The professionalas source ab Handbooks in the Wiley Series in Mechanical Engineering Practice Handbook of Energy Systems Engineering Production and Utilization Edited by Leslie C. Wilbur Here is the essential information needed to select, compare, and evaluate energy components and systems. Handbook of Energy Systems is a rich sourcebook of reference data and formulas, performance criteria, codes and standards, and techniques used in the development and production of energy. It focuses on the major sources of energy technology: coal, hydroelectric and nuclear power, petroleum, gas, and solar energy Each section of the Handbook is a mini-primer furnishing modern methods of energy storage, conservation, and utilization, techniques for analyzing a wide range of components such as heat exchangers, pumps, fans and compressors, principles of thermodynamics, heat transfer and fluid dynamics, current energy resource data and much more. 1985 (0 471-86633-4) 1, 300 pp.A free-body diagram is sketched in Fig. 2.5-6. The equations of equilibrium show that DF - -3.75 kN and DE a 0. DE is called a zero-force member. Zero-force members are often included in a truss to prevent buckling of long compressionanbsp;...

Title | : | Handbook of Mechanics, Materials, and Structures |

Author | : | Alexander Blake |

Publisher | : | John Wiley & Sons - 1985-09-25 |

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