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Air Distribution in Buildings is a concise and practical guide to air distribution system design and managing air conditioning systems in buildings. Making use of 40 years of experience in the design of air conditioning and ventilations systems, and other electromechanical services, this structured...
Published November 21st 2013 by CRC Press
Completely revised and updated, Principles of Sustainable Energy Systems, Second Edition presents broad-based coverage of sustainable energy sources and systems. The book is designed as a text for undergraduate seniors and first-year graduate students. It focuses on renewable energy technologies,...
Published August 18th 2013 by CRC Press
Principles, Design, and Analysis
This resource combines—for the first time in a single volume—coverage of basic principles, analysis, and analytical techniques, and design aspects of the fuel cell. It presents fuel cell design at component and system levels, then elaborates on analysis methods for various phenomena associated with...
Published April 25th 2013 by CRC Press
An Engineering Approach
Providing a proven set of energy efficiency measures and opportunities for saving energy and reducing operating costs for existing homes, this volume presents general tools and procedures for performing home weatherization such as insulation improvements as well as methods to reduce air leakage....
Published April 24th 2012 by CRC Press
Understanding Small Systems
Although nanotechnology is a hot topic, the search for a true introductory textbook usually comes up cold. Students in a first course on nanotechnology come from a wide variety of backgrounds, so the text must not assume understanding of too much background material, nor be too focused on any...
Published October 24th 2011 by CRC Press
Aspiring engineers have long needed a text that prepares them to use thermodynamics in professional practice. Thermodynamics instructors need a concise textbook written for a one-semester undergraduate course-a text that foregoes clutter and unnecessary details but furnishes the essential facts and...
Published September 1st 2011 by CRC Press
Aspiring engineers need a text that prepares them to use thermodynamics in professional practice. Thermodynamics instructors need a concise textbook written for a one-semester undergraduate course—a text that foregoes clutter and unnecessary details but furnishes the essential facts and...
Published August 4th 2011 by CRC Press
Understanding Small Systems, Second Edition
Winner of a CHOICE Outstanding Academic Book Award 2011!Transistors using one electron at a time. Sunscreens made with titanium dioxide particles that look transparent to our eyes but block harmful UV rays. Nanometer-sized specks of gold that change color to red and melt at 750°C instead of 1064°C....
Published July 4th 2011 by CRC Press
In the current push to convert to renewable sources of energy, many issues raised years ago on the economics and the difficulties of siting energy storage are once again being raised today. When large amounts of wind, solar, and other renewable energy sources are added to existing electrical grids,...
Published March 2nd 2011 by CRC Press
A transition from a fossil fuel–based economy to one that uses renewable energy has become inevitable; this transition will not only be an engineering challenge, but will also be an economic and environmental one. Offering an interdisciplinary, quantitative approach, Principles of Sustainable...
Published December 15th 2010 by CRC Press
Fuel Cells: Principles, Design, and Analysis
To Be Published April 24th 2014
Hydrogen Energy Handbook
To Be Published May 20th 2014
Nanotechnology: Understanding Small Systems, Third Edition
To Be Published October 20th 2014
Energy Conversion, Second Edition
To Be Published November 14th 2014
Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Handbook, Second Edition
To Be Published January 14th 2015
Energy Efficiency in the Urban Environment
To Be Published January 14th 2015
Heating and Cooling of Buildings: Design for Efficiency, Third Edition
To Be Published February 14th 2015