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Industrial Technology

  • A Guide to the Manufacture, Performance, and Potential of Plastics in Agricultureby Michael Orzolek

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 200.00

    The use of plastics in agriculture ? to increase crop output, improve food quality and improve sustainability ? has grown substantially in both quantity and the range of applications. Many of the early researchers that conducted field research in the use of plastics in agriculture have either retired or are deceased. These early pioneers in plasticulture... more...

  • Power Switching Componentsby Kaveh Niayesh; Magne Runde

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 107.67

    This book focuses on the theory and application of power switching components in power networks. More specifically, it discusses current interruption theory, applied stresses to switching components in power networks and appropriate methods to test their different functionalities. It reviews the basic working principles of current technologies and... more...

  • Hochspannungsmesstechnikby Klaus Schon

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 36.19

    Das Fachbuch vermittelt die theoretischen und experimentellen Grundlagen einer fundierten Messtechnik in den Bereichen hoher Gleich-, Wechsel- und Stoßspannungen sowie der entsprechenden hohen Ströme. Weitere Kapitel beinhalten die Erfassung von Teilentladungen und die elektrischen Messgrößen. Zur Übertragung und Verteilung elektrischer Energie werden... more...

  • Chemical Electrostaticsby Fernando Galembeck; Thiago A. L. Burgo

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 107.67

    This book provides new clues for understanding electrostatic charging in solids and liquids, resulting from the surge of research in this active area of science that is taking place since the 1990's but is still largely unknown to most researchers, lecturers and engineers.  Written by a leading researcher in this field, this book describes the... more...

  • Radiale Kreiselpumpenby Wolfgang Wesche

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2017; US$ 72.38

    Dieses Praxisbuch bietet eine fundierte Hilfe bei der Berechnung und Konstruktion der hydrodynamischen Komponenten von radialen Kreiselpumpen. Für das Grundverständnis der sehr komplexen Zusammenhänge in der Pumpenhydrodynamik werden zunächst die grundlegenden physikalischen Gesetzmäßigkeiten hergeleitet und verständlich erklärt. Im Weiteren werden... more...

  • Handbook of Distributed Generationby Ramesh Bansal

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 289.65

    This book features extensive coverage of all Distributed Energy Generation technologies, highlighting the technical, environmental and economic aspects of distributed resource integration, such as line loss reduction, protection, control, storage, power electronics, reliability improvement, and voltage profile optimization. It explains how electric... more...

  • Windkraftanlagenby Erich Hau

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2017; US$ 135.72

    Das Handbuch behandelt die Technologie von Windkraftanlagen systematisch und umfassend. Nach einem Abriss der historischen Entwicklung werden die physikalisch-technischen Grundlagen der Windenergiewandlung sowie Konstruktion, Einsatzkonzeptionen und Betriebseigenschaften von Windkraftanlagen, ihre Umweltverträglichkeit und Wirtschaftlichkeit analysiert... more...

  • Organizational Behavior and Virtual Workby Arvind K. Birdie; Madhu Jain

    Apple Academic Press 2017; US$ 129.95

    With the globalization of work and technological advancements in recent years, and with emphasis on service quality today, organizations have changed. Virtual work has emerged as the new employment relationship and has been embraced by employees and employers in many industries. This book explores the dynamics of changing organization structures,... more...

  • Safe Design and Construction of Machineryby Elizabeth Bluff

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 64.95

    The origin of this book is the compelling evidence that a high proportion of machinery-related deaths and injuries are attributable to genuine and serious risks originating within machine design and construction. This trend continues despite significant legal obligations, notably the European regulatory regime giving effect to the Machinery Directive... more...

  • Cyclostationarity: Theory and Methods IIIby Fakher Chaari; Jacek Leskow; Antonio Napolitano; Radoslaw Zimroz; Agnieszka Wylomanska

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 161.51

    This book gathers contributions presented at the 9th Workshop on Cyclostationary Systems and Their Applications, held in Gródek nad Dunajcem, Poland in February 2016. It includes both theory-oriented and practice-oriented chapters. The former focus on heavy-tailed time series and processes, PAR models, rational spectra for PARMA processes, covariance... more...