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    Bistatic Radar, 2nd Edition

    Nicholas J. Willis  2004

    This is the only English language book on bistatic radar and provides a history of bistatic systems that points out to potential designers, the applications that have worked and the dead-ends not worth pursuing.

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    Guide to Electrical Maintenance, 2nd Edition

    Guide to Electrical Maintenance, 2nd Edition will seek to update the Guidance document to incorporate changes and updates in UK standards since first publication as well as engage with a more developed marketplace including newer technologies and the economics of maintenance within a more sustainable agenda.

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    Guide to Earthing and Bonding for AC Electrified Railways

    This new Guide describes the underlying principles and typical configurations for the earthing and bonding of electrical traction system assets and other lineside assets and structures to reduce hazards to people and failures to equipment and systems.

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    Electrical Installation Design Guide, 5th Edition

    Calculations for Electricians and Designers  

    Electrical Installation Design Guide: Calculations for Electricians and Designers provides step-by-step guidance on the design of electrical installations. The guide will be useful for apprentices and trainees carrying out the calculations necessary for a basic installation and has been fully updated to BS 7671:2018+A2:2022.

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    Guidance Note 8: Earthing & Bonding, 5th Edition

    Guidance Note 8: Earthing & Bonding includes information from BS 7430 Code of Practice for Earthing. It covers key guidance for all involved with specifying, designing, installing or verifying electrical installations and has been fully updated to BS 7671:2018+A2:2022.

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    Guidance Note 7: Special Locations, 7th Edition

    Guidance Note 7: Special Locations provides a comprehensive guide to the various special locations and installations for which additional measures are required to comply with BS 7671 and has been fully updated to BS 7671:2018+A2:2022.

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    Guidance Note 6: Protection Against Overcurrent, 9th Edition

    Guidance Note 6: Protection Against Overcurrent is a key guide to this important area of BS 7671. It is intended for all involved with specifying, designing, installing or verifying electrical installations and has been fully updated to BS 7671:2018:2022.

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    Guidance Note 5: Protection Against Electric Shock, 9th Edition

    Guidance Note 5: Protection Against Electric Shock provides a core element of safety for specifiers, designers, contractors and inspectors. It includes clear guidance on how to apply the safety requirements of BS 7671 concerning electric shock and has been fully updated to BS 7671:2018+A2:2022.

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    Guidance Note 4: Protection Against Fire, 9th Edition

    Guidance Note 4: Protection Against Fire is a vital guide to an important safety aspect of working with electricity. It is aimed at everyone involved with fire safety in electrical installations, including consulting engineers, electrical installers, inspectors and technicians and has been fully updated to BS 7671:2018:2022.

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    Guidance Note 3: Inspection & Testing, 9th Edition

    Guidance Note 3: Inspection & Testing is a fundamental guidance book for all those involved with the testing and inspection of electrical installations. It also contains essential guidance for those studying for inspection and testing qualifications and has been fully updated to BS 7671:2018:2022.

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    Guidance Note 2: Isolation & Switching, 9th Edition

    Guidance Note 2: Isolation & Switching provides clear guidance on what can be a confusing aspect of BS 7671. It is ideal for those working in specification, testing and inspection and for consulting engineers, as well as electrical installers and has been fully updated to BS 7671:2018:2022.

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    Guidance Note 1: Selection & Erection, 9th Edition

    Guidance Note 1: Selection & Erection is a fundamental guide for specifiers, installers and those inspecting and testing installations. It contains clear guidance on how to apply the relevant sections of BS 7671 and has been fully updated to BS 7671:2018+A2:2022.

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    Guide to Implementing Electrified Heat in Domestic Properties

    Electrical, fabric, and plumbing considerations for low-carbon heating  

    This Guide has been prepared for all those involved in the design, selection, installation and operation of direct electric heating and heat pumps in new and existing domestic properties in the UK. It also provides an insight into market models of how heat may be provided in the future.

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    Code of Practice for the Application of LED Lighting Systems, 2nd Edition

    This 2nd edition has been updated to reflect new standards and guidance including: asset management, application and testing, performance, power management, dimming and flicker, communication protocols (DALI2) and wireless networking and controls, with additional considerations including health and biologically effective lighting.

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    Digital Protection for Power Systems

    A.T. Johns, S.K. Salman  1995

    Digital protection is based on the use of computers in power line relaying. This book gives a detailed understanding of the principles and techniques underlying the application of digital technology and algorithms to protection.

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    Radar Foundations for Imaging and Advanced Concepts

    Roger J. Sullivan  2004

    Through courses taught internally at the Institute for Defense Analysis, Dr. Roger Sullivan has devised a book that brings readers fully up to speed on the most essential quantitative aspects of general radar in order to introduce study of the most exciting and relevant applications to radar imaging and advanced concepts

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    Communications

    An international history of the formative years  
    Russell W. Burns  2004

    This book traces the evolution of communications from 500 BC, when fire beacons were used for signalling, to the 1940s, when high definition television systems were developed for the entertainment, education and enlightenment of society.

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    Guide to Smart Homes for Electrical Installers

    This guide clarifies the implementation of smart home solutions and provides good-practice guidance in line with current regulations. It focuses on progressive technology solutions, providing a practical basis for the high-level work taking place in this industry.

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    Electric Fuses, 3rd Edition

    A. Wright, P.G. Newbery  2004

    The book as a whole gives a comprehensive treatment of fuses, and is not intended solely for those engaged in fuse development, design and production, but also for those responsible for planning and protection of electrical circuits and networks.

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    Electricity Distribution Network Design, 2nd Edition

    E. Lakervi, E.J. Holmes  2003

    This second edition deals with the planning and design of modern distribution systems, as opposed to more general aspects of transmission and generation and updates its treatment of computer-based planning and reliability. It also covers the implications of international standards, network information systems and distribution automation.

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    History of International Broadcasting

    Volume 1  
    James Wood  1994

    This book outlines the origin and growth of information (propaganda) broadcasting by radio - which came to prominence in World War II and the Cold War - and chronicles the technological and engineering achievements that enable long-range broadcasting.

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    A Handbook for EMC Testing and Measurement

    David Morgan  1994

    This major reference book is aimed at engineers and technical managers concerned with EMC (electromagnetic compatibility). It explains why EMC testing is necessary, what standards must be met, how such testing is carried out (and therefore how to prepare for it), what accuracy and repeatability can be expected, and when to test.

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    Principles of Microwave Measurements

    G.H. Bryant  1993

    The book covers the fundamental theoretical bases of modern microwave measurements in the time and frequency domains, including reflectometry, spectrum analysers, vector and scalar analysers, multiports, power, noise, frequency stability and time domain reflectometry.

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    Analogue IC Design

    The current-mode approach  
    C. Toumazou, F.J. Lidgey, D.G. Haigh  1993

    This book has become the essential title covering the current-mode approach to integrated circuit design. The approach has sparked much interest in analogue electronics and is linked to important advances in integratedcircuit technology, such as CMOS VLSI which allows mixed analogue and digital circuits and high-speed GaAs processing.

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    Stepping Motors, 4th Edition

    A guide to theory and practice  
    Paul Acarnley  2002

    This book provides an introductory text which will enable the reader to both appreciate the essential characteristics of stepping motor systems and understand how these characteristics are being exploited in the continuing development of new motors, drives and controllers.

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    Code of Practice for Electrical Energy Storage Systems, 2nd Edition

    This Code of Practice is an excellent reference for practitioners on the safe, effective and competent application of electrical energy storage systems. It provides detailed information on the specification, design, installation, commissioning, operation and maintenance of an electrical energy storage system.

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    Radar Cross Section, 2nd Edition

    Eugene F. Knott, John F. Schaeffer, Michael T. Tulley  2004

    Radar cross section (RCS) is a comparison of two radar signal strengths. One is the strength of the radar beam sweeping over a target, the other is the strength of the reflected echo sensed by the receiver. This book shows how the RCS gauge can be predicted for theoretical objects and how it can be measured for real targets.

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    Electric Vehicle Charging Installations at Filling Stations

    A Supplement to the Code of Practice for Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation  

    This guide provides additional information specific to those involved with installing electric vehicle charging equipment in filling station locations.

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    Advances in High Voltage Engineering

    A. Haddad, D.F. Warne  2004

    This book addresses the very latest research and development issues in high voltage technology and is intended as a reference source for researchers and students in the field, specifically covering developments throughout the last decade.

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    Guide to Cables and Cable Management

    This Guide is an authoritative guide to all types of cables used in electrical work and good cable management practice. It provides clear information on the classes, sizes and types of cable, detailing appropriate and common applications and information on fire performance, accreditation and cable marking and IP ratings.

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    Continuing Professional Development

    A practical approach  
    John Lorriman  1997

    Continuing professional development (CPD) is a major issue for all the engineering institutions, as well as other professional bodies. This book is designed to enable readers to take a personal responsibility for developing their own skills, competence and career continually.

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    2008+ Solved Problems in Electromagnetics

    Syed A. Nasar  2007

    This extremely valuable learning resource is for students of electromagnetics and those who wish to refresh and solidify their understanding of its challenging applications.

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    Code of Practice for Building Automation and Control Systems

    The aim of this Code of Practice is to provide knowledge, understanding and good practice guidance on the design, evaluation, implementation and improvements on the use of automated controls used in mechanical and electrical engineering systems within the built environment.

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    Exam Preparation Requirements for Electrical Installations (2382-18)

    This book has been written as a practice aid for the examination you will need to take to complete the Level 3 Award in Requirements for Electrical Installations: BS 7671 (2382-18). It sets out methods of studying, offers advice on exam preparation and provides details of the scope and structure of the examinations.

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    Troubled IT Projects

    Prevention and turnaround  
    John M. Smith  2001

    This book provides systematic guidance on how to sense and avoid the causes of IT project failure at every step, from project conception to the disposal of the system after a long and beneficial operational life. The author takes the reader through every stage of the process, pointing out pitfalls and suggesting tactics as you go.

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    Guide to Metering Systems

    Specification, installation and use  
    Vic Tuffen,  2016

    This Guide details the key steps in applying metering systems from design and specification, to technology selection, installation and commissioning, and finally operation and maintenance.

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    Guide to Energy Management in the Built Environment

    The Guide to Energy Management in the Built Environment aims to provide clear and concise information that can be developed and applied to a number of different installations. This Guide should be used by all those with specific or delegated responsibility for managing the procurement, consumption and control of energy.

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    Code of Practice for Connected Systems Integration in Buildings

    This Code of Practice aims to promote good practice in the specification, design and integration of connected systems in buildings, as well as providing a reference to practitioners on design, integration practice and technological considerations working to meet key functionality and customer requirements.

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    Video Compression Systems

    From first principles to concatenated codecs  
    Alois M. Bock  2009

    This book gives an overview on many practical aspects of video compression systems used in broadcast TV, IPTV, telecommunication and many other video applications. Although the book concentrates on MPEG real-time video compression systems, many aspects are equally applicable to off-line and/or non-MPEG video compression applications.

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    Nanotechnologies, 2nd Edition

    Michel Wautelet, David Beljonne, Jean-Luc Brédas, Jérôme Cornil, Roberto Lazzaroni, Philippe Leclère, Michael Alexandre, Philippe Dubois, Pierre Gillis, Yves Gossuin, Robert Muller, Assia Ouakssim, Alain Roch, Damien Duvivier, Johnny Robert, Fabien Monteverde, Rachel Gouttebaron, Michel Hecq  2009

    This updated second edition puts nanotechnology into perspective by explaning issues in health, environmental and military application domains, and discusses the technology in the context of current media and ethical debates.

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    Electrical Craft Principles, 5th Edition

    Volume 2  
    John Whitfield  2009

    This is the second of a two-volume work covering the electrical principles syllabuses of all of the major examining bodies including the City & Guilds of London Institute's electrical craft courses. It is also suitable for a wide range of other courses, including the first three years of the BTEC electrical series.

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    Electrical Craft Principles, 5th Edition

    Volume 1  
    John Whitfield  2009

    This is the first of a two-volume work covering the electrical principles syllabuses of all of the major examining bodies including the City & Guilds of London Institute's electrical craft courses. It is also suitable for a wide range of other courses, including the first three years of the BTEC electrical series.

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    Designer's Guide to Energy Efficient Electrical Installations

    This guide explains the areas likely to be incorporated into BS 7671 and how this will affect electrical installations in the UK, prepares users for meeting the new challenges and opportunities presented by Energy Efficiency and explains the responsibilities of designers and clients in ensuring an energy efficient electrical design.

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    How to Build Successful Business Relationships

    Frances Kay  2009

    This book teaches you how to maximise your business contacts, network to make valuable connections and develop successful professional relationships. If you are new to your job or starting out in your career it is designed to help you make the most of opportunities offered.

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    The Struggle for Unity

    Colour television, the formative years  
    Russell W. Burns  2008

    This book traces the evolution of colour television from 1928, when rudimentary colour television was demonstrated for the first time to c. 1966, when the NTSC system and its variants, the PAL and SECAM systems, became widely available for the entertainment, education and enlightenment of society.

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    Oliver Heaviside

    Maverick Mastermind of Electricity  
    Basil Mahon  2009

    A compelling account of the life of one of the great pioneers of electrical science Oliver Heaviside (1850-1925). He showed how to analyse circuit, how to rid telephone lines of distortion and interpreted Maxwell's theory of electromagnetism in a way that working engineers and physicists could understand.

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    Effective Team Leadership for Engineers

    Pat Wellington, Niall Foster  2009

    An essential guide for engineers who are new to the role of leading a team. Packed with practical information, advice and case studies, this book presents you with the insights to get your team rapidly up to speed and working to their full potential, shows how to problem solve, and keep the team on track through turbulent times.

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    Demystifying Marketing

    A guide to the fundamentals for engineers  
    Patrick Forsyth  2007

    Demystifying Marketing is a comprehensive and accessible book covering all key marketing matters, with an emphasis on practicality and why marketing is important in engineering.

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    A Management Guide to Logistics Engineering

    K. Beal  1989

    This guide will prove a great help to businesses in providing the pratical advice that will enable them to master the art of logistics so it can be used to their best business advantage.

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    Ultracapacitor Applications

    John M. Miller  2011

    This book takes a critical look at the physical storage of electricity in the devices known collectively as electrochemical capacitors and particularly as ultracapacitors.

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    Solar Photovoltaic Energy

    Anne Labouret, Michel Villoz  2010

    Solar Photovoltaic Energy is a professional manual for designers, installers and managers and gives a detailed account of the physical phenomena as well as the available technology and technology currently in development for photovoltaic energy.

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    Nuclear Power

    Janet Wood  2007

    This book explains in detail how nuclear power works, its costs, benefits as part of the electricity supply system and examines its record. This book covers the nuclear power debate.

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    Microgrids and Active Distribution Networks

    S. Chowdhury, S.P. Chowdhury, P. Crossley  2009

    Microgrids and Active Distribution Networks offer a potential solution for sustainable, energy-efficient power supply to cater for increasing load growth, supplying power to remote areas, generation of clean power and reduction in emission of greenhouse gases & particulates as per Kyoto protocol.

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    Local Energy

    Distributed generation of heat and power  
    Janet Wood  2008

    In future the UK's energy supplies, for both heat and power, will come from much more diverse sources. In many cases this will mean local energy projects serving a local community or even a single house.

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    Energy

    Resources, technologies and the environment  
    Christian Ngô  2010

    Energy: Resources, technologies and the environment is aimed at students and professionals as well as anyone interested in having a global vision and perspective on energy.

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    Cogeneration

    A user's guide  
    David Flin  2009

    If there are two phrases we have come to know very well, they are 'environmental awareness' and 'credit crunch'. The world is looking for ways to decrease the emission of CO2 into the atmosphere, without incurring major costs in doing so.

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    Optimised Radar Processors

    A. Farina  1987

    This book is devoted to the description of optimum signal processing algorithms which can offer useful applications in radar systems.

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    Microstrip Antenna Theory and Design

    J.R. James, P.S. Hall, C. Wood  1981

    This book brings a blend of introductory, practical and theoretical treatments and likely future developments are also highlighted. A good selection of past and current references are given and each chapter concludes with a helpful summary comment.

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    Exam Preparation: Electrotechnical Apprenticeship Qualification (5357)

    This book has been written as an exam practice aid to complete the City & Guilds Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Electrotechnical Technology (5357). It sets out methods of studying, offers advice on exam preparation and provides details of the scope and structure of the examinations.

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    Eigenstructure Control Algorithms

    Applications to aircraft/rotorcraft handling qualities design  
    S. Srinathkumar  2011

    This book demonstrates that eigenstructure control theory can be easily adapted and infused into aircraft industry's stringent design practices.

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    Design of Modern Control Systems

    D.J. Bell, P.A. Cook, N. Munro  1982

    This book presents developments in analysis and design techniques for control systems. Included are exciting results for feedback systems using complex variable methods, the important concept of robustness in controller design and the increasingly important topic of decentralised control for large scale systems.

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    Applied Control Theory, 2nd Edition

    J.R. Leigh  1987

    This second edition includes new material and supporting references on: robotics control; programmable logic controllers; self-tuning controllers; distributed computer control systems; and biotechnological control.

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    A History of Control Engineering 1800-1930

    S. Bennett  1979

    Dr. Bennett traces the growing awareness of the importance and significance of the concept of feedback in engineering and details the technical developments that contributed to this awareness. There follows an account of the development of steam and hydraulic servomechanisms and their application to the control of ships and aircraft.