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Encyclopaedias and dictionaries

Print Encyclopaedias

Encyclopaedia Britannica

Online version of the work with the complete text of over 118,000 articles, more than 24,000 images and 1600 interactive maps.
The current edition also includes the Britannica Student Encyclopedia, Concise Encyclopaedia, Britannica Internet Guide, with a link to over 200,000 controlled web sites, Britannica Yearbooks (1994-2002), the complete text of the Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Rand McNally's New Millennium World Atlas.

Encyclopaedia of Aerospace Engineering

The encyclopaedia contains contributions from experts in the areas of aerospace technology study and development, and transport design. It is organised into the following chapters: Fluid Dynamics and Aerothermodynamics, Propulsion and Energy, Structural Technology, Technology of Materials, Dynamics and Control, Environmental Impact and Production, Vehicle Design and Systems Engineering. Thanks to systematic updates the publication is able to highlight the most recent developments in the field of aerospace research.

Encyclopaedia of Applied Physics

This encyclopaedia published by Wiley covers areas such as: optics, laser physics, semiconductor and solid state physics, atom and nuclear physics and biophysics.
It was originally printed in 23 volumes plus 2 updated volumes with a total of around 15,500 pages and over 650 articles with a total of 7800 figures and 980 tables. Since July 2004, the encyclopaedia has been published in a completely updated format.

Encyclopaedia of Computational Mechanics

Published in 3 volumes by Wiley in 2004.

Encyclopaedia of Materials: Science and Technology

Compiled by K. H. Jurgen Buschov et al and published by Elsevier in 11 volumes in 2001.

Encyclopaedia of Statistical Sciences

An important reference work for statistics research, this encyclopaedia is regularly updated with freshly published articles and revisions of articles already published. It integrates, in one fully searchable container, the complete text of first and second printed edition, all supplements and updates. A coherent system of references between the articles makes it possible to quickly access the required information.

Encyclopaedia of Telecommunications

Compiled by John. G. Proakis and published by Wiley in 5 volumes in 2003.

Major Reference Work

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Wiley Encyclopaedia of Biomedical Engineering

Compiled by Metin Akay, published by Wiley in 6 volumes.