounter repair and calibration" on YouTube. More information, videos and reviews at< Less
LNG terminals design and operation By Lucjan Gucma
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This book, dealing with issues of LNG terminal designing and operations, seeks and proposes solutions putting navigational safety first. Using tools of marine traffic engineering, the authors have... More > developed two main methods: 1) Navigational safety and risk assessment for LNG carriers manoeuvring in restricted waters, simulations aiming at the determination of navigational safety in various manoeuvring areas, identification of LNG terminal location in a pre-selected region using risk theories. 2) Parameter optimization of LNG terminal approach channels and harbour basins, determination of LNG cargo berth parameters meeting safety criteria for berthing and lying alongside.< Less
Sheet Pile Design by Pile Buck By Don C. Warrington and Harry A. Lindahl
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The successor to the classic Pile Buck Sheet Piling Design Manual, this Pile Buck exclusive is the definitive reference for the design of sheet pile walls. It covers every aspect of sheet pile design... More > including the soil mechanics and earth pressure theory involved in sheet pile design, structural considerations, design of both cantilever and anchored walls, earthquake design for sheet pile walls, seepage and hydrostatic loads, anchor systems and tiebacks, cofferdams, corrosion and more. Text includes numerous worked examples and step-by-step solutions featuring various methods of design. Examples include use of Pile Buck's software program SPW911, along with "hand" solutions.< Less
Microcontroller Programming for Engineers (5th Edition) By Harlan Talley
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The first chapters of this book introduce the reader to the concept of a microcontroller and lead him through the basics of C programming and a structured programming process. The following chapters... More > teach the reader to program and effectively use the 68HCS12 GPIO ports, A/D converters, timing system, PWM generators, and interrupt system. The final sections describe basic motor control algorithms and describe a distributed control system such as could be used in an efficient home environment control system. Each section includes copious examples.< Less
Schematics 1 (revised) By Ko Tilman
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A beginners book in electronics, ment for my You Tube viewers and everyone interested in electronics. Informative and useful to make a first start in electronics. Also useful for more experienced... More > people. With many schematics and illustrations (the content is extensively described in the preview on the Lulu website).This book is a revised version from a book under the same title, issued in 2008. Copyrighted content.< Less
Wireless for the Warrior Compendium 7 By Louis Meulstee
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Wireless for the Warrior Compendium 7 is a printed version of the PDF publication 'Key and Plug Assemblies An overview..'. This overview shows the currently known types and variations of British and... More > Commonwealth Army Key and Plug Assemblies (versions with and without protective cover, and knee straps), spanning the period from the late 1930s until the early 1950s when the Larkspur range of equipment started coming into service. The publication is a follow-up of 'Lamps Operator An overview..'. Both publications were compiled in close collaboration with Chris Bisaillion. Many of the Morse keys in this overview are from Chris' collection. See also< Less
Graphics, Touch, Sound and USB, User Interface Design for Embedded Applications By Lucio Di Jasio
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Learn how to interface to color graphics displays (TFT) with touch screen inputs to design compelling graphical user interfaces for your embedded control applications. Use sound to provide quality... More > audible feedback. Store and retrieve data (fonts, audio, images...) from serial Flash devices and microSD cards. Expand your connectivity options to include full speed USB to communicate with personal computers and other devices. This is a hands on learning experience. Through eight chapters of gradually increasing complexity you will develop a number of projects to explore the multimedia capabilities of the Mikromedia board, using 16 and 32-bit microcontrollers and learn how to get the most out of the Microchip Libraries of Applications (MLA).< 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.
This is (not) Rocket Science By Lucio Di Jasio
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How a new generation of microcontrollers featuring core independent peripherals redefined embedded control.