Hughes Electrical and Electronic Technology (12th New edition)

Hughes Electrical and Electronic Technology (12th New edition)

By: Edward Hughes (author), Keith Brown (author), John Hiley (author), Ian McKenzie-Smith (author)Paperback

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All engineers need to understand the fundamental principles of electrical and electronic technology. This best-selling text provides a clear and accessible introduction to the area, with balanced coverage of electrical, electronic, and power engineering.

About Author

Dr John Hiley and Dr Keith Brown are both lecturers in the Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering at Heriot-Watt University. The late Edward Hughes was Vice Principal and Head of the Engineering Department, Brighton College of Technology. He was a fellow of Heriot-Watt University. The late Ian McKenzie Smith was formerly Deputy Principal, Stow College, Glasgow.

Contents

Section 1 Electrical Principles 1 1 International System of Measurement 3 2 Introduction to Electrical Systems 12 3 Simple DC Circuits 30 4 Network Theorems 61 5 Capacitance and Capacitors 96 6 Electromagnetism 136 7 Simple Magnetic Circuits 151 8 Inductance in a DC Circuit 166 9 Alternating Voltage and Current 201 10 Single-phase Series Circuits 226 11 Single-phase Parallel Networks 247 12 Complex Notation 263 13 Power in AC Circuits 285 14 Resonance in AC Circuits 302 15 Network Theorems Applied to AC Networks 325 Section 2 Electronic Engineering 353 16 Electronic Systems 355 17 Passive Filters 362 18 Amplifier Equivalent Networks 399 19 Semiconductor Materials 419 20 Rectifiers and Amplifier Circuits 431 21 Interfacing Digital and Analogue Systems 498 22 Digital Numbers 516 23 Digital Systems 531 24 Signals 569 25 Data Transmission and Signals 588 26 Communications 600 27 Fibreoptics 613 Section 3 Power Engineering 623 28 Multiphase Systems 625 29 Transformers 646 30 Introduction to Machine Theory 680 31 AC Synchronous Machine Windings 702 32 Characteristics of AC Synchronous Machines 715 33 Induction Motors 726 34 Electrical Energy Systems 757 35 Power Systems 806 36 Direct-current Machines 840 37 Direct-current Motors 854 38 Control System Motors 871 39 Motor Selection and Efficiency 880 40 Power Electronics 899 Section 4 Measurements, Sensing and Actuation 917 41 Control Systems, Sensors and Actuators 919 42 Electronic Measuring Instruments and Devices 935

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781292093048
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 1008
  • ID: 9781292093048
  • weight: 1642
  • ISBN10: 1292093048
  • edition: 12th New edition

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