Dieses Buch ist aus der Welt des Automobils nicht wegzudenken. Seit nunmehr 75 Jahren hat es seinen festen Platz in den Werkstätten und auf den Schreibtischen. Als handliches Nachschlagewerk mit kompakten Beiträgen bietet es einen zuverlässigen Einblick in den aktuellen Stand der Kfz-Technik. Der Schwerpunkt ist die Personen- und Nutzkraftfahrzeugtechnik sowie Abschnitte über Schadstoffminderung beim Dieselmotor, Hybridantrieb, Aktivlenkung und Vernetzung im Kfz.
This guide book to mathematics contains in handbook form the fundamental working knowledge of mathematics which is needed as an everyday guide for working scientists and engineers, as well as for students. Easy to understand, and convenient to use, this guide book gives concisely the information necessary to evaluate most problems which occur in concrete applications. In the newer editions emphasis was laid on those fields of mathematics that became more important for the formulation and modeling of technical and natural processes, namely Numerical Mathematics, Probability Theory and Statistics, as well as Information Processing. Besides many enhancements and new paragraphs, new sections on Geometric and Coordinate Transformations, Quaternions and Applications, and Lie Groups and Lie Algebras were added for the sixth edition.
Das Standardwerk für Maschinenbauer in Lehre und Praxis wird laufend auf den neuesten Stand der Technik gebracht. Für die 23. Auflage wurden alle Kapitel aktualisiert und folgende Abschnitte grundlegend überarbeitet oder neu geschrieben: Automobiltechnik, Maschinendynamik und adaptronische Systeme, Urformtechnik, Korrosion und Korrosionsschutz, Energietechnik und -wirtschaft, elektronische Datenverarbeitung, Qualitätsmanagement, thermischer Apparatebau, Elektrotechnik. Teil A (Mathematik) ist unter www.dubbel.de abrufbar.
In spite of all the assistance offered by electronic control systems, the latest generation of passenger car chassis still relies on conventional chassis elements. With a view towards driving dynamics, this book examines these conventional elements and their interaction with mechatronic systems. First, it describes the fundamentals and design of the chassis and goes on to examine driving dynamics with a particularly practical focus. This is followed by a detailed description and explanation of the modern components. A separate section is devoted to the axles and processes for axle development. With its revised illustrations and several updates in the text and list of references, this new edition already includes a number of improvements over the first edition.
Author: Peter Döring,Lutz Klüber,Stefan Nolte,Rolf Simon
Category: Technology & Engineering
Dieses Lehrbuch bietet eine anschauliche Einführung in das Gebiet der Mechatronik und deren Denkweise auf Fachschulniveau. Am Anfang steht die Systemanalyse. Zu Grunde liegende wichtige Komponenten, deren Wirkweise und Integration in einem mechatronischen System werden dargestellt. Das Kapitel Mechanik behandelt wichtige Funktionseinheiten im Maschinenbau. Sensoren und Verstärkerschaltungen sowie SPS, Robotik und Bussysteme werden dargestellt. Eine Systemsynthese beschließt folgerichtig den Themenkomplex. Hilfreiche Informationen zur Inbetriebnahme und Fehlersuche werden am Ende des Buchs gegeben. Da die Bedeutung der englischen Fachsprache immer größer wird, findet der Leser im Anhang ein englisch-deutsches Verzeichnis von Fachbegriffen sowie die englische Übersetzung aller Überschriften.
Totally Integrated Automation is the concept by means of which SIMATIC controls machines, manufacturing systems and technical processes. Taking the example of the S7-300/400 programmable controller, this book provides a comprehensive introduction to the architecture and operation of a state-of-the-art automation system. It also gives an insight into configuration and parameter setting for the controller and the distributed I/O. Communication via network connections is explained, along with a description of the available scope for operator control and monitoring of a plant. As the central automation tool, STEP 7 manages all relevant tasks and offers a choice of various text and graphics-oriented PLC programming languages. The available languages and their respective different features are explained to the reader. The fourth edition describes the latest components and functions. The STEP 7 basic software is explained in its latest version. New functions for Profinet IO and the open communication over Industrial Ethernet have been added. The book is ideal for those who have no extensive prior knowledge of programmable controllers and wish for an uncomplicated introduction to this subject.
The riveting novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Liar. “She stood in the deep, dark woods, breath shallow and cold prickling over her skin despite the hot, heavy air. She took a step back, then two, as the urge to run fell over her.” Naomi Bowes lost her innocence the night she followed her father into the woods. In freeing the girl trapped in the root cellar, Naomi revealed the horrible extent of her father’s crimes and made him infamous. No matter how close she gets to happiness, she can’t outrun the sins of Thomas David Bowes. Now a successful photographer living under the name Naomi Carson, she has found a place that calls to her, a rambling old house in need of repair, thousands of miles away from everything she’s ever known. Naomi wants to embrace the solitude, but the kindly residents of Sunrise Cove keep forcing her to open up—especially the determined Xander Keaton. Naomi can feel her defenses failing, and knows that the connection her new life offers is something she’s always secretly craved. But the sins of her father can become an obsession, and, as she’s learned time and again, her past is never more than a nightmare away.
Mechanical Technology, Second Edition provides discussion of the fundamental outline of mechanical engineering principles. The book is comprised of 41 chapters that cover the major areas of mechanical technology, such as stress analysis, thermodynamics, and fluid mechanics. The coverage of the text includes the thermodynamic properties of substances; gyroscopic motion; and momentum of fluids. The book also covers the influence of computers in the various aspects of mechanical engineering, such as in designing and manufacturing. The text will be useful to students of mechanical engineering. Readers who want to have a better understanding of fundamental mechanical engineering will also benefit from the book.
Perry's mother and father are busy people ... they're impatient, they're tired, they get cross easily. And they think that only children, like Perry, should be kept busy. On Saturday mornings Perry and her father visit her gran, Honora Lee, at the Santa Lucia rest home, but Gran never remembers them. 'Who is that man?' Honora Lee asks when Perry's father leaves the room. After movement class is abruptly cancelled, Perry is allowed to go to Santa Lucia on Thursday afternoons. She discovers her Gran has an unconventional interest in the alphabet, so Perry decides to make an alphabet book with the help of Honora and the others. Soon everyone is interested in Perry's book project. The ACB With Honora Lee unfolds with characteristic warmth, quirky, surprising humor and a rich cast of 'residents'. The story is a meditation on kindness and patience and acceptance; that of the very young and the very old. It's a story that will resonate with echoes of recollection for many -- from Perry's endearing perspective on the adult world to the embracing kindness of those who care for the elderly. From the Hardcover edition.
Optical and photonic systems and devices have significant potential for homeland security. "Optical Imaging Sensors and Systems for Homeland Security Applications" presents original and significant technical contributions from leaders of industry, government, and academia in the field of optical and photonic sensors, systems and devices for detection, identification, prevention, sensing, security, verification and anti-counterfeiting. The chapters have recent and technically significant results, ample illustrations, figures, and key references. This book is intended for engineers and scientists in the relevant fields, graduate students, industry managers, university professors, government managers, and policy makers.
LabVIEW is an award-winning programming language that allows engineers to create "virtual" instruments on their desktop. This new edition details the powerful features of LabVIEW 8.0. Written in a highly accessible and readable style, LabVIEW Graphical Programming illustrates basic LabVIEW programming techniques, building up to advanced programming concepts. New to this edition is study material for the CLAD and CLD exams.
This book is based on the leading German reference book on high voltage engineering. It includes innovative insulation concepts, new physical knowledge and new insulating materials, emerging techniques for testing, measuring and diagnosis, as well as new fields of application, such as high voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission. It provides an excellent access to high voltage engineering – for engineers, experts and scientists, as well as for students. High voltage engineering is not only a key technology for a safe, economic and sustainable electricity supply, which has become one of the most important challenges for modern society. Furthermore, a broad spectrum of industrial applications of high voltage technologies is used in most of the innovative fields of engineering and science. The book comprehensively covers the contents ranging from electrical field stresses and dielectric strengths through dielectrics, materials and technologies to typical insulation systems for AC, DC and impulse stresses. Thereby, the book provides a unique and successful combination of scientific foundations, modern technologies and practical applications, and it is clearly illustrated by many figures, examples and exercises. Therefore, it is an essential tool both for teaching at universities and for the users of high voltage technologies.
Kompakte Informationen zum automatischen Handhaben. Die Robotik ist in der Industrie, bei der Manipulation von körperlichen Gegenständen aber auch im persönlichen Umfeld als Serviceroboter allgegenwärtig. Dieses Taschenbuch behandelt die technischen Mittel der verschiedenen Bereiche, deren Auswahl und Planung von Aktionen und den Einsatz in der Praxis. Die Betrachtungen gehen dabei über den weitgehend bekannten Industrieroboter hinaus. Zahlreiche Abbildungen, Erläuterungen, Checklisten, Anwendercharakteristiken und Baukastensysteme sind verständlich aufbereitet, sodass dieses Buch auch für das Selbststudium für den Praktiker bestens geeignet ist. Ein Auszug aus dem Inhalt: - Handlingmodule - Manipulatoren - Industrieroboter - Programmierung und Steuerung - Greifer - Serviceroboter - mobile Roboter - Mensch-Roboter-Kooperation - Humanoide
In Vibration Testing, with Modal Testing Analysis and Health Monitoring, Slater addresses the need for an accessible and practical text covering the broad field of vibration testing in structures and machine health monitoring. The book is divided into clear chapters giving an overview of the major topics. This begins with a review of the fundamentals (both single and multiple degree of freedom systems), then goes on to cover probability theory, random signal analysis, equipment and initiation tests in vibration testing, modal analysis and correction, and machine health monitoring. Generally, the book is practice oriented with real-world examples, problems, laboratory experiments and a solutions manual, additionally, there are sufficient sections written from a theoretical perspective to allow the instructor to follow either an applied or theoretical track, at their discretion. In creating a book with this scope, Slater lays the foundation for more rigorous treatments of the subject, while training the engineer to be competent in testing.