## The Electrical Engineering Handbook,Second EditionIn 1993, the first edition of The Electrical Engineering Handbook set a new standard for breadth and depth of coverage in an engineering reference work. Now, this classic has been substantially revised and updated to include the latest information on all the important topics in electrical engineering today. Every electrical engineer should have an opportunity to expand his expertise with this definitive guide. In a single volume, this handbook provides a complete reference to answer the questions encountered by practicing engineers in industry, government, or academia. This well-organized book is divided into 12 major sections that encompass the entire field of electrical engineering, including circuits, signal processing, electronics, electromagnetics, electrical effects and devices, and energy, and the emerging trends in the fields of communications, digital devices, computer engineering, systems, and biomedical engineering. A compendium of physical, chemical, material, and mathematical data completes this comprehensive resource. Every major topic is thoroughly covered and every important concept is defined, described, and illustrated. Conceptually challenging but carefully explained articles are equally valuable to the practicing engineer, researchers, and students. A distinguished advisory board and contributors including many of the leading authors, professors, and researchers in the field today assist noted author and professor Richard Dorf in offering complete coverage of this rapidly expanding field. No other single volume available today offers this combination of broad coverage and depth of exploration of the topics. The Electrical Engineering Handbook will be an invaluable resource for electrical engineers for years to come. |

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### Contents

Introduction ShuPark Chan | 2 |

Voltage and Current Sources | 45 |

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Linear Circuit Analysis | 59 |

Ciletti 3 2 Node and Mesh Analysis | 63 |

University of Colorado Node Analysis Mesh Analysis Summary | 69 |

David Irwin Linearity and Superposition The Network Theorems of Thevenin | 80 |

Norman Balabanian Transfer Measuring AC Power and Energy | 88 |

Digital Devices | 1767 |

of time must be consistent with Kirchhoffs voltage and current laws These two laws govern even the most | 1781 |

Memory Devices | 1805 |

Logical Devices | 1849 |

Microprocessors | 1899 |

Displays | 1915 |

Data Acquisition Dhammika Kurumbalaptitiya and S Ratnajeevan H Hoole | 1951 |

Testing | 1959 |

Theodore A Bickart 3 6 Graph Theory 92 The itTree Approach The Flowgraph Approach The itTree | 110 |

Passive Signal Processing William J Kerwin | 121 |

Nonlinear Circuits | 135 |

Laplace Transform | 159 |

Concept and Formulation WaiKai Chen | 181 |

The zTransform Richard C Dorf and Zhen Wan | 191 |

TFI Equivalent Networks Zhen Wan and Richard C Dorf | 199 |

Transfer Functions of Filters Richard C Dorf and Zhen Wan | 205 |

Frequency Response Paul Neudorfer | 213 |

Stability Analysis Ferenc Szidarovsky and A Terry Bahill | 223 |

Computer Software for Circuit Analysis and Design | 239 |

Signal Processing | 268 |

Speech Signal Processing | 339 |

Spectral Estimation and Modeling | 375 |

Multidimensional Signal Processing | 391 |

VLSI for Signal Processing | 427 |

Acoustic Signal Processing | 451 |

Artificial Neural Networks Jose C Principe | 473 |

Computing Environments for Digital Signal Processing Delores M Etter | 487 |

24 | 527 |

Electromagnetics | 887 |

Electromagnetic Fields Jin Au Kong | 899 |

Wave Propagation | 925 |

Antennas | 951 |

Microwave Devices | 979 |

Compatibility | 1003 |

Lightwave | 1069 |

54 | 1217 |

MoShing Chen | 1321 |

Ciletti | 1430 |

Power System Analysis Software C P Arnold and N R Watson | 1498 |

70 | 1551 |

71 | 1575 |

Personal and office | 1707 |

ComputerAided Design and Analysis of Communication Systems | 1749 |

Computer Engineering | 1987 |

Programming | 2031 |

Memory Systems Doug Burger James R Goodman and Gurindar S Sohi | 2077 |

Input and Output | 2091 |

Software Engineering | 2127 |

Computer Graphcis Evelyn P Rozanski | 2155 |

Computer Networks Thomas G Robertzaai | 2165 |

Fault Tolerance Barry W Johnson | 2171 |

Knowledge Engineering | 2183 |

Parallel Processors Tseyun Feng | 2203 |

Operating Systems Joseph Boykin | 2211 |

Computer and Communications Security Arlin Cooper | 2221 |

Computer Reliability Chris G Guy | 2235 |

The Internet and Its Role in the Future Gary L Hawke | 2245 |

Introduction R Lai Tummala | 2255 |

Aerospace Systems | 2365 |

Command Control and Communications C3 | 2393 |

Industrial Systems | 2405 |

ManMachine Systems Duane McRuer | 2429 |

Vehicular Systems Linda Sue Boehmer | 2439 |

Industrial Illuminating Systems Kao Chen | 2447 |

Instruments John L Schmalzel | 2469 |

Navigation Systems Myron Kayton | 2477 |

Reliability Engineering R Rama Kumar | 2489 |

Environmental Effects Karen Blades and Braden Allenby | 2505 |

ComputerAided Control Systems Design | 2515 |

Biomedical Systems | 2535 |

Biomedical Sensors Michael R Neuman | 2583 |

Bioelectronics and Instruments | 2593 |

Biocomputing | 2629 |

Mathematics Symbols and Physical Constants | 2643 |

Indexes | 2663 |

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