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  1. Linear Electric Machines, Drives, and MAGLEVs Handbook

    By Ion Boldea

    Based on author Ion Boldea’s 40 years of experience and the latest research, Linear Electric Machines, Drives, and Maglevs Handbook provides a practical and comprehensive resource on the steady improvement in this field. The book presents in-depth reviews of basic concepts and detailed explorations...

    Published February 7th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Mechanics of Machinery

    By Mahmoud A. Mostafa

    Mechanics of Machinery describes the analysis of machines, covering both the graphical and analytical methods for examining the kinematics and dynamics of mechanisms with low and high pairs. This text, developed and updated from a version published in 1973, includes analytical analysis for all...

    Published November 7th 2012 by CRC Press

  3. Design Engineer's Handbook

    By Keith L. Richards

    Student design engineers often require a "cookbook" approach to solving certain problems in mechanical engineering. With this focus on providing simplified information that is easy to retrieve, retired mechanical design engineer Keith L. Richards has written Design Engineer’s Handbook. This book...

    Published October 2nd 2012 by CRC Press

  4. Introduction to Thermodynamics of Mechanical Fatigue

    By Michael M. Khonsari, Mehdi Amiri

    Fatigue is probabilistic in nature and involves a complex spectrum of loading history with variable amplitudes and frequencies. Yet most available fatigue failure prediction methods are empirical and concentrate on very specific types of loading. Taking a different approach, Introduction to...

    Published September 17th 2012 by CRC Press

  5. Rail Human Factors around the World

    Impacts on and of People for Successful Rail Operations

    Edited by John R Wilson, Ann Mills, Theresa Clarke, Jane Rajan, Nastaran Dadashi

    The rail human factors/ergonomics community has grown quickly and extensively, and there is much increased recognition of the vital importance of ergonomics/human factors by rail infrastructure owners, rail operating companies, system developers, regulators and national and trans-national...

    Published September 13th 2012 by CRC Press

  6. Introduction to AutoCAD 2013

    2D and 3D Design

    By Alf Yarwood

    Master the complexities of the world's bestselling 2D and 3D software with Alf Yarwood's Introduction to AutoCAD 2013. Ideally suited to new users of AutoCAD, this book will be a useful resource for drawing modules in both vocational and introductory undergraduate courses in engineering and...

    Published August 29th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Theory of Gearing

    Kinematics, Geometry, and Synthesis

    By Stephen P. Radzevich

    The first book of its kind, Theory of Gearing: Kinematics, Geometry, and Synthesis systematically develops a scientific theory of gearing that makes it possible to synthesize novel gears with the desired performance. Written by a leading gearing expert who holds more than 200 patents, it presents a...

    Published July 19th 2012 by CRC Press

  8. Advances in Affective and Pleasurable Design

    Edited by Yong Gu Ji

    Series: Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics Series

    This volume discusses pleasurable design — a part of the traditional usability design and evaluation methodologies. The book emphasizes the importance of designing products and services to maximize user satisfaction. By combining this with traditional usability methods it increases the appeal of...

    Published July 17th 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Handbook of Lubrication and Tribology, Volume II

    Theory and Design, Second Edition

    Edited by Robert W. Bruce

    Since the publication of the best-selling first edition, the growing price and environmental cost of energy have increased the significance of tribology. Handbook of Lubrication and Tribology, Volume II: Theory and Design, Second Edition demonstrates how the principles of tribology can address cost...

    Published July 6th 2012 by CRC Press

  10. Lean Design Management

    Edited by Stephen Emmitt

    Series: Architectural Engineering and Design Management

    The fields of design management and lean construction appear to be developing independently. This volume brings together authors from four continents to argue that lean thinking should be integral to design management in the fields of architecture, engineering and construction (AEC). The...

    Published May 28th 2012 by Routledge