•  Preorder
    Expected by: 01 February 2020

    Energy Storage for Power Systems, 3rd Edition

    Andrei G. Ter-Gazarian  2020

    The supply of energy from renewables is not constant, and energy storage is essential in enabling higher shares of renewable energy. This 3rd Edition has been thoroughly revised, reviewing different types of renewables and considering possibilities arising from integrating a combination of different storage technologies into a system.

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    Expected by: 01 May 2020

    Advanced Technologies for Next Generation Integrated Circuits

    Ashok Srivastava, Saraju Mohanty  2020

    Novel devices with the potential to provide alternatives to existing nanometer CMOS technology are the subject of research in the fields of electronic materials and electronic design automation. This book explores the materials and design requirements of emerging integrated circuit technologies, and outlines their prospective applications.

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    Expected by: 31 January 2020

    IoT Technologies in Smart-Cities

    From sensors to big data, security and trust  
    Fadi Al-Turjman, Muhammad Imran  2020

    This book addresses the design and implementation aspects in smart cities and sensing applications that are enabled and supported by IoT paradigms. Attention is also given to data delivery and performance aspects.

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    Expected by: 01 February 2020

    Signal Processing to Drive Human-Computer Interaction

    EEG and eye-controlled interfaces  
    Ioannis Kompatsiaris, Chandan Kumar, Spiros Nikolopoulos  2020

    In this book, the contributors show how brain-signal processing can be used to drive a human-computer interface (HCI) using processing results from a single modality or a combination. They present concrete usage scenarios and applications in multimedia interfaces, drawing on a wide range of examples covering communications and healthcare.

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    Expected by: 01 June 2020

    Phase-Locked Frequency Generation and Clocking

    Architectures and circuits for modern wireless and wireline systems  
    Woogeun Rhee  2020

    This book addresses essential topics and issues in current Phase-Locked Loop design, from fundamentals to practical design aspects. Both wireless and wireline systems are considered in the design of low noise frequency generation and clocking systems.

  •  In stock

    Numerical Methods for Engineering

    An introduction using MATLAB® and computational electromagnetics examples  
    Karl F. Warnick  2010

    This textbook teaches students to create computer codes used to engineer antennas, microwave circuits, and other critical technologies for wireless communications and other applications of electromagnetic fields and waves. Worked code examples are provided for MATLAB technical computing software.

  •  In stock
    Limited Quantity: 3 in stock

    Antennas, 3rd Edition

    Fundamentals, design, measurement  
    Lamont V. Blake, Maurice W. Long  2009

    This is a professional level, introductory text on antenna principles, design, analysis, and measurements. It is especially suitable for persons who wish to improve their knowledge of antenna principles, concept design, performance analyses, and measurements.

  •  In stock

    Asynchronous Circuit Applications

    Jia Di, Scott C. Smith  2019

    This book introduces a wide range of existing and potential applications for asynchronous circuits, each accompanied with the corresponding circuit design theory, sample circuit implementations, results, and analysis.

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    Expected by: 01 February 2020

    Gyrators, Simulated Inductors and Related Immittances

    Realizations and applications  
    Raj Senani, Data Ram Bhaskar, Vinod Kumar Singh, Abdhesh Kumar Singh  2020

    This book provides coverage of the major gyrator circuits, simulated inductors and related synthetic impedances. It offers a review of research in this field to date, and includes a wide range and number of circuit examples, along with their relevant design equations, limitations, performance features, advantages and shortcomings.

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    Expected by: 31 January 2020

    Lightning Interaction with Power Systems

    Volume 2: Applications  
    Alexandre Piantini  2020

    This book assesses how global lightning may respond to global climate change, provides thorough coverage of the lightning phenomenon and its interaction with various objects, and covers methods for the effective protection of structures and systems.

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    Expected by: 31 January 2020

    Lightning Interaction with Power Systems

    Volume 1: Fundamentals and modelling  
    Alexandre Piantini  2020

    This book assesses how global lightning may respond to global climate change, provides thorough coverage of the lightning phenomenon and its interaction with various objects, and covers methods for the effective protection of structures and systems.

  •  In stock

    Nano-Electromagnetic Communication at Terahertz and Optical Frequencies

    Principles and Applications  
    Akram Alomainy, Ke Yang, Muhammad A. Imran, Xin-Wei Yao, Qammer H. Abbasi  2019

    Recent advancements in carbon and molecular electronics have opened the door to a new generation of electronic nanoscale components. This book outlines the basic principles of electromagnetic-based communication at this nanoscale using terahertz and optical frequencies with a focus on theoretical principles and applications.

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    New Trends in Computational Electromagnetics

    Özgür Ergül  2019

    The authors present a broad overview of the recent efforts in computational electromagnetics to develop and implement more robust, accurate and efficient algorithms. With the recent improvement in available computing power, this is a timely overview of a rapidly developing subject.

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    Frontiers in Securing IP Cores

    Forensic detective control and obfuscation techniques  
    Anirban Sengupta  2019

    This book presents advanced forensic detective control and obfuscation techniques for securing hardware IP cores by exploring beyond conventional technologies.

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    Multidimensional Radar Imaging

    Marco Martorella  2019

    This book introduces a new framework which addresses the problem of radar imaging and target recognition as it jointly looks at optimising the use of multiple channels to significantly outperform classical radar imaging systems. It has been used in the military within NATO for the last few years and the technology is now declassified.

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    Expected by: 01 July 2020

    Staring Radar

    Gordon Oswald, Chris Baker  2020

    In this book, the authors provide an inclusive and expansive vision of how radar will serve our increasingly efficiency- and security-conscious world.

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    Post-processing Techniques in Antenna Measurement

    Manuel Sierra Castañer, Lars J. Foged  2019

    This book summarises recent developments and enhancements in post-processing techniques that increase the quality and effectiveness of modern antenna measurements. Recent advances in near to far field transformation algorithms for enhancing measurement accuracy in the presence of different common error sources are explained in detail.

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    Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems

    Towards high-level automated driving  
    Meng Lu  2019

    The book provides a comprehensive insight in the state of the art of C-ITS and automated driving, especially addresses the role of ICT (Information and Communication Technologies) infrastructure, and presents the main achievements (both theory and practice), as well as the challenges in the domain in Europe, the US and Asia/Pacific.

  •  In stock

    Microstrip and Printed Antenna Design, 3rd Edition

    Randy Bancroft  2019

    This updated third edition of this popular book covers all types of printed microstrip antenna design, from rectangular to circular, broadband and dual band, and millimeter wave microstrip antenna to microstrip arrays. The book features new analysis of rectangular and circular microstrip antenna efficiency, and surface wave phenomena.

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    Expected by: 01 June 2020

    Voice Biometrics

    Technology, trust and security  
    Carmen Garcia-Mateo, Gérard Chollet  2020

    This edited book presents the state-of-art on voice biometrics research and technologies including implementation and deployment challenges in terms of interoperability, scalability and performance.

  •  In stock

    Electrical Steels

    Volume 2: Performance and applications  
    Anthony Moses, Philip Anderson, Keith Jenkins, Hugh Stanbury  2019

    Electrical steels are critical components of magnetic cores used in applications ranging from large rotating machines, including energy generating equipment, and transformers to small instrument transformers and harmonic filters. This comprehensive handbook provides full coverage of the state-of-the-art in electrical steels.

  •  In stock

    Renewable Energy from the Oceans

    From wave, tidal and gradient systems to offshore wind and solar  
    Domenico P. Coiro, Tonio Sant  2019

    This book brings together contributions from international experts with academic and industry backgrounds to provide a systematic overview of ocean energy technologies, their readiness and modelling, as well as installation and grid connection technologies.

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    Expected by: 01 June 2020

    Handbook of Cybersecurity for e-Health

    Bill Buchanan, Chaloner Chute  2020

    In this title, a team of top experts address cyber security for e-Health technologies and systems. It examines the need for better security and privacy infrastructure, outlining methods and policies for working with sensitive data.

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    Expected by: 01 June 2020

    Patient-centered Healthcare Technology

    The way to better health  
    Leonard Goldschmidt, Rona Margaret Relova  2020

    This book explores the rapidly growing area of healthcare research around the introduction of ICT and robotics technologies. It discusses innovations designed to make individuals more proactive to promote better healthcare and looks at ways to improve systematic access to care, and to produce better monitoring of physiological metrics.

  •  In stock

    VLSI and Post-CMOS Electronics

    Volume 2: Devices, circuits and interconnects  
    Rohit Dhiman, Rajeevan Chandel  2019

    VLSI and Post-CMOS Electronics is a useful reference guide for researchers, engineers and advanced students working in the area of design and modelling of VLSI and post-CMOS devices and their circuits.

  •  In stock

    VLSI and Post-CMOS Electronics

    Volume 1: Design, modelling and simulation  
    Rohit Dhiman, Rajeevan Chandel  2019

    VLSI and Post-CMOS Electronics is a useful reference guide for researchers, engineers and advanced students working in the area of design and modelling of VLSI and post-CMOS devices and their circuits.

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    Expected by: 31 January 2020

    Hardware Architectures for Deep Learning

    Masoud Daneshtalab, Mehdi Modarressi  2020

    This book discusses innovative ideas in the design, modelling, implementation, and optimization of hardware platforms for neural networks. The book provides an overview of this emerging field, from principles to applications, for researchers, postgraduate students and engineers who work on learning-based services and hardware platforms.

  •  Preorder
    Expected by: 31 January 2020

    Sensors, Actuators, and Their Interfaces, 2nd Edition

    A multidisciplinary introduction  
    Nathan Ida  2020

    In this revised and expanded second edition, the author looks at sensors and actuators based on a broad area of detection technologies and methods. He takes a general and applications-oriented approach to the topic and makes it discipline-independent to cater for a broad audience.

  •  In stock

    Systems Engineering for Ethical Autonomous Systems

    Tony Gillespie  2019

    The transfer of responsibility for decisions and actions from humans to machines presents difficult problems for all those concerned with new concepts, their development and use. This book gives practical help by discussing the issues in the context of product design, and gives a methodology to solve them.

  •  In stock

    Developments in Antenna Analysis and Design

    Volume 2  
    Raj Mittra  2018

    Developments in Antenna Analysis and Design presents recent developments in antenna design and modeling techniques for a wide variety of applications, chosen because they are contemporary in nature, have been receiving considerable attention in recent years, and are crucial for future developments.

  •  In stock

    Developments in Antenna Analysis and Design

    Volume 1  
    Raj Mittra  2018

    Developments in Antenna Analysis and Design presents recent developments in antenna design and modeling techniques for a wide variety of applications, chosen because they are contemporary in nature, have been receiving considerable attention in recent years, and are crucial for future developments.

  •  In stock

    Advances in Planar Filters Design

    Jiasheng Hong  2019

    Written by a team of leading experts in the field, this book presents recent advances in the design of RF/microwave planar filters. It covers a wide range of different design types, technologies and applications for wireless, microwave, communications and radar systems.

  •  In stock

    Applications of Machine Learning in Wireless Communications

    Ruisi He, Zhiguo Ding  2019

    This detailed and comprehensive reference considers how to combine the disciplines of wireless communications and machine learning. Coverage includes channel modelling, signal estimation and detection, energy efficiency, cognitive radios, wireless sensor networks, vehicular communications and wireless multimedia communications.

  •  In stock

    Network Design, Modelling and Performance Evaluation

    Quoc-Tuan Vien  2018

    Designed for ICT professionals involved in the planning, design, development, testing and operation of network services, this book is ideal for self-teaching. It will help readers evaluate a network situation and identify the most important aspects to be monitored and analysed.

  •  In stock

    Introduction to RF Stealth

    David L. Lynch  2004

    This is the only book focused on the complete aspects of RF Stealth design. It is the first book to present and explain first order methods for the design of active and passive stealth properties. Everything from Electronic Order of Battle to key component design is covered.

  •  In stock

    Electrical Steels

    Volume 1: Fundamentals and basic concepts  
    Anthony Moses, Philip Anderson, Keith Jenkins, Hugh Stanbury  2019

    Electrical steels are critical components of magnetic cores used in applications ranging from large rotating machines, including energy generating equipment, and transformers to small instrument transformers and harmonic filters. This comprehensive handbook provides full coverage of the state-of-the-art in electrical steels.

  •  In stock

    Big Data Recommender Systems

    Volume 2: Application Paradigms  
    Osman Khalid, Samee U. Khan, Albert Y. Zomaya  2019

    This book combines experimental and theoretical research on big data recommender systems to help computer scientists develop new concepts and methodologies for complex applications. It includes original scientific contributions in the form of theoretical foundations, comparative analysis, surveys, case studies, techniques and tools.

  •  In stock

    Big Data Recommender Systems

    Volume 1: Algorithms, Architectures, Big Data, Security and Trust  
    Osman Khalid, Samee U. Khan, Albert Y. Zomaya  2019

    This book combines experimental and theoretical research on big data recommender systems to help computer scientists develop new concepts and methodologies for complex applications. It includes original scientific contributions in the form of theoretical foundations, comparative analysis, surveys, case studies, techniques and tools.

  •  In stock

    Many-Core Computing

    Hardware and software  
    Bashir M. Al-Hashimi, Geoff V. Merrett  2019

    The primary aim of this book is to provide a timely and coherent account of the recent advances in many-core computing research. Starting with programming models, operating systems and their applications; it presents runtime management techniques, followed by system modelling, verification and testing methods, and architectures and systems.

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    Radio Frequency and Microwave Power Amplifiers

    Volume 2: Efficiency and Linearity Enhancement Techniques  
    Andrei Grebennikov  2019

    This book aims to provide comprehensive, state-of-the-art coverage of RF and microwave power amplifier design with in-depth descriptions of current and potential future approaches.

  •  In stock

    Radio Frequency and Microwave Power Amplifiers

    Volume 1: Principles, Device Modeling and Matching Networks  
    Andrei Grebennikov  2019

    This book aims to provide comprehensive, state-of-the-art coverage of RF and microwave power amplifier design with in-depth descriptions of current and potential future approaches.

  •  In stock

    Self-Healing Materials, 2nd Edition

    From fundamental concepts to advanced space and electronics applications  
    Brahim Aïssa, Emile Haddad, Wez Jamroz  2019

    This book addresses the key concepts of self-healing processes, from their occurrences in nature through to recent advances in academic and industrial research. It includes a detailed description and explanation of a wide range of materials and applications such as polymeric, anticorrosion, smart paints, and carbon nanotubes.

  •  In stock

    High Quality Liquid Crystal Displays and Smart Devices

    Volume 2: Surface alignment, new technologies and smart device applications  
    Shoichi Ishihara, Shunsuke Kobayashi, Yasuhiro Ukai  2019

    This book discusses the latest LCD technologies. There is a particular focus on display quality such as image sticking, contrast ratio and colour hue that has not been dealt with thoroughly elsewhere. Current and future trends in liquid crystal materials and technologies based on their evolving role and new applications are discussed.

  •  In stock

    High Quality Liquid Crystal Displays and Smart Devices

    Volume 1: Development, display applications and components  
    Shoichi Ishihara, Shunsuke Kobayashi, Yasuhiro Ukai  2019

    This book discusses the latest LCD technologies. There is a particular focus on display quality such as image sticking, contrast ratio and colour hue that has not been dealt with thoroughly elsewhere. Current and future trends in liquid crystal materials and technologies based on their evolving role and new applications are discussed.

  •  In stock

    Magnetorheological Materials and their Applications

    Seung-Bok Choi, Weihua Li  2019

    This book introduces magnetorheological fluids and elastomers, and explores their material properties, related modelling techniques and applications in turn. The book offers insights into the relationships between the properties and characterisation of MR materials and their current and future applications.

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    Advances in High-Power Fiber and Diode Laser Engineering

    Ivan Divliansky  2019

    The book covers fibre and diode laser systems from academic and industrial perspectives, discusses the latest trends in high-power fibre laser development and applications, offers an overview of developments in diode laser systems, and addresses advanced applications of high-power lasers.

  •  In stock

    VLSI Architectures for Future Video Coding

    Maurizio Martina  2019

    This book examines future video coding from the perspective of hardware implementation and architecture design. The book identifies challenges in deploying VLSI architectures for video coding and postulates potential solutions with reference to recent research.

  •  In stock

    Understandable Electric Circuits, 2nd Edition

    Key concepts  
    Meizhong Wang  2019

    This book offers a thorough reference guide to the theory, elements and design of basic electronic circuits, providing a solid foundation for those who plan to move into the field of electronics engineering, and essential information for anyone who uses electronic circuitry in their profession or research.

  •  In stock

    Characterisation and Control of Defects in Semiconductors

    Filip Tuomisto  2019

    This book provides an up-to-date review of the experimental and theoretical methods used for studying defects in semiconductors, this book focuses on recent developments driven by the requirements of new materials, including nitrides, oxide semiconductors and 2-D semiconductors.

  •  In stock

    Negative Group Delay Devices

    From concepts to applications  
    Blaise Ravelo  2018

    This book introduces the theoretical concept, analysis, design methodology and implementation of negative group delay (NGD). The NGD concept is a recent topic in electrical and electronic engineering research based on an unconventional function; the generation of an output signal seemingly in time-advance of the input signal.

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    Functionality-Enhanced Devices

    An alternative to Moore's Law  
    Pierre-Emmanuel Gaillardon  2018

    The book provides thorough and systematic coverage of enhanced-functionality devices and their use in proof-of-concept circuits and architectures. The theory and materials science behind these devices are addressed in detail, and various experimental fabrication techniques are explored.

  •  In stock

    Data-Driven Modeling, Filtering and Control

    Methods and applications  
    Carlo Novara, Simone Formentin  2019

    Using important examples, this book showcases the potential of the latest data-based and data-driven methodologies for filter and control design. It discusses the most important classes of dynamic systems, along with the statistical and set membership analysis and design frameworks.

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    Data Fusion in Wireless Sensor Networks

    A statistical signal processing perspective  
    Domenico Ciuonzo, Pierluigi Salvo Rossi  2019

    This book describes the advanced tools required to design state-of-the-art inference algorithms for inference in wireless sensor networks. Written for the signal processing, communications, sensors and information fusion research communities, it covers the emerging area of data fusion in wireless sensor networks.

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    Expected by: 01 December 2020

    Ground Penetrating Radar

    Improving sensing and imaging through numerical modeling  
    Lucas Travassos, Nathan Ida  2020

    This book covers modeling and simulation methods as well as the support tools available to improve imaging and sensing for Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR). After an introduction to the basic concepts, the authors present a more detailed discussion, enabling readers to identify and apply the technique that best suits their goals.

  •  In stock

    Active and Assisted Living

    Technologies and applications  
    Francisco Florez-Revuelta, Alexandros Andre Chaaraoui  2016

    This is a broad introductory handbook, covering the major technologies and applications in Ambient Assisted Living (AAL). The book focuses on current state-of-the-art technology and critical analysis, the applications of these technologies and also includes general issues such as usability, accessibility, privacy and ethics.

  •  In stock
    Limited Quantity: 8 in stock

    Carrier-Scale IP Networks

    Designing and operating Internet networks  
    Peter Willis  2001

    Comprehensively reviewing the design, provision and operations of carrier-scale Internet networks, this book presents a good balance between leading edge technology and many of the practical issues surrounding carrierscale IP networks.

  •  In stock
    Limited Quantity: 8 in stock

    Nature-Inspired Cyber Security and Resiliency

    Fundamentals, techniques and applications  
    El-Sayed M. El-Alfy, Mohamed Eltoweissy, Errin W. Fulp, Wojciech Mazurczyk  2019

    This is a timely review of the fundamentals, the latest developments and the diverse applications of nature-inspired algorithms in cyber security and resiliency. Based on concepts from natural processes, phenomena and organisms, it presents novel methodologies to cope with cyber security challenges.

  •  In stock

    Value-based Learning Healthcare Systems

    Integrative modeling and simulation  
    Bernard P. Zeigler, Mamadou K. Traore, Grégory Zacharewicz, Raphaël Duboz  2018
    Bernard P. Zeigler,Mamadou K. Traore,Grégory Zacharewicz,Raphaël Duboz  2018

    This book presents an innovative, unique and holistic approach to modeling and simulation approaches in healthcare management. From system architecture to modeling methodology, this book shows how to improve patient health and costs of care via the design and implementation of an efficient infrastructure.

  •  In stock

    Fault Diagnosis for Robust Inverter Power Drives

    Antonio Ginart  2018

    Fault Diagnosis for Robust Inverter Power Drives focuses on early diagnosis, prognosis, and intrinsic reliability of inverter power drives and their applications. Topics include material degradation, materials, semiconductors, inverter topologies, and early diagnosis as well as fault tolerant software strategies.

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    Embedded Mechatronics System Design for Uncertain Environments

    Linux®-based, Rasbpian®, ARDUINO® and MATLAB® xPC Target Approaches  
    Cheng Siong Chin  2018

    Industrial machines, automobiles, airplanes, robots, and machines are among the myriad possible hosts of embedded systems. This book has been prepared for those who seek to easily develop and design embedded systems for control purposes in robotic vehicles.

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    Modeling and Simulation of Complex Communication Networks

    Muaz A. Niazi  2019

    This book covers important topics and approaches related to the modeling and simulation of complex communication networks from a complex adaptive systems perspective. The authors present different modeling paradigms and approaches as well as surveys and case studies.

  •  In stock

    Sliding Mode Control of Vehicle Dynamics

    Antonella Ferrara  2017

    The control of the longitudinal, lateral and vertical dynamics of two and four-wheeled vehicles, both of conventional type as well as fully-electric, is important not only for general safety of vehicular traffic in general, but also for future automated driving. This book provides an overview of this important topic.

  •  In stock

    Road Pricing

    Technologies, economics and acceptability  
    John Walker  2018

    Road pricing is increasingly being implemented around the world to combat congestion, curb carbon and other polluting emissions, compensate for falling revenues from fuel duty, improve the efficiency of the existing transport infrastructure, and fund new transport projects. This book outlines some of the economic theory behind these schemes.

  •  In stock

    Low Carbon Mobility for Future Cities

    Principles and applications  
    Hussein Dia  2017

    This book brings together leading experts in the areas of urban planning, transport planning and strategy, traffic management and transport technology to present a cohesive work on the policy principles and practical applications to drive urban mobility services in tomorrow's smart cities.

  •  In stock

    Evaluation of Intelligent Road Transport Systems

    Methods and results  
    Meng Lu  2016

    This book provides an overview of ICT-based intelligent road transport systems with an emphasis on evaluation methods and recent evaluation results of ITS development and deployment.

  •  In stock

    Energy Systems for Electric and Hybrid Vehicles

    K.T. Chau  2016

    Electric and hybrid vehicles have been globally identified to be the most environmental friendly road transportation. Energy Systems for Electric and Hybrid Vehicles provides comprehensive coverage of the three main energy system technologies of these vehicles - energy sources, battery charging and vehicle-to-grid systems.

  •  In stock
    Limited Quantity: 8 in stock

    World Telecommunications Economics

    Jeffery J. Wheatley  1999

    This book bridges the worlds of the economist, the engineer, the regulator and the manager. It outlines the technology of the subject in sufficient detail to provide an understanding of the industry's economics, and presents a comprehensive picture of the markets into which its products and services are sold.

  •  In stock

    Voice Over IP (Internet Protocol)

    Systems and solutions  
    Richard Swale  2001

    This book examines VoIP as a technology and its consideration within the industry, the motivations for VoIP networks, a review of the status of the major components of a VoIP network and their development, and both current and emerging applications.

  •  In stock
    Limited Quantity: 3 in stock

    Very Small Aperture Terminals (VSATs)

    John Everett  1992

    This book describes the key technologies, representative leading systems, technical issues and economics and regulations of Very Small Aperture Terminals (VSATs).

  •  In stock

    Understanding Telecommunications Networks, 2nd Edition

    Andy Valdar  2017

    A telecommunications network is an electronic system of links, nodes and the controls that govern their operations to allow voice and data transfer among users and devices. This fully revised, updated and expanded second edition covers all aspects of today's networks, including how they are planned, formed and operated.

  •  In stock

    Telecommunications Signalling

    Richard Manterfield  1999

    Telecommunications Signalling offers an introduction to the principles of signalling systems along with an in-depth examination of their architecture and appeals to a wide range of readership, from those who want to expand their range of knowledge to communications experts.

  •  In stock

    Telecommunications Regulation

    John Buckley  2003

    Telecommunications Regulation discusses typical regulatory rules and the legal and administrative framework for regulation, and looks at regulatory strategies, market structures and approaches to price control.

  •  In stock

    Telecommunications Performance Engineering

    Roger Ackerley  2003

    This book provides an insight into the rich diversity of techniques, tools and knowledge used in performance engineering, covering the whole life cycle from design through to operation - of both networks and systems.

  •  In stock
    Limited Quantity: 4 in stock

    Telecommunications Traffic, Tariffs and Costs

    An Introduction for Managers  
    R.E. Farr  1988

    This book is suitable for those who wish to gain a comprehensive overview of the area, this book offers guidance on planning, ordering, managing and using telecommunications facilities.

  •  In stock

    Standard Codecs, 3rd Edition

    Image compression to advanced video coding  
    Mohammed Ghanbari  2011

    This book discusses the growth of digital television technology and the revolution in image and video compression, highlighting the need for standardisation in processing static and moving images and their exchange between computer systems.

  •  In stock

    Security for Mobility

    Chris J. Mitchell  2003

    This book covers many aspects of security for mobility including current developments, underlying technologies, network security, mobile code issues, application security and the future.

  •  In stock

    Satellite Communication Systems, 3rd Edition

    B.G. Evans  1999

    The book is very clear and comprehensive. The scope of the book is very large: almost all aspects of current satellite communication systems are studied. Hence, the book keeps its promise in that it provides a quick start for someone who is new to the satellite communications business.

  •  Preorder
    Expected by: 01 October 2020

    Resilience in Wireless Networks

    Prashant Krishnamurthy  2020

    Resilience in Wireless Networks is the first book to cover this topic at an advanced level. It provides a unified view of the latest research and illustrates the issues, challenges and solutions currently under discussion.

  •  In stock

    Radio Spectrum Management, 2nd Edition

    Management of the spectrum and regulation of radio services  
    David Withers  1999

    This book reviews the processes of interference management, regulation of competing service providers and system standardisation for the control and use of the radiospectrum.

  •  In stock

    Network as a Service for Next Generation Internet

    Qiang Duan, Shangguang Wang  2017

    This book presents the state of the art of the Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) paradigm, including its concepts, architecture, key technologies, applications, and development directions for future network service provisioning. It provides a comprehensive reference that reflects the most current technical developments related to NaaS.

  •  In stock

    Modern Personal Radio Systems

    R.C.V. Macario  1996

    An exciting treatment of the practical developments in personal and mobile radio, this book gives a clear and detailed insight into many of the fundamental problems and solutions of practical systems development.

  •  In stock

    Mobile and Wireless Communications

    Key technologies and future applications  
    Peter Smyth  2004

    This book reviews the contribution of different wireless access technologies to that future and looks at the opportunities of opening up access to telecommunications systems, via application programming interfaces APIs). The economic and regulatory issues associated with wireless communications are also discussed.

  •  In stock

    Managing the Internet of Things

    Architectures, theories and applications  
    Jun Huang, Kun Hua  2016

    The implementation and deployment of the Internet of Things (IoT) brings with it management challenges around seamless integration, heterogeneity, scalability, mobility, security, and many other issues. This comprehensive book explores these challenges and looks at possible solutions.

  •  In stock
    Limited Quantity: 9 in stock

    Location and Personalisation

    Delivering online and mobility services  
    Daniel Ralph, Stephen Searby  2003

    This books takes a pragmatic look at two particular application technologies - location and personalisation - and presents an understanding of the technical and business impact of these technologies.

  •  In stock

    Local Access Network Technologies

    Paul France  2004

    This book presents an overview of local access networks and discusses new emerging technologies. Underpinning much of the evolving communications technology is the local access itself, both in traditional form of copper pairs but increasingly too through the use of new fibre, radio and copper systems.

  •  In stock
    Limited Quantity: 1 in stock

    An Introduction to Satellite Communications

    D.I. Dalgleish  1989

    The aim of this book is to give a clear and concise exposition of the principles and practice of satellite communications by describing the development of communications-satellite services. It will be useful both to engineers who have worked in other fields of telecommunication and to students.

  •  In stock

    Intelligent Networks

    Principles and applications  
    John Anderson  2002

    This book explains the principles of intelligent telecommunications networks and illustrates them with many practical examples of applications. Although international standards are beginning to emerge, they are far from simple and this text offers insight into the underlying principles.

  •  In stock

    Future Mobile Networks

    3G and beyond  
    Alan Clapton  2001

    This book explores the future of mobile communications networks given the increasing demands for services and higher quality, as well as continued growth in the cellular mobile marketplace.

  •  In stock

    Dynamic Ad Hoc Networks

    Habib F. Rashvand, Han-Chieh Chao  2013

    Dynamic Ad Hoc Networks presents selective recent and important research ideas in this field and provides a timely snapshot of potential developments covering network control, network topology, routing and scheduling for various aspects of implementation, applications and associated attributes.

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    Digital Television Systems

    Volume 1: Fundamentals & Broadcast Systems  
    Stefan Mozar, Konstantin Glasman  2020

    This book conveys everything from the fundamentals of Digital Television Systems through to broadcast systems, including error correction and compression of signals, cable and satellite transmission.

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    Digital Signal Filtering, Analysis and Restoration

    Jiří Jan  2000

    Aiming to give an introduction to the basic theory of digital signal processing and analysis, this book starts by providing the theoretical background and principal methods for one-dimensional signals before building to more complex signals.

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    Digital Communications

    Principles and systems  
    Ifiok Otung  2014

    This book provides postgraduate students and practising engineers with a thorough grounding in the core principles and design issues of digital communications to meet the industry demand for in-depth expertise in digital transmission techniques.

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    Common-Channel Signalling

    Richard J. Manterfield  1991

    A highly readable and lucid introduction to the complex subject of signalling enabling the reader to understand detailed signalling specifications and international standards recommendations.

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    Broadband Communications and Home Networking

    Scott R. Bullock  2001

    This book provides the engineer and manager with a very good understanding of the processes needed to effectively perform the system design for broadband communication systems and home networking approaches.

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    ATM

    The broadband telecommunications solution  
    L.G. Cuthbert, J.-C. Sapanel  1993

    This book explains the basic principles behind ATM (asynchronous transfer mode) technology, focusing especially on network aspects for the use of ATM by the communications industry.

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    Advanced Signal Processing

    D.J. Creasey  1985

    This book covers the many aspects of modern signal processing systems from the transduction unit through to the display.

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    User-Centric Privacy and Security in Biometrics

    Claus Vielhauer  2017

    User-Centric Privacy and Security in Biometrics explores how developments in biometrics will address security and privacy aspects. The book surveys and evaluates how biometric techniques can enhance and increase the reliability of security strategies in a variety of applications.

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    Mobile Biometrics

    Guodong Guo, Harry Wechsler  2017

    This book is about the use of biometrics on mobile/smart phones. An integrated and informative analysis, this is a timely survey of the state of the art research and developments in this rapidly growing area.

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    Iris and Periocular Biometric Recognition

    Christian Rathgeb, Christoph Busch  2017

    This book provides an overview of scientific fundamentals and principles of iris and periocular biometric recognition. It covers: an introduction to iris and periocular recognition; a selective overview of issues and challenges; soft biometric classification; security aspects; privacy protection and forensics; and future trends.

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    Hand-Based Biometrics

    Methods and technology  
    Martin Drahanský  2018

    Hand-based biometrics identifies users by unique features in their hands, such as fingerprints, palmprints, hand geometry, and finger and palm vein patterns. This book explores the range of technologies and methods under development and in use for hand-based biometrics, with evaluations of the advantages and performance of each.

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    Information Security

    Foundations, technologies and applications  
    Ali Ismail Awad, Michael Fairhurst  2018

    This book outlines key emerging trends in information security from the foundations and technologies in biometrics, cybersecurity, and big data security to applications in hardware and embedded systems security, computer forensics, the Internet of Things security, and network security.

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    Wireless Communications Circuits and Systems

    Yichuang Sun  2003

    This book examines integrated circuits, systems and transceivers for wireless and mobile communications. It covers the most recent developments in key RF, IF, analogue, mixed-signal components and single-chip transceivers in CMOS technology.

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    Wideband Amplifier Design

    Allen L. Hollister  2007

    Allen Hollister uses easy models to develop the theory needed to understand wideband amplifier design. With this theory, he develops equations used in high frequency design, giving the reader an understanding of the process and circuit.

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    VLSI Testing

    Digital and mixed analogue/digital techniques  
    Stanley L. Hurst  1998

    A comprehensive introduction and reference for all aspects of IC testing, this book includes all of the basic concepts and theories necessary for advanced students, from practical test strategies and industrial practice, to the economic and managerial aspects of testing.

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    System-on-Chip

    Next generation electronics  
    Bashir M. Al-Hashimi  2006

    This book highlights both the key achievements of electronic systems design targeting SoC implementation style, and the future challenges presented by the continuing scaling of CMOS technology.

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    Switched Currents

    An analogue technique for digital technology  
    C. Toumazou, J.B. Hughes, N.C. Battersby  1993

    This book introduces the basic switched-current technique and presents practical chip examples. Numerous application areas are described, ranging from filters and data converters to image processing applications.

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    The Switching Function

    Analysis of power electronic circuits  
    C.C. Marouchos  2006

    This book demonstrates the usefulness of the switching function in analysing power electronic circuits in the steady state. It includes analysis of generic circuits of power electronics using the switching function, and derives compact expressions for output voltage and current and input current.

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    Silicide Technology for Integrated Circuits

    Lih J. Chen  2004

    Silicide Technology for Integrated Circuits focuses on the task of developing and applying metal silicide technology as it emerges from the scientific to the prototype and manufacturing stages and provides guidance on the application of the latest emerging technology.

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    Selected Topics in Advanced Solid State and Fibre Optic Sensors

    S.M. Vaezi-Nejad  2000

    New techniques and technologies for sensors are developing fast and being applied in a wide range of fields for measurement and instrumentation, both for research and commercial purposes. This book aims to provide advanced students and practising engineers with a selective tour of highlights in the topical field of sensors for measurement.

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    RFIC and MMIC Design and Technology

    I.D. Robertson, S. Lucyszyn  2001

    This book gives an in-depth account of GaAs, InP and SiGe, technologies and describes all the key techniques for the design of amplifiers, ranging from filters and data converters to image oscillators, mixers, switches, variable attenuators, phase shifters, integrated antennas and complete monolithic transceivers.

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    Radio Frequency and Microwave Power Measurement

    Alan E. Fantom  1990

    The need to measure electrical power is common to many branches of science and engineering. This book presents a wide-ranging survey of the many types of radio-frequency and microwave power meter and the techniques which are used for calibrating and intercomparing them.

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    Oscillator Circuits

    Frontiers in design, analysis and applications  
    Yoshifumi Nishio  2016

    This book surveys recent developments in the design, analysis and applications of oscillator circuit design. It highlights developments in the analysis of synchronization and wave phenomena, new analytical and design methods and their application, and novel engineering applications of oscillator circuits.

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    Heat Management in Integrated Circuits

    On-chip and system-level monitoring and cooling  
    Seda Ogrenci-Memik  2015

    This essential overview covers the subject of thermal monitoring and management in integrated circuits. Specifically, it focuses on devices and materials that are intimately integrated on-chip (as opposed to in-package or on-board) for the purposes of thermal monitoring and thermal management.

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    Nano-Scaled Semiconductor Devices

    Physics, modelling, characterisation, and societal impact  
    Edmundo A. Gutiérrez-D  2016

    The subject of nano-scaled semiconductor devices and technology is a strategic and emerging area of relevant societal importance in our ubiquitous electronics era. This book is intended for those involved in the research, technology development, and societal-related applications where nano-scaled semiconductor devices are involved.

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    Modern Filter Design

    Active RC and switched capacitor  
    Mohammed S. Ghausi, Kenneth R. Laker  2003

    This book covers: Basic systems classifications together with filter transmission and approximations; Operational amplifiers, including bipolar and MOS integrators; Definitions of sensitivity and statistical sensitivity measures; Continuous-time second-order active sections; Higher-order filter design; Switched capacitor filters.

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    Microwave Measurements, 3rd Edition

    R.J. Collier, A.D. Skinner  2007

    This book includes a survey of the theory of current microwave circuits as well as a description of the techniques for the measurement of power, spectrum, attenaution, circuit parameters, and noise, measurements of antenna characteristics, free fields, modulation and dielectric parameters.

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    Low-power HF Microelectronics

    A unified approach  
    Gerson A.S. Machado  1996

    This book brings together innovative modelling, simulation and design techniques in CMOS, SOI, GaAs and BJT to achieve successful high-yield manufacture for low-power, high-speed and reliable-by-design analogue and mixed-mode integrated systems.

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    Sensors, Actuators, and their Interfaces

    A multidisciplinary introduction  
    Nathan Ida  2013

    This book brings sensors, actuators and interfaces out of obscurity and integrates them for multiple disciplines including electrical, mechanical, chemical, and biomedical engineering. Real world cases, worked examples, and problem sets with selected answers provide both fundamental understanding and how industry develops sensor systems.

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    Introduction to Biomechatronics

    Graham M. Brooker  2012

    Introduction to Biomechatronics provides biomedical engineering students and professionals with the fundamental mechatronic (mechanics, electronics, robotics) engineering knowledge they need to analyze and design devices that improve lives.

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    High Frequency MOSFET Gate Drivers

    Technologies and applications  
    ZhiLiang Zhang, Yan-Fei Liu  2017

    This book describes high frequency power MOSFET gate driver technologies, including gate drivers for GaN HEMTs, which have great potential in the next generation of switching power converters. Gate drivers serve as a critical role between control and power devices.

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    The Handbook of Electrical Resistivity

    New materials and pressure effects  
    Gordon Dyos  2012

    This new edition of the acclaimed Electrical Resistivity Handbook brings together advances in the field over the last two decades in which much has been achieved in the fields of new materials and superconductivity.

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    Fundamentals of Electromagnetic Levitation

    Engineering sustainability through efficiency  
    Alan J. Sangster  2012

    This book aims to make aspiring and existing electrical engineers aware of the efficiency implications of frictionless machines and how important this may be in a post fossil-fuel world in which the energy available from renewable sources is strictly limited.

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    Foundations of Digital Signal Processing

    Theory, algorithms and hardware design  
    Patrick Gaydecki  2004

    This book covers the basic theoretical, algorithmic and real-time aspects of digital signal processing (DSP). Detailed information is provided on off-line, real-time and DSP programming and the reader is effortlessly guided through advanced topics such as DSP hardware design, FIR and IIR filter design and difference equation manipulation.

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    Electron-Gated Ion Channels

    With Amplification by NH3 Inversion Resonance  
    Wilson P. Ralston  2005

    For the first time, this book presents a comprehensive analysis, based on electrons controlling the ion channel gates. The theory and gating model are extensively linked to published experimental observations. The intrinsic simplicity of electron gating elucidates mechanisms important to the functions of nerve cells.

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    Electrical Degradation and Breakdown in Polymers

    L.A. Dissado, J.C. Fothergill  1992
    Gary Stevens  1992

    The book is in five parts: Part 1: Introduction to polymers and electrical breakdown. Part 2: Treeing degradation in polymers. Part 3: Deterministic mechanisms of breakdowns. Part 4: The stochastic nature of breakdown. Part 5: Engineering considerations for breakdown testing and degradation assessment.

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    Digital and Analogue Instrumentation

    Testing and measurement  
    Nihal Kularatna  2002

    This book provides a state-of-the art review of modern families of digital instruments. For each family the book covers internal design, use and applications, highlighting their advantages and limitations from a practical application viewpoint.

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    The Current Comparator

    W.J.M. Moore, P.N. Miljanic  1988

    This book presents the basic theory of the current comparator, methods of construction leading to high ratio accuracies and the operating principles of the various applications.

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    CMOS Digital Integrated Circuits

    A first course  
    Charles Hawkins, Jaume Segura, Payman Zarkesh-Ha  2012

    This book teaches the fundamentals of modern CMOS technology and covers equal treatment to both types of MOSFET transistors that make up computer circuits; power properties of logic circuits; physical and electrical properties of metals; introduction of timing circuit electronics and introduction of layout; real-world examples and problem sets.

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    Wireless: The Crucial Decade

    History of the British wireless industry 1924-34  
    Gordon Bussey  1990

    This book describes the broadcasting trends and receiver developments in Europe and America, and includes a detailed account of wireless development in Britain.

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    Television

    An international history of the formative years  
    R.W. Burns  1998

    This book presents a balanced, thorough history of television to 1940, considering the factors technical, financial and social which influenced and led to the establishment of many of the world's high-definition TV broadcasting services. This is a major book in the study of history of science, technology and media.

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    Spacecraft Technology

    The early years  
    Mark Williamson  2006

    This book charts the fascinating story of the early Space Age, encompassing the launch of the first satellites and the landing of men on the Moon. While concentrating on the most significant technology developments, it places them in the context of historical events, specific missions and the individuals that made it all happen.

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    Skills Development for Engineers

    Innovative model for advanced learning in the workplace  
    Kevin Hoag  2001

    This book questions the effectiveness of current employee learning in most organisations and presents an alternative framework model, which is less costly and more successful. Many practical examples of successful approaches are give in a highly readable format, with many diagrams.

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    Sir Charles Wheatstone FRS, 1802-1875, 2nd Edition

    Brian Bowers  2001

    Charles Wheatstone was one of the leading electrical engineers of the mid-nineteenth century. This fascinating biography celebrates the bicentenary of his birth, and draws on information about the family business as well as letters, including correspondence with Cooke and Faraday.

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    Restoring Baird's Image

    Donald F. McLean  2000

    In the late 1920s, John Logie Baird - considered to be the inventor of television - was experimenting with 'phonovision' in which he attempted to record television signals onto gramophone discs. This unique book sheds new light on the activities of John Logie Baird and the definition and invention of television itself.

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    Radio Man

    The remarkable rise and fall of C.O. Stanley  
    Mark Frankland  2002

    Radio Man tells the story of C.O. Stanley, the unconventional Irishman who acquired Pye Radio at the beginning of the broadcasting age.

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    Lord Kelvin

    His influence on electrical measurements and units  
    Paul Tunbridge  1992

    This book concentrates upon the work of Lord Kelvin (William Thomson) in three phases; discovery of the fundamental concepts and coding them into universal laws, leading the adoption of the metric system, and securing worldwide use of units and standards (now the IEC system).

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    The Life and Times of A.D. Blumlein

    Russell Burns  2000

    Alan Dower Blumlein was a genius and has been described as the greatest British electronics engineer of the twentieth century. This book presents a balanced account of the life and times of a brilliant engineer. It is certain to be the major biographical source on Blumlein for all historians of technology and science.

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    John Logie Baird

    Television pioneer  
    Russell W. Burns  2000

    This is a balanced biography of one of the 20th Century's outstanding inventors, published to coincide with the 75th anniversary of Baird's first public demonstration of a rudimentary television system.

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    Innovation and the Communications Revolution

    From the Victorian pioneers to broadband Internet  
    John Bray  2002

    This book describes the stage-by-stage creation and development, from the mid-nineteenth century to the present day, of the remarkable global communications technologies that have profoundly transformed the way that people live and work.

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    The GEC Research Laboratories 1919-1984

    Robert Clayton, Joan Algar  1989

    Covering the activities of the GEC Research Laboratories from 1919 until their end in 1984, this book includes sections on the original organisation and philosophy behind the laboratories, a decade by decade summary of the work, and specialist chapters focussing on such areas as lamps and lighting, valves, communications and semiconductors.

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    Exhibiting Electricity

    K.G. Beauchamp  1997

    This unusual book traces the history of public and technical exhibitions, from their origins in the late 18th Century to present day, and, particularly, how they have reflected the progress of science and technology (especially electrical technology).

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    Electric Railways

    1880-1990  
    Michael C. Duffy  2003

    This book presents a thorough survey of electric railway development from the earliest days of the London Underground to modern electrified mainline trains.

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    The Early History of Radio

    From Faraday to Marconi  
    G.R.M. Garratt  1994

    The Early History of Radio: From Faraday to Marconi outlines the sequence of development from Faraday's first prediction and concept of the electromagnetic field.

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    Developing Effective Engineering Leadership

    Ray Morrison, Carl Ericsson  2002

    This book will enable engineering organisations to manage their valuable knowledge resources and the people who possess them. The authors show that the loss of experience and knowledge base due to staff turnover erodes corporate culture.

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    Designing Businesses

    How to develop and lead a high technology company  
    George Young  1997

    A practical book which aims to support engineers, and other technical professionals, who find themselves with the opportunity to run their own business as entrepreneurs.

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    The Correspondence of Michael Faraday

    Volume 5: 1855-1860  
    Frank A.J.L. James  2008

    This volume includes 70% of previously unpublished letters of Michael Farday spanning half of the 1850s and most of 1860. Topics include Faraday's work on regelation, the transmission of light through gold and his appointment by Emperor Napoleon III to be a Commander of the Legion of Honour.

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    The Correspondence of Michael Faraday

    Volume 6: 1860-1867  
    Frank A.J.L. James  2011

    The sixth volume of Faraday's correspondence contains letters from the end of 1860 to his death in 1867. The dominant topic of the 1860s is Faraday's involvement with the lighthouse service relating to his advice to Trinity House and the Board of Trade on matters such as electric light and the controversial issue of fog signals.

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    The Correspondence of Michael Faraday

    Volume 4: 1849-1855  
    Frank A.J.L. James  1999

    The letters in this volume concern Faraday's work on topics such as terrestrial and atmospheric magnetism, the electrification of lighthouses and the theory of telegraphic retardation, as well as advice to the Government on the war with Russia, his exclusion from the Sandemanian Church and his views on table turning.

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    The Correspondence of Michael Faraday

    Volume 3: 1841-1848  
    Frank A.J.L. James  1996

    Almost 75% of the letters in Volume 3 were previously unpublished. During this period (1841-1848) he discovered the magneto-optical effect and diamagnetism, allowing him to argue for his views on the nature of matter.

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    The Correspondence of Michael Faraday

    Volume 2: 1832-1840  
    Frank A.J.L. James  1993

    Volume 2 covers the 1830s, a period when Faraday pursued the consequences of his discovery of electromagnetic induction and revised entirely the theories of electrochemistry and the nature of electricity. His correspondents include scientists of the day as well as antiquaries, military men, artists and politicians.

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    The Correspondence of Michael Faraday

    Volume 1: 1811-1831  
    Frank A.J.L. James  1991

    Volume 1 covers Faraday's early years up to his discovery of electromagnetic induction in 1831. Other scientific and technical topics covered include Faraday's discovery of electromagnetic rotations (in 1821), the liquefaction of gases (in 1823) and the long series of experiments in the latter part of the 1820s to improve optical glass.

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    British Television

    The formative years  
    Russell Burns  1986

    This book is concerned with the history of British television for home reception from 1922/23 to 1939, when the London Station closed down for the war years. Great care has been taken to ensure that an unbiased, accurate history has been written and the work is based predominantly on written primary source material.

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    A Scientist's War

    The war diary of Sir Clifford Paterson, 1939-45  
    Robert Clayton, Joan Algar  1991

    This book contains the diary he kept from 1939 until 1945, recording work in the laboratories and his own wider role in the planning and organisation of the scientific war effort, against the background of the progress of the war problems of members of his staff.

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    History of Telegraphy

    Ken Beauchamp  2014

    This book records the growth of telegraphy over two centuries, depicting the discoveries and ingenuity of the experimenters and engineers involved, the equipment they designed and built, and the organisation, applications and effects on society.

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    Soft Robots for Healthcare Applications

    Design, modelling, and control  
    Shane Xie, Mingming Zhang, Wei Meng  2017

    This book presents novel applications of mechatronics to provide better clinical rehabilitation services and new insights into emerging technologies utilized in soft robots for healthcare, and is essential reading for researchers and students working in these and related fields.

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    Portable Biosensors and Point-of-Care Systems

    Spyridon E. Kintzios  2017

    This book describes the principles, design and applications of a new generation of analytical and diagnostic biomedical devices, characterized by their very small size, ease of use, multi-analytical capabilities and speed to provide handheld and mobile point-of-care (POC) diagnostics.

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    Enhanced Living Environments

    From models to technologies  
    Rossitza Ivanova Goleva, Ivan Ganchev, Ciprian Dobre, Nuno Garcia, Carlos Valderrama  2017

    Enhanced living environments employ information and communications technologies to support true ambient assisted living for people with disabilities. This book provides an overview of today's architectures, techniques, protocols, components, and cloud-based solutions related to ambient assisted living and enhanced living environments.

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    Engineering High Quality Medical Software

    Regulations, standards, methodologies and tools for certification  
    Antonio Coronato  2018

    This book focuses on high-confidence medical software in the growing field of e-health, telecare services and health technology. It covers the development of methodologies and engineering tasks together with standards and regulations for medical software.

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    EEG Signal Processing

    Feature extraction, selection and classification methods  
    Wai Yie Leong  2019

    This book focuses on the feature extraction methods used in Electroencephalographic (EEG) signal processing. It presents state-of-the-art aspects of EEG interpretation and the value of EEG; gives practical tips on interpretation and covers specific areas where EEG is most useful.

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    Biomedical Nanomaterials

    From design to implementation  
    Thomas J. Webster, Hilal Yazici  2016

    This book describes the engineering applications and challenges of using nanostructured surfaces and nanomaterials in healthcare. With contributions from an international selection of researchers this book is essential reading for researchers in industry and academia working at the interfaces of healthcare, engineering and nanotechnology.

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    Wood Pole Overhead Lines

    Brian Wareing  2005

    This book concentrates on the mechanical aspects of distribution wood pole lines, including live line working, environmental influences, climate change and international standards.

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    Wireless Power Transfer

    Theory, technology, and applications  
    Naoki Shinohara  2018

    This book covers the very latest in theory and technology for Wireless Power Transfer (WPT), for both coupling as well as radiative WPT. It describes the theory as well as the technology and applications.

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    Wind Energy Modeling and Simulation

    Volume 2: Turbine and system  
    Paul Veers  2019

    Wind Energy Modeling and Simulation: Turbine and system is the second book in a comprehensive two-volume set on wind farm power modelling; the key to efficient wind plant design and wind power growth.

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    Wind Energy Modeling and Simulation

    Volume 1: Atmosphere and plant  
    Paul Veers  2019

    Wind Energy Modeling and Simulation: Atmosphere and plant is the first book in a comprehensive two-volume set on wind farm power modelling; the key to efficient wind plant design and wind power growth.

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    Wind Power Integration, 2nd Edition

    Connection and system operational aspects  
    Brendan Fox, Leslie Bryans, Damian Flynn, Nick Jenkins, David Milborrow, Mark O'Malley, Richard Watson, Olimpo Anaya-Lara  2014

    Wind Power Integration provides a wide-ranging discussion on all major aspects of wind power integration into electricity supply systems. This second edition has been fully revised and updated to take account of the significant growth in wind power deployment in the past few years.

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    Wave and Tidal Generation Devices

    Reliability and availability  
    Peter Tavner  2017

    To some extent the wave and tidal generation industry is following in the wake of the wind industry, learning from the growing experience of offshore wind farm deployment. This book combines wind industry lessons with wave and tidal field knowledge to explore the main reliability and availability issues facing this growing industry.

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    Vehicle-to-Grid

    Linking electric vehicles to the smart grid  
    Junwei Lu, Jahangir Hossain  2015

    Vehicle-to-Grid: Linking Electric Vehicles to the Smart Grid provides an overview and considers the salient topics of the connection between the stationary grid and electric vehicle (EV) storage.

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    Variable Frequency AC Motor Drive System

    David Finney  1988

    This book is intended to explain the technical principles involved in the many AC variable speed drive systems available today. It deals with all the DC link inverter and direct AC to AC converter systems that are in commercial use.

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    Vacuum Switchgear

    Allan Greenwood  1994

    This book shows how vacuum arcs and current interruption in vacuum are different from gaseous arcs and interruption in gas circuit breakers, and leads the reader to understand these differences.

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    Uninterruptible Power Supplies

    John Platts, John St Aubyn  1992

    An uninterrutible power supply (UPS) can avoid potentially catastrophic havoc caused by electricity supply line disturbances. This book is a comprehensive guide to the various types of UPS systems available, showing how they may be specified and applied effectively.

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    Thermal Power Plant Simulation and Control

    Damian Flynn  2003

    Contributors of world-class excellence are brought together in Thermal Power Plant Simulation and Control to illustrate how current areas of research can be applied to power plant operation, leading to enhanced unit performance, asset management andplant competitiveness through intelligent monitoring and control strategies.

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    Short-circuit Currents

    J. Schlabbach  2005

    Short-circuit Currents gives an overview of the components within power systems with respect to the parameters needed for short-circuit current calculation.

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    SF6 Switchgear

    H.M. Ryan, G.R. Jones  1989

    An extensive review of developments in SF6 switchgear covering fundamental properties of SF6, interrupter types, characteristics and associated operating mechanisms, arc modelling and computer aided methods for interrupter design and evaluation.

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    Scenarios for a Future Electricity Supply

    Cost-optimised variations on supplying Europe and its neighbours with electricity from renewable energies  
    Gregor Czisch  2011

    In this groundbreaking book, energy systems modelling expert Dr Gregor Czisch analyses electricity supply options for Europe and its neighbouring regions.

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    Power System Protection

    Volume 4: Digital protection and signalling  

    This book gives a comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of power system protection, covering theory, analytical and design principles, equipment design and application and protection management.

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    Power System Protection

    Volume 3: Application  

    This book gives a comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of power system protection, covering theory, analytical and design principles, equipment design and application and protection management.

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    Power System Protection

    Volume 2: Systems and methods  

    This book gives a comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of power system protection, covering theory, analytical and design principles, equipment design and application and protection management.

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    Power System Protection

    Volume 1: Principles and components  

    This book gives a comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of power system protection, covering theory, analytical and design principles, equipment design and application and protection management.

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    Power System Commissioning and Maintenance Practice

    Keith Harker  1997

    This unique book covers the practical issues associated with commissioning and supporting plant which commonly face engineers, enabling readers to rapidly become familiar with basic theory and design of equipment prior to considering commissioning or related work.

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    Power Transformer Condition Monitoring and Diagnosis

    Ahmed Abu-Siada  2018

    Power transformers are a key asset for electricity utilities. However, aging populations of power transformers require monitoring and diagnostics techniques to extend their lifetime and minimise the possibility of failure. This book describes the most popular power transformer condition monitoring techniques from principles to practice.

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    Power System Stability

    Modelling, analysis and control  
    Abdelhay A. Sallam, Om P. Malik  2015

    This book provides a comprehensive treatment of the subject from both a physical and mathematical perspective and covers a range of topics including modelling, computation of load flow in the transmission grid, stability analysis under both steady-state and disturbed conditions, and appropriate controls to enhance stability.

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    Power Market Transformation

    Reducing emissions and empowering consumers  
    Barrie Murray  2018

    Power Market Transformation is based on the most recent developments in the energy sector and brings together all the initiatives that interact physically through the common network and financially through the energy market.

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    Power Electronic Converters and Systems

    Frontiers and applications  
    Andrzej M. Trzynadlowski  2015

    Power electronics is a branch of electrical engineering dealing with conversion and control of electric power using semiconductor power switches. This book provides an overview of modern power electronic converters and systems, and their applications.

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    Power Electronics Packaging Reliability

    Mark Johnson  2020

    This book describes the technologies involved in power electronic device manufacturing with an emphasis on characterising the key wear-out mechanisms and technologies to increase reliability.

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    Power Distribution Automation

    Biswarup Das  2016

    This comprehensive book provides a detailed description of all the major components of a DA system, including communication infrastructure and analysis tools, and includes extensive international case studies showing how the technology has been implemented in real-world situations.

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    Offshore Wind Turbines

    Reliability, availability and maintenance  
    Peter Tavner  2012

    Offshore Wind Turbines clearly presents the facts and figures of wind turbine operation and maintenance in the inclement offshore environment.

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    Modelling Distributed Energy Resources in Energy Service Networks

    Salvador Acha  2013

    Modelling Distributed Energy Resources in Energy Service Networks focuses on modelling two key infrastructures in urban energy systems with embedded technologies. These infrastructures are natural gas and electricity networks and the embedded technologies include cogeneration and electric vehicle devices.

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    Modeling and Dynamic Behaviour of Hydropower Plants

    Nand Kishor, Jesus Fraile-Ardunuy  2017

    This book presents a systematic approach to mathematical modeling of different configurations of hydropower plants over four sections - modeling and simulation approaches; control of hydropower plants; operation and scheduling of hydropower plants, including pumped storage; and special features of small hydropower plants.

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    Modelling and Simulation of HVDC Transmission

    Minxiao Han, Aniruddha Gole  2020

    This book covers the development, modelling and simulation for high-voltage DC (HVDC) transmission systems. The title also covers the electromagnetic transient model, electromechanical transient model and the dynamic average model, with the electromagnetic transient model being emphasised.

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    The Lightning Flash, 2nd Edition

    Vernon Cooray  2014

    This updated and expanded new edition of Cooray's classic text provides the reader with a thorough background in almost every aspect of lightning and its impact on electrical and electronic equipment.

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    Lightning Electromagnetics

    Vernon Cooray  2012

    Lightning research is an interdisciplinary subject where several branches of engineering and physics converge. Lightning Electromagnetics is a book that caters for the needs of both physicists and engineers.

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    Large Scale Grid Integration of Renewable Energy Sources

    Antonio Moreno-Munoz  2017

    This book presents comprehensive coverage of the means to integrate renewable power, namely wind and solar power. It looks at new approaches to meet the challenges, such as increasing interconnection capacity among geographical areas, hybridisation of different distributed energy resources and building up demand response capabilities.

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    Introduction to the Smart Grid

    Concepts, technologies and evolution  
    Salman K. Salman  2017

    This book identifies and discusses the tools required to ensure the interoperability among the various digitally-based components of the Smart Grid.

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    Insulators for High Voltages

    J.S.T. Looms  1988

    This book is a guide to the whole field of high voltage insulators as used in electrical power networks, traction and production.

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    High Voltage Power Network Construction

    Keith Harker  2018

    This book examines the key requirements, considerations, complexities and constraints relevant to the task of high voltage power network construction, from design, finance, contracts and project management to installation and commissioning, with the aim of providing an overview of the holistic end to end construction task in a single volume.

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    High-Voltage Engineering and Testing, 3rd Edition

    Hugh M. Ryan  2013

    This 3rd edition of High Voltage Engineering Testing describes strategic developments in the field and reflects on how they can best be managed. All the key components of high voltage and distribution systems are covered including electric power networks, UHV and HV.

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    Fuzzy Logic Control in Energy Systems with design applications in MATLAB®/Simulink®

    With design applications in Matlab/Simulink®  
    Ismail H. Altaş  2017

    This book is about fuzzy logic control and its applications in managing, controlling and operating electrical energy systems. It provides a comprehensive overview of fuzzy logic concepts and techniques required for designing fuzzy logic controllers, and then discusses several applications to control and management in energy systems.

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    Energy Storage for Power Systems

    Andrei G. Ter-Gazarian  1994

    Based on the study of energy storage this book comprehensively covers the various types of secondary storage systems (storing energy until it is needed), and discusses the multidisciplinary problem of choice of their types and parameters.

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    Energy Storage at Different Voltage Levels

    Technology, integration, and market aspects  
    Ahmed F. Zobaa, Paulo F. Ribeiro, Shady H.E. Abdel Aleem, Sara N. Afifi  2018

    In an era of increasing contributions from intermittent renewable resources, energy storage is becoming more important to ensure a resilient/reliable electricity supply. This book presents the technology, integration and market aspects of energy storage in the various generation, transmission, distribution, and customer levels of the grid.

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    The Electric Car

    Development and future of battery, hybrid and fuel-cell cars  
    Mike H. Westbrook  2001

    This book covers the development of electric cars, from their early days, to new hybrid models in production. Most of the coverage is focused on the very latest technological issues faced by automotive engineers working on electric cars, and the key business factors vital for the successful transfer of electric cars into the mass market.

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    Electrical Safety

    A guide to the causes and prevention of electrical hazards  
    J. Maxwell Adams  1994

    This book explains the various environmental and health hazards due to electricity in its many forms, and sets out methods and practices to reduce risks.

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    Electrical Operation of Electrostatic Precipitators

    Ken Parker  2003

    This book identifies the physical and engineering basis for the development of electrical equipment for electrostatic precipitators and thoroughly explores the technological factors which optimise the efficiency of the precipitator and hence minimise emissions, as well as future developments in the electrical field.

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    Electricity Economics and Planning

    T.W. Berrie  1992

    An update of the well-received Power System Economics (IEE, 1983) this title offers additional consideration of issues such as short-term programmes, the effect of the markets, the use of spot or real-time pricing, consumer and demand response, privatisation, and conservation and environmental maintenance.

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    Distribution Switchgear

    Stan Stewart  2004

    This book is an invaluable reference source dealing with the general principles of the switchgear function and discussing topics such as interuption techniques, fault level calculationsm switching transients and electrical insulation.

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    DC Distribution Systems and Microgrids

    Tomislav Dragičević, Pat Wheeler, Frede Blaabjerg  2018

    This book provides an overview of recent research activities in the control, protection and architectural design of a number of different types of DC distribution systems and microgrids. Practical requirements and implementation details of several types of DC distribution systems used in real world industrial applications are also given.

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    Control Circuits in Power Electronics

    Practical issues in design and implementation  
    Miguel Castilla  2016

    Control circuits are a key element in the operation and performance of power electronics converters. This book describes practical issues related to the design and implementation of these control circuits, and is divided into three parts - analogue control circuits, digital control circuits, and new trends in control circuits.

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    Conduction and Induction Heating

    E.J. Davies  1990

    This book offers a theoretical and practical treatment of both conduction and induction heating, comprising four parts: conduction theory, induction theory, heat flow, and practice.

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    Cogeneration

    Technologies, optimization and implementation  
    Christos A. Frangopoulos  2017

    Cogeneration refers to the use of a power station to deliver two or more useful forms of energy, for example, to generate electricity and heat at the same time. This book provides an integrated treatment of cogeneration, including a tour of the available technologies and their features, and how these systems can be analysed and optimised.

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    Bifacial Photovoltaics

    Technology, applications and economics  
    Joris Libal, Radovan Kopecek  2018

    Bifacial Photovoltaics: Technology, applications and economics provides an overview of the history, status and future of bifacial PV technology with a focus on crystalline silicon technology, covering the areas of cells, modules, and systems. In addition, topics like energy yield simulations and bankability are addressed.

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    Weibull Radar Clutter

    Matsuo Sekine, Yuhai Mao  1990

    The material presented in this book is intended to provide the reader with a pratical treatment of Weibull distribution as applied to radar systems. This book is primarily written for radar engineeres.

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    Waveguide Handbook

    N. Marcuvitz  1986

    This book presents the equivalent-circuit parameters for a large number of microwave structures.

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    VHF and UHF Antennas

    R.A. Burberry  1992

    This book describes a wide range of antenna designs and the fundamentals of their operation. Particular attention is paid to the effects of an antenna's ambient environment and the structure upon which it is mounted (permanent or mobile), and methods of predicting and measuring its performance.

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    Understanding Radar Systems

    Simon Kingsley, Shaun Quegan  1999

    What is radar? What systems are currently in use? How do they work? Understanding Radar Systems provides engineers and scientists with answers to these critical questions, focusing on actual radar systems in use today.

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    Ultrawideband Radar Measurements

    Analysis and processing  
    L.Y. Astanin, A.A. Kostylev  1997

    This book concentrates on principal issues of theory, computer processing, modelling and measuring UWB signals and presents detailed discussion of mathematical models for radar target detection and recognition.

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    Sevick's Transmission Line Transformers, 5th Edition

    Theory and practice  
    Raymond A. Mack, Jerry Sevick  2014

    The long awaited revision of the classic book Transmission Line Transformers, by Jerry Sevick, is now in its 5th edition and has been updated and reorganised by Raymond Mack to provide communication engineers with a clear technical presentation of both the theory and practical applications of the transmission of radio communication.

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    Tracking Filter Engineering

    The Gauss-Newton and polynomial filters  
    Norman Morrison  2012

    This book provides a complete discussion of the Gauss-Newton filters, including all necessary theoretical background. This book also covers the expanding and fading memory polynomial filters based on the Legendre and Laguerre orthogonal polynomials, and how these can serve as pre-filters for Gauss-Newton.

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    Thermal Microwave Radiation

    Applications for remote sensing  
    C. Mätzler  2006

    This book combines theoretical concepts with experimental results on thermal microwave radiation to increase the understanding of the complex nature of terrestrial media. Emphasising radiative transfer models, this book covers the needs for the transition from the experimental phase of microwave remote sensing to operational applications.

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    Theory of Edge Diffraction in Electromagnetics

    Origination and validation of the physical theory of diffraction  
    P.Ya. Ufimtsev  2009
    Andrew J. Terzuoli  2009

    This book is an essential resource for researchers involved in designing antennas and RCS calculations and students studying high frequency diffraction techniques. It contains basic original ideas of the Physical Theory of Diffraction (PTD), examples of its practical application, and its validation by the mathematical theory of diffraction.

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    Theory and Design of Microwave Filters

    Ian Hunter  2001

    This book provides a single source for filter design including basic circuit theory, network synthesis and the design of a variety of microwave filter structures. The aim is to present design theories followed by specific examples with numerical simulations of the designs, with pictures of real devices wherever possible.

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    Target Detection by Marine Radar

    John N. Briggs  2004

    This book covers the various international regulations governing marine radar, a brief historical background is given to modern day practice and the book closes with a discussion of ways in which marine radar may develop to meet future challenges.

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    Spectrum and Network Measurements, 2nd Edition

    Robert A. Witte  2014

    This updated edition of the industry's classic text combines the theory, practice, and latest technology of spectrum and network measurements in electronic systems to offer a comprehensive and easy way to understand frequency domain measurements.

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    Small Signal Microwave Amplifier Design

    Theodore Grosch  2000

    This book explains techniques and examples for designing stable amplifiers for high-frequency applications, in which the signal is small and the amplifier circuit is linear.

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    Slotted Waveguide Array Antennas

    Theory, analysis and design  
    Lars Josefsson, Sembiam R. Rengarajan  2018

    Slotted Waveguide Array Antennas is the first comprehensive treatment of these antennas from an engineering perspective. It provides readers with a thorough foundation in applicable theories as well as hands-on instruction for practical analysis, design, manufacture and use of important types of waveguide slot arrays.

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    Sea Clutter

    Scattering, the K distribution and radar performance  
    Keith D. Ward, Robert J.A. Tough, Simon Watts  2006

    This book provides an authoritative account of the current understanding of radar sea clutter, describing its phenomenology, EM scattering and statistical modelling and simulation, and their use in the design of detection systems and the calculation and practical evaluation of radar performance.

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    Satellite-to-Ground Radiowave Propagation, 2nd Edition

    J.E. Allnutt  2011

    This book is a follow up to the award winning first edition and is written as a comprehensive guide for those who need to obtain a working knowledge of radiowave propagation on satellite-to-ground links at frequencies above 1 GHz, and as a reference book for experts in the field.

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    RF Power Amplifiers

    Mihai Albulet  2001

    In this thorough overview, Mihai Albulet presents a full account of RF amplifiers and shows that understanding large-signal RF signals is simply a matter of understanding basic principles and their applications.

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    Ridge Waveguides and Passive Microwave Components

    J. Helszajn  2000

    The ridge waveguide, which is a rectangular waveguide with one or more metal inserts (ridges), is an important transmission line in microwave engineering, now widely used in commercial electronics and communications devices. This book gives the reader direct access to this subject without need for exhaustive search of research papers.

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    Radio Direction Finding and Superresolution, 2nd Edition

    P.J.D. Gething  1991

    This is an enlarged and revised second edition of a book first published in 1978 and reprinted twice since then. The new edition includes updates to all the original chapters, plus two new chapters on developments in superresolution techniques and their application to direction-finding arrays.

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    Radar Micro-Doppler Signatures

    Processing and applications  
    Victor C. Chen, David Tahmoush, William J. Miceli  2014

    Radar Micro-Doppler Signatures: Processing and applications concentrates on the processing and application of radar micro-Doppler signatures in real world situations, providing readers with a good working knowledge on a variety of applications of radar micro-Doppler signatures.

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    Radar Imaging and Holography

    A. Pasmurov, J. Zinoviev  2005

    The book focuses on holography and tomography for quasimonochromatic and broadband signals, and gives detailed coverage of the basic physical methods, inverse problems and mathematical principles.

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    Radar and Communication Spectrum Sharing

    Shannon D. Blunt, Erik S. Perrins  2018

    This book addresses the growing conflict over use of the radio-frequency spectrum by different systems, such as civil and security applications of radar and consumer use for wireless communications. The increasing demand for this finite resource is driving innovation into new ways in which these diverse systems can cohabit the spectrum.

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    Pulse Doppler Radar

    Principles, technology, applications  
    Clive Alabaster  2012

    This book is a practitioner's guide to all aspects of pulse Doppler radar. It concentrates on airborne military radar systems since they are the most used, most complex, and most interesting of the pulse Doppler radars; however, ground-based and non-military systems are also included.

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    Propagation of Radiowaves, 2nd Edition

    Les Barclay  2003

    This book has been fully updated to reflect the latest developments in the field of radio communications. This book introduces the basic concepts and mechanisms of radiowave propagation engineering in both the troposphere and ionosphere, and includes greater emphasis on the needs of digital technologies and new kinds of radio systems.

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    Propagation of Radiowaves, 3rd Edition

    Les Barclay  2012

    Fully updated new edition of this successful book, providing a firm background to the theory and practice of radiowave propagation engineering in both the troposphere and ionosphere.

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    Principles of Modern Radar

    Volume 1: Basic principles  
    Mark A. Richards, James A. Scheer, William A. Holm  2010

    This book is a comprehensive and modern textbook for courses in radar systems and technology at the college senior and graduate student level; a professional training textbook for formal in-house courses for new hires; a reference for ongoing study following a radar short course; and a self-study and professional reference book.

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    Principles of Modern Radar

    Volume 2: Advanced techniques  
    William L. Melvin, James A. Scheer  2012

    This book offers a much-needed professional reference for practicing radar engineers. It provides the stepping stones under one cover to advanced practice with overview discussions of the most commonly used techniques for radar design, thereby bridging readers to single-topic advanced books, papers, and presentations.

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    Principles of Modern Radar

    Volume 3: Radar Applications  
    William L. Melvin, James A. Scheer  2013

    This third and final volume in the Principles of Modern Radar series brings all the fundamentals and advanced techniques of the prior volumes to their logical conclusion by presenting the applications of radar.

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    Principles of Space-Time Adaptive Processing, 3rd Edition

    Richard Klemm  2006

    This book presents a systematic introduction to airborne MTI (moving target indication) system design for use in the fields of earth observation, surveillance and reconnaissance, with particular regard to the suppression of clutter returns. New developments in the field and special aspects of airborne MTI radar are also covered.

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    Practical Communication Theory, 2nd Edition

    Dave Adamy  2014

    This book enables the reader to quickly and easily generate the answers to real-world problems encountered in specifying, testing, and fielding any type of systems that involve radio propagation. It deals with free space radio propagation and propagation near the ground and over the ridge lines.

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    Phased-Array Radar Design

    Application of radar fundamentals  
    Thomas W. Jeffrey  2009

    This book is a concise yet complete treatment of the relationship between mission-level requirements and specific hardware and software requirements and capabilities. Although focusing on surface-based radars, the material is general enough to serve as a useful addition to books currently available for this purpose.

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    Parabolic Equation Methods for Electromagnetic Wave Propagation

    Mireille Levy  2000

    This book is the first to present the application of parabolic equation methods in electromagnetic wave propagation. These powerful numerical techniques have become the dominant tool for assessing clear-air and terrain effects on radiowave propagation and are growing increasingly popular for solving scattering problems.

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    Oscillator Design and Computer Simulation, 2nd Edition

    Randall W. Rhea  1995

    This second edition of the number one guide to oscillator design presents a comprehensive, unified approach to oscillator design that can be used with a wide range of active devices and resonator types. Resonator types covered include: L-C, crystal, SAW, dielectric resonator, coaxial line, stripline and microstrip.

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    Optical Fibers and RF

    A natural combination  
    Malcolm Romeiser  2004

    Taking the approach that optical fibers are an extension of RF-based communications, the author explains basic optical concepts, applications, and systems; the nature and performance characteristics of optical fibers; and optical sources, connectors and splices.

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    Open Electromagnetic Waveguides

    T. Rozzi, M. Mongiardo  1997

    This book provides an extensive introduction to the practical use of spectral methods in solving real engineering problems in an open electromagnetic waveguide environment.

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    Novel Radar Techniques and Applications

    Volume 2: Waveform diversity and cognitive radar and Target tracking and data fusion  
    Richard Klemm, Hugh Griffiths, Wolfgang Koch  2017

    Novel Radar Techniques and Applications presents the state-of-the-art in advanced radar, with emphasis on ongoing novel research and development and contributions from an international team of leading radar experts. This volume covers: Waveform diversity and cognitive radar and Target tracking and data fusion.

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    Novel Radar Techniques and Applications

    Volume 1: Real aperture array radar, Imaging radar, and Passive and multistatic radar  
    Richard Klemm, Ulrich Nickel, Christoph H. Gierull, Pierfrancesco Lombardo  2017

    Novel Radar Techniques and Applications presents the state-of-the-art in advanced radar, with emphasis on ongoing novel research and development and contributions from an international team of leading radar experts. This volume covers: Real aperture array radar; Imaging radar and Passive and multistatic radar.

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    Modern Radar Detection Theory

    Antonio De Maio, Maria Sabrina Greco  2015

    Modern Radar Detection Theory is a comprehensive reference on the latest developments in adaptive radar detection. It explores the key algorithms used with advanced radar systems, such as airborne early warning, capable of operating in challenging scenarios with a plurality of man-made and natural interference sources.

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    Microwave Field-Effect Transistors, 3rd Edition

    Theory, design and applications  
    Raymond S. Pengelly  1994

    This book covers the use of devices in microwave circuits and includes such topics as semiconductor theory and transistor performance, CAD considerations, intermodulation, noise figure, signal handling, S-parameter mapping, narrow- and broadband techniques, packaging and thermal considerations.

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    Microstrip and Printed Antenna Design, 2nd Edition

    Randy Bancroft  2009

    This book covers 'basic designs' in more detail than books that skip important electrical properties and implementation aspects. Numerous additions make the concepts even clearer. New cavity model analysis equations of circular polarization bandwidth, axial ratio bandwidth and power fraction bandwidth have been included.

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    Light Filaments

    Structures, challenges and applications  
    Jean-Claude Diels, Martin Richardson, Ladan Arissian  2020

    This book starts with tutorials about the science of filamentation before presenting chapters on the latest research, technologies and applications. It cover wide aspects of light filaments considering various mediums of propagation, with structured or single filaments, and filaments of different colours, as well as combined filaments.

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    Leaky Waves in Electromagnetics

    Paolo Burghignoli, Alessandro Galli, Paolo Baccarelli, Giampiero Lovat, David Jackson  2020

    This is the first book of its kind to provide a unified treatment of the theory and the variety of applications of leaky waves. Topics include; the theoretical basis of leaky waves in uniform and periodic structures; and applications in radiation and antennas, scattering, metal and dielectric waveguides, planar structures and complex media.

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    Ionospheric Radio

    Kenneth Davies  1990

    This book introduces the reader to basic wave theory in absorbing, anisotropic and dispersive media and to the physics of production, loss, and movement of plasma in the ionosphere presence of the geomagnetic field.

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    Inverse Synthetic Aperture Radar Imaging

    Principles, algorithms and applications  
    Victor C. Chen, Marco Martorella  2014

    This book is based on the latest research on ISAR imaging of moving targets and non-cooperative target recognition (NCTR). With a focus on the advances and applications, it provides readers with a working knowledge of various algorithms of ISAR imaging of targets and implementation with MATLAB.

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    Introduction to Sensors for Ranging and Imaging

    Graham Brooker  2009

    This is a comprehensive textbook and reference that provides a solid background in active sensing technology. Beginning with a historical overview and an introductory section on signal generation, filtering and modulation, it follows with a section on radiometry (infrared and microwave) as a background to the active sensing process.

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    Introduction to Airborne Radar, 2nd Edition

    Geroge W. Stimson  2013

    This book is the revision of the classic book privately published by Hughes Aircraft Company in 1983. The combination of clear, understandable writing and the unparalleled illustrations established this text as a 'must-have' for engineers, technicians, pilots, and even sales and marketing people within the radar and aerospace industry.

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    HF Filter Design and Computer Simulation

    Randall W. Rhea  1994

    This book is a complete design guide for printed and L-C filters for RF and microwave applications. It includes easy to understand theory, accurate element models, computer-aided design, many filter types and practical application issues.

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    Fundamentals of Wave Phenomena, 2nd Edition

    Akira Hirose, Karl E. Lonngren  2010

    This textbook provides a unified treatment of waves that either occur naturally or can be excited and propagated in various media. This includes both longitudinal and transverse waves. The book covers both mechanical and electrical waves, which are normally covered separately due to their differences in physical phenomena.

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    Electromagnetic Waveguides

    Theory and applications  
    S.F. Mahmoud  1991

    This book addresses the basic problems associated with a waveguide as a communication medium. It includes studies of metallic cylindrical waveguides, surface impedance waveguides, dielectrical and open waveguides and natural waveguides. Special attention is paid to millimetric and optical waveguides.

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    Electromagnetic Mixing Formulas and Applications

    Ari Sihvola  1999

    The book discusses homogenisation principles and mixing rules for the determination of the macroscopic dielectric and magnetic properties of different types of media. The effects of structure and anisotropy are discussed in detail, as well as mixtures involving chiral and nonlinear materials.

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    Electrodynamic Theory of Superconductors

    Shu-Ang Zhou  1991

    This book presents a unified and comprehensive theoretical treatment of electromagnetic, thermal and mechanical phenomena in superconductors. Introduces basic concepts and principles with particular emphasis on general methodology.

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    Digital Techniques for Wideband Receivers, 2nd Edition

    James B. Tsui  2004

    This book is a current, comprehensive design guide for your digital processing work with today's complex receiver systems. This book brings you up-to-date with the latest information on wideband electronic warfare receivers, the ADC testing procedure, frequency channelization and decoding schemes, and the operation of monobit receivers.

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    Design of Multi-Frequency CW Radars

    M. Jankiraman  2007

    This book deals with the basic theory for design and analysis of Low Probability of Intercept (LPI) radar systems. The design of one such multi-frequency high resolution LPI radar, PANDORA, is covered.

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    Corrugated Horns for Microwave Antennas

    P.J.B. Clarricoats, A.D. Olver  1984

    Corrugated horns are widely used and highly efficient, especially in their use as feeds for microwave reflector antennas. This book is devoted to the theory and design of corrugated horns and scalar feeds and explains why hybrid mode feeds are ideal feeds for reflectors.

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    Applications of Space-Time Adaptive Processing

    Richard Klemm  2004

    This book provides a unique overview of the broad field of space-time processing and is divided into two parts: the first dealing with the classical adaptive suppression of airbourne and spacebased radar clutter, and the second comprimising miscellanous applications in other fields such as communications, underwater sounds and seismics.

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    Advances in Bistatic Radar

    Nicholas J. Willis, Hugh D. Griffiths  2007

    This book updates and extends bistatic and multistatic radar developments since the publication of Willis' Bistatic Radar in 1991. New and recently declassified military applications are documented, civil applications are detailed including commercial and scientific systems.

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    Temporary Power Systems

    A guide to the application of BS 7671 and BS 7909 for temporary events  
    James Eade  2013

    This is an indispensable guide for all those working with any temporary power system, including: Agricultural shows and outdoor fairs; Concerts; Theatrical events; Film and TV broadcasting; Exhibitions; Festivals; Temporary buildings and structures.

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    Wearable Exoskeleton Systems

    Design, control and applications  
    Shaoping Bai, Gurvinder Singh Virk, Thomas Sugar  2018

    In this book, the editors and authors report recent advances and technology breakthroughs in exoskeleton developments. It will be of interest to engineers and researchers in academia and industry as well as manufacturing companies interested in developing new markets in wearable exoskeleton robotics.

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    Variable Structure Systems

    From principles to implementation  
    Asif Sabanovic, Leonid M. Fridman, Sarah Spurgeon  2004

    This book aims to fulfil the definite need for an accessible book on variable structure systems and also provdies the very latest results in research on this topic. The book contains many numerical design examples, so that readers can quickly understand the design methodologies and their applications to practical problems.

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    Symbolic Methods in Control System Analysis and Design

    Neil Munro  1999

    Symbolic computing has made a significant impact in the field of control engineering. This book, which brings together contributions from leading international experts in the field, provides an up-to-date treatment of various issues in system modelling, analysis, design and synthesis methods.

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    Swarm Intelligence

    Volume 1: Principles, current algorithms and methods  
    Ying Tan  2018

    This book presents the basic principles and current algorithms and methods of well-known swarm intelligence algorithms and efficient improvements from typical particle swarm optimisation (PSO), ant colony optimisation (ACO) and fireworks algorithm (FWA) as well as other swarm intelligence algorithms for swarm robotics.

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    Swarm Intelligence

    Volume 2: Innovation, new algorithms and methods  
    Ying Tan  2018

    This book includes 17 chapters and covers front-edge research with novel and newly proposed algorithms and methods of swarm intelligence.

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    Swarm Intelligence

    Volume 3: Applications  
    Ying Tan  2018

    This book includes 27 chapters and presents a great number of real-world applications of swarm intelligence algorithms and related evolutionary algorithms.

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    Robots and Automated Manufacture

    J. Billingsley  1985

    To serve its purpose, an industrial robot must be harnessed to a manufacturing task, be it welding, assembly, adjustment or the inspection of food products. This book addresses these and many other subjects in a volume which will be of value to industry and to robotic researchers alike.

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    Power Plant Control and Instrumentation

    The control of boilers and HRSG systems  
    David Lindsley  2000

    This book provides a practical and comprehensive analysis of control systems for boilers and HRSGs (heat-recovery steam generators) in a variety of applications from waste-to-energy plants through to combined-cycle gas-turbine power stations (CCGTs).

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    Practical Robotics and Mechatronics

    Marine, space and medical applications  
    Ikuo Yamamoto  2016

    This book provides an introduction on how to successfully create practical robotics and mechatronics. Based on the author's 30 years of experience of robotics development, it contains examples of real-world robots from new underwater vehicles, ships, robotic fish and unmanned aviation robotics, to space robotics, and medical robotics.

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    People in Control

    Human factors in control room design  
    Jan Noyes, Matthew Bransby  2001

    The aim of this book is to provide state-of-the-art information on various aspects of human-machine intereraction and human-centred issues encountered in the control room setting. Illustrated with useful case studies.

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    Non-linear Predictive Control

    Theory and practice  
    Basil Kouvaritakis, Mark Cannon  2001

    This book collates the important results which have emerged in the field of non-linear model based predictive control. Feedback linearisation, differential flatness, control Lyapunov functions, output feedback and neural networks are all discussed.

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    Nonlinear and Adaptive Control Systems

    Zhengtao Ding  2013

    Nonlinear and Adaptive Control Systems treats nonlinear control and adaptive control in a unified framework, presenting the major results at a moderate mathematical level, suitable for MSc students and engineers with undergraduate degrees.

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    Motion Vision

    Design of compact motion sensing solutions for navigation of autonomous systems  
    J. Kolodko, L. Vlacic  2005

    This comprehensive book deals with motion estimation for autonomous systems from a biological, algorithmic and digital perspective. An algorithm, which is based on the optical flow constraint equation, is described in detail.

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    Motion-Induced Eddy Current Techniques for Non-Destructive Testing and Evaluation

    Hartmut Brauer, Marek Ziolkowski, Konstantin Weise, Matthias Carlstedt, Robert P. Uhlig, Mladen Zec  2018

    This book focuses on electromagnetic NDT methods and more specifically on the motion induced eddy current testing and evaluation (MIECTE) techniques used for conductive materials via electromagnetic methods, focusing on the Lorentz force eddy current testing (LET) method which was introduced recently.

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    Mechatronic Hands

    Prosthetic and robotic design  
    Paul H. Chappell  2016

    This book describes the technical design characteristics of the main components that go into forming an artificial hand whether it is a simple design that does not have a natural appearance or a more complicated design where there are multiple movements of the fingers and thumb.

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    Intelligent Control Systems using Computational Intelligence Techniques

    A.E. Ruano  2005

    Intelligent Control techniques are becoming important tools in both academia and industry. Methodologies developed in the field of soft-computing, such as neural networks, fuzzy systems and evolutionary computation, can lead to accommodation of more complex processes, improved performance and considerable time savings and cost reductions.

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    Industrial Digital Control Systems, 2nd Edition

    K. Warwick, D. Rees  1988

    This book provides an introduction to the techniques employed in the design and implementation of digital control systems. Most chapters include numerous worked examples and details of particular applications in order to enhance the theory introduced.

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    Implementation of Self-tuning Controllers

    K. Warwick  1988

    This book is suitable for those wishing to gain the flavour of adaptive control, although those already familiar with selftuning techniques will find the problem solutions discussed to be most attractive.

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    Genetic Algorithms in Engineering Systems

    A. Chipperfield, J.J. Grefenstette, C.M. Fonseca, R. Pearce, S. Lucas, R. Caponetto, M. Lavorgna, L. Fortuna, G. Manganaro, T. Yamada, R. Nakano, M.C. Ang, M. Chen, A.S. Rana, G. Wang, S. Obayashi, V. Schnecke  1997
    A.M.S. Zalzala, Peter Fleming  1997

    This book comprises ten invited expert contributions on the theory and applications of genetic algorithms in a variety of engineering systems. In addition to addressing the simple formulation of GAs, the chapters include original material on the design of evolutionary algorithms for particular engineering applications.

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    Flight Control Systems

    Practical issues in design and implementation  
    Roger W. Pratt  2000

    A complete reference on modern flight control methods for fixed-wing aircraft, this authoritative book includes contributions from an international group of experts in their respective specialised fields, largely from industry.

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    Flexible Robot Manipulators

    Modelling, simulation and control  
    M. Osman Tokhi, Abul K.M. Azad  2008

    This book discusses the latest developmens in modelling, simulation and control of flexible robot manipulators. Coverage includes an overall review of previously developed methodologies, a range of modelling approaches including classical techniques, parametric and neuromodelling approaches and numerical modelling/simulation techniques.

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    Digital Signal Processing

    Principles, devices and applications  
    N.B. Jones, J.D.McK. Watson  1990

    This book is different from others in the field in that it not only presents the fundamentals of DSP ranging from data conversion to z-transforms and spectral analysis, extending this into the areas of digital filtering and control, but also gives significant detail of the new devices themselves and how to use them.

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    Deterministic Control of Uncertain Systems

    A.S.I. Zinober  1990

    Includes sections on: Sliding mode control with switching command devices. Hyperplane design and CAD of variable structure control systems. Variable structure controllers for robots. The hyperstability approach to VSCS design. Nonlinear continuous feedback for robust tracking. Control of infinite dimensional plants.

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    Continuous Time Controller Design

    R. Balasubramanian  1989

    Continuous Time Controller Design covers theoretical methods for the design of continuous time controllers for linear multivariate systems. This book brings together state space and frequency domain design methods for linear multivariable systems.

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    Control Theory, 3rd Edition

    A guided tour  
    James Ron Leigh  2012

    This fully updated new edition of Control Theory concentrates on explaining and illustrating the concepts that are at the heart of control theory.

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    Computer Control of Real-Time Processes

    S. Bennett, G.S. Virk  1990

    This book provides an introduction to many aspects of computer control. It covers techniques or control algorithm design and tuning of controllers; computer communications; parallel processing; and software design and implementation.

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    Advances in Unmanned Marine Vehicles

    G.N. Roberts, R. Sutton  2006

    Unmanned marine vehicles (UMVs) include autonomous underwater vehicles, remotely operated vehicles, semi-submersibles and unmanned surface craft. This book highlights the advanced technology that is evolving to meet the challenges being posed in this exciting and growing area of research.

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    Advances in Cognitive Systems

    Samia Nefti, John Gray  2010

    Advances in Cognitive Systems brings together a wide range of material from leading workers in the field as well as the outputs from research groups around the world, covering the two principal cognition paradigms of cognitivism and emergence.

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    Adaptive Prediction and Predictive Control

    Partha Pratim Kanjilal  1995

    This book is about prediction and control of processes which can be expressed by discrete-time models (i.e. the characteristics vary in some way with time). The aim of the book is to provide a unified and comprehensive coverage of the principles, perspectives and methods of adaptive prediction.

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