Phase Transitions in Materials 2nd Edition

Phase Transitions in Materials 2nd Edition The new edition of this popular textbook provides a fundamental approach to phase transformations and thermodynamics of materials. Explanations are emphasised at the level of atoms and electrons, and it comprehensively covers the classical topics from classical metallurgy to nanoscience and magnetic phase transitions. The book has three parts, covering

Automatic Flight Control Systems

Automatic Flight Control Systems  This book provides readers with a design approach to the automatic flight control systems (AFCS). The AFCS is the primary on-board tool for long flight operations, and is the foundation for the airspace modernization initiatives. In this text, AFCS and autopilot are employed interchangeably. It presents fundamentals of AFCS/autopilot, including primary subsystems,

Plastic and Thoracic Surgery, Orthopedics and Ophthalmology

Plastic and Thoracic Surgery, Orthopedics and Ophthalmology   This book deals with wound management in plastic surgery, orthopedics, ophthalmology and thoracic surgery. The first part provides information on the latest developments in orthopedic surgery, while the second addresses ophthalmology and wounds after e.g. cataract surgery or keratopathy. The third part, which exclusively focuses on wounds

Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics Theory & Applications

Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics Theory & Applications The book presents concepts and equations of equilibrium thermodynamics or thermostatics. Key features that distinguish this book from others on chemical engineering thermodynamics are: a mathematical treatment of the developments leading to the discovery of the internal energy and entropy; a clear distinction between the classical thermodynamics of Carnot,

Flow Transition Design in Hydraulic Structures

Flow Transition Design in Hydraulic Structures Transitions are provided in hydraulic structures for economy and efficiency. This book covers all types of flow transitions: sub-critical to sub-critical, sub-critical to super critical, super-critical to sub-critical with hydraulic jump, and super-critical to super-critical transitions. It begins with an introduction followed by characteristics of flow in different types

Chemical Thermodynamics for Process Simulation 2nd Edition

Chemical Thermodynamics for Process Simulation 2nd Edition This must-read for advanced students and professionals alike is the first book to demonstrate how chemical thermodynamics work in the real world by applying them to actual engineering examples. It also discusses the advantages and disadvantages of the particular models and procedures, and explains the most important models that

Cleveland Clinic Illustrated Tips and Tricks in Colon and Rectal Surgery

Cleveland Clinic Illustrated Tips and Tricks in Colon and Rectal Surgery Filled with the collective wisdom and experience of surgeons at the busiest department of colorectal surgery in the world, Cleveland Clinic Illustrated Tips and Tricks in Colon and Rectal Surgery walks you step by step through each procedure, with pointers given along the way as if

Orthopedic Care of Patients with Cerebral Palsy

Orthopedic Care of Patients with Cerebral Palsy: A Clinical Guide to Evaluation and Management across the Lifespan Many of the existing books focusing on the orthopedic management of patients with cerebral palsy encompass only care for the young patient, but this practical text reviews and delineates orthopedic care for patients with cerebral palsy throughout the

Pediatric Orthopedics and Sports Medicine 2nd Edition

Pediatric Orthopedics and Sports Medicine: A Handbook for Primary Care Physicians 2nd Edition The revised and the expanded second edition of this concise and targeted handbook presents the “need-to-know” musculoskeletal conditions and injuries required for all health care providers dealing with pediatric patients, including primary care physicians, emergency medicine physicians, radiologists, residents, students, nurses, and