Reporting Results by David C. van Aken
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Reporting Results
By David C. van Aken

Reporting Results

A Practical Guide for Engineers and Scientists

By (author) See other recent books by David C. van Aken See other recent books by William F. Hosford
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $43.95
Your Price: $39.56 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $4.39! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.98 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 7-10 days



Reporting Results by David C. van Aken

Book Description

This brief guide is ideal for science and engineering students and professionals to help them communicate technical information clearly, accurately, and effectively. The focus is on the most common communication forms, including laboratory reports, research articles, and oral presentations, and on common issues that arise in classroom and professional practice. This book will be especially useful to students in a first chemistry or physics laboratory course. Advanced courses will often use the same formatting as required for submission to technical journals or for technical report writing, which is the focus of this book. Good communication habits are appropriate in all forms of technical communication. This book will help the reader develop effective communication skills. It is also ideal as a reference on stylistic and grammar issues throughout a technical career. Unlike most texts, which concentrate on writing style, this book also treats oral presentations, graphing, and analysis of data.

Buy Reporting Results book by David C. van Aken from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780521723480
ISBN-10: 0521723485
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 138mm x 9mm)
Pages: 166
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 5-May-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions...


Books By Author David C. van Aken

Reporting Results by David C. van Aken Reporting Results, Hardback (May 2008)

This guide is ideal for science and engineering students and professionals to help them communicate technical information clearly, accurately, and effectively.

» View all books by David C. van Aken

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Reporting Results book by David C. van Aken and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - David C. van Aken

David C. Van Aken is a Professor of Materials Science & Engineering at the Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, Missouri. Dr Van Aken is a licensed Professional Engineer in the states of Missouri and Illinois. He is the author of more than 70 technical articles. He joined the UMR faculty in 1993 after having taught at the University of Michigan for seven years. David has been the recipient of 12 awards for teaching excellence, 4 Missouri S&T faculty excellence awards and one Missouri S&T Alumni Association outstanding advising award. In 2006 Dr Van Aken was designated a Dean's Teaching Scholar. David began his engineering career in 1978 at Caterpillar, Inc. as a materials engineer and then returned in 1982 to the University of Illinois for his Ph.D. graduate studies. Dr Van Aken is the recipient of the NSF Presidential Young Investigator Award and the Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award. Van Aken's research interests include the physical metallurgy of ferrous alloys, experimental and theoretical aspects of phase transformations and the mechanical behavior of structural materials. William Hosford is a Professor Emeritus of Materials Science and Engineering at University of Michigan. He is the author of more than 80 technical articles and a number of books including the leading selling Metal Forming: Mechanics and Metallurgy, 3rd edition (with R. M. Caddell) (Cambridge, 2007); Materials Science; An Intermediate Text (Cambridge, 2006); Mechanical Behavior of Materials (Cambridge, 2005); Mechanics of Crystals and Textured Polycrystals (Oxford University Press 1993); Mechanical Metallurgy (CRC Press 2005) and Materials for Engineers (Cambridge, 2008), an undergraduate textbook. Professor Hosford's research interests include explorations into the quantitative relationship between anisotropic yielding behavior and crystallographic texture, sheet metal forming and the dependence of sheet formability on plastic anisotropy and the formation of deformation textures in bcc metals, as well as the spheroidization of medium carbon steels.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by David C. van Aken close
Reporting Results by David C. van Aken
»
Recent books by William F. Hosford close
Materials for Engineers by William F. Hosford
Iron and Steel by William F. Hosford
Metal Forming by William F. Hosford
Solid Mechanics by William F. Hosford
Fundamentals of Engineering Plasticity by William F. Hosford
Iron and Steel by William F. Hosford
Materials Science by William F. Hosford
Metal Forming by William F. Hosford
Physical Metallurgy by William F. Hosford
Solid Mechanics by William F. Hosford
Mechanical Behavior of Materials by William F. Hosford
Materials for Engineers by William F. Hosford
Reporting Results by William F. Hosford
Reporting Results by William F. Hosford
Materials Science by William F. Hosford
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close