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Introduction to Agricultural Engineering Technology

A Problem Solving Approach

Authors: Field, Harry, Long, John

  • Exposes the reader to a wide array of engineering principles and their application to agriculture
  • Presents an array of independent topics to facilitate daily assessments or quizzes
  • Enhances the students' problem solving ability
  • New chapter on precision agriculture
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About this Textbook

Introduction to Agricultural Engineering Technology: A problem Solving Approach is an invaluable text for agriculture students at the introductory level. The fourth edition has been thoroughly updated and reorganized to meet the current units and standards of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE).

The book aims to:

  • Familiarize students with a wide range of applications of engineering principles to agriculture
  • Discuss a selection of independent but related topics
  • Advance students' problem solving abilities

Each chapter lists education objects, introductory material, and example problems where appropriate. In addition problems using ISO (metric) units, are now included. The authors have added a new chapter on precision agriculture.

About the authors

Harry L. Field is an Emeritus Associate Professor of Agricultural Mechanics in the Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering at Oklahoma State University.

John Long is an Assistant Professor of Biological Engineering in the Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering at Oklahoma State University.

Table of contents (29 chapters)

Table of contents (29 chapters)
  • Problem-Solving

    Pages 1-19

    Field, Harry L. (et al.)

  • Significant Figures and Standard Form

    Pages 21-28

    Field, Harry L. (et al.)

  • Common Units of Measure

    Pages 29-41

    Field, Harry L. (et al.)

  • Simple Machines

    Pages 43-57

    Field, Harry L. (et al.)

  • Internal Combustion Engines

    Pages 59-70

    Field, Harry L. (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook $84.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-69679-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $109.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-69678-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Introduction to Agricultural Engineering Technology
Book Subtitle
A Problem Solving Approach
Authors
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media, LLC
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-69679-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-69679-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-69678-2
Edition Number
4
Number of Pages
XVII, 456
Number of Illustrations
192 b/w illustrations, 7 illustrations in colour
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