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  • Random Processes for Engineers

    A Primer

    By Arthur David Snider

    This book offers a simplified approach to random processes for the non-specialist and advises the reader on how to best predict its behavior, both from raw data and theoretical models. With a premise based on the idea that new techniques are best introduced by specific, low-dimensional…

    Hardback – 2017-01-11 
    CRC Press

  • Design of Electrical Transmission Lines

    Line and System Modeling

    By Sriram Kalaga, Prasad Yenumula

    Line design is a very specialized field involving spatial constraints, high performance conductors, lightning protection, cable vibrations, digital terrain surveying, Fiber optic communication wires along with some exciting software developments over the past two decades. In the West, billions of…

    Hardback – 2017-01-01 
    CRC Press

  • Island Power Systems

    By Lukas Sigrist, Enrique Lobato, Francisco M. Echavarren, Ignacio Egido, Luis Rouco

    A major concern of island power systems is frequency stability. A power system is said to be frequency stable if its generators are able to supply their loads at a frequency within acceptable limits after a disturbance. Frequency instability occurs if load-generation imbalances are not corrected in…

    Hardback – 2016-12-22 
    CRC Press

  • Adaptive Control for Robotic Manipulators

    Edited by Dan Zhang, Bin Wei

    The robotic mechanism and its controller make a complete system. As the robotic mechanism is reconfigured, the control system has to be adapted accordingly. The need for the reconfiguration usually arises from the changing functional requirements. This book will focus on the adaptive control of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-05 
    CRC Press

  • Sensor Systems

    Fundamentals and Applications

    By Clarence W. de Silva

    This book covers sensors and multiple sensor systems, including sensor networks and multi-sensor data fusion. It presents the physics and principles of operation and discusses sensor selection, ratings and performance specifications, necessary hardware and software for integration into an…

    Hardback – 2016-11-18 
    CRC Press

  • Theory, Design, and Applications of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

    By A. R. Jha, Ph.D.

    This book provides a complete overview of the theory, design, and applications of unmanned aerial vehicles. It covers the basics, including definitions, attributes, manned vs. unmanned, design considerations, life cycle costs, architecture, components, air vehicle, payload, communications, data…

    Hardback – 2016-11-09 
    CRC Press

  • Model Free Adaptive Control

    Theory and Applications

    By Zhongsheng Hou, Shangtai Jin

    Model Free Adaptive Control: Theory and Applications summarizes theory and applications of model-free adaptive control (MFAC). MFAC is a novel adaptive control method for the unknown discrete-time nonlinear systems with time-varying parameters and time-varying structure, and the design and analysis…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    CRC Press

  • Instrumentation

    Operation, Measurement, Scope and Application of Instruments

    By N.V.S. Raju

    This book, Instrumentation: Operation, Measurement, Scope and Application of Instruments, provides various concepts, theoretical and practical knowledge and develops the techno-managerial skill in the field of instrumentation. Various possible methods of measurements of commonly used instruments…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    CRC Press

  • Power Transmissions

    Proceedings of the International Conference on Power Transmissions 2016 (ICPT 2016), Chongqing, P.R. China, 27-30 October 2016

    Edited by Datong Qin

    This book presents papers from the International Conference on Power Transmissions 2016, held in Chongqing, P.R. China, 27th-30th October 2016. The main objective of this conference is to provide a forum for the most recent advances, addressing the challenges in modern mechanical transmissions…

    Hardback – 2016-10-27 
    CRC Press

  • Doubly Fed Induction Generators

    Control for Wind Energy

    By Edgar N. Sanchez, Riemann Ruiz-Cruz

    Doubly Fed Induction Generators: Control for Wind Energy provides a detailed source of information on the modeling and design of controllers for the doubly fed induction generator (DFIG) used in wind energy applications. Focusing on the use of nonlinear control techniques, this book: Discusses…

    Hardback – 2016-10-10
    CRC Press
    Automation and Control Engineering

  • Large Scale Networks

    Modeling and Simulation

    By Radu Dobrescu, Florin Ionescu

    This book offers a rigorous analysis of the achievements in the field of traffic control in large networks, oriented on two main aspects: the self-similarity in traffic behaviour and the scale-free characteristic of a complex network. Additionally, the authors propose a new insight in understanding…

    Hardback – 2016-10-10
    CRC Press

  • Measurement and Safety

    Edited by Béla G. Lipták, Kriszta Venczel

    The Instrument and Automation Engineers’ Handbook (IAEH) is the #1 process automation handbook in the world. Volume one of the Fifth Edition, Measurement and Safety, covers safety sensors and the detectors of physical properties. Measurement and Safety is an invaluable resource that: Describes…

    Hardback – 2016-10-06
    CRC Press

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