Photovoltaic Design and Installation For Dummies by Ryan Mayfield
Requirements: EPUB Reader 6.53 MB
Overview: The fun and easy way to get a grip on photovoltaic design and installation
Designing and installing solar panel systems is a trend thatcontinues to grow. With ‘green collar’ jobs on the rise and homeowners looking for earth-friendly ways to stretch their dollars and lesson their carbon imprint, understanding photovoltaic design and installation is on the rise.
Photovoltaic Design & Installation For Dummies gives you a comprehensive overview of the history, physics, design, installation, and operation of home-scale solar-panel systems. You’ll also get an introduction to the foundational mathematic and electrical concepts you need to understand and work with photovoltaic systems.
• Covers all aspects of home-scale solar-power systems
• Viable resource for professionals, students, and technical laymen
• Can be used to study for the NABCEP exam
Whether you’re a building professional looking to expand your business and skills to meet the growing demand for solar power installation or are seeking a career in this rapidly expanding field, Photovoltaic Design & Installation For Dummies has you covered!
Genre: Non-Fiction – Tech & Devices
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MongoDB Applied Design Patterns by Rick Copeland
Requirements: .ePUB, .MOBI/.AZW reader, 1.8MB
Many businesses launch NoSQL databases without understanding the techniques for using their features most effectively. This book demonstrates the benefits of document embedding, polymorphic schemas, and other MongoDB patterns for tackling specific big data use cases.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Tech & Devices
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Victorian Imagery and Design: The Essential Reference by Carol Belanger Grafton
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 66 MB
Overview: Richly detailed, authentic, and engrossing, this compendium draws upon Dover’s archives to present a pictorial survey of the Victorian world. Sources include historical periodicals such as Harper’s Weekly,The Illustrated London News, and Punch as well as printers’ and trade catalogs, architectural graphics, and patterns for fabric and wall decoration by William Morris, Christopher Dresser, and other designers. Hundreds of color and black-and-white images offer glimpses of social history from the great book illustrators of the era as well as ordinary and extraordinary everyday objects, including displays of glassware, furniture, needlework, and stained glass windows from the famous Crystal Palace Exhibition of 1851. Detailed bibliographical information concerning every source ― including biographical details of each artist ― makes this collection a vital reference tool as well as a stunning compendium of Victorian graphic and pictorial art and illustration. Students of graphic art, typography, and illustration as well as graphic designers and advertising professionals will prize this remarkable resource.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General
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Functional Design Errors in Digital Circuits: Diagnosis Correction and Repair (Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering)
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Home Interior Design & Renovation: A step by step practical guide from Design to Execution of ‘DIY’ Projects! by Amit Murao
Requirements: .PDF reader, 10 MB
Overview: This book on ‘Home Interior Design & Renovation’, is an attempt to guide the homeowners about the entire process of renovation (or makeover) – from Design to Execution! The book has been written while focusing on homeowners who have no (or very little) prior experience of Home Renovation, therefore touches on some very fundamental points. Any Interior (or Architectural) project requires a very intricate planning and execution process. Many of the free ebooks and blogs found online on Home Interior Design simply offer a collection of attractive images! However, if you are planning to take up the project of your own Home Interior Design without any prior experience or formal knowledge, then you have to look above and beyond these pretty pictures!
Genre: Non-Fiction > General
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Tragic Design: The Impact of Bad Product Design and How to Fix It 1st Edition by Jonathan Shariat , Cynthia Savard Saucier
Requirements: .PDF reader, 12.2 MB
Overview: Bad design is everywhere, and its cost is much higher than we think. In this thought-provoking book, authors Jonathan Shariat and Cynthia Savard Saucier explain how poorly designed products can anger, sadden, exclude, and even kill people who use them. The designers responsible certainly didn’t intend harm, so what can you do to avoid making similar mistakes?
Tragic Design examines real case studies that show how certain design choices adversely affected users, and includes in-depth interviews with authorities in the design industry. Pick up this book and learn how you can be an agent of change in the design community and at your company.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Tech & Devices – Web Design
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SmartWatch Design Fundamentals: WatchFace Design for Samsung Galaxy SmartWatches by Wallace Jackson
Requirements: .PDF reader, 31 MB
Overview: Gain concepts central to smartwatch design, editing and animation correction using the popular open source Galaxy Watch Designer software package. This visual guide builds upon the essential concepts of smartwatch design, decoration, digital imaging, animation, function integration, and visual effects, and gets more advanced as chapters progress, covering which digital new media file formats (JPEG, PNG, GIF, etc.) are best for use with smartwatch design. Smart Watch Design Fundamentals also covers key factors in the data footprint optimization work process, designing and optimizing animation assets, and why these optimizations are important. Additionally, the book covers other advanced topics such as how to provide free smartwatch faces for the first few days on the smartwatch store, and how to post watchface designs for sale in the store.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Tech & Devices
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