Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Sixteenth Edition / Edition 16

Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Sixteenth Edition / Edition 16

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by H. Wayne Beaty, Donald Fink
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0071762329

ISBN-13: 9780071762328

Pub. Date: 09/21/2012

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

THE MOST COMPLETE AND CURRENT GUIDE TO ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

For more than a century, the Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers has served as the definitive source for all the pertinent electrical engineering data essential to both engineering students and practicing engineers. It offers comprehensive information on the generation, transmission,

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THE MOST COMPLETE AND CURRENT GUIDE TO ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

For more than a century, the Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers has served as the definitive source for all the pertinent electrical engineering data essential to both engineering students and practicing engineers. It offers comprehensive information on the generation, transmission, distribution, control, operation, and application of electric power.

Completely revised throughout to address the latest codes and standards, the 16th Edition of this renowned reference offers new coverage of green technologies such as smart grids, smart meters, renewable energy, and cogeneration plants. Modern computer applications and methods for securing computer network infrastructures that control power grids are also discussed. Featuring hundreds of detailed illustrations and contributions from more than 75 global experts, this state-of-the-art volume is an essential tool for every electrical engineer.

Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, 16th Edition, covers:

Units, symbols, constants, definitions, and conversion factors
• Electric and magnetic circuits
• Measurements and instruments
• Properties of materials
• Generation
• Prime movers
• Alternating-current generators
• Direct-current generators
• Hydroelectric power generation
• Power system components
• Alternate sources of power
• Electric power system economics
• Project economics
• Transmission systems
• High-voltage direct-current power transmission
• Power system operations
• Substations
• Power distribution
• Wiring design for commercial and industrial buildings
• Motors and drives
• Industrial and commercial applications of electric power
• Power electronics
• Power quality and reliability
• Grounding systems
• Computer applications in the electric power industry
• Illumination
• Lightning and overvoltage protection
• Standards in electrotechnology, telecommunications, and information technology

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071762328
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
09/21/2012
Pages:
2144
Sales rank:
413,870
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.40(h) x 2.70(d)

Table of Contents

Section 1. Units, Symbols, Constants, Definitions, and Conversion Factors

Section 2. Electric and Magnetic Circuits

Section 3. Measurements and Instruments

Section 4. Properties of Materials

Section 5. Generation

Section 6. Prime Movers

Section 7. Alternating-Current Generators

Section 8. Direct-Current Generations

Section 9. Hydroelectric Power Generation

Section 10. Power System Components

Section 11. Alternate Sources of Power

Section 12. Electric Power System Economics

Section 13. Project Economics

Section 14. Transmission Systems

Section 15. Direct Current Power Transmission

Section 16. Power-System Operations

Section 17. Substations

Section 18. Power Distribution

Section 19. Wiring Design for Commercial and Industrial Buildings

Section 20. Motors and Drives

Section 21. Industrial and Commercial Applications of Electric Power

Section 22. Power Electronics

Section 23. Power Quality and Reliability

Section 24. Grounding Systems

Section 25. Computer Applications in the Electric Power Industry

Section 26. Illumination

Section 27. Lightning and Overvoltage Protection

Section 28. Standards in Electrotechnology, Telecommunications, and Information Technology

Index

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