Rules of Thumb for Engineers and ScientistsBook - 1991
This handy reference for any scientist, engineer or writer includes reasonably accurate answers and brief explanations of formulas, correlations, relationships, axioms, maxims and scientific laws. These rules span a variety of scientific and engineering fields, including chemistry, physics, mathematics, metallurgy, optics, semiconductors and so on. The rules are presented alphabetically by author/originator, ranging from Abegg's Rule about valency to Zintl's Rule about salt-like ionic compounds. There are many numerical rules also (such as the Rule of 72).
Publisher: Houston, Tex. : Gulf Pub. Co., 1991
Edition: Rev. and expanded ed
Branch Call Number: 500 F532r 1991
Characteristics: xiv, 242 p. : ill. ; 24 cm