WorldCat Identities

Sinclair, Ian Robertson

Overview
Works: 262 works in 907 publications in 5 languages and 16,012 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Handbooks and manuals  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: TK7867, 621.381
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Ian Robertson Sinclair
Practical electronics handbook by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

84 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ian Sinclair's Practical Electronics Handbook combines a wealth useful day-to-day electronics information, concise explanations and practical guidance in this essential companion to anyone involved in electronics design and construction. The compact collection of key data, fundamental principles and circuit design basics provides an ideal reference for a wide range of students, enthusiasts, technicians and practitioners of electronics who have progressed beyond the basics. The sixth edition is updated throughout with new material on microcontrollers and computer assistance, and a new chapter on digital signal processing." -- Publisher's description
Sensors and transducers by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

52 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an introduction to the selection and application of sensors, transducers and switches. It seeks to offer the practical knowledge required by technician engineers, systems designers and students
Audio and hi-fi handbook by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

37 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive guide to audio electronics. It is designed to help enthusiasts understand and modify their hi-fi equipment. This edition contains new chapters on servicing, and digital developments such as DVD, digital TV, digital radio, Internet audio and MP3 players
Build and upgrade your own PC by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

29 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to building or maintaining a personal computer
The HarperCollins dictionary of computer terms by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This practical, down-to-earth dictionary helps students new to the social sciences gain a thorough understanding of the key terms, from Action research to Utilitarianism. Each entry includes a concise core definition, a more detailed explanation, and an introduction to the associated debates and controversies. In addition, the book includes a useful outline of the practical application of each term, as well as a list of key figures and recommendations for further reading
Electronic and electrical servicing : consumer and commercial electronics by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

22 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The key to success in City & Guilds courses in electronic servicing
The Harper Collins dictionary of electronics by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in Chinese and English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passive components : a user's guide by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passive components for circuit design by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

22 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passive Components for Circuit Design is a unique introduction to this key area of analog electronics designed for technician engineers and anyone involved in circuit design. The coverage encompasses all component types capable of power amplification: resistors, capacitors, transformers, solenoids, motors and transducers. The behaviour of the components is explored along with the different types available and the principles of circuit design. Tolerances, stability, variation with temperature, reliability and manufacturing standards are all covered. Reading this book will improve your skills in component selection and analog circuit design. These are essential skills not only for the analog designer, but for all circuit designers, professional or amateur. Gain a deeper understanding of using passive components Understand the range of components and their applications before designing and specifying Acquire a working knowledge with a minimum of maths
Introducing digital audio by Ian Roberson Sinclair( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collins dictionary of personal computing by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collins dictionary electronics : definitions for the digital age by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ebook edition of the essential guide to the science and technology of electronics. Illustrations are best viewed on a tablet. This dictionary is directed to the requirements of all who need a source book providing clear, helpful definitions of electronic terms, including advanced school students and those embarking on higher-education courses, as well as technicians and hobbyists. The dictionary will also prove very useful to anyone whose work or study involves the use of electronic devices, which are now vital tools in areas as diverse as music, archaeology and medicine. The dictionary guides the reader through the various fields within electronics such as microprocessor technology, digital electronics, telecommunications, hi-fi, radio and television. The emphasis throughout the book is on the practical application of concepts and devices, although the theoretical background is also well covered, and the reader will find entries on such topics as PC structure and components, medical technology, camcorders and digital cameras, satellite transmission and reception, global positioning equipment, digital audio and video, and the permeability and permittivity of free space. In addition, the reader will find this a valuable guide to the plethora of acronyms and abbreviations used in the advancing field of electronics
Inside your computer by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commodore 64 computing by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newnes MS-DOS pocket book by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginner's guide to integrated circuits by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

7 editions published between 1977 and 1983 in Spanish and English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master stereo cassette recording by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Electronics simplified by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Electronics Simplified is essential reading for everyone who wants to know more about the electronics revolution. No previous knowledge is assumed, and by focusing on how systems work, rather than on details of circuit diagrams and calculations, this book introduces you to the key principles and technology of modern electronics without needing access to expensive equipment or laboratories. This approach also enables you to gain a firm grasp of the principles they will be applying in the lab. Explains electronics from fundamentals to applications - No other book has such breadth of coverage Approachable, clear writing style, with minimal math - No previous knowledge of electronics required! Now fully revised and updated to include coverage of the latest developments in electronics: Blu-ray, HD, 3-D TV, digital TV and radio, miniature computers, robotic systems and more
Dictionary of electronics by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer science : a concise introduction by Ian Robertson Sinclair( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer Science: A Concise Introduction covers the fundamentals of computer science. The book describes micro-, mini-, and mainframe computers and their uses; the ranges and types of computers and peripherals currently available; applications to numerical computation; and commercial data processing and industrial control processes. The functions of data preparation, data control, computer operations, applications programming, systems analysis and design, database administration, and network control are also encompassed. The book then discusses batch, on-line, and real-time systems; the basic
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.41 (from 0.03 for Passive co ... to 0.75 for Collins di ...)

Practical electronics handbook
Alternative Names
Sainclair, Ian Roberson

Sainclair Ian Roberson 19..-....

Sinclair, I.

Sinclair, I.R.

Sinclair, I. R. 1932-

Sinclair, I.R. (Ian Robertson)

Sinclair, Ian.

Sinclair Ian 19..-.... informaticien

Sinclair, Ian 1932-

Sinclair, Ian, informaticien, 19..-....

Sinclair, Ian R.

Sinclair, Ian R. 1932-

Sinclair, Ian R. (Robertson)

Sinclair, Ian Robertson

Sinkler, Ajen 1932-

シンクレアー, I. R

Languages
Covers
Sensors and transducersAudio and hi-fi handbookBuild and upgrade your own PCThe HarperCollins dictionary of computer termsElectronic and electrical servicing : consumer and commercial electronicsPassive components for circuit designIntroducing digital audioCollins dictionary of personal computing