Building Scientific Apparatus (Hardcover)

Building Scientific Apparatus By John H. Moore, Christopher C. Davis, Michael A. Coplan Cover Image
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Unrivaled in its coverage and unique in its hands-on approach, this practical guide to the design and construction of scientific apparatus, or laboratory instruments, is essential reading for every scientist and student of engineering, and physical, chemical, and biological sciences. Featured in this great new edition are features including the physical principles governing the operation of the mechanical, optical and electronic parts of an instrument, new sections on detectors, low-temperature measurements, high-pressure apparatus, and updated engineering specifications. 400 hand drawn figures and tables, have been added to this edition, which basically teaches scientists and engineers how to perform experiments.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780521878586
ISBN-10: 0521878586
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication Date: June 25th, 2009
Pages: 658
Language: English