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Minnesotans love to talk about the weather, and Mark Seeley's Minnesota Weather Almanac gives you the facts you need! Take a look at the book in the Science and Engineering Reference Room (Walter 206) (QC999 .S44 2006). Come hear Mark Seeley talk about it on Friday, April 27 in the Great Hall in the second floor of Walter Library!
Check out "Sustainable Engineering Practice : An Introduction." Published by the ASCE Committee on Sustainability, this work provides an overview of sustainability principles and their application to engineering work. You can find it in Walter Library. (See the table of contents here.)
Surface Engineering for Corrosion and Wear Resistance
Publisher: Woodhead Publishing, 2001
Author/Editor: : Davis, J.R.
Description: Engineers are faced with a bewildering array of choices when selecting a surface treatment for a specific corrosion or wear application. This book provides practical information to help them select the best possible treatment. An entire chapter is devoted to process comparisons, and dozens of useful tables and figures compare surface treatment thickness and hardness ranges; abrasion and corrosion resistance; processing time, temperature, and pressure; costs; distortion tendencies; and other critical process factors and coating characteristics.
Introduction to Electronic Defense Systems (2nd Edition)
By: Neri, Filippo, 2006 SciTech Publishing
This book explores a broad spectrum of defense equipment, explains how these systems operate, the advantages and drawbacks of each system, and the theories on which these systems are based.