Building Maintenance Processes and Practices: The Case of a by Abdul Lateef Olanrewaju,Abdul-Rashid Abdul-Aziz

By Abdul Lateef Olanrewaju,Abdul-Rashid Abdul-Aziz

This booklet is designed to be an inclusive for the easiest perform method of development upkeep administration, the place the strategies, methods and operational platforms meet a excessive ordinary and educational competence. It deals a distinct viewpoint on construction upkeep administration via proposing the schematic construction upkeep worth chain version and it’s implementation in Malaysian collage constructions. The findings express an development to development functionality, decrease upkeep expense, development sustainability and elevated upkeep carrier consumer satisfaction. The studying results and summaries supplied for every bankruptcy and the huge use of tables and figures upload to the clarity of the text. Though the ebook is predicated on info from Malaysia, it's worthwhile for a wider viewers, and the casual writing kind makes it an attractive reference source. This ebook is valuable for readers who're practitioners, pros and for educational associations that supply courses in the construction box, together with structure, volume surveying, civil engineering, construction and facility administration, estate administration, actual property. it is going to even be of curiosity to governments and others excited about the development industry.

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Leistungselektronische Schaltungen: Funktion, Auslegung und by Dierk Schröder

By Dierk Schröder

Die Bedeutung der Leistungselektronik ist in den vergangenen Jahren sowohl bei den Schaltungstechniken und den Leistungsbereichen wie auch bei den Anwendungen gewachsen. Diese Entwicklungen wurden in die 2. Auflage des vierten Bandes der Reihe „Elektrische Antriebe" berücksichtigt. Neu hinzugekommen sind Abschnitte zu brückenlosen PFC-Schaltungen, aktiven Filtern und Zusatzbeanspruchungen der Drehfeld-Maschinen aufgrund steiler Schaltflanken sowie zu den Anwendungsfeldern Photovoltaik, Windkraftwerke, Hybrid- und Brennstoffzellen-Fahrzeuge.

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Synergies for Sustainable Energy (Artech House Power by Elvin Yuzugullu

By Elvin Yuzugullu

Here’s a one-stop quantity that addresses the entire diversity of fresh strength applied sciences and linked matters. The publication highlights synergistic possibilities, exhibiting you the way strength efforts in numerous sectors might be built-in to leverage each one one’s power. additionally, you find what those possibilities suggest at neighborhood, nearby, and international scales, and learn the way varied stakeholder priorities might be managed.

You get a world image of severe power issues, together with the prestige of assets, intake traits, know-how improvement and find out how those elements are effected by way of comparable social, political, and environmental concerns. you're guided via all the a number of fresh strength applied sciences, getting to know vital proof, expertise fundamentals, key gamers, markets, correct analyses and effects, and demanding situations and opportunities.This invaluable reference offers functional instruments to assist in decision-making efforts and case stories that offer a real-world perspective.

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Power-Switching Converters, Third Edition by Simon Ang,Alejandro Oliva

By Simon Ang,Alejandro Oliva

Significantly improved and up to date with broad revisions, new fabric, and a brand new bankruptcy on rising purposes of switching converters, Power-Switching Converters, 3rd Edition deals an analogous depended on, obtainable, and finished info as its bestselling predecessors. just like the 2 prior versions, this ebook can be utilized for an introductory in addition to a extra complex course.

Chapters start with an creation to switching converters and easy switching converter topologies. access point chapters proceed with a dialogue of resonant converters, remoted switching converters, and the keep watch over schemes of switching converters. Skipping to chapters 10 and eleven, the subject material consists of an exam of interleaved converters and switched capacitor converters to around out and entire the review of switching converter topologies.

More specific chapters contain the continual time-modeling and discrete-time modeling of switching converters in addition to analog regulate and electronic regulate. complicated fabric covers instruments for the simulation of switching converters (including either PSpice and Matlab simulations) and the elemental strategies essential to comprehend a variety of real and rising purposes for switching converters, equivalent to strength issue correction, LED drivers, low-noise converters, and switching converters topologies for sunlight and gasoline cells.

The ultimate bankruptcy includes a number of entire layout examples, together with experimental designs that could be used as technical references or for sophistication laboratory tasks. Supplementary info is accessible at together with slides, PSpice examples (designed to run at the OrCAD 9.2 scholar model and PSIM software program) and MATLAB scripts.

Continuing the august culture of its predecessors, Power-Switching Converters, 3rd Edition presents introductory and complex info on all elements of strength switching converters to offer scholars the cast starting place and appropriate wisdom required to improve during this transforming into field.

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Microgrid Technology and Engineering Application by Fusheng Li,Ruisheng Li,Fengquan Zhou

By Fusheng Li,Ruisheng Li,Fengquan Zhou

This e-book relies at the authors’ examine and microgrid tasks seeing that 2009, and is the main up to date source at the improvement of microgrid applied sciences. as well as easy facility and community layout options, it covers comparable matters together with energy provide programming and effort optimization, this means that it may possibly function a unmarried quantity connection with the total microgrid process implementation.

  • Provides a scientific advent to the elemental options, key applied sciences, and functional layout equipment of microgrids
  • Covers the theoretical layout and implementation of microgrid amenities, together with sensible operational matters, tracking and keep an eye on. The stability of theoretical and utilized content material may be of actual worth to engineers who're specifying and layout structures in areas with restricted event of microgrid systems
  • Includes real-life examples and initiatives to assist enforce the content material effectively

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Intelligent Transportation Systems – Problems and by Aleksander Sladkowski,Wieslaw Pamula

By Aleksander Sladkowski,Wieslaw Pamula

This ebook provides a dialogue of difficulties encountered within the deployment of clever delivery structures (ITS). It places emphasis at the early projects of designing and proofing the concept that of integration of applied sciences in clever shipping platforms. In its first half the ebook concentrates at the layout difficulties of city ITS. the second one a part of the publication positive factors case experiences consultant for the several modes of shipping. those are freight delivery, rail delivery and aerospace delivery encompassing additionally area stations. The ebook offers principles for deployment that may be built by means of scientists and engineers engaged within the layout of clever delivery structures. it could possibly even be utilized in the educational of experts, scholars and post-graduate scholars in universities and shipping excessive schools.

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Nuclear Reactor Kinetics and Plant Control (An Advanced by Yoshiaki Oka,Katsuo Suzuki

By Yoshiaki Oka,Katsuo Suzuki

figuring out time-dependent behaviors of nuclear reactors and the equipment in their keep watch over is vital to the operation and safeguard of nuclear energy crops. This publication presents graduate scholars, researchers, and engineers in nuclear engineering complete details on either the elemental idea of nuclear reactor kinetics and keep an eye on and the cutting-edge perform in genuine vegetation, in addition to the assumption of the way to bridge the 2. the 1st half makes a speciality of realizing basic nuclear kinetics. It introduces not on time neutrons, fission chain reactions, element kinetics idea, reactivity feedbacks, and comparable dimension thoughts. the second one half is helping readers to know the theories and perform of nuclear strength plant keep watch over. It introduces keep an eye on conception, nuclear reactor balance, and the operation and keep watch over of current nuclear energy crops equivalent to a customary pressurized water reactor, a standard boiling water reactor, the prototype quick breeder reactor Monju, and the high-temperature gas-cooled attempt reactor (HTTR). anyplace attainable, the layout and operation info for those crops are provided.

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Environmental Solutions: Environmental Problems and the by Franklin J. Agardy,Nelson Leonard Nemerow

By Franklin J. Agardy,Nelson Leonard Nemerow

In our altering global, society calls for extra complete and considerate ideas from environmental engineers, environmental experts and scientists facing the degradation of the environment. Lead via Nelson Nemerow and Franklin Agardy, specialists in company, academia, govt and perform were introduced jointly in Environmental Solutions to supply tips for those environmental professionals.

The reader is gifted with quite a few options to universal and never so universal environmental difficulties which lay the foundation for environmental advocates to choose which options will paintings top for his or her specific situations. This e-book discusses chemical, organic, actual, forensic, clinical, foreign, monetary, political, industrial-collaborative suggestions and ideas for rural and constructing nations giving readers the liberty to guage numerous ideas and make knowledgeable judgements. finish of bankruptcy questions and extra assets are integrated making this a useful instructing instrument and perfect reference for these at the moment desirous about bettering and conserving our environment.

  • Contributions via overseas specialists in executive, undefined, and academia.
  • Editors are famous because the editors of Environmental Engineering, the simplest promoting name released via John Wiley.
  • The first action-oriented booklet for environmental engineers.

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Casing and Liners for Drilling and Completion: Design and by Ted G. Byrom

By Ted G. Byrom

Once regarded as area of interest know-how, operators this day are using extra possibilities with casing and liners as formations and environments develop in trouble, in particular with the novel oil and gasoline increase. Casing and liners for Drilling and Completions, second version presents the engineer and good dressmaker with up to date info on serious homes, mechanics, layout fundamentals and most recent functions for today’s kind of good. Renovated and simplified to hide operational issues, strain so much, and choice steps, this guide provides the information to execute the basic and basic positive factors of casing and liners. Bonus beneficial properties include:

  • Additional word list further to give an explanation for oil box terminology
  • New appendix on priceless on a daily basis formulation equivalent to axial pressure, shear tension in tubes and imperative rigidity components
  • Listing component to acronyms, notations, symbols and constants for speedy reference
  • Concise step by step uncomplicated casing layout technique with examples
  • Thorough assurance and pointers on vital box perform for deploy topics
  • Advanced equipment for serious and horizontal good casing layout together with hydraulic fracturing
  • Exhaustive appendices on foundational issues: devices & nomenclature, sturdy mechanics, hydrostatics, borehole setting & rock mechanics, and a precis of priceless formulas

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