Hughes Electrical & Electronic Technology, 11th edition

By Edward Hughes

June 2012

Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273755104

1,018 pages, Illustrated

$132.50 Paper Original

This best-selling textbook, now in its eleventh edition, provides the clear and accessible introduction to electrical and electronic technology that all engineering students need. With a balanced coverage of electrical, electronic, and power engineering,

Hughes Electrical and Electronic Technologyis a must-have text for all university and college engineering students, including thosenotstudying for an electrical or electronic degree. It is also appropriate as a reference for practitioners and technicians working in this, or any other engineering discipline.This edition has been significantly updated to include more on green topics like renewable energy and smart grid systems, and on technological advances such as particle accelerators.

Key features include; chapter objectives and summaries plus worked examples and numerous practice problems.

Contents:

Hughes 11e Table of Contents

Section 1 - Electrical Principles1. International System of Measurement

2. Introduction to Electrical Systems

3. Simple DC Circuits

4. Network Theorems

5. Capacitance and Capacitors

6. Electromagnetism

7. Simple Magnetic Circuits

8. Inductance in a DC Circuit

9. Alternating Voltage and Current

10. Single-phase Series Circuits

11. Single-phase Parallel Networks

12. Power in AC Circuits

13. Complex Notation

14. Resonance in AC Circuits

15. Network Theorems Applied to AC Networks

Section 2 - Electronic Engineering16. Electronic Systems

17. Passive Filters

18. Amplifier Equivalent Networks

19. Semiconductor Materials

20. Rectifiers

21. Junction Transistor Amplifiers

22. FET Amplifiers

23. Further Semiconductor Amplifiers

24. Interfacing Digital and Analogue Systems

25. Digital Numbers

26. Digital Systems

27. Signals

28. Data Transmission and Signals

29. Communications

30. Fibreoptics

Section 3 - Power Engineering31. Multiphase Systems

32. Transformers

33. Introduction to Machine Theory

34. AC Synchronous Machine Windings

35. Characteristics of AC Synchronous Machines

36. Induction Motors

37. Electrical Energy Systems

38. Power Systems

39. Direct-current Machines

40. Direct-current Motors

41. Control System Motors

42. Motor Selection and Efficiency

43. Power Electronics

Section 4 – Measurements, Sensing and Actuation44. Control Systems, Sensors and Actuators

45. Electronic Measuring Instruments and Devices

46. Analogue Measuring InstrumentsAppendices