Category: Engineering Transportation

Download E-books An Introduction to Physical Geography and the Environment (3rd Edition) PDF

By Joseph Holden

This hugely revered and best-selling textbook offers an attractive and complete advent to the main issues inside of actual geography. It makes a speciality of figuring out the inter-linkages among methods, locations and environments and is absolutely illustrated to illustrate how the actual atmosphere works. An creation to actual Geography and the surroundings is observed via a wealthy and broad diversity of digital help assets together with up to date weblinks proper for every bankruptcy, a number of selection questions, fieldwork workouts, interactive types and movies. The textual content is appropriate for either undergraduate and postgraduate examine within the box of actual geography.

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Download E-books Signal Processing in Noise Waveform Radar (Artech House Radar Library (Hardcover)) PDF

By Krzysztof Kulpa

This e-book is dedicated to the rising expertise of noise waveform radar and its sign processing facets. it's a new form of radar, which use noise-like waveform to light up the objective. The publication comprises an advent to easy radar idea, ranging from classical pulse radar, sign compression, and wave radar. The booklet then discusses the homes, problems and power of noise radar structures, essentially for low-power and short-range civil purposes. The contribution of recent sign processing concepts to creating noise radar functional are emphasised, and alertness examples are given.

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Download E-books Track/Train Dynamics and Design: Advanced Techniques PDF

By Gerald J. Moyar, Walter D. Pilkey, Barbara F. Pilkey

Track/Train Dynamics and layout: complicated ideas stories the development that has been made within the improvement and functions of complex analytical concepts for bettering the dynamic balance, protection, and reliability of present new release rail freight car parts and song constructions. issues lined diversity from structural mechanics and tension research easy methods to and fabric technology ideas for the prediction of fracture and put on in railroad purposes. the character of expertise move from different software components, significantly aerospace, is taken into account, in addition to the original nature of a few railroad difficulties. This publication is produced from 26 chapters and opens with an summary of part II of the Cooperative Track-Train Dynamics application, together with its major targets, projects, and development. The reader is then brought to the state-of-the-art of rail analytical options and cost/benefit matters linked to railways and railroad transportation. the subsequent chapters discover physique centerplate fatigue cracking; mathematical versions for track/train dynamics; wheel and rail put on in the course of freight vehicle curving; and alertness of complex tension research concepts within the layout of freight motor vehicle parts. the appliance of finite point research to the learn of railroad wheel failure phenomena can be defined. This monograph might be an invaluable source for transportation and mechanical engineers, specifically these facing railroads.

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Download E-books Advanced High-Strength Steels: Science, Technology, and Applications PDF

Complicated High-Strength Steels (AHSS) are the quickest growing to be fabric in present day car and are designed to leverage metal because the optimal car fabric. This ebook offers a accomplished account of the structure-property courting in AHSS. It examines the categories, microstructures and attributes of AHSS. It additionally reports the present and destiny functions, the advantages, traits, and evironmental and sustainability matters. A compelling function of the ebook is its vast use of estate charts and microstructures to simplify visualization of the ensuing attributes of AHSS. This publication is meant to be a textbook/reference.

About the writer: Mahmoud Y. Demeri holds a BSc in Chemistry/Physics, MS in stable nation technology, MS in machine managed platforms, and a Ph.D. in Metallurgical Engineering. He has held positions at Ford clinical study Labs and FormSys, Inc. He has served as Chairman and Council Member for varied committees together with the USAMP/AMP Board of administrators, TMS Shaping & Forming Committee, and TMS fabrics Processing & production department (MPMD). Dr. Demeri has authored 70 technical papers and examine reviews, provided 39 technical papers, prepared nationwide and foreign meetings, and edited 4 technical lawsuits. He has been an energetic writer and contributor to ASM Handbooks, released an ASTM foreign common try, and served as NSF Panel consultant and Adjunct Professor at Lawrence Technological college. His occupation has founded on checking out, choice and functions of light-weight fabrics.

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