Newnes Dictionary of Electronics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780750656429, 9780080524054

Newnes Dictionary of Electronics

1st Edition

Authors: S W Amos Roger Amos
Paperback ISBN: 9780750656429
eBook ISBN: 9780080524054
Imprint: Newnes
Published Date: 4th March 2002
Page Count: 389
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The revised edition of the Newnes Dictionary of Electronics includes a substantial new section devoted to acronyms and abbreviations. So if you think you know the meaning of ADDER, LAP, FIB, SPICE or WORM, we recommend you check in the Newnes Dictionary of Electronics first.

Key Features

A concise glossary for electronics, TV, radio and computing Ideal for engineers, students and enthusiasts *Includes a handy appendix of acronyms


Engineers, technicians, students and amateurs.

Table of Contents

Listing of electronics terms


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About the Author

S W Amos

Affiliations and Expertise

Formerly Head of Technical Publications Section Engineering Training Department BBC

Roger Amos

Affiliations and Expertise

Technical Author, Illustrator and Publicist


'Ideal for engineers, technicians, students or interested amateurs, this is a reference book par excellence, with TV, radio and computing terms all being included as well as the more basic definitions.' Electronics World 'A concise and compact dictionary that seems to cover enough, but not too much.' Electronics Australia 'The definitions range from one sentence to a short essay, some with illustrations as necessary for clarity. The fourth edition incorporates new technology, chiefly in the field of computing and data-processing equipment. An appendix lists abbreviations and acronyms.' Book News, Inc, Portland, OR 'Recommended for all libraries, including specialized engineering libraries, academic and public libraries.' E-Streams Vol6 #10 - Oct 2003