Fundamentals of Voice-Quality Engineering in Wireless Networks

Network operators are faced with the challenge of maximizing the quality of voice transmissions in wireless communications without impairing speech or data transmission. This book provides a comprehensive survey of voice quality algorithms, features, interactions, and trade-offs, at the...

MIMO Wireless Networks

Channels, Techniques and Standards for Multi-Antenna, Multi-User and Multi-Cell Systems

Career Opportunities in Engineering

The engineering field encompasses everything from architectural engineers to food process engineers to flight test engineers, and beyond. This work helps those people interested in this field make a good career choice and find the kind of engineering job...

Drilling Engineering

Coauthored by a leading drilling engineering professor/researcher and a well-experienced drilling research advisor, Drilling Engineering explains the fundamentals and field practices in drilling operations. This textbook is an excellent resource for drilling engineers, drilling supervisors and managers, and petroleum...

Railroad Engineering

A revision of the classic text on railroad engineering, considered the “bible” of the field for three decades. Presents railroad engineering principles quantitatively but without excessive resort to mathematics, and applies these principles to day-by-day design, construction, operation, and...

Value Engineering

A Plan for Invention

Higher Engineering Mathematics

Now in its sixth edition, Higher Engineering Mathematics is an established textbook that has helped many thousands of students to gain exam success. John Bird’s approach is ideal for students from a wide range of academic backgrounds, and can...

Fault Detection and Diagnosis in Engineering Systems

Featuring a model-based approach to fault detection and diagnosis in engineering systems, this book contains up-to-date, practical information on preventing product deterioration, performance degradation and major machinery damage.;College or university bookstores may order five or more copies at a...

Reliability Engineering

Modern society depends heavily upon a host of systems of varying complexity to perform the services required. The importance of reliability assumes new dimensions, primarily because of the higher cost of these highly complex machines required by mankind and...

An Introduction to Mechanical Engineering

AN INTRODUCTION TO MECHANICAL ENGINEERING introduces students to the ever-emerging field of mechanical engineering, giving an appreciation for how engineers design the hardware that builds and improves societies all around the world. Intended for students in their first or...

International Technology Robotics Applications

Proceedings of the 2nd INTERA Conference, held in Oviedo, Spain, March 2013

CRC Concise Encyclopedia of Mathematics, Second Edition

Upon publication, the first edition of the CRC Concise Encyclopedia of Mathematics received overwhelming accolades for its unparalleled scope, readability, and utility. It soon took its place among the top selling books in the history of Chapman & Hall/CRC,...