Battery Reference Book

Battery Reference Book

3rd Edition - March 20, 2000

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  • Author: T R Crompton
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080499956
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780750646253

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Crompton's Battery Reference Book has become the standard reference source for a wide range of professionals and students involved in designing, manufacturing, and specifying products and systems that use batteries. This book is unique in providing extensive data on specific battery types, manufacturers and suppliers, as well as covering the theory - an aspect of the book which makes an updated edition important for every professional's library. The coverage of different types of battery is fully comprehensive, ranging from minute button cells to large installations weighing several hundred tonnes.

Key Features

  • Must-have information and data on all classes of battery in an accessible form
  • Essential reference for design engineers in automotive and aerospace applications, telecommunications equipment, household appliances, etc.
  • Informs you of developments over the past five years


Professional/academic. Electrical engineers and designers working with batteries

Table of Contents

  • Introduction to battery technology
    Guidelines to battery selection
    Part 1: Battery characteristics
    Part 2: Battery theory and design
    Part 3: Battery performance evaluation
    Part 4: Battery applications

    Part 5: Battery charging
    Part 6: Battery suppliers

Product details

  • No. of pages: 800
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Newnes 2000
  • Published: March 20, 2000
  • Imprint: Newnes
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080499956
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780750646253

About the Author

T R Crompton

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Specialist Surgical Registrar, SE Thames Rotation, London, UK

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