Check out some of the latest handbooks that have been added to our online library! These key texts are perfect for students and cover a variety of topics such as chemical engineering, hydraulics, aerospace, and corrosion – to name a few. Have a browse through some of the selected titles below.
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Perry’s Chemical Engineers’ Handbook, 9th ed.
Dr Don W. Green, Dr Marylee Z. Southard
A must-have for students and professionals in every stage of their careers, Perry’s provides all the technical details you’ll need in a well-organized format: You’ll find comprehensive material on chemical processes, reactor modeling, biological processes, biochemical and membrane separation, process and chemical plant safety, and much more.
Ali M. Sadegh, PhD., William M. Worek, PhD.
This 100th anniversary edition has been extensively updated to deliver current, authoritative coverage of the topics most critical to today’s mechanical engineer. Featuring contributions from more than 160 global experts, this text offers instant access to a wealth of practical information on every essential aspect of mechanical engineering.
Handbook of Hydraulics, 8th ed.
James E. Lindell, Wade P. Moore, Horace W. King
Marking its 100th anniversary, this thoroughly revised resource offers comprehensive coverage of every aspect of hydraulics. This handbook features the latest data and computational modelling techniques and clearly explains cutting-edge methods, processes, and technologies.
Dr Brij N. Agrawal, Dr Max F. Platzer
This fully revised resource presents theories and practices from more than 50 specialists in the many sub-disciplines of aeronautical and astronautical engineering—all under one cover. This text contains complete details on classic designs as well as the latest techniques, materials, and processes used in aviation, defence, and space systems.
Editor: Chun-Hway Hseuh
This book provides a comprehensive reference for the studies of mechanical properties of materials over multiple length and time scales. The topics include nanomechanics, micromechanics, continuum mechanics, mechanical property measurements, and materials design.
Robert A. Meyers, PhD.
A complete guide to petrochemicals production processes—fully revised to cover the latest advances. Get all the information you need on petrochemical processes for major organic chemicals inside this industry-standard one-stop reference. The book offers cutting-edge production methods along with detailed product properties.
Gregory K. McMillan, P. Hunter Vegas PE
Extensive and practical plant-based knowledge to achieve the best automation system. This fully updated on-the-job reference contains all the automation and control information you need to make timely decisions and maximise process capacity and efficiency. Featuring contributions from 50 top technical experts, this text covers the latest technologies and advances.
Handbook of Corrosion Engineering, 3rd ed.
Pierre R. Roberge, PhD.
This fully updated guide offers total coverage of the latest corrosion-resistant materials, methods, and technologies. Written by a recognised expert on the subject, the book covers all aspects of corrosion damage, including detection, monitoring, prevention, and control.
Handbook of Adhesion Technology, 2nd ed.
Editors: Lucas F.M. da Silva, et al.
This 2nd edition is a complete revision with an update of the methods that have been investigated recently and that are now fully accepted by the adhesion community. Themes that are now treated in more detail include for example hybrid adhesives used for automotive applications, eco-friendly surface treatments, damage mechanics, joint durability prediction and functionally graded joints. There is also a new chapter related to the application of adhesives in the oil industry.
Peter R.N. Childs
This text is a straight-talking and forward-thinking reference covering the design, specification, selection, use and integration of the machine elements that are fundamental to a wide range of engineering applications.
Editors: Sami Chatti, et al.
One key concept behind this Encyclopedia is that apart from covering fundamental concepts in the field of production engineering, it also closely follows recent developments and emerging concepts.
Editor: Guan Heng Yeoh
Springer Reference Live – continually updated.
This Handbook provides readers with the current cutting edge of multiphase flow technology. It reviews the rapid development of multiphase flow technology, demonstrates the latest development of the technology, and showcase the very latest applications.