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Control and Estimation of Piecewise Affine Systems

by Jun Xu & Lihua Xie

As a powerful tool to study nonlinear systems and hybrid systems, piecewise affine (PWA) systems have been widely applied to mechanical systems. Control and Estimation of Piecewise Affine Systems presents several...

Doppler Radar & Weather Observations

by Richard J. Doviak & Dusan S. Zrnic

This book reviews the principles of Doppler radar and emphasizes the quantitative measurement of meteorological parameters. It illustrates the relation of Doppler radar data and images to atmospherix phenomena...

Concise Encyclopedia of High Performance Silicones

by Atul Tiwari & Mark D. Soucek

The encyclopedia will be an invaluable source of information for researchers and students from diverse backgrounds including physics, chemistry, materials science and surface engineering, biotechnology, pharmacy,...

Plastics and Sustainable Piping Systems

by David Chasis

Plastic piping is now the preferred material in countless applications -- municipal water and sewer lines,drain/waste/vent lines, and chemical waste drainage, to mention just a few -- because plastics are durable,...

Hybrid Electric & Alternative Automotive Propulsion: Low Carbon Technologies

by Graham Stoakes

This book embraces new technologies, but also helps cover what can be achieved with traditional propulsion methods. The chapters will introduce health and safety, electrical diagnosis and tooling, followed by...

Combustion of Pulverised Coal in a Mixture of Oxygen and Recycled Flue Gas

by Dobrin Toporov

Combustion of Pulverised Coal in a Mixture of Oxygen and Recycled Flue Gas focuses on a niche technology, combustion of coal in an oxygen rich environment, which is one approach to obtaining 'clean coal,' by...

Geometric and Engineering Drawing 3E

by K. Morling

The new edition of this successful text describes all the geometric instructions and engineering drawing information that are likely to be needed by anyone preparing or interpreting drawings or designs with...

Vehicle Electronic Systems and Fault Diagnosis

by Allan Bonnick

The average car now contains much more electronic circuitry than would have been the case, even five years ago. This leaves many technicians struggling to keep up with current developments in the repair and...

Friction Stir Superplasticity for Unitized Structures: A volume in the Friction Stir Welding and Processing Book Series

by Zongyi Ma & Rajiv S. Mishra

This book describes the fundamentals and potential applications of 'friction stir superplasticity for unitized structures'. Conventional superplastic forming of sheets is limited to the thickness of 3 mm because...

Transport Properties of Concrete: Measurements and Applications

by Peter A. Claisse

Transport Properties of Concrete covers how to measure the ability of ions and fluids to move through concrete material, and how to use the results to model performance. These transport properties largely determine...

74th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 35, Issue 1

by S. K. Sundaram

Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings Volume 35, Issue 1, 74th Conference on Glass Problems

S.K. Sundaram, Editor

In continuing the tradition that dates back to 1934, this volume is a collection of 25...

Ordinary Differential Equations

by Michael D. Greenberg

Features a balance between theory, proofs, and examples and provides applications across diverse fields of study

Ordinary Differential Equations presents a thorough discussion of first-order differential equations...

Nanotechnology Applications for Clean Water: Solutions for Improving Water Quality

by Anita Street, Richard Sustich & Jeremiah Duncan

Nanotechnology is already having a dramatic impact on improving water quality and the second edition of Nanotechnology Applications for Clean Water highlights both the challenges and the opportunities for nanotechnology...

Power Recovery from Low Grade Heat by Means of Screw Expanders

by Ian K Smith, Nikola Stosic & Ahmed Kovacevic

Current concerns with climate change have resulted in greatly increased interest in power recovery from low grade heat sources. This includes both hot fluid streams which can be expanded directly to produce...

Precious Metals for Biomedical Applications

by Niklaus Baltzer & Thierry Copponnex

Precious metals and semi-precious metals are used for an increasing number of medical applications due to the properties of these metals and their alloys. Precious Metals for Biomedical Applications reviews...

Perspectives in Total Hip Arthroplasty: Advances in Biomaterials and their Tribological interactions

by Saverio Affatato

Total hip arthroplasty, the most commonly performed orthopedic procedure, is used to replace or reconstruct the hip with an artificial joint. Perspectives in Total Hip Arthroplasty outlines developments in technologies...

Rocket Man: Robert H. Goddard and the Birth of the Space Age

by David A. Clary

More famous in his day than Einstein or Edison, the troubled, solitary genius Robert H. Goddard (1882-1945) was the American father of rocketry and space flight, launching the world's first liquid-fuel rockets...

Innovation in Public Transport Finance: Property Value Capture

by Shishir Mathur

With all levels of governments currently, and for the foreseeable future, under significant fiscal stress, any new transit funding mechanism is to be welcomed. Value capture (VC) is one such mechanism, which...

Advances in Planar Lipid Bilayers and Liposomes

by Ales Iglic & Chandrashekhar V. Kulkarni

Advances in Planar Lipid Bilayers and Liposomes volumes cover a broad range of topics, including main arrangements of the reconstituted system, namely planar lipid bilayers as well as spherical liposomes. The...

The Effect of Temperature and other Factors on Plastics and Elastomers

by Laurence W. McKeen

This reference guide brings together a wide range of critical data on the effect of temperature on plastics and elastomers, enabling engineers to make optimal material choices and design decisions. The effects...