Engineering Physics

Radiation Dose Reconstruction: Principles and Practice

March 14, 2011
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Radiation Dose Reconstruction: Principles and Practice Executive Summary: Radiation dose reconstruction is the retrospective assessment of dose to identifiable or representative individuals or populations by any means. In this Report, the scope of dose reconstruction includes estimates of absorbed dose to individual organs or tissues for specified exposure situations in support of epidemiological studies...
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Relevant Discontinuities: Magnetic Particle and Liquid Penetrant Testing

March 8, 2011
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Relevant Discontinuities: Magnetic Particle and Liquid Penetrant Testing These guides include overviews of each discontinuity with descriptions, locations in the test part, characteristics and metallurgical analysis. Also presented per method or technique is information about the appearance of test results, advantages and limitations of each, and procedural tips for successful tests and precautions. Books...
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Pressure Transient Testing

February 26, 2011
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Pressure Transient Testing John Lee, John B. Rollins & John P. Spivey 1.  Fundamentals of Fluid Flow in Porous Media 1.1.  Overview 1.2.  Derivation of the Diffusivity Equation 1.3.  Initial and Boundary Conditions 1.4.  Dimensionless Groups 1.5.  Solutions to the Diffusivity Equation 1.6.  Superposition in Space 1.7.  Superposition in Time 1.8.  Deconvolution 1.9.  Chapter...
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Robotic Explorations with an Introduction to Electrical and Computer Engineering

February 25, 2011
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Robotic Explorations with an Introduction to Electrical and Computer Engineering Descriptions The goal in writing this book was to design an entry-level electrical and computer engineering (ECE) course that would give students an engaging, hands-on experience, while also providing a ‘big picture’ perspective of the discipline. Through its use of LEGO® NXT robots as...
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Manual for Railway Engineering

February 23, 2011
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Manual for Railway Engineering By AREMA (American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association Vol 1 Track Ch. 1 – Roadway & Ballast Ch. 4 – Rail Ch. 5 – Track Ch. 30 – Ties Vol 2 Infrastructure and Passenger Commuter, Transit & High Speed Rail Ch. 6 – Buildings & Support Facilities Ch. 11 –...
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Ship Design and Construction

February 23, 2011
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Ship Design and Construction, Edited by Thomas Lamb (2003) The new two-volume edition is a worthy successor to the highly respected previous editions, and covers all practical aspects of design and construction of ships of all types. The material is all new and up to date, with 55 chapters by authors of international repute....
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Principles of Naval Architecture Series: The Geometry of Ships

February 18, 2011
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Principles of Naval Architecture Series: The Geometry of Ships by John Letcher Edited by J. Randolph Paulling (2009) Principles of Naval Architecture Series: The Geometry of Ships by John Letcher Edited by J. Randolph Paulling (2009) Although there are still practitioners of the traditional art of manual fairing of ship lines, the geometry of...
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Elements of Ocean Engineering

February 18, 2011
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Elements of Ocean Engineering by Dr. Robert E. Randall (2010) Description : Ocean Engineering is simply defined as the application of engineering principles to the ocean environment. Ocean engineering is a very challenging field addressing the use of this vast ocean frontier while striving to protect the same ocean environment and marine life. The book...
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Decision Making in Engineering Design

February 17, 2011
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Decision Making in Engineering Design Related to Decision Making in Engineering Design : — Foundations and fundamentals of making decisions in product design; — Clear examples of effective application of Decision-Based Design; — State-of-the-art theory and practice in Decision-Based Design; — Thoughtful insights on validation, uncertainty, preferences, distributed design, demand modeling, and other issues;...
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