Spanning more than 2000 years, Terry Reynolds's account follows the progression of this labor-saving device from Asia to... Læs mere
Based on the successful German version, this edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect the developments of the last decade. It supplies both the physical fundamentals as well as a hands-on approaches for applications in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry.
Hydrostatic Transmissions and Actuators takes a pedagogical approach and begins with an overview of the subject, providing basic definitions and introducing fundamental concepts.
The book includes a section on cavitation in hydraulic structures and a concise introduction to the physics of cavitation and application to hydraulic structures.... Læs mere
Materials are critical to the safety, reliability, performance and total life cycle costs of machines, and are therefore of great importance to... Læs mere
Presents the fundamentals and current state of practice of instrumented measurements for monitoring dam performance. Dam performance monitoring is a balance of visual surveillance and instrumental measurements to accurately understand how well a dam is performing.