Extreme Environment Electronics
The Industrial Information Technology Handbook
The Power Electronics Handbook
Switched Reluctance Motor Drives Modeling, Simulation, Analysis, Design, and Applications
By John D. Cressler, H. Alan Mantooth
July 08, 2021
Unfriendly to conventional electronic devices, circuits, and systems, extreme environments represent a serious challenge to designers and mission architects. The first truly comprehensive guide to this specialized field, Extreme Environment Electronics explains the essential aspects of designing ...
By Richard Zurawski
November 29, 2004
The Industrial Information Technology Handbook focuses on existing and emerging industrial applications of IT, and on evolving trends that are driven by the needs of companies and by industry-led consortia and organizations. Emphasizing fast growing areas that have major impacts on industrial ...
By Timothy L. Skvarenina
November 20, 2001
Less expensive, lighter, and smaller than its electromechanical counterparts, power electronics lie at the very heart of controlling and converting electric energy, which in turn lies at the heart of making that energy useful. From household appliances to space-faring vehicles, the applications of ...
By Witold Pedrycz
October 12, 2017
Information granules, as encountered in natural language, are implicit in nature. To make them fully operational so they can be effectively used to analyze and design intelligent systems, information granules need to be made explicit. An emerging discipline, granular computing focuses on ...
By K.S. Tang, T.M. Chan, R.J. Yin, K.F. Man
March 09, 2018
The first book to focus on jumping genes outside bioscience and medicine, Multiobjective Optimization Methodology: A Jumping Gene Approach introduces jumping gene algorithms designed to supply adequate, viable solutions to multiobjective problems quickly and with low computational cost. Better ...
By V. Çağrı Güngör, Gerhard P. Hancke
March 29, 2017
The collaborative nature of industrial wireless sensor networks (IWSNs) brings several advantages over traditional wired industrial monitoring and control systems, including self-organization, rapid deployment, flexibility, and inherent intelligent processing. In this regard, IWSNs play a vital ...
By Fang Lin Luo, Ye Hong
March 29, 2017
Energy conversion techniques are key in power electronics and even more so in renewable energy source systems, which require a large number of converters. Renewable Energy Systems: Advanced Conversion Technologies and Applications describes advanced conversion technologies and provides design ...
By Evangelia Miche Tzanakou
December 28, 1999
There are many books on neural networks, some of which cover computational intelligence, but none that incorporate both feature extraction and computational intelligence, as Supervised and Unsupervised Pattern Recognition does. This volume describes the application of a novel, unsupervised pattern ...
By R. Krishnan
June 28, 2001
The switched reluctance machine (SRM) is the least expensive electrical machine to produce, yet one of the most reliable. As such, research has blossomed during the last decade, and the SRM and variable drive systems using SRMs are receiving considerable attention from industry. Because they ...
By Juan Jose Rodriguez Andina, Eduardo de la Torre Arnanz, Maria Dolores Valdes
February 21, 2017
Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs) are currently recognized as the most suitable platform for the implementation of complex digital systems targeting an increasing number of industrial electronics applications. They cover a huge variety of application areas, such as: aerospace, food industry, ...
By Sergio Alberto Gonzalez, Santiago Andres Verne, Maria Ines Valla
March 29, 2017
Modern semiconductor devices have reached high current and voltage levels, and their power-handling limits can be extended if they are used in multilevel converter configurations. To create high-performance and reliable control designs, however, engineers need in-depth understanding of the ...
By Nicola Femia, Giovanni Petrone, Giovanni Spagnuolo, Massimo Vitelli
December 18, 2012
Incentives provided by European governments have resulted in the rapid growth of the photovoltaic (PV) market. Many PV modules are now commercially available, and there are a number of power electronic systems for processing the electrical power produced by PV systems, especially for grid-connected...