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Naval architecture. Shipbuilding. Marine engineering

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  • Mine's Biggerby David A. Kaplan

    HarperCollins 2007; US$ 12.99

    Tom Perkins had a dream. It wasn't to get rich, acquire power, or marry into fame. As the man most responsible for creating Silicon Valley, he had done all that. His venture-capital firm, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, remains the most celebrated money machine since the Medicis. He'd helped found Genentech and fund Google. And in 2006 his resignation... more...

  • Boatowner's Illustrated Electrical Handbookby Charlie Wing

    McGraw-Hill Education 2006; US$ 34.95 US$ 28.66

    Keep your boat's electrical systems running and reliable ? Boatowner?s Illustrated Electrical Handbook is perfect for learning how your boat?s electrical system and much of its equipment works, and it will be an invaluable guide when adding equipment as well. This book needs to be in every boater?s library as a ready reference on how to make effective... more...

  • Contemporary Ideas on Ship Stabilityby D. Vassalos; M. Hamamoto; D. Molyneux; A. Papanikolaou; J. Otto de Kat; K. Spyrou; N. Umeda

    Elsevier Science 2000; US$ 360.00

    Widely publicised disasters serve as a reminder to the maritime profession of the eminent need for enhancing safety cost-effectively and as a strong indicator of the existing gaps in the stability safety of ships and ocean vehicles. The problem of ship stability is so complex that practically meaningful solutions are feasible only through close international... more...

  • Marine Propellers and Propulsionby John Carlton

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 230.00

    Although the propeller lies submerged out of sight, it is a complex component in both the hydrodynamic and structural sense. This book fulfils the need for a comprehensive and cutting edge volume that brings together a great range of knowledge on propulsion technology, a multi-disciplinary and international subject. The book comprises three main sections... more...

  • Ship Stabilityby Bryan Barrass

    Elsevier Science 2000; US$ 61.95

    The Kemp and Young series provides a general introduction to a number of subject areas in a style that will be ideally suited for those wishing to learn more. The concise presentation of the subject matter is made possible by the reduction of the work to its simplest terms. This is achieved through the omission of unnecessary mathematics or mathematical... more...

  • Ship Motion Controlby Tristan Perez

    Springer London 2006; US$ 197.86

    engineers into a single volume whilst concentrating on two important research control design problems: autopilots with rudder-roll stabilization and fin and combined rudder-fin stabilization. He has been guided by some of the leading marine control academics, in particular Mogens Blanke and Thor Fossen; indeed Chapters 3 and 4 on kinematics and kinetics... more...

  • Pounder's Marine Diesel Enginesby Doug Woodyard

    Elsevier Science 2003; US$ 170.00

    Since its first appearance in 1950, Pounder's Marine Diesel Engines has served seagoing engineers, students of the Certificates of Competency examinations and the marine engineering industry throughout the world. Each new edition has noted the changes in engine design and the influence of new technology and economic needs on the marine diesel engine.... more...

  • Ship Design for Efficiency and Economyby Volker Bertram; H. Schneekluth

    Elsevier Science 1998; US$ 225.00

    The previous edition of Ship Design for Efficiency and Economy was published as a Butterworth's marine engineering title. It has now been completely revised and updated by Schneekluth and Bertram. This book gives advice to students and naval architects on how to design ships - in particular with regard to hull design. The previous edition of this... more...

  • Advanced Marine Electrics and Electronics Troubleshootingby Edwin Sherman

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 34.00 US$ 27.88

    SAVE TIME AND MONEY WITH THIS STATE-OF-THE-ART GUIDE TO THE LATEST, MOST ADVANCED DIAGNOSTIC EQUIPMENT AND TECHNIQUES ?Ed Sherman is one of America?s great teachers and communicators of marine technology.?--Tim Murphy, Executive Editor, Cruising World Whether you are a marine electronics professional or a boatowner, Advanced Marine Electrics... more...

  • Practical Design of Ships and Other Floating Structuresby You-Sheng Wu; Guo-Jun Zhou; Wei-Cheng Cui

    Elsevier Science 2001; US$ 350.00

    This proceedings contains the papers presented at The 8th International Symposium on Practical Design of Ships and Other Floating Structures held in China in September 2001 - the first PRADS of the 21st Century. The overall aim of PRADS symposia is to advance the design of ships and other floating structures as a professional discipline and science... more...