232 pages | 103 B/W Illus.
Renamed to reflect the increased role of digital electronics in modern flight control systems, Cary Spitzer's industry-standard Digital Avionics Handbook, Second Edition is available in two comprehensive volumes designed to provide focused coverage for specialists working in different areas of avionics development. The second installment, Avionics: Development and Implementation explores the practical side of avionics. The book examines such topics as modeling and simulation, electronic hardware reliability, certification, fault tolerance, and several examples of real-world applications. New chapters discuss RTCA DO-297/EUROCAE ED-124 integrated modular avionics development and the Genesis platform.
Processes for Engineering a System; James N. Martin
Digital Avionics Modeling and Simulation; Jack Strauss, Joseph Lyvers, Terry Venema, and Grant Stumpf
Formal Methods; Sally C. Johnson and Ricky W. Butler
Electronic Hardware Reliability; Nikhil Vichare, Ping Zhao, Diganta Das, and Michael G. Pecht
Electromagnetic Environment; Richard Hess
RTCA DO-297/EUROCAE ED-124 Integrated Modular Avionics (IMA) Design Guidance and Certification Considerations; Cary R. Spitzer
Certification of Civil Avionics; G. Frank McCormick
Fault-Tolerant Avionics; Ellis F. Hitt and Dennis Mulcare
Boeing B-777; Michael J. Morgan
New Avionics Systems-Airbus A330/A340; Peter Potocki de Montalk
McDonnell Douglas MD-11 Avionics System; Gordon R.A. Sandell
Genesis Platform; Randy Walter and Chris Watkins
Advanced Distributed Architectures; Jim Moore