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Macmillan encyclopedia of energy /

John Zumerchik, editor in chief.

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Names: Zumerchik, John.
Published: New York : Macmillan Reference USA, 2001.
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v. 1. Acid rain to Electric vehicles -- v. 2. Emission control, Power plant to Oersted, Hans Christian -- v. 3. Office equipment to Z-Pinch. Energy timeline. Index.
v. 1. -- Acid Rain / Tom Butler -- Aerodynamics / John D. Anderson -- Agriculture / Hosein Shapouri, Roger Conway -- Air Conditioning / Bernard A. Nagengast -- Aircraft / John D. Anderson -- Air Pollution / Kenneth Green -- Air Quality, Indoor / Satish Kumar -- Air Travel / F. Robert van der Linden -- Alexanderson, Ernst Frederik Werner (1878-1975) / Albert Abramson -- Alternative Fuels and Vehicles / John Zumerchik -- Ampère, André-Marie (1775-1836) / Robert Sier -- Animal and Human Energy / David Mulcahy -- Appliances / David B. Goldstein -- Archimedes (287-212 BC) / Douglas Quinney -- Atmosphere / Dennis G. Baker, Anita Baker-Blocker -- Auditing of Energy Use / Michael R. Muller -- Automobile Performance / Charles A. Amann -- Aviation Fuel / William F. Taylor -- Batteries / John Zumerchik -- Bearings / Jiang Long -- Becquerel, Alexandre-Edmund (1820-1891) / Stig Steenstrup -- Behavior / John Zumerchik -- Bernoulli, Daniel (1700-1782) / Douglas Quinney -- Bethe, Hans Albrecht (1906- ) / Silvan S. Schweber -- Bicycling / John Schubert, John Zumerchik -- Big Bang Theory / Don Lichtenberg -- Biofuels / Deborah L. Mowery -- Biological Energy Use, Cellular Processes of / David E. Harris -- Biological Energy Use, Ecosystem Functioning of / Allison Brody -- Black, Joseph (1728-1799) / Robert Sier -- Building Design, Commercial / Jeffrey A. Johnson, William Steven Taber, Jr. -- Building Design, Energy Codes and / Jeffrey A. Johnson, David Conover -- Building Design, Residential / Sam Rashkin, Japhet Koteen -- Capacitors and Ultracapacitors / Alan B. McEwen -- Capital Investment Decisions / Sue McNeil -- Carnot, Nicolas Leonard Sadi (1796-1832) / Joseph F. Mulligan -- Carson, Rachel / Linda Sargent Wood -- Catalysts / Joe W. Hightower, Burtron H. Davis -- Charcoal / Herman Bieber -- Chemical Energy, Historical Evolution of the Use of / Barry L. Tarmy -- Clausius, Rudolf Julius Emmanuel (1822-1888) / Barbara Flume-Gorczyca -- Climatic Effects / Kenneth Green -- Coal, Consumption of / Anthony Fainberg -- Coal, Production of / Jerry C. Tien -- Coal, Transportation and Storage of / Jamie N. Heller, Stan M. Kaplan -- Cogeneration / Joseph Priest -- Cogeneration Technologies / Morris A. Pierce -- Combustion / Kenneth Brezinsky -- Communications and Energy / Gilbert Held -- Conservation of Energy / Joseph Priest -- Conservation Supply Curves / Alan K. Meier, Arthur H. Rosenfeld -- Consumption / John Zumerchik -- Control Systems, History of / Anibal T. De Almeida, Hashem Akbari -- Cool Communities / Hashem Akbari, Arthur H. Rosenfeld -- Culture and Energy Usage / Laura Nader -- Curie, Marie Sklodowska (1867-1934) / Margaret H. Venable, T. Leon Venable -- Demand-Side Management / Joseph Eto -- Diesel, Rudolph (1858-1913) / David B. Sicilia -- Diesel Cycle Engines / Robert N. Brady -- Diesel Fuel / Robert N. Brady -- District Heating and Cooling / Morris A. Pierce -- Domestic Energy Use / Morris A. Pierce -- Drivetrains / Charles A. Amann -- Economically Efficient Energy Choices / William S. Peirce -- Economic Externalities / Samuel N. Addy -- Economic Growth and Energy Consumption / Scott B. Sitzer -- Edison, Thomas Alva (1847-1931) / Leonard S. Taylor -- Efficiency of Energy Use / Arthur H. Rosenfeld, Tina M. Kaarsberg, Joseph J. Romm -- Efficiency of Energy Use, Economic Concerns and / Ronald J. Sutherland -- Efficiency of Energy Use, Labeling of / James G. Mills -- Einstein, Albert (1879-1955) / Abraham Pais -- Elastic Energy / Joseph Priest -- Electricity / Dennis Barnaal -- Electricity, History of / Bernard Finn -- Electric Motor Systems / John Zumerchik -- Electric Power, Generation of / David E. Dismukes -- Electric Power, System Protection, Control, and Monitoring of / Stanley H. Horowitz -- Electric Power, System Reliability and / Roy Billinton -- Electric Power Substations / John A. Palmer -- Electric Power Transmission and Distribution Systems / John A. Palmer -- Electric Vehicles / John Zumerchik, Fred I. Denny.
v. 2. -- Emission Control, Vehicle / Randall Guensler -- Emission Control, Power Plant / Charles E. Hickman -- Energy Economics / Richard L. Gordon -- Energy Intensity Trends / Stephanie J. Battles -- Energy Management Control Systems / Anibal T. De Almeida, Hashem Akbari -- Engines / Charles A. Amann -- Environmental Economics / Richard L. Stroup -- Environmental Problems and Energy Use / Fred I. Denny -- Ericsson, John (1803-1899) / Robert Sier -- Ethical and Moral Aspects of Energy Use / Joseph R. DesJardins -- Explosives and Propellants / Herman Bieber -- Faraday, Michael (1791-1867) / Leonard S. Taylor -- Fermi, Enrico (1901-1954) / Joseph F. Mulligan -- Flywheels / Donald A. Bender -- Fossil Fuels / Thomas S. Ahlbrandt -- Fourier, Jean Baptiste Joseph (1768-1830) / David Keston -- Freight Movement / John Zumerchik, Jack Lanigan, Sr. -- Fuel Cells / Christopher Borroni-Bird -- Fuel Cell Vehicles / Christopher Borroni-Bird -- Fuller, R. Buckminster, Jr. (1895-1983) / Linda Sargent Wood -- Fulton, Robert (1765-1815) / Dennis R. Diehl -- Furnaces and Boilers / Esher Kweller, Roger McDonald -- Futures / Frank R. Power -- Gasoline and Additives / Sanford L. Moskowitz -- Gasoline Engines / Charles A. Amann -- Geography and Energy Use / Vaclav Smil -- Geothermal Energy / Ernest L. McFarland -- Gibbs, Josiah Willard (1839-1903) / Robert J. Deltete -- Government Agencies / John Zumerchik -- Government Intervention in Energy Markets / John Zumerchik -- Gravitational Energy / Joseph Priest -- Green Energy / Robert L. Bradley, Jr. -- Heat and Heating / Joseph Priest -- Heat Pumps / Bernard A. Nagengast -- Heat Transfer / W. Dan Turner, David Claridge -- Heaviside, Oliver (1850-1925) / Alan S. Heather -- Helmholtz, Hermann von (1821-1894) / Joseph F. Mulligan -- Hertz, Henrich Rudolph (1857-1894) / Joseph F. Mulligan -- Historical Perspectives and Social Consequences / Vaclav Smil -- Houdry, Eugene Jules (1892-1962) / Barry L. Tarmy -- Hybrid Vehicles / Andrew F. Burke -- Hydroelectric Energy / Linda Doman -- Hydrogen / Joan M. Ogden -- Import/Export Market for Energy / Douglas B. Reynolds -- Industry and Business, Energy as a Factor of Production in / Douglas B. Reynolds -- Industry and Business, Productivity and Energy Efficiency in / Joseph J. Romm -- Insulation / David W. Yarbrough -- Ipatieff, Vladimir Nikolaevitch (1867-1952) / Sanford L. Moskowitz -- Joule, James Prescott (1818-1889) / Joseph F. Mulligan -- Kamerlingh Onnes, Heike (1853-1926) / Paul H.E. Meijer -- Kerosene / Herman Bieber -- Kinetic Energy / Joseph Priest -- Kinetic Energy, Historical Evolution of the Use of / Terry S. Reynolds -- Laplace, Pierre Simon (1749-1827) / Leonard S. Taylor -- Lasers / Karl J. Hejlik -- Lewis, Warren K. (1882-1975) / Sanford L. Moskowitz -- Lighting / Mark S. Rea -- Liquefied Petroleum Gas / Roy W. Willis -- Locomotive Technology / Robert E. Gallamore -- Lyell, Charles (1797-1875) / Colin A. Russell -- Magnetic Levitation / Richard D. Thornton -- Magnetism and Magnets / Joseph Priest -- Magnetohydrodynamics / Hugo Karl Messerle -- Manufacturing / Ernst Worrell -- Market Imperfections / Alan H. Sanstad -- Market Transformation / Dan W. York, Mark E. Hanson -- Mass Transit / Paul M. Schimek -- Materials / Robert H. Doremus -- Matter and Energy / Don Lichtenberg -- Maxwell, James Clerk (1831-1879) / C.W.F. Everitt -- Mayer, Julius Robert (1814-1878) / Joseph F. Mulligan -- Mechanical Transmission of Energy / Don C. Hopkins -- Meitner, Lise (1878-1968) / Joseph F. Mulligan -- Methane / John Zumerchik -- Methanol / John Zumerchik -- Military Energy Use, Historical Aspects of / Shannon A. Brown -- Molecular Energy / Ellen J. Zeman -- Nanotechnologies / J. Storrs Hall -- National Energy Laboratories / John Zumerchik -- Natural Gas, Consumption of / Arlon R. Tussing -- Natural Gas, Processing and Conversion of / John Zumerchik, Herman Bieber -- Natural Gas, Transportation, Distribution, and Storage of / Robert V. McCormick -- Nernst, Walther Hermann (1864-1941) / Tyno Abdul-Redah -- Newcomen, Thomas (1663-1729) / Dennis R. Diehl -- Newton, Isaac (1642-1727) / Brian S. Baigrie -- Nitrogen Cycle / Deborah L. Mowery -- Nuclear Energy / Ernest L. McFarland -- Nuclear Energy, Historical Evolution of the Use of / David B. Sicilia -- Nuclear Fission / Joseph Priest -- Nuclear Fission Fuel / Brian F. Thumm -- Nuclear Fusion / D.W. Ignat -- Nuclear Waste / Donald Williams -- Ocean Energy / Stuart E. Baird -- Oersted, Hans Christian (1777-1851) / Leonard S. Taylor.
v. 3. -- Office Equipment / Mary Ann Piette, Bruce Nordman -- Oil and Gas, Drilling for / John Zumerchik, Elena Subia Melchert -- Oil and Gas, Exploration for / Raymon L. Brown -- Oil and Gas, Production of / George W. Hinman, Nancy W. Hinman -- Onsager, Lars (1903-1976) / P.C. Hemmer -- Otto, Nikolaus August (1832-1891) / Robert Sier -- Parsons, Charles Algernon (1854-1931) / Robert Strunz -- Particle Accelerators / Don Lichtenberg -- Perpetual Motion / Don C. Hopkins -- Petroleum Consumption / Sanford L. Moskowitz -- Piezoelectric Energy / Joseph Priest -- Potential Energy / Joseph Priest -- Power / Joseph Priest -- Pressure / Joseph Priest -- Propellers / Jeremy Kinney -- Property Rights / Gary Libecap -- Propulsion / Don C. Hopkins -- Railway Passenger Service / Louis S. Thompson -- Rankine, William John Macquorn (1820-1872) / Dennis R. Diehl -- Refineries / James H. Gary -- Refining, History of / Sanford L. Moskowitz -- Refrigerators and Freezers / J. Benjamin Horvay -- Regulation and Rates for Electricity / Lawrence J. Hill -- Renewable Energy / Joseph Priest -- Reserves and Resources / Thomas S. Ahlbrandt -- Residual Fuels / Charles W. Siegmund -- Risk Assessment and Management / Ahmet E. Kocagil -- Rocket Propellants / Peter A. Gorin -- Sakharov, Andrei Dmitrievich (1921-1989) / Andrew M. Sessler -- Savery, Thomas (1650-1715) / Dennis R. Diehl -- Scientific and Technical Understanding / C.W.F. Everitt -- Seebeck, Thomas Johann (1770-1831) / Barbara Flume-Gorczyca -- Seismic Energy / Charles K. Scharnberger -- Ships / A. Douglas Carmichael, Clifford A. Whitcomb -- Siemens, Ernst Werner von (1816-1892) / Barbara Flume-Gorczyca -- Smeaton, John (1724-1792) / Robert Sier -- Solar Energy / Allan R. Hoffman -- Solar Energy, Historical Evolution of the Use of / J. Bernard Moore -- Spacecraft Energy Systems / Peter A. Gorin -- Sperry, Elmer Ambrose (1860-1930) / Robin B. Goodale -- Steam Engines / Ken Helmick -- Stephenson, George (1781-1848) / Dennis R. Diehl -- Stirling, Robert (1790-1878) / Robert Sier -- Stirling Engines / Brent H. Van Arsdell -- Storage / Joseph Priest -- Storage Technology / Joseph Priest -- Subsidies and Energy Costs / Richard L. Gordon -- Supply and Demand and Energy Prices / Carol Dahl -- Sustainable Resources / John Zumerchik -- Synthetic Fuel / John Zumerchik, Herman Bieber -- Taxation of Energy / Mark Mazur, Thomas A. Barthold -- Tesla, Nikola (1856-1943) / James D. Allan -- Thermal Energy / Joseph Priest -- Thermodynamics / John R. Ray -- Thompson, Benjamin (Count Rumford) (1753-1814) / Joseph F. Mulligan -- Thomson, Joseph John (1856-1940) / Leif Gerward, Christopher Cousins -- Thomson, William (Lord Kelvin) (1824-1907) / Crosbie Smith -- Tires / Joseph D. Walter -- Townes, Charles Hard (1915- ) / Karl J. Hejlik -- Traffic Flow Management / Randall Guensler -- Transformers / Brian F. Thumm -- Transportation, Evolution of Energy Use and / William L. Withuhn -- Trevithick, Richard (1771-1833) / Karl A. Petersen -- Tribology / Gary C. Barber, Barbara A. Oakley -- True Energy Costs / Jonathan G. Koomey -- Turbines, Gas / Ronald L. Bannister -- Turbines, Steam / Ronald L. Bannister -- Turbines, Wind / M. Maureen Hand -- Units of Energy / Joseph Priest -- Utility Planning / James N. Maughn -- Volta, Alessandro (1745-1827) / Giuliano Pancaldi -- Waste-to-Energy Technology / Michael L. Murphy -- Water Heating / James D. Lutz -- Watt, James (1736-1819) / Karl A. Petersen -- Waves / Joseph Priest -- Wheatstone, Charles (1802-1875) / Brian Bowers -- Windows / Alecia Ward -- Work and Energy / Joseph Priest.

Table of Contents for: Macmillan encyclopedia of energy