This book puts together a collection of signal processing algorithms, filter design methods, and signal processing techniques (tricks) to provide the practicing engineers with the tools necessary for... More > efficient implementation of software defined radios. To demonstrate the implementation of various algorithms on a software radio platform and also to demonstrate their performance, MATLAB scripts (programs) are presented throughout the book.
Features include: Digital filter and pulse shape designs; A comprehensive review of multirate signal processing techniques; 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; A wide range of the end of the chapter problems; A comprehensive project; A comprehensive treatment of OFDM, including tips for implementations; A novel introduction for filter bank multicarrier communications.< Less
Simple ways to manage and secure your network, ways to manage your IT infrastructure with Zentyal, ways to set up a mock wireless deauthentication attack, ways to automate tasks with anacron to... More > configure Ubuntu as a router and much more...The latest issue of OpenSource For You brings all this for you in just 108 pages.< Less
A practical guide to geostatistical mapping using R+gstat/geoR, SAGA GIS and Google Earth combo of software packages. Includes seven diverse data analysis exercises. Materials presented in this book... More > have been used for the five-day advanced training course "GEOSTAT: spatio-temporal data analysis with R+SAGA+Google Earth", that is periodically organized by the author and collaborators. Visit http://spatial-analyst.net/book/ to obtain a digital copy of the book and R scripts / data sets used. This is an Open Access Publication.< Less
In the tradition of the original, successful vulcanhammer.info Guide to Pile Driving Equipment, this volume contains more information on pile driving and driven piles in general and Vulcan pile... More > hammers in particular. Included is 1) an overview of pile driving and driven piles, 2) Bulletin 165, Field Service Manual, Vulcan Offshore Hammers, 3) Bulletin 168G, Field Service Manual for Vulcan Onshore Air/Steam Hammers, 4) Bulletin 171A, Field Service Manual, Vulcan Pile Extractors, and 5) Vulcan Offshore Specification Sheets.< Less
In Fall 2003, five teachers in the College of Engineering at the University of South Florida contributed questions for a Fundamentals of Engineering Question of the Day website... More > (http://fe.eng.usf.edu). On this website, everyday a question posed with multiple choices is selected randomly from a pool of questions. The user gets the feedback about the choice he/she makes, and can seek a hint to answer the question. Over the years, we have received queries from our website visitors if we could provide them with the complete solutions to all the questions in the test bank. We are now presenting this information to you at a nominal charge as a soft-cover book. The book is divided into sections that have been established for the Fundamental of Engineering (General Engineering) examination by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES).< 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
For over forty years, the NAVFAC DM (Design Manual) 7 Series has been the classic reference on geotechnical engineering. This volume (Soil Mechanics, DM 7.01) is the first volume. It covers many... More > aspects of soil mechanics, including the identification and classification of soil and rock; field exploration, testing and instrumentation; laboratory testing; distribution of stresses; analysis of settlement and volume expansion; seepage and drainage, and; slope stability and protection. Complete with glossary and a foreword by J. Ledlie Klosky.< Less
For over forty years, the NAVFAC DM (Design Manual) 7 Series has been the classic reference on geotechnical engineering. This volume (Foundations and Earth Structures, DM 7.02) is the second volume.... More > It covers a wide variety of topics, including excavations; compaction, earthwork and hydraulic fills; analysis of walls and retaining structures; shallow foundations, and deep foundations. Complete with glossary. Also with a new foreword and a cover photo by J. Ledlie Klosky.< Less
QCAD is a professional CAD system that is both very affordable and also easy to learn. This book will teach you how to use QCAD and introduce you to the basic concepts of technical drafting and CAD... More > in general. No technical background or education is required to follow and understand the many examples and detailed step by step instructions in this book.< Less
This is a book about the creation and development of a new industry in India- offshore technology- and the men who made it possible. This follows in a long tradition of people who through their... More > vision and enterprise built what Pandit Nehru called the “ temples of modern India.”
All of these are exciting and inspiring efforts that deserve both documentation and recognition for their trail blazing efforts in the development of modern India.< 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
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
NOW ALSO AVAILABLE AS iPAD APP. CHECK THE APPSTORE! Reference handbook containing regulatory aircraft performance information (FAA) and explains its application for the Boeing 737NG. It is an... More > excellent guide for pilots, and others who are interested, to know what aircraft performance is all about. This colourful book comes in a handy A-5 size and contains a lot of clarifying pictures. A must for every B737 pilot. An EASA edition and/or B&W edition is also available. Check www.performance737.com for this.< Less
Toledo Nanochess is the world's current smallest chess program written in C language. Now for the first time is published the complete documented source code.
Also including the documented source... More > code of the JS1K 2010 Chess entry (2nd place winner)< Less
The Objective of this book is to study the effect of alkali-silica reaction on reinforced concrete structures. Today cracks on reinforced concrete structures due to alkali-silica reaction is of major... More > concern to many municipalities, specifically in nuclear reactors and offshore bridges.
This book incorporates months of research and literature reviews on this subject. This book also includes the latest finite element analysis software used to predict unconfined concrete expansion due to alkali-silica reaction.< Less
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 www.wftw.nl< Less
this book is a collection of class notes from the author. Those class notes are presented in the form of mathematical derivations of important and assorted formulas used in engineering. There is no... More > specific sequence in the content and the chapters are divided by branches of the mathematics used in engineering (like Calculus, Statistics, etc). The book is not intended to be a book about mathematics or engineering, neither is a complete reference for the derivations of all formulas that exist in the subjects. Rather, is a small set derivations that had a positive feedback from colleagues and students along the teaching years of the author.< Less
This manual provides the technical information necessary for military and other personnel to obtain samples and perform engineering tests and calculations on soils, bituminous paving mixtures, and... More > concrete. These tests and calculations are required to achieve proper design with these materials and adequate control over their use in military and other construction.
This manual covers soils, aggregates, bituminous cements, bituminous paving mixtures, Portland cement concrete, and stabilized soil including stabilizing agents such as bitumens, cements, lime, fly ash, and chemical modifiers. The manual gives detailed instructions for taking adequate representative test samples and step-by-step procedures for making physical properties tests and for recording, calculating, and evaluating the test results. The manual describes the tools and equipment for performing these tests and contains general instructions for the care, calibration, and use of test equipment.< Less