Category: Power Systems

Nuclear principles in engineering by Tatjana Jevremovic

By Tatjana Jevremovic

Nuclear engineering performs a massive position in numerous business, health and wellbeing care, and effort tactics. smooth physics has generated its basic ideas. an increasing number of scholars and practising engineers desire up to date fabric to entry the technical language and content material of nuclear principles.

Drawing upon years of useful event and utilizing a variety of examples and illustrative computing device functions, Tatjana Jevremovic covers nuclear rules as they relate to:

  • Nuclear power
  • Nuclear imaging
  • Aerospace and propulsion engineering
  • Power creation propulsion
  • Electric turbines for area applications
  • Diagnostics and remedy in medicine
  • Homeland safety
  • Health physics
  • Radiation therapy and imaging
  • Radiation defensive systems

"Nuclear rules in Engineering, moment version" is written for college students, engineers, physicians and scientists who want up to date details in simple nuclear options and calculation tools.

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Advanced Energy Systems by Nik Khartchenko, Nikolai V. Khartchenko, Vadym M. Kharchenko

By Nik Khartchenko, Nikolai V. Khartchenko, Vadym M. Kharchenko

This moment variation to a favored first presents a entire, totally up to date remedy of complex traditional strength new release and cogeneration vegetation, in addition to substitute strength applied sciences. geared up into components: Conventional strength new release Technology and Renewable and rising fresh strength Systems, the ebook covers the basics, research, layout, and sensible elements of complicated power structures, therefore delivering a robust theoretical heritage for hugely effective power conversion.

New and better themes include:

  • Large-scale sunlight thermal electrical and photovoltaic (PV) plants
  • Advanced supercritical and ultra-supercritical steam energy iteration technologies
  • Advanced coal- and gas-fired energy vegetation (PP) with excessive conversion potency and coffee environmental impact
  • Hybrid/integrated (i.e., fossil gasoline + REN) strength new release applied sciences, resembling built-in sun combined-cycle (ISCC)
  • Clean strength applied sciences, together with "clean coal," H2 and gas phone, plus built-in strength and cogeneration vegetation (i.e., traditional PP + gas telephone stacks)
  • Emerging developments, together with magnetohydrodynamic (MHD)-generator and regulated thermonuclear fusion reactor applied sciences with low/zero CO2 emissions
  • Large ability offshore and on-land wind farms, in addition to different renewable (REN) energy new release applied sciences utilizing hydro, geothermal, ocean, and bio power systems

Containing over 50 solved examples, plus challenge units, complete figures, appendices, references, and estate information, this functional advisor to trendy strength applied sciences serves power engineering scholars and execs alike in layout calculations of strength systems.

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Elektrische Maschinen und Antriebe: Lehr- und Arbeitsbuch by Klaus Fuest, Peter Döring (auth.)

By Klaus Fuest, Peter Döring (auth.)

Dieses Lehr- und Arbeitsbuch vermittelt in leicht verständlicher shape die Grundlagen über die Wirkungsweise elektrischer Maschinen und Antriebe. Das Stoffgebiet ist für denjenigen, der sich erstmals damit beschäftigt, durch mathematisch einfach gehaltene Zusammenhänge, komprimierte Darstellung und vollständig durchgerechnete Beispiele leicht zu erschließen. Das Repetitorium am Ende enthält Verständnisfragen und Übungsaufgaben. Daher ist das Buch für das Selbststudium bestens geeignet.
Die neue Auflage wurde um ein Kapitel zu Servoantrieben ergänzt.

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Nuclear Power Plant Safety and Mechanical Integrity: Design by George Antaki, Ramiz Gilada

By George Antaki, Ramiz Gilada

Some of the most severe requisites for secure and trustworthy nuclear strength plant operations is the provision of powerfuble upkeep group of workers. besides the fact that, simply because the nuclear energy is experiencing a renaissance, it's also experiencing an exodus of pro upkeep execs as a result of retirement. the suitable advisor for engineers simply getting into the sector or skilled upkeep supervisors who have to preserve abreast of the most recent top practices, Nuclear energy Plant upkeep: Mechanical structures, gear and Safety covers the commonest matters confronted in day by day operations and offers sensible, technically confirmed suggestions. The booklet additionally explains how you can navigate many of the upkeep codes, criteria and rules for the nuclear strength industry.

  • Discusses 50 universal concerns confronted via engineers within the nuclear strength plant field
  • Provides recommendation for complying with foreign codes and criteria (including ASME)
  • Describes safeguard category for platforms and components
  • Includes case experiences to obviously clarify the teachings realized over a long time within the nuclear energy industry

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Effects of Space Weather on Technology Infrastructure by Ioannis A. Daglis

By Ioannis A. Daglis

The hugely variable stipulations within the Earth-related house atmosphere, together with the solar, the interplanetary medium and the coupled magnetosphere-ionosphere-atmosphere procedure, are jointly often called house climate. within the fresh earlier now we have skilled that area climate affects the functionality and reliability of house- and ground-based technological structures. even though numerous technological affects of area climate have been identified for a while, it was once now not sooner than the Nineteen Nineties that their value elevated dramatically and their severity turned obvious. moreover, an expanding susceptibility of spacecraft platforms to area climate disturbances has been spotted, most likely because of "softer" designs of digital parts, aid in subsystem sizes, and raises in functionality calls for. at the flooring facet, formerly unidentified results of area climate on energy grids were stumbled on recently.The 17 chapters of this publication offer an replace of the present wisdom on dynamic actual tactics on the sunlight, the interplanetary area and the geospace, in addition to thorough studies of the key mechanisms within which house climate disturbances impact technological platforms. The ebook in addition stories contemporary advances in tracking and predicting house climate and its affects on expertise platforms and introduces new instruments and strategies for actual predictions of house climate disturbances.

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Practical Electric Motor Handbook by Irving Gottlieb

By Irving Gottlieb

Skilled product designers are more and more anticipated to be adept at incorporating quite a number elements into their designs. scholars and experimenters too have to glance past simple circuits and units to accomplish sufficient layout suggestions. For these skilled in engineering layout, this can be the advisor to electrical vehicles.

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Theory and Design of Microwave Filters (IEE Electromagnetic by I.C. Hunter

By I.C. Hunter

This booklet is first rate so as to layout your whole clear out in a mathematical modeler and not plan to really construct a clear out. There aren't any actual international layout examples with experimental effects. the one experimental effects given are what a circuit simulator spits out for a given prototype clear out. It by no means even mentions diplexer and multiplexer layout; some of the most vital functions for filters this present day. total this booklet used to be very disappointing.

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Computer-Assisted Lead Finding and Optimization: Current by Han van de Waterbeemd, Bernard Testa, Gerd Folkers

By Han van de Waterbeemd, Bernard Testa, Gerd Folkers

Computer-assisted strategies are well-integrated in sleek drug discovery and used for the discovering of latest leads, the optimization of receptor or enzyme affinity, in addition to of pharmacokinetic and physicochemical properties.
during this publication an account is located of present concepts utilized in computer-assisted drug layout. vital subject matters comprise development in chemometrics, molecular modeling and three-d QSAR ways. really new mathematical tools corresponding to genetic algorithms or synthetic neural networks and fuzzy common sense have came upon their software in rational molecular layout. As is abundantly illustrated, in response to contemporary advancements in those disciplines, vital development has been made in lead discovering suggestions. this can be of serious value to the pharmaceutical industry.
hence, all scientists investigating quantitative structure-activity relationships of their broadest experience, in medicinal, agricultural, or environmental chemistry will make the most of this book.

Content:
Chapter 1 A basic View on Similarity and QSAR stories (pages 7–28): Hugo Kubinyi
Chapter 2 Prediction of Acute Mammalian Toxicity from Molecular constitution for a various Set of Substituted Anilines utilizing Regression research and Computational Neural Networks (pages 29–48): Stephen Roger Johnson and Peter C. Jurs
Chapter three Modeling with out Boundary stipulations: a topic in QSAR Validation (pages 49–63): Alessandro Giuliani and Romualdo Benigni
Chapter four INLR (Implicit Non?linear Latent variable Regression). II. Blockscaling of improved phrases with QSAR Examples (pages 65–79): Anders Berglund and Svante Wold
Chapter five MOLSURF ? a Generator of Chemical Descriptors for QSAR (pages 81–92): in line with Sjoberg
Chapter 6 Kohonen Neural community: a unique method of look for Bioisosteric teams (pages 93–106): Soheila Anzali, Gerhard Barnickel, Michael Krug, Markus Wagener and Johann Gasteiger
Chapter 7 Genetic collection of try out sequence (pages 107–122): James Devillers and Daniel Domine
Chapter eight Combinatorial Docking (pages 123–133): Hans?Joachim Bohm
Chapter nine Quantification of Molecular Similarity and Its program to Combinatorial Chemistry (pages 135–156): Richard A. Lewis, Andrew C. strong and Stephen D. Pickett
Chapter 10 Exploiting Molecular variety: Pharmacophore looking out and Compound Clustering (pages 157–178): Vincent J. van Geerestein, Hans Hamersma and Steven P. van Helden
Chapter eleven at the merits of appealing Pseudo?Potentials in a Genetic set of rules process for Structure?Based Library Screening (pages 179–188): Jochen Antel, Ingmar Reuter and Dietmar Schomburg
Chapter 12 clever Combinatorial Libraries (pages 189–208): Torbjorn Lundstedt, Sergio Clementi, Gabriele Cruciani, handbook Pastor, Nouna Kettaneh, consistent with M. Andersson, Anna Linusson, Michael Sjostrom, Svante Wold and Bo Norden
Chapter thirteen Molecular Dynamics Simulations As a device to enquire the Three?Dimensional variety of Peptide and Pseudopeptide Libraries (pages 209–221): Gerard Grassy, Abdelaziz Yasri, Pierre Sans, Anne?Marie Armbruster, Roger Lahana and Jean?Luc Fauchere
Chapter 14 CATALYST Pharmacophore types and Their software As Queries for looking 3D Databases (pages 223–240): Peter W. Sprague and Remy Hoffmann
Chapter 15 the character and Geometry of Intermolecular Interactions: mixture of 3D?Database details with Theoretical instruments (pages 241–252): Jos P. M. Lommerse, Robin Taylor, Frank H. Allen and Sarah L. Price
Chapter sixteen Non?supervised Neural Networks: a brand new category software to procedure huge Databases (pages 253–264): Dmitri B. Kireev, Frederic Ros, Philippe Bernard, Jacques R. Chretien and Natalia Rozhkova
Chapter 17 Physicochemical homes in Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics (pages 265–276): Dennis A Smith
Chapter 18 Experimental and Theoretical Predictions of Intestinal Drug Absorption (pages 277–289): Katrin Palm, in keeping with Artursson and Kristina Luthman
Chapter 19 QSAR ways in Mutagenicity and Carcinogenicity Estimation (pages 291–312): Romualdo Benigni and Alessandro Giuliani
Chapter 20 facing Metabolic Variability in the course of Drug improvement (pages 313–331): Luc P. Balant, Marianne Gex?Fabry and Effie A. Balant?Gorgia
Chapter 21 Molecular Modelling of Cytochromes P450 (pages 333–354): David F. V. Lewis
Chapter 22 Relative Stabilities of Nitrenium Intermediates in Carbazoles Mutagenic sequence (pages 355–366): Stephane Chemtob, Christiane Mercier, Veronique Andre and Pascal Gauduchon
Chapter 23 Hydrogen Bond energy Estimation through the HYBOT software package deal (pages 367–378): Oleg A. Raevsky
Chapter 24 area choice in 3D?QSAR (pages 379–395): Gabriele Cruciani, Manuel Pastor and Sergio Clementi
Chapter 25 The FLEX technique: another for Receptor?Ligand Docking and Computing Crystal Conformations (pages 397–420): Thomas Lengauer
Chapter 26 Molecular Partial Similarity utilizing Surface?Volume Comparisons (pages 421–432): Tim D. J. Perkins and Philip M. Dean
Chapter 27 a number of box Alignment of versatile Molecules (pages 433–442): Michael Lipkin, David Salt, Watcyn Wynn and Martyn Ford
Chapter 28 A Stereoselective Pharmacophoric version of the Serotonin Re?uptake web site (pages 443–459): Klaus Gundertofte, Klaus P. Bogeso and Tommy Liljefors
Chapter 29 3D?QSAR research of the Binding of Triazine Herbicides to a Monoclonal Antibody (pages 461–471): Roger Lahana, Peter McWilliams, John Holland and W. Graham Richards
Chapter 30 The function of Water in Receptor?Ligand Interactions. A 3D?QSAR process (pages 473–484): Manuel Pastor and Gabriele Cruciani
Chapter 31 Modelling of the Interactions of a few Inhibitors with the PGHS?1 through BIODOCK ? a Stochastic method of the automatic Docking of Ligands to Biomacromolecules (pages 485–495): Alessandro Pedretti, Anna Maria Villa, Luigi Villa and Giulio Vistoli
Chapter 32 improvement of a Genetic set of rules technique specifically Designed for the comparability of Molecular types: software to the Elucidation of the Benzodiazepine Receptor Pharmacophore (pages 497–509): Nathalie Meurice, Laurence Leherte, Daniel P. Vercauteren, Jean?Jacques Bourguignon and Camille G. Wermuth
Chapter 33 sign Transduction through G Protein?Coupled Receptors: Ternary Complexes As Secondary Proton Pumps and GTP Synthases (pages 511–526): Paul H. J. Nederkoorn and Henk Timmerman
Chapter 34 advanced structures: at the Simulation of Nature and the character of Simulation: The Chaotic Hierarchy and Interactive New Media Installations (pages 527–542): Michael Klein

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Cabling Handbook, The (2nd Edition) by John R. Vacca

By John R. Vacca

The Cabling guide, moment variation is an intensive, up to date professional's consultant to each element of LAN and telecommunications cabling, from making plans via install and administration. From classification five twisted pair to the newest fiber-to-the-desktop suggestions, it is all the following: criteria, product comparisons, topology and structure layout, electric and defense issues, and extra. This new moment version has been up to date with broad new insurance of fiber applied sciences, domestic networking, cable modems, and plenty of different key subject matters. It deals specialist tips for each step of the cabling approach lifecycle, from making plans and specification, to picking installers, checking out, certification, and upkeep. Cabling professional John Vacca is going past LANs, reviewing key cable-related matters linked to campus networks, WANs, the net and xDSL, in addition to trendy more and more doable instant possible choices. you are going to additionally locate wide insurance of instruments and strategies for documenting and handling cabling platforms. The ebook comprises certain, up to date listings of best cable installers, fiber optic cable brands, cable labeling owners, instant platforms prone, and extra. even if you purchase, promote, or deal with cabling structures, The Cabling guide, moment version may help you maximize caliber and reduce disruption -- now, and for many years to come back.

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