Freud in Cambridge by Laura Cameron, John Forrester

Freud in Cambridge by Laura Cameron, John Forrester ePUB Freud may never have set foot in Cambridge - that hub for the twentieth century's most influential thinkers and scientists - but his intellectual impact there in the years between the two World Wars was immense. This is a story...

Garbology by Edward Humes

Garbology by Edward Humes ePUB A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist takes readers on a surprising tour of America's biggest export, our most prodigious product, and our greatest legacy: our trash The average American produces 102 tons of garbage across a lifetime and $50 billion in squandered riches are rolled...

The Art of Sculpture Welding by Kristi Richardson McCoy

The Art of Sculpture Welding: From Concept to Creation by Kristi Richardson McCoy ePUB This extraordinary seven-part book covers the processes of creating 13 projects -- from pencils to vases to bicycles -- for all personalities, skill levels and interests. It is specifically designed for students, beginning...

Aircraft Structures for Engineering Students by T.H.G. Megson

Aircraft Structures for Engineering Students by T.H.G. Megson Aircraft Structures for Engineering Students, Sixth Edition, is the leading self-contained aircraft structures course text. It covers all fundamental subjects, including elasticity, structural analysis, airworthiness and aeroelasticity. Now in its sixth edition, the author has expanded the book’s coverage...

Hydroclimatology by Marlyn L. Shelton

Hydroclimatology: Perspectives and Applications by Marlyn L. Shelton Hydroclimatology provides a systematic structure for analyzing how the climate system causes time and space variations (both global and local) in the hydrologic cycle. Changes in the relationship between the climate system and the hydrologic cycle underlie floods, drought...

Transport in Laser Microfabrication by Costas P. Grigoropoulos

Transport in Laser Microfabrication: Fundamentals and Applications by Costas P. Grigoropoulos Emphasizing the fundamentals of transport phenomena, this book provides researchers and practitioners with the technical background they need to understand laser-induced microfabrication and materials processing at small scales. It clarifies the laser/materials coupling mechanisms, and discusses...

Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells: Contamination and Mitigation Strategies by Hui Li, Shanna Knights, Zheng Shi, John W. Van Zee, Jiujun Zhang

Large-scale commercialization of proton exchange membrane fuel cell (PEMFC) technology has been hindered by issues of reliability, durability, and cost, which are all related to the degradation of fuel cell performance. This degradation often has root causes in contamination from fuel, air streams, or system...

Oxide Semiconductors for Solar Energy Conversion: Titanium Dioxide by Janusz Nowotny

Oxide semiconductors, including titanium dioxide (TiO2), are increasingly being considered as replacements for silicon in the development of the next generation of solar cells. Oxide Semiconductors for Solar Energy Conversion: Titanium Dioxide presents the basic properties of binary metal oxide semiconductors and the performance-related properties of TiO2 as...

Lithium-Ion Batteries: Advanced Materials and Technologies by Xianxia Yuan (Editor), Hansan Liu (Editor), Jiujun Zhang (Editor)

Written by a group of top scientists and engineers in academic and industrial R&D, Lithium-Ion Batteries: Advanced Materials and Technologies gives a clear picture of the current status of these highly efficient batteries. Leading international specialists from universities, government laboratories, and the lithium-ion battery industry share their...

Integrated Biorefineries: Design, Analysis, and Optimization by Paul R. Stuart (Editor), Mahmoud M. El-Halwagi (Editor)

Integrated Biorefineries: Design, Analysis, and Optimization examines how to create a competitive edge in biorefinery innovation through integration into existing processes and infrastructure. Leading experts from around the world working in design, synthesis, and optimization of integrated biorefineries present the various aspects of this complex process,...

Hydrogen Safety by Fotis Rigas

Hydrogen Safety highlights physiological, physical, and chemical hazards associated with hydrogen production, storage, distribution, and use systems. It also examines potential accident scenarios that could occur with hydrogen use under certain conditions. The number of potential applications for hydrogen continues to grow—from cooling power station generators to...

Handbook of Alternative Fuel Technologies by Sunggyu Lee

In addition to enabling a clean and energy efficient future, alternative fuel sources are fast becoming a necessity for meeting today's growing demands for low-cost and convenient energy. The Handbook of Alternative Fuel Technologies offers a thorough guide to the science and available technologies for...

Solar Rooftop DIY: by Mike Sullivan

Solar Rooftop DIY: The Homeowner's Guide to Installing Your Own Photovoltaic Energy System by Mike Sullivan Solar energy is clean, efficient, sustainable-and expensive. Or is it? Many homeowners simply assume that the cost of solar panels is out of their reach, but in reality, the technology is quickly...

Engineering with Excel by Ronald W. Larsen

For introductory courses in Engineering and Computing Based on Excel 2010, Engineering with Excel, 4e takes a comprehensive look at using Excel in engineering. This book focuses on applications and is intended to serve as both a textbook and a reference for students. This is the eBook of...

Power Quality: Problems and Mitigation Techniques 1st Edition

Maintaining a stable level of power quality in the distribution network is a growing challenge due to increased use of power electronics converters in domestic, commercial and industrial sectors. Power quality deterioration is manifested in increased losses; poor utilization of distribution systems; mal-operation of sensitive equipment...

Modern Control Engineering (5th Edition)

A comprehensive, senior-level textbook for control engineering.  Ogata’s Modern Control Engineering, 5/e , offers the comprehensive coverage of continuous-time control systems that all senior students must have, including frequency response approach, root-locus approach, and state-space approach to analysis and design of control systems. The text provides a...

Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics, Third Edition: Transport and Rate Processes in Physical, Chemical and Biological Systems

Natural phenomena consist of simultaneously occurring transport processes and chemical reactions. These processes may interact with each other and may lead to self-organized structures, fluctuations, instabilities, and evolutionary systems. Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics, 3rd edition emphasizes the unifying role of thermodynamics in analyzing the natural phenomena. This third...

Analog Circuit Design: Discrete & Integrated

Analog Circuit Design: Discrete and Integrated 1e is written by enthusiastic circuit practitioner, Sergio Franco. This text places great emphasis on developing intuition and physical insight. The numerous examples and problems have been carefully thought out to promote problem solving methodologies of the type engineers apply...