By Irwin E. Alber

ISBN-10: 3642225365

ISBN-13: 9783642225369

ISBN-10: 3642438717

ISBN-13: 9783642438714

Engineers have to gather “Back-of-the-Envelope” survival abilities to acquire tough quantitative solutions to real-world difficulties, quite whilst engaged on initiatives with huge, immense complexity and intensely constrained assets. within the case experiences handled during this e-book, we exhibit step by step examples of the actual arguments and the ensuing calculations received utilizing the quick-fire process. We additionally show the estimation advancements that may be got by using extra distinct physics-based Back-of-the-Envelope engineering versions. those diversified tools are used to procure the strategies to a few layout and function estimation difficulties bobbing up from of the main complicated real-world engineering tasks: the gap trip and the Hubble house Telescope satellite.

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