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  • Introduction to Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Second Edition

    Edited by Douglas M. Marshall, Richard K. Barnhart, Eric Shappee, Michael Thomas Most

    The proliferation of technological capability, miniaturization, and demand for aerial intelligence is pushing unmanned aerial systems (UAS) into the realm of a multi-billion dollar industry. This book surveys the UAS landscape from history to future applications. It discusses commercial…

    Hardback – 2016-03-14 
    CRC Press

  • Our Space Environment, Opportunities, Stakes and Dangers

    By Claude Nicollier, Roger-Maurice Bonnet, Thomas Schildknecht, Daniel Neuenschwander, Werner Schmutz

    The space surrounding our planet is full of opportunities and resources. Ranging from a hundred to a few thousand kilometers around Earth, our space-neighborhood offers an excellent vantage point to the universe, and a great opportunity to push the frontiers of science and knowledge. Manned…

    Hardback – 2016-01-15 
    EPFL Press

  • Crush Mechanics of Thin-Walled Tubes

    By Dai-heng Chen

    Thin-walled structures can be used to absorb impact energy during a vehicle collision. Crush Mechanics of Thin-Walled Tubes describes the analysis and design of these lightweight elements and thoroughly explains the deformation behaviors of thin-walled hollow members under crushing loading. The…

    Hardback – 2016-01-13 
    CRC Press

  • Power Mechanisms of Rotational and Cyclic Motions

    By Boris M. Klebanov, Morel Groper

      From the Physiology of Machines to the Anatomy of Machines An offshoot stemming from the author’s previous book detailing the makeup and composition of a machine, Power Mechanisms of Rotational and Cyclic Motions provides an in-depth analysis of machine structure and operation. An important…

    Hardback – 2015-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Principles of Adaptive Optics, Fourth Edition

    By Robert K. Tyson

    Principles of Adaptive Optics describes the foundations, principles, and applications of adaptive optics (AO) and its enabling technologies. Addressing the fundamentals of AO at the core of new uses in biomedical imaging, communications, high-energy lasers, and astronomy, this fully revised and…

    Hardback – 2015-11-24
    CRC Press

  • Smart Autonomous Aircraft

    Flight Control and Planning for UAV

    By Yasmina Bestaoui Sebbane

    With the extraordinary growth of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) in research, military, and commercial contexts, there has been a need for a reference that provides a comprehensive look at the latest research in the area. Filling this void, Smart Autonomous Aircraft: Flight Control and Planning for…

    Hardback – 2015-11-18
    CRC Press

  • Essentials of Computational Fluid Dynamics

    By Jens-Dominik Mueller

    Covered from the vantage point of a user of a commercial flow package, Essentials of Computational Fluid Dynamics provides the information needed to competently operate a commercial flow solver. This book provides a physical description of fluid flow, outlines the strengths and weaknesses of…

    Paperback – 2015-11-06
    CRC Press

  • Ionizing Radiation Effects in Electronics

    From Memories to Imagers

    Edited by Marta Bagatin, Simone Gerardin

    Ionizing Radiation Effects in Electronics: From Memories to Imagers delivers comprehensive coverage of the effects of ionizing radiation on state-of-the-art semiconductor devices. The book also offers valuable insight into modern radiation-hardening techniques. The text begins by providing…

    Hardback – 2015-11-03
    CRC Press
    Devices, Circuits, and Systems

  • Analytical Fluid Dynamics, Third Edition

    By George Emanuel

    New Edition Now Covers Shock-Wave Analysis An in-depth presentation of analytical methods and physical foundations, Analytical Fluid Dynamics, Third Edition breaks down the "how" and "why" of fluid dynamics. While continuing to cover the most fundamental topics in fluid mechanics, this latest work…

    Hardback – 2015-10-28
    CRC Press

  • Facing the Unexpected in Flight

    Human Limitations and Interaction with Technology in the Cockpit

    By Jean Pinet

    Airline pilots often have to face sudden, unexpected situations that can become potentially dangerous. They are trained to deal with these situations, but sometimes the lack of time before the situation deteriorates and the associated stress can compromise their basic cognitive sequence and lead to…

    Hardback – 2015-10-27
    CRC Press

  • Fluctuation Mechanism and Control on System Instantaneous Availability

    By Yi Yang, Yong-Li Yu, Li-Chao Wang

    Fluctuation Mechanism and Control on System Instantaneous Availability facilitates the development of modeling and identification skills for both theoretical research and applications. Supplying a systematic introduction to the basic results in fluctuation analysis of instantaneous availability, it…

    Hardback – 2015-10-23
    CRC Press

  • Multiphysics and Multiscale Modeling

    Techniques and Applications

    By Young W. Kwon

    Written to appeal to a wide field of engineers and scientists who work on multiscale and multiphysics analysis, Multiphysics and Multiscale Modeling: Techniques and Applications is dedicated to the many computational techniques and methods used to develop man-made systems as well as understand…

    Hardback – 2015-10-05
    CRC Press

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