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A Selection of Electronic Engineering Technology Books Available at Wake Tech
Introduction to Electric Circuits by
Call Number: TK 454 .J28 2012
Publication Date: 2015-07-26
First published in 1959, this classic work has been used as a core text by hundreds of thousands of college and university students enrolled in introductory circuit analysis courses. Acclaimed for its clear, concise explanations of difficult concepts, its comprehensive problem sets andexercises, and its authoritative coverage, this edition includes the latest developments in the field. With extensive new coverage of AC and DC motors and generators; a wealth of exercises, diagrams, and photos; and over 150 Multisim circuit simulations on an accompanying CD, this is the essentialtext for introducing electric circuits.
Schaum's Outline of Electromagnetics, Fifth Edition by
Call Number: QC 760 .E35 2019
Publication Date: 2018-10-22
Mahmood Nahvi, PhD, is a professor of engineering at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, California. His areas of expertise include network theory, control theory, communications engineering, signal processing, neural networks, adaptive control and learning in synthetic and living systems, communication and control in the central nervous system, and engineering education. Dr. Navi has developed computer modules for electric circuits, signals, and systems which improve teaching and learning of the fundamentals of electrical engineering.
A Dictionary of Electronics and Electrical Engineering by
Call Number: TK 7804 .D485 2018
Publication Date: 2018-08-21
This popular dictionary, formerly published as the Penguin Dictionary of Electronics, has been extensively revised and updated, providing more than 5,000 clear, concise, and jargon-free A-Z entries on key terms, theories, and practices in the areas of electronics and electrical science. Topicscovered include circuits, power, systems, magnetic devices, control theory, communications, signal processing, and telecommunications, together with coverage of applications areas such as image processing, storage, and electronic materials. The dictionary is enhanced by dozens of equations andnearly 400 diagrams.It also includes 16 appendices listing mathematical tables and other useful data, including essential graphical and mathematical symbols, fundamental constants, technical reference tables, mathematical support tools, and major innovations in electricity and electronics. More than 50 useful web linksare also included with appropriate entries, accessible via a dedicated companion website.A Dictionary of Electronics and Electrical Engineering is the most up-to-date quick reference dictionary available in its field, and is a practical and wide-ranging resource for all students of electronics and of electrical engineering.
Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Seventeenth Edition by
Call Number: TK 151 .S826 2018
Publication Date: 2018-01-08
Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Up-to-date coverage of every facet of electric power in a single volume This fully revised, industry-standard resource offers practical details on every aspect of electric power engineering. The book contains in-depth discussions from more than 100 internationally recognized experts. Generation, transmission, distribution, operation, system protection, and switchgear are thoroughly explained. Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Seventeenth Edition, features brand-new sections on measurement and instrumentation, interconnected power grids, smart grids and microgrids, wind power, solar and photovoltaic power generation, electric machines and transformers, power system analysis, operations, stability and protection, and the electricity market. Coverage includes: * Units, symbols, constants, definitions, and conversion factors * Measurement and instrumentation * Properties of materials * Interconnected power grids * AC and DC power transmission * Power distribution * Smart grids and microgrids * Wind power generation * Solar power generation and energy storage * Substations and switch gear * Power transformers, generators, motors, and drives * Power electronics * Power system analysis, operations, stability, and protection * Electricity markets * Power quality and reliability * Lightning and overvoltage protection * Computer applications in the electric power industry * Standards in electrotechnology, telecommunications, and IT
Ugly's Electrical References, 2014 Edition by
Call Number: TK 151 .U35 2015
Publication Date: 2014-03-21
Ugly's Electrical References, 2014 Edition is designed to be used as an on-the-job reference. Used worldwide by electricians, engineers, contractors, designers, maintenance workers, instructors, and the military; Ugly's contains the most commonly required electrical information in an easy-to-read and easy-to-access format. Ugly's presents a succinct portrait of the most pertinent information all electricians need at their fingertips, including: mathematical formulas, National Electrical Code tables, wiring configurations, conduit bending, voltage drops, and life-saving first aid procedures.
Illustrated Guide to the National Electrical Code by
Call Number: TK 260 .M52 2015
Publication Date: 2014-04-25
This uniquely effective guide helps readers master the 2014 National Electrical Code®, using highly detailed, technically accurate illustrations to make even the most complex aspects of the Code easier to understand and apply. An experienced author, educator, and master electrician, Charles Miller translates the often vague, complicated language of the 2014 NEC into clear, simple instructions and visuals. Topics are organized logically and presented in a convenient, modular format for easy reference, beginning with fundamental concepts and progressing to requirements for various dwellings, from one-family homes to multi-family housing, commercial locations, and special occupancies. The Sixth Edition of this trusted resource provides thorough coverage of changes to the 2014 Code, as well as numerous new and updated illustrations, and additional material on renewable energy sources such as solar and wind power. Comprehensive coverage, an innovative learning approach perfect for today's visual learners, and accurate, up-to-date information make this valuable resource indispensable for beginning and experienced electricians, engineers, and other electrical professionals.
Code Check Electrical by
Call Number: TK 3271 .K37 2014
Publication Date: 2014-06-24
Get an insider's view on the latest electrical codes--from the top resource used by electricians, contractors, and inspectors across the country. Whether you're renovating your home, selling it, or buying a new one, staying up on the latest electrical codes is critical business. What you don't know can compromise your safety and potentially cost you a bundle in violations. Code Check Electrical is your go-to reference for everything you need to know to avoid the most common electrical violations while stressing the central safety principles behind the National Electrical Code. The latest information at your fingertips keeps you up to code. This revised edition has been completely updated to the 2014 National Electrical Code and the 2012 International Residential Code. Spiral bound with durable, laminated pages that can be referenced quickly on-site, this reliable resource clearly details how to: Meet the highest safety standards while drastically reducing code violation callbacks Stay on top of every type of residential electrical system by knowing the most up-to-date information on grounding, bonding, service panels, branch circuits, GFCIs and AFCIs, switches, receptacles, and more Deal with old wiring and bring it up to code Troubleshoot electrical issues related to appliances, lighting, and other household items
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