What's new: July 2019

July 18, 2019

July 2019 Oxford Reference update

This month one new Quick Reference title has been added to the site.

A Dictionary of Biology


A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering

Edited by Marcel Escudier and Tony Atkins

Quick Reference

This Dictionary provides definitions and explanations for mechanical engineering terms in clear and concise A to Z entries, many illustrated. This new edition greatly expands the coverage of materials engineering terms, with a complete revision of the existing entries and the addition of more than 200 new ones in this area. Other new entries include atomic force microscope, epitrochoid, fundamental physical constant, light-emitting diode, motor generator unit, Ohm’s law, and turbomachine. Also touched upon are related subject areas such as acoustics, bioengineering, chemical engineering, civil engineering, aeronautical engineering, and environmental engineering.

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