Standard Handbook of Engineering Calculations, Fifth Edition

Hardcover | September 8, 2014

byTyler G. Hicks

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MORE THAN 5000 ESSENTIAL, UP-TO-DATE CALCULATIONS FOR ENGINEERS

Thoroughly revised with the latest data, methods, and code, the new edition of this practical resource contains more than 5000 specific, step-by-step calculationprocedures for solving both common and uncommon engineering problems quickly and easily. The calculations presented provide safe, usable results for the majorityof situations faced by practicing engineers worldwide.

The book fully describes each problem, includes numbered calculation procedures, provides workedout problems, and offers related calculations in most instances. This is an essential on-the-job manual as well as a handy reference for engineering licensing exam preparation.

Includes NEW calculation procedures for:

  • Load and resistance factor design (LRFD)
  • Solar heating loads
  • Geothermal energy engineering
  • Transformer efficiency
  • Thermodynamic analysis of a Linde system
  • Design of a chlorination system for wastewaterdisinfection
  • Determination of ground-level pollutant concentration
  • And many more

    Standard Handbook of Engineering Calculations,Fifth Edition, features detailed, time-saving calculations for:

    • Civil and structural engineering
    • Architectural engineering
    • Mechanical engineering
    • Electrical engineering
    • Chemical and process plant engineering
    • Water and wastewater engineering
    • Environmental engineering

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MORE THAN 5000 ESSENTIAL, UP-TO-DATE CALCULATIONS FOR ENGINEERSThoroughly revised with the latest data, methods, and code, the new edition of this practical resource contains more than 5000 specific, step-by-step calculationprocedures for solving both common and uncommon engineering problems quickly and easily. The calculations present...

Tyler G. Hicks, PE, is a consulting engineer and a successful engineering book author. He has worked in plant design and operation in a variety of industries, taught at several engineering schools, and lectured both in the United States and abroad. Mr. Hicks holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Cooper Union School o...
Format:HardcoverDimensions:9.4 × 7.7 × 1.8 inPublished:September 8, 2014Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071821562

ISBN - 13:9780071821568

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Table of Contents

Section one-Civil Engineering

Section two - Architectural Engineering

Section three - Mechanical Engineering

Section four - Electrical Engineering

Section Five - Chemical and Process Plant Engineering

Section six - Environmental Engineering (Now combines Water and Wastewater in a single section)