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Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, 14th Edition

Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, 14th Edition

By Donald G. Fink, H. Wayne Beaty

Still the only single-volume guide to the entire field of electricity its manufacture, transmission, distribution, measurement, and use!

Price: $195.00
ISBN: 9780070220058
Product Code: 9780071447469
Year: 1999
Binding: Hardcover     Page Count: 2,304
Publisher: McGraw-Hill


Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers edited by Donald G. Fink and H. Wayne Beaty, packs the expertise of over 60 best-of-breed contributors. Considered the worlds foremost electrical engineering "bible", this is still the only single-volume guide to the entire field of electricity its manufacture, transmission, distribution, measurement, and use.

Brimming with solutions to day-to-day problems in electrical system design, operation and maintenance, this unmatched resource arms you with:

  • Fast-access data on units and definitions
  • Standards communications
  • Properties of materials used in manufacturing electrical equipment and components
  • Computer applications
  • The economics of electrical systems
  • Wiring design for commercial and industrial buildings
  • Electrochemistry and electrometallurgy
  • And much more!

You also get up to speed on:

  • High-voltage transmission systems
  • Residential, commercial, and industrial power applications that deliver more efficient motors, lighting and transportation
  • Energy conservation and efficient energy use
  • Alternate energy sources such as solar and geothermal power, and energy storage systems
  • Electric utility industry changes -- including competition and how they affect operations, maintenance, and engineering methods
  • Technological changes in instrumentation, metering, generation (especially nuclear and gas turbines), insulating materials, power quality, and more!