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Published:
October 13, 2014
Author(s):
Sawan Sen, Samarjit Sengupta, Abhijit Chakrabarti
Electricity Pricing: Regulated, Deregulated and Smart Grid Systems presents proven methods for supplying uninterrupted, high-quality electrical power at a reasonable price to the consumer. Illustrating the evolution of the power market from a monopoly to an open access system, this essential text: 
Published:
September 26, 2014
Author(s):
Alexander D. Poularikas
Adaptive filters are used in many diverse applications, appearing in everything from military instruments to cellphones and home appliances. Adaptive Filtering: Fundamentals of Least Mean Squares with MATLAB® covers the core concepts of this important field, focusing on a vital part of the 
Published:
September 11, 2014
Author(s):
Pedro Ponce, Arturo Molina, Paul Cepeda, Esther Lugo, Brian MacCleery
Agricultural production is one of the main keys to the development of healthy societies. It is anticipated that agricultural systems will increasingly have to contend with temperature, humidity and water stress in the near future. This makes the need to increase the efficiency of land and water use 
Published:
September 03, 2014
Editor(s):
Cary R. Spitzer, Uma Ferrell, Thomas Ferrell
A perennial bestseller, the Digital Avionics Handbook offers a comprehensive view of avionics. Complete with case studies of avionics architectures as well as examples of modern systems flying on current military and civil aircraft, this Third Edition includes: Ten brand-new chapters covering new 
Published:
August 19, 2014
Author(s):
C. Venkatesan
Helicopter Dynamics Introduced in an Organized and Systematic Manner A result of lecture notes for a graduate-level introductory course as well as the culmination of a series of lectures given to designers, engineers, operators, users, and researchers, Fundamentals of Helicopter Dynamics provides 
Published:
August 18, 2014
Author(s):
Ranjan Vepa
Explore Key Concepts and Techniques Associated with Control Configured Elastic Aircraft A rapid rise in air travel in the past decade is driving the development of newer, more energy-efficient, and malleable aircraft. Typically lighter and more flexible than the traditional rigid body, this new 
Published:
June 23, 2014
Author(s):
Han-Fu Chen, Wenxiao Zhao
Recursive Identification and Parameter Estimation describes a recursive approach to solving system identification and parameter estimation problems arising from diverse areas. Supplying rigorous theoretical analysis, it presents the material and proposed algorithms in a manner that makes it easy to 
Published:
April 22, 2014
Author(s):
Anish Deb, Suchismita Ghosh
A Totally Different Outlook on Power Electronic System Analysis Power Electronic Systems: Walsh Analysis with MATLAB® builds a case for Walsh analysis as a powerful tool in the study of power electronic systems. It considers the application of Walsh functions in analyzing power electronic systems, 
Published:
April 07, 2014
Author(s):
Tengfei Liu, Zhong-Ping Jiang, David J. Hill
Significant progress has been made on nonlinear control systems in the past two decades. However, many of the existing nonlinear control methods cannot be readily used to cope with communication and networking issues without nontrivial modifications. For example, small quantization errors may cause 
Published:
March 21, 2014
Author(s):
Hemchandra Madhusudan Shertukde
The demand for alternative energy sources fuels the need for electric power and controls engineers to possess a practical understanding of transformers suitable for solar energy. Meeting that need, Distributed Photovoltaic Grid Transformers begins by explaining the basic theory behind transformers