Mastering the theory and application of electrical concepts is necessary for a successful career in the electrical installation or industrial maintenance fields. and this new fifth edition of Deimar's Standard Textbook of Electricity delivers! Designed to reach by blending concepts relating to electrical theory and principles with practical how to' information, this text prepares you for situations commonly encountered on the job. Topics span all the major aspects of the electrical field including atomic structure and basic electricity, direct and alternating current. basic circuit theory three phase circuits. Single phase, transformers, generators, and motors. This revision retains all the allmarks of our market-leading prior editions and Includes eninancements such as a new introduction on electrical occupations and new coverage of constant-current transformers and fuel cells, as well as reference tips on going green throughout the text.
Green Tips appear throughout the text to demonstrate how to apply green concepts to the electrical field Comprehensive book is organized so that each unit covers a different topic, making it easy to learn Math concepts are limited to basics algebra and trigonometry and are logically organized so that students can master the basics before moving on to more advanced topics New information conceming the American Wire Gauge measurement Now coverage of constant-current transformers and fuel coils Extensive use of color illustrations and photographs appeals to visual leamers and brings electrical theory and applications to life
Stephen L. Herman has been both an electrician and teacher for over 30 years. He has authored numerous textbooks on the subjects electricity and mathematics. He retired from being a lead instructor for the Electrical Technology cumiculum at Lee College in Baytown, Texas, Mr. Herman received the Excellence in Education Award from the Halliburton Education Foundation.