If you are looking for a quick nuts-and-bolts overview, turn to Schaum's Easy Outlines!
Schaum's Easy Outline of Basic Electricity is a pared-down, simplified, and tightly focused review of the topic. With an emphasis on clarity and brevity, it features a streamlined and updated format and the absolute essence of the subject, presented in a concise and readily understandable form. Graphic elements such as sidebars, reader-alert icons, and boxed highlights stress selected points from the text, illuminate keys to learning, and give you quick pointers to the essentials.
- All the key concepts
- Expert tips for mastering basic electricity
- Last-minute essentials to pass the course
- Appropriate for the following courses: Basic Electricity, Electric Circuits, Operation of Electric Circuits
About the Author
Milton Gussow was a principal staff engineer at The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory. He received his B.S. degree with distinction from the U.S. Naval Academy, his B.S.E.E. from the U.S. Navy Postgraduate School, and his M.S. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has been an adjunct professor at The George Washington University, American University, and Johns Hopkins University, where he taught undergraduate and graduate courses in mathematics and electrical engineering. He was formerly Senior Vice President for Education at the McGraw-Hill Continuing Education Center, and he is the author of over seventy technical papers. He is a life member of IEEE and a full emeritus member of Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society. Gussow currently is an engineering consultant to the U.S. defense industry.
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