Design Concepts for Engineers

Design Concepts for Engineers

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For Freshman or Introductory courses in Engineering and Computer Science.ESource-Prentice Hall's Engineering Source-provides a comprehensive, customizable introductory engineering and computing library. Featuring over 30 modules and growing, ESource allows professors to fully customize their textbooks through the ESource website. Professors are not only able to pick and choose complete modules, but also sections of modules, incorporate their own materials, and re-paginate and re-index the complete project. ESource Access program gives students password access to the entire online ESource library.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 201.7 x 252.5 x 12.2mm | 449.06g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • 2nd edition
  • 0130934305
  • 9780130934307

Table of contents

1. Engineering as a Career. 2. What Is Design? 3. Engineering Design Tools. 4. Estimation as Part of Engineering Design. 5. The Human-Machine Interface. 6. Computers as Part of the Design Solution. 7. The Role of Failure in Engineering Design. 8. Effective Communication. 9. Safety and Ethics in Engineering Design.
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About Mark N. Horenstein

Mark N. Horenstein is a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Boston University. He has degrees in Electrical Engineering from M.LT. and U.C. Berkeley and has been involved in teaching engineering design for the greater part of his academic career. He devised and developed the senior design project class taken by all electrical and computer engineering students at Boston University. In this class, the students work for a virtual engineering company developing products and systems for real-world engineering and social-service clients.
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