Category: ENGINEERING BOOKS

High-Performance Medical Image Processing

High-Performance Medical Image Processing The processing of medical images in a reasonable timeframe and with high definition is very challenging. This volume helps to meet that challenge by presenting a thorough overview of medical imaging modalities, its processing, high-performance computing, and the need to embed parallelism in medical image processing techniques to achieve efficient and

Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis : Case Studies in Engineering and the Environment 2nd Edition

Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis Case Studies in Engineering and the Environment 2nd Edition Decision analysis has become widely recognized as an important process for translating science into management actions. With climate change and other systemic threats as driving forces in creating environmental and engineering problems, there is a great need for understanding decision making frameworks through

Fundamentals of Heat Engines: Reciprocating and Gas Turbine Internal Combustion Engines

Fundamentals of Heat Engines: Reciprocating and Gas Turbine Internal Combustion Engines This book offers readers comprehensive coverage of heat engine cycles. From ideal (theoretical) cycles to practical cycles and real cycles, it gradually increases in degree of complexity so that newcomers can learn and advance at a logical pace, and so instructors can tailor their

Microelectronic Circuits 8th Edition

Microelectronic Circuits 8th Edition Microelectronic Circuits by Sedra and Smith has served generations of electrical and computer engineering students as the best and most widely-used text for this required course. Respected equally as a textbook and reference, “Sedra/Smith” combines a thorough presentation of fundamentals with an introduction to present-day IC technology. It remains the best

Statistical Mechanics 4th Edition

Statistical Mechanics 4th Edition Statistical Mechanics, Fourth Edition, explores the physical properties of matter based on the dynamic behavior of its microscopic constituents. This valuable textbook introduces the reader to the historical context of the subject before delving deeper into chapters about thermodynamics, ensemble theory, simple gases theory, Ideal Bose and Fermi systems, statistical mechanics

Standard Aircraft Handbook for Mechanics and Technicians Eighth Edition

Standard Aircraft Handbook for Mechanics and Technicians Eighth Edition For over 60 years, the Standard Aircraft Handbook for Mechanics and Technicians has been the go-to manual for building, maintaining, overhauling, and repairing aircraft of all types. This illustrated manual provides clear, step-by-step procedures for all essential aircraft maintenance and repair tasks. Thoroughly revised to cover

Rapid Review of Chemistry for the Life Sciences and Engineering

Rapid Review of Chemistry for the Life Sciences and Engineering To understand, maintain, and protect the physical environment, a basic understanding of chemistry, biology, and physics, and their hybrids is useful. Rapid Review of Chemistry for the Life Sciences and Engineering demystifies chemistry for the non-chemist who, nevertheless, may be a practitioner of some area

Geothermal Energy Systems

Geothermal Energy Systems 1st Edition Geothermal Energy Systems provides design and analysis methodologies by using exergy and enhanced exergy tools (covering exergoenvironmental, exergoeconomic, exergetic life cycle assessment, etc.), environmental impact assessment models, and sustainability models and approaches.  In addition to presenting newly developed advanced and integrated systems for multigenerational purposes, the book discusses newly developed