The Resource Everyday engineering : understanding the marvels of daily life, (videorecording)

Everyday engineering : understanding the marvels of daily life, (videorecording)

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Everyday engineering : understanding the marvels of daily life
Title
Everyday engineering
Title remainder
understanding the marvels of daily life
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Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
JRY
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
620
PerformerNote
Presenter, Professor Stephen Ressler, United States Military Academy at West Point
Series statement
Great courses.
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Everyday engineering : understanding the marvels of daily life, (videorecording)
Label
Everyday engineering : understanding the marvels of daily life, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Course Number 1116"--Container and disc label
  • In one container (28 x 17 cm.)
  • 36 lectures, 30 minutes per lecture
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Accompanying material
1 book (viii, 393 page ; 19 cm)
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references (pages 388-391)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dam, reservoir, and aqueduct design
  • Water treatment and distribution
  • Wastewater disposal and treatment
  • Fossil fuels: coal,oil, and natural gas
  • Power generation from coal
  • Oil, gas, and nuclear power
  • disc 3:
  • Renewable sources of electricity
  • Electrical power transmission: the grid
  • Electrical power distribution
  • Disc 1:
  • Everyday thermodynamics: refrigeration
  • Heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning
  • Home energy efficiency
  • disc 4:
  • Passive solar and net-zero- energy homes
  • The plain old telephone service
  • The global telecommunications network
  • Cellular phone technology
  • Satellites and satellite communications
  • Simple machines around the houses
  • Engineering and technology in your world
  • disc 5:
  • User-centered design
  • The internal combustion engine
  • Torque, power, and transmission
  • The drivetrain
  • Suspension, steering, and braking
  • Highway engineering
  • disc 6:
  • Traffic engineering
  • Everyday bridges
  • Your house as an engineered system
  • Tunnel engineering
  • The railroad
  • Solid waste disposal and recycling
  • The future: engineering for sustainability
  • Three structural systems for load bearing
  • Platform-framed housing construction
  • The building envelope
  • Site design and storm runoff
  • disc 2:
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4 3/4 in. +
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Extent
6 videodiscs (1,080 min.)
Isbn
9781629972275
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • PD1116A
  • ID1116A-01
  • PB1116A
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1725113
  • (OCoLC)931594517
  • (CaAE) a1725113
System details
DVD

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