ISBN-10:
0071745521
ISBN-13:
9780071745529
Pub. Date:
08/08/2011
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Handbook of Energy Engineering Calculations / Edition 1

Handbook of Energy Engineering Calculations / Edition 1

by Tyler G. HicksTyler G. Hicks
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Filled with step-by-step procedures for performing hundreds of calculations, this practical guide helps you solve a variety of applied energy engineering design and operating problems. Handbook of Energy Engineering Calculations features worked-out examples and enables you to obtain accurately results with minimum time and effort. Calculation procedures emphasize greenhouse gas and carbon dioxide emissions control as well as energy conservation and reuse. This is an invaluable, time-saving resource for anyone involved in energy engineering.

Comprehensive coverage includes:

  • Energy conversion engineering
  • Steam power generation
  • Gas-turbine power generation
  • Internal-combustion engine energy analysis
  • Nuclear energy engineering
  • Hydroelectric energy power plants
  • Wind power energy design and application
  • Solar power energy application and usage
  • Geothermal energy engineering
  • Ocean energy engineering
  • Heat transfer and energy conservation
  • Fluid transfer engineering
  • Interior climate control energy economics
  • Energy conservation and environmental pollution control

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780071745529
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 08/08/2011
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 736
Product dimensions: 7.70(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.60(d)

About the Author

Tyler G. Hicks, P.E., 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 is the author of more than 20 books in engineering and related fields, including Standard Handbook of Engineering Calculations, Handbook of Civil Engineering Calculations, Handbook of Mechanical Engineering Calculations, and Mechanical Engineering Formulas Pocket Guide.

Table of Contents

Contributors and Advisers

Preface

Acknowledgments

How to Use This Handbook

Section 1. Energy Conversion Engineering

Section 2. Steam Power Generation

Section 3. Gas-Turbine Energy Power Generation

Section 4. Internal-Combustion Engine Energy Analyses

Section 5. Nuclear Energy Engineering

Section 6. Hydroelectric Energy Power Plants

Section 7. Wind-Power Energy Design and Application

Section 8. Solar-Power Energy Application and Usage

Section 9. Geothermal Energy Engineering

Section 10. Ocean Energy Engineering

Section 11. Heat Transfer and Energy Conservation

Section 12. Fluid Transfer Engineering

Section 13. Interior Climate Control Energy Economics

Section 14. Energy Conservation and Environmental Pollution Control

Index

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