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Flexible AC Transmission Systems (FACTS): Newton Power-Flow Modeling of Voltage-Sourced Converter Based Controllers

Suman Bhowmick
May 05, 2016

Flexible AC Transmission Systems (FACTS): Newton Power-Flow Modeling of Voltage-Sourced Converter-Based Controllers introduces different voltage-sourced converter (VSC)-based FACTS controllers and VSC-based high-voltage direct current (VSC-HVDC) systems and their working principles, explaining how...

Real-Time and Distributed Real-Time Systems: Theory and Applications

Amitava Gupta, Anil Kumar Chandra, Peter Luksch
May 04, 2016

Digital computers have revolutionized computation and transformed how computers are used to control systems in real life, giving birth to real-time systems. Furthermore, massive developments in the communications domain have made it possible for real-time systems to perform coordinated actions over...

Structural Health Monitoring Technologies and Next-Generation Smart Composite Structures

Jayantha Ananda Epaarachchi, Gayan Chanaka Kahandawa
May 02, 2016

Due to the increased use of composite materials in aerospace, energy, automobile, and civil infrastructure applications, concern over composite material failures has grown, creating a need for smart composite structures that are able to self-diagnose and self-heal. Structural Health Monitoring...

Electronic Design Automation for Integrated Circuits Handbook, Second Edition - Two Volume Set

Luciano Lavagno, Igor L. Markov, Grant E. Martin, Louis K. Scheffer
May 02, 2016

Comprised of two volumes, Electronic Design Automation for Integrated Circuits Handbook, Second Edition addresses all major areas of EDA for integrated circuits (ICs). Chapters contributed by leading experts authoritatively discuss an array of topics ranging from system design to physical...

Electronic Design Automation for IC Implementation, Circuit Design, and Process Technology

Luciano Lavagno, Igor L. Markov, Grant Martin, Louis K. Scheffer
April 26, 2016

The second of two volumes in the Electronic Design Automation for Integrated Circuits Handbook, Second Edition, Electronic Design Automation for IC Implementation, Circuit Design, and Process Technology thoroughly examines real-time logic (RTL) to GDSII (a file format used to transfer data of...

Electronic Design Automation for IC System Design, Verification, and Testing

Luciano Lavagno, Igor L. Markov, Grant Martin, Louis K. Scheffer
April 26, 2016

The first of two volumes in the Electronic Design Automation for Integrated Circuits Handbook, Second Edition, Electronic Design Automation for IC System Design, Verification, and Testing thoroughly examines system-level design, microarchitectural design, logic verification, and testing. Chapters...

Emerging Communication Technologies Based on Wireless Sensor Networks: Current Research and Future Applications

Mubashir Husain Rehmani, Al-Sakib Khan Pathan
April 08, 2016

Emerging Communication Technologies Based on Wireless Sensor Networks: Current Research and Future Applications fills a gap in the existing literature by combining a plethora of WSN-based emerging technologies into a single source so that researchers can form opinions regarding these technologies....

Quantum Physics for Beginners

Zbigniew Ficek
April 06, 2016

The textbook covers the background theory of various effects discussed from first principles, as clearly as possible, to introduce students to the main ideas of quantum physics and to teach the basic mathematical methods and techniques used in the fields of advanced quantum physics, atomic physics,...

Problems and Solutions in Quantum Physics

Zbigniew Ficek
April 06, 2016

Readers studying the abstract field of quantum physics need to solve plenty of practical, especially quantitative, problems. This book contains tutorial problems with solutions for the textbook Quantum Physics for Beginners. It places emphasis on basic problems of quantum physics together with some...

Photovoltaic Laboratory: Safety, Code-Compliance, and Commercial Off-the-Shelf Equipment

Peter T. Parrish
April 05, 2016

Photovoltaic Laboratory: Safety, Code-Compliance, and Commercial Off-the-Shelf Equipment is the only textbook that offers students the opportunity to design, build, test, and troubleshoot practical PV systems based on commercially available equipment. Complete with electrical schematics, layouts,...

Power Cable Technology

Sushil Kumar Ganguli, Vivek Kohli
April 05, 2016

Power Cable Technology provides a precise understanding of the design, manufacture, installation, and testing of a range of electric power cables—from low-voltage, 1,000/1,100V cables to extra-high-voltage, 400kV cables—with reference to future trends in the industry. The authors’ mantra is: know...

Autonomous Vehicle Navigation: From Behavioral to Hybrid Multi-Controller Architectures

Lounis Adouane
April 05, 2016

Improve the Safety, Flexibility, and Reliability of Autonomous Navigation in Complex Environments Autonomous Vehicle Navigation: From Behavioral to Hybrid Multi-Controller Architectures explores the use of multi-controller architectures in fully autonomous robot navigation—even in highly dynamic...

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