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Motion Books

Modern Industrial / Electrical Motor Controls

Modern Industrial / Electrical Motor Controls
by Thomas E. Kissell and Chris Hicks
Published by Prentice Hall 1990
ISBN: 0135961645

Thorough coverage of the theory of operation, installation, and troubleshooting of motor controls and motors. Includes hundreds of pictures and diagrams pertaining to the operation and interfacing of motor controls.

Programming Books

C++ Primer

C++ Primer
by Stanley B. Lippman and Josie Lajoie
Published by Addison-Wesley Publishing Co. 1998 (3rd Ed.)
ISBN: 0201824701

The third edition of the C++ Primer combines Stanley Lippman's practical experience with Jose Lajoie's inside knowledge of the ANSI/ISO Standard C++. This tutorial is rewritten to describe the features and programming usage of Standard C++. Especially useful for developers new to C++ are the many real-world programming examples that illustrate the design of generic and object-oriented programs, the use of templates, and other aspects of program design using Standard C++. In addition, the C++ Primer provides usage and efficiency guidelines where appropriate.

LabVIEW for Everyone

LabVIEW For Everyone
by Jeffrey Travis
Published by Prentice Hall 2001 (2nd Ed.)
ISBN: 013065096X

Here is the most authoritative guide to LabVIEW, the leading graphical programming language for engineers and scientists. The book shows the non-expert how to start programming quickly. Now, completely updated for LabVIEW 6i. CD-ROM included.

LabVIEW Graphical Programming

LabVIEW Graphical Programming
by Gary W. Johnson
Published by McGraw Hill 2001 (3rd Ed.)
ISBN: 0071370013

This one-of-a-kind LabVIEW developer's guide gives you virtual instruments--quickly and cheaply! You get powerful tools to build your own virtual instrumentation with National Instruments' popular LabVIEW programming language, from the ground up. Step-by-step instructions, written in a breezy, easy-to-read style with non-programming scientists and engineers in mind. Completely updated for LabVIEW release 6.

LabVIEW Advanced Programming Techniques

LabVIEW Advanced Programming Techniques
by Rick Bitter, Taqi Mohiuddin, Matthew Nawrocki
Published by CRC Press 2000
ISBN: 0849320496

A text offering in-depth coverage of the test and measurement application software, LabVIEW, with discussion of such topics as object-oriented technologies and instrument drivers. The CD-ROM contains helpful materials for use with the text.

Programming Windows

Programming Windows
by Charles Petzold and Paul Yao
Published by Microsoft Press 1998 (5th Ed.)
ISBN: 157231995X

"Look it up in Petzold" remains the decisive last word in answering questions about Windows development. And in PROGRAMMING WINDOWS, FIFTH EDITION, the esteemed Windows Pioneer Award winner revises his classic text with authoritative coverage of the latest versions of the Windows operating system-once again drilling down to the essential API heart of Win32 programming. No aspiring or experienced developer can afford to be without it. An electronic version of this book is available on the companion CD.

Robotics / Mechatronics Books

Mobile Robots: Inspiration to Implementation

Mobile Robots: Inspiration to Implementation
by Joseph L. Jones, Anita M. Flynn, Bruce A. Seiger
Published by A. K. Peters Ltd.1998 (2nd Ed.)
ISBN: 1568810970

With the publication of their new book the authors hope to impart their youthful outlook and experience in conceptualizing and creating robots to anyone interested in robotics. Their aim, put simply, is to teach the reader how to build a robot. However, they hope not only to expand the imagination of a generation of robotics enthusiasts but also supply them with the requisite skills and tools to implement their dreams. This book puts the information under one cover.