Rules of Thumb for Engineers and ScientistsBook - 1991 | Rev. and expanded ed
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., c1991
Edition: Rev. and expanded ed
Branch Call Number: 500 F533, 1991
Characteristics: xiv, 242 p. : ill. ; 24 cm