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Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

(24-Volume Set)

Editor-in-Chief: John G. Webster, Ph.D.

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    ISBN: 0-471-13946-7
    Pages: 17,616
    Published: March 1999

    The Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering is a unique, comprehensive reference work that defines the entire discipline, bringing together the core knowledge from every one of the many specialties encompassed by electrical and electronics engineering. It is the ideal starting point for research projects, whether addressing basic questions in power systems and communications, or learning advanced applications in neural networks and robotics. In addition to electrical and electronics engineering applications, the Encyclopedia features important topics of interest to engineers, including: education; historical background of fields in electrical and electronics engineering; patents; technology and society; and computer and software engineering.

    Customers who purchase the 24-volume work receive an initial one-year institutional subscription to the online version.

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    "...the American Society for Engineering Education gave this encyclopedia its award for "Best Reference Book". And indeed, with over 1,450 articles spanning 24 volumes and 19,000 pages, this is the most comprehensive encyclopedia for electrical engineering in existence."

    —LIBRARY JOURNAL 9/15/99

    About the Print Version

    The Print Version of Encyclopedia consists of 24 volumes totaling about 19,000 pages and 1,450 articles arranged alphabetically by subject. Each article is written by an expert in his or her particular specialty and represents the latest advances and findings in electrical and electronics engineering. Moreover, each article has been reviewed by two other experts to ensure that it is clear and precise. The end of each article concludes with references to the current literature as well as Web sites of related interest.

    The Print Version will also feature a combined Subject, Author, and Keyword Index to make locating information fast and easy. To ensure that the Encyclopedia stays up to date, an Annual Supplement will be published featuring new topics with the latest developments and applications.

    About the Online Version

    Each purchase of the Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering includes an initial one-year institutional subscription to the Online Version. The Online Version includes everything in the Print Version, word-for-word, but also offers the convenience of a powerful keyword search engine linked to all 24 volumes, as well as the inclusion of additional color illustrations.

    The license permits unlimited access to the content for a single site. There are no concurrent user restrictions. Individual users do not need to download any special proprietary software to operate the Online Version from their workstations nor do they need to provide individual IDs and passwords to use the system. The complete license is available for your review. Should you need multi-site access to the online version, please contact us.

    New articles will be posted on the Web as soon as they are available, so subscribers will not have to wait for publication of the printed Annual Supplement. Although the content will initially parallel the Print Version, unique electronic enhancements will be available through the Online Version to take full advantage of the medium. Subscribers will be able to access engineering applications and programs and view original animations to help illustrate key concepts At the end of the first year, subscribers have the option to renew their online subscription and continue to have electronic access to the Encyclopedia.

    About the Editor

    John G. Webster, Ph.D., is Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, a Fellow of the Instrument Society of America, and a Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering. His many honors and awards include the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation, AAMI Foundation Laufman-Greatbatch Prize, and the University of Wisconsin Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching. Dr. Webster is also the editor of the four-volume Encyclopedia of Medical Devices and Instrumentation and has developed 14 other publications.

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