Description

Just-In-Time Math is a concise review and summary of the mathematical principles needed by all engineering professionals. Topics covered include differential calculus, integral calculus, complex numbers, differential equations, engineering statistics, and partial derivatives. Numerous example engineering problems are included to show readers how to apply mathematical techniques to a wide range of engineering situations. This is the perfect mathematics refresher for engineering professionals who use such math-intensive techniques as digital signal processing.

Key Features

*Provides complete coverage of mathematical tools and techniques most commonly used by today's engineers *Includes conversion tables, quick reference guides, and hundreds of solved example problems based on common engineering situations *Accompanying CD includes engineering calculators and an electronic version of the book

Readership

Electronics/electrical engineers, civil engineers, chemical engineers, mechanical engineers, software engineers, and engineering students. In general there are over 1,000,000 electrical/electronics engieers. Some specific audience numbers: According to the U.S. Department of Labor: - Electrical and electronics engineers: 310,000, Computer hardware engineers: 60,000, Electrical and electronics engineering technicians: 262,000, IEEE US membership is 240,000, including students, Approx. 25,000 electrical/electronics engineers graduate in U.S. each year and 15,000 computer science/computer engineering graduates. The American Society of Civil Engineers represents 125,000 members, American Institute of Chemical Engieners has more than 50,000 members, American Society of Mechanical Engieers has 125,000 members.

Table of Contents

Basic Engineering Mathematics; Review of Integral and Differential Calculus; Engineering Statistics; Numbering Systems; Unit Conversions; Electrical Engineering Problems; Civil Engineering Problems; Chemical Engineering Problems; Mechanical Engineering Problems

Details

No. of pages:
368
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2002
Published:
Imprint:
Newnes
Print ISBN:
9780750675352
Electronic ISBN:
9780080469843

About the authors

Michael Fripp

Michael Fripp has an undergraduate degree from Virginia Tech's Engineering Science and Mechanics Department and a graduate degree from M.I.T.'s department of Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering. His specialties are structural and acoustic dynamics, teaching, and viewgraph engineering

Jon Fripp

Jon Fripp is a registered professional civil engineer and has undergraduate and graduate degrees in Civil Engineering from Virginia Tech. He has experience in the planning, analysis and design of hydraulic structures, in environmental restoration, and in working within large bureaucracies.