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Engineering 10 Engineering Design and Analysis Mechanical Engineering Module The “Wind Energy Handbook,” a good resource for understanding wind power, is available electronically through the UC library. Please read the first chapter, which contains some basic history of wind power, and an overview of the rest of the book. Please note in particular the "well-known expression" for the power produced by a turbine of a given size on page 6. To get the book in PDF form through the Engineering Library web site, go to: http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/ENGI/ At the top right of the menu, click on “Electronic Books” http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/ENGI/ebooks.html Click on the third item down (Knovel), which should take you to:
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Unformatted text preview: http://www.knovel.com/web/portal/browse Enter the name of the book that you want Wind Energy Handbook and you will be taken to a page that has this book, and perhaps a few others. When you open the link to this resource, you will then have the option of opening each chapter or portion of a chapter, in some cases, as a PDF file. You can work through the file on-line or you can download it to your computer for use while you are off line. If you are working from off campus and are on DSL or a cable modem, youll have to authenticate yourself as a UC Berkeley student using either a VPN or a proxy server. See http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/Help/connecting_off_campus.html for more details....
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This note was uploaded on 02/19/2010 for the course ENGINEERIN 72826 taught by Professor Sengupta/leachman/johnson during the Spring '10 term at University of California, Berkeley.

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