First published in 1995, The Engineering Handbook quickly became the definitive engineering reference. Although it remains a bestseller, the many advances realized in traditional engineering fields along with the emergence and rapid growth of fields such as biomedical engineering, computer engineering, and nanotechnology mean that the time has come to bring this standard-setting reference up to date. New in the Second Edition 19 completely new chapters addressing important topics in bioinstrumentation, control systems, nanotechnology, image and signal processing, electronics, environmental systems, structural systems 131 chapters fully revised and updated Expanded lists of engineering associations and societies The Engineering Handbook, Second Edition is designed to enlighten experts in areas outside their own specialties, to refresh the knowledge of mature practitioners, and to educate engineering novices. Whether you work in industry, government, or academia, this is simply the best, most useful engineering reference you can have in your personal, office, or institutional library.The first gas turbine-powered airplane flight also took place in 1939, in Germany, using the gas turbine developed by Hans P. von Ohain. In England the 1930s invention and development of the aircraft gas turbine by Frank Whittle resulted in aanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Engineering Handbook, Second Edition|
|Author||:||Richard C. Dorf|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2004-06-29|