Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity (5TH ed.)
Contributor(s): Herman, Stephen L (Author)
ISBN: 1111539154 EAN: 9781111539153
Pub Date: December 07, 2010
Mastering the theory and application of electrical concepts is necessary for a successful career in the electrical installation or industrial maintenance fields, and this new fifth edition of DELMAR'S STANDARD TEXTBOOK OF ELECTRICITY delivers!
Designed to teach by blending concepts relating to electrical theory and principles with practical 'how to' information that prepares you for situations commonly encountered on the job. Topics span all the major aspects of the electrical field including atomic structure and basic electricity, direct and alternating current, basic circuit theory, three-phase circuits, single phase, transformers, generators, and motors.
This revision retains all the hallmarks of our market-leading prior editions and includes enhancements such as updates to the 2011 NEC, a new chapter on industry orientation, and new coverage of constant-current transformers and fuel cells as well as tips on energy efficiency throughout the text
- Technology & Engineering | Electricity
- Technology & Engineering | Construction | Electrical
-Electricity -Electric circuits
Contributor Bio: Herman, Stephen L
Stephen L. Herman has been both an electrician and a teacher for more than 30 years and has authored numerous textbooks on the subjects of electricity and mathematics. For 20 years, Mr. Herman served as lead instructor for the Electrical Technology Curriculum at Lee College in Baytown, Texas, where he received an Excellence in Education Award from the Halliburton Education Foundation. He also taught at Randolph Community College in Asheboro, North Carolina, for nine years, and helped establish an electrical curriculum for Northeast Texas Community College in Mount Pleasant, Texas.