Modern Dictionary of Electronics

Modern Dictionary of Electronics

Book - 1999
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Elsevier Science and Technology
Included in this fully revised classic are well over 28,000 terms, phrases, acronyms, and abbreviations from the ever-expanding worlds of consumer electronics, optics, microelectronics, computers, communications, and medical electronics. From the basic elements of theory to the most cutting-edge circuit technology, this book explains it all in both words and pictures.

For easy reference, the author has provided definitions for standard abbreviations and equations as well as tables of SI (International System of Units) units, measurements, and schematic symbols

Modern Dictionary of Electronics is the bible of technology reference for readers around the world. Now fully updated by the original author, this essential, comprehensive reference book should be in the library of every engineer, technician, technical writer, hobbyist, and student.

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Two and a half times the size of the original 1961 edition, popular electronics writer Graf's standard reference defines terms as they are actually used in the trade rather than as the technician who first coined them intended them to mean. He includes terms, acronyms, and abbreviations from basic theory to emerging technology in consumer electronics, optics, microelectronics, computers, communications, and medical electronics. Many drawings and diagrams help clarify the text. He does not cross-reference very much and includes no index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Newnes, 1999.
Edition: 7th ed., rev. and updated.
ISBN: 9780750698665
Branch Call Number: R 621.38103
Characteristics: 869 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.


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