Instrumentation and Control Systems

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780081006139: Instrumentation and Control Systems
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Instrumentation and Control Systems addresses the basic principles of modern instrumentation and control systems, including examples of the latest devices, techniques and applications in a clear and readable style. Unlike the majority of books in this field, only a minimal prior knowledge of mathematical methods is assumed. The book focuses on providing a comprehensive introduction to the subject, with Laplace presented in a simple and easily accessible form, complimented by an outline of the mathematics that would be required to progress to more advanced levels of study.

Taking a highly practical approach, the author combines underpinning theory with numerous case studies and applications throughout, to enable the reader to apply the content directly to real-world engineering contexts. Coverage includes smart instrumentation, DAQ, crucial health and safety considerations, and practical issues such as noise reduction, maintenance and testing. PLCs and ladder programming is incorporated in the text, as well as new information introducing the various software programs used for simulation.

The overall approach of this book makes it an ideal text for all introductory level undergraduate courses in control engineering and instrumentation. It is fully in line with latest syllabus requirements, and also covers, in full, the requirements of the Instrumentation & Control Principles and Control Systems & Automation units of the new Higher National Engineering syllabus from Edexcel.

  • Completely updated
  • Assumes minimal prior mathematical knowledge
  • Highly accessible student-centred text
  • Includes an extensive collection of problems, case studies and applications, with a full set of answers at the back of the book
  • Helps placing theory in real-world engineering contexts

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Former Lecturer at Buckingham Chilterns University College, High Wycombe, UK, and now retired, William Bolton has worked in industry and academia as a senior lecturer in a college of technology, a member of the Nuffield Advanced Physics team, an adviser to a British government aid project in Brazil on technical education, as a UNESCO consultant in Argentina and Thailand, and as Head of Research and Development at the Business and Technician Education Council. He has written many engineering textbooks, including Mechatronics, 4th ed., Engineering Science, 5th ed., Higher Engineering Science, 2nd ed., Mechanical Science, 3rd ed., and Instrumentation and Control Systems.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

William Bolton
Published by ELSEVIER SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, United Kingdom (2015)
ISBN 10: 0081006136 ISBN 13: 9780081006139
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description ELSEVIER SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, United Kingdom, 2015. Paperback. Condition: New. 2nd edition. Language: English. Brand new Book. Instrumentation and Control Systems addresses the basic principles of modern instrumentation and control systems, including examples of the latest devices, techniques and applications in a clear and readable style. Unlike the majority of books in this field, only a minimal prior knowledge of mathematical methods is assumed. The book focuses on providing a comprehensive introduction to the subject, with Laplace presented in a simple and easily accessible form, complimented by an outline of the mathematics that would be required to progress to more advanced levels of study. Taking a highly practical approach, the author combines underpinning theory with numerous case studies and applications throughout, to enable the reader to apply the content directly to real-world engineering contexts. Coverage includes smart instrumentation, DAQ, crucial health and safety considerations, and practical issues such as noise reduction, maintenance and testing. PLCs and ladder programming is incorporated in the text, as well as new information introducing the various software programs used for simulation. The overall approach of this book makes it an ideal text for all introductory level undergraduate courses in control engineering and instrumentation. It is fully in line with latest syllabus requirements, and also covers, in full, the requirements of the Instrumentation & Control Principles and Control Systems & Automation units of the new Higher National Engineering syllabus from Edexcel. Seller Inventory # EOD9780081006139

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 54.17
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

William Bolton
Published by ELSEVIER SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, United Kingdom (2015)
ISBN 10: 0081006136 ISBN 13: 9780081006139
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description ELSEVIER SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, United Kingdom, 2015. Paperback. Condition: New. 2nd edition. Language: English. Brand new Book. Instrumentation and Control Systems addresses the basic principles of modern instrumentation and control systems, including examples of the latest devices, techniques and applications in a clear and readable style. Unlike the majority of books in this field, only a minimal prior knowledge of mathematical methods is assumed. The book focuses on providing a comprehensive introduction to the subject, with Laplace presented in a simple and easily accessible form, complimented by an outline of the mathematics that would be required to progress to more advanced levels of study. Taking a highly practical approach, the author combines underpinning theory with numerous case studies and applications throughout, to enable the reader to apply the content directly to real-world engineering contexts. Coverage includes smart instrumentation, DAQ, crucial health and safety considerations, and practical issues such as noise reduction, maintenance and testing. PLCs and ladder programming is incorporated in the text, as well as new information introducing the various software programs used for simulation. The overall approach of this book makes it an ideal text for all introductory level undergraduate courses in control engineering and instrumentation. It is fully in line with latest syllabus requirements, and also covers, in full, the requirements of the Instrumentation & Control Principles and Control Systems & Automation units of the new Higher National Engineering syllabus from Edexcel. Seller Inventory # AAU9780081006139

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 57.70
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

William Bolton
Published by ELSEVIER SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, United Kingdom (2015)
ISBN 10: 0081006136 ISBN 13: 9780081006139
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description ELSEVIER SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, United Kingdom, 2015. Paperback. Condition: New. 2nd edition. Language: English. Brand new Book. Instrumentation and Control Systems addresses the basic principles of modern instrumentation and control systems, including examples of the latest devices, techniques and applications in a clear and readable style. Unlike the majority of books in this field, only a minimal prior knowledge of mathematical methods is assumed. The book focuses on providing a comprehensive introduction to the subject, with Laplace presented in a simple and easily accessible form, complimented by an outline of the mathematics that would be required to progress to more advanced levels of study. Taking a highly practical approach, the author combines underpinning theory with numerous case studies and applications throughout, to enable the reader to apply the content directly to real-world engineering contexts. Coverage includes smart instrumentation, DAQ, crucial health and safety considerations, and practical issues such as noise reduction, maintenance and testing. PLCs and ladder programming is incorporated in the text, as well as new information introducing the various software programs used for simulation. The overall approach of this book makes it an ideal text for all introductory level undergraduate courses in control engineering and instrumentation. It is fully in line with latest syllabus requirements, and also covers, in full, the requirements of the Instrumentation & Control Principles and Control Systems & Automation units of the new Higher National Engineering syllabus from Edexcel. Seller Inventory # AAU9780081006139

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 57.80
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

William Bolton
Published by Newnes
ISBN 10: 0081006136 ISBN 13: 9780081006139
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
IGEMZ
(Milton, ON, Canada)

Book Description Newnes. Condition: new. Seller Inventory # 641149

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 51.81
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 6.00
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

William Bolton
Published by Newnes (an imprint of Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd ) 2015-10-01 (2015)
ISBN 10: 0081006136 ISBN 13: 9780081006139
New Paperback Quantity Available: 20
Seller:
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)

Book Description Newnes (an imprint of Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd ) 2015-10-01, 2015. Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # NU-ELSPD-00000977

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 50.85
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 12.07
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Bolton, William
Published by Elsevier Science and Technology (2015)
ISBN 10: 0081006136 ISBN 13: 9780081006139
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)

Book Description Elsevier Science and Technology, 2015. PAP. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # BB-9780081006139

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 64.05
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

William Bolton
ISBN 10: 0081006136 ISBN 13: 9780081006139
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)

Book Description Condition: New. Not Signed; Instrumentation and Control Systems addresses the basic principles of modern instrumentation and control systems, including examples of the latest devices, techniques and applications in a clear and readable style. Unlike the majority of books in this field, only a minimal prior knowledge of mathema. book. Seller Inventory # ria9780081006139_rkm

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 60.91
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.01
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

8.

Bolton, William
Published by Newnes (2015)
ISBN 10: 0081006136 ISBN 13: 9780081006139
New Paperback Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
Textbooks_Source
(Columbia, MO, U.S.A.)

Book Description Newnes, 2015. Paperback. Condition: New. 2nd Edition. Ships same day or next business day! UPS shipping available (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes). Seller Inventory # 002010929N

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 64.22
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

9.

Bolton, William
Published by Newnes (2015)
ISBN 10: 0081006136 ISBN 13: 9780081006139
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1

Book Description Newnes, 2015. Condition: New. Num Pages: 360 pages. BIC Classification: TJFM. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 217 x 277 x 23. Weight in Grams: 1000. . 2015. 2nd Edition. Paperback. . . . . . Seller Inventory # V9780081006139

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 71.94
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

10.

William Bolton
Published by Elsevier Science & Technology
ISBN 10: 0081006136 ISBN 13: 9780081006139
New Paperback / softback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)

Book Description Elsevier Science & Technology. Paperback / softback. Condition: New. New copy - Usually dispatched within 2 working days. Seller Inventory # B9780081006139

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 63.17
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book