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Gibilisco, Stan

Overview
Works: 94 works in 647 publications in 5 languages and 45,981 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Dictionaries  Programmed instructional materials  Juvenile works  Reference works  Handbooks and manuals  Encyclopedias  Terminology  Outlines and syllabi  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: TK7804, 621.38103
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Most widely held works by Stan Gibilisco
Teach yourself electricity and electronics by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

45 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the essentials of electricity and electronics, includes information on circuits, transformers, semiconductors, transistors, wireless technology, computers, and the Internet, and features quizzes at the end of each chapter and a final exam
The illustrated dictionary of electronics by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

57 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 2,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"More than 27,500 definitions - plus over 1,000 clear and functional illustrations - make the Seventh Edition the ultimate reference for technicians, hobbyists, and students. Many new terms and illustrations from robotics, artificial intelligence, and personal computing as they relate to electronics are included. Definitions spelled out in plain English with minimal technical jargon make the Dictionary accessible to beginning, intermediate, and advanced electronics professionals. You'll find coverage of the latest terminology in lasers, television, radio, IC technology, digital and analog electronics, audio and video, power supplies, fiber optic communications and more!" "Existing definitions have been updated, obsolete material has been deleted, and all entries have been reviewed by an editorial review board to assure their accuracy."--Jacket
Physics demystified by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

23 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now anyone with an interest in the physical sciences can master physics -- without formal training or drowning in a sea of complicated formulas and equations. In Physics Demystified best-selling author Stan Gibilisco offers a fun, effective, and totally painless way to learn the fundamentals and general concepts of physics. With Physics Demystified you master the subject one simple step at a time -- at your own speed. Unlike most books on physics, general principles are presented first -- and the details follow. In order to make the learning process as clear and simple as possible, heavy-duty math, formulas, and equations are kept to a minimum. This unique self-teaching guide offers questions at the end of each chapter and section to pinpoint weaknesses, and a 100-question final exam to reinforce the entire book
Encyclopedia of electronics by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

19 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical electronics reference work
Statistics demystified by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Czech and held by 1,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is for anyone who has an interest in statistics and wants to learn more about it outside of a formal classroom setting. It can also be used by home-schooled students, tutored students, and those people wishing to change careers. The material is presented in an easy-to-follow way and can be best understood when read from beginning to end
Everyday math demystified by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive overview of everyday mathematics, including terminology, numbers, measurements, fractions, graphs, and more. Includes exam questions with answers
Geometry demystified by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a self-paced method for learning the general concepts and fundamentals of geometry, and includes multiple-choice questions at the end of each chapter and a final exam
Trigonometry demystified by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: Calculate this: trigonometry just got a lot easier to learn! Now anyone with an interest in basic, practical trigonometry can master it-without formal training, unlimited time, or a genius IQ. In Trigonometry Demystified, best-selling author Stan Gibilisco provides a fun, effective, and totally painless way to learn the fundamentals and general concepts of trigonometry. With Trigonometry Demystified you master the subject one simple step at a time-at your own speed. Unlike most books on trigonometry, this book uses prose and illustrations to describe the concepts where others leave you pondering abstract symbology. This unique self-teaching guide offers questions at the end of each chapter and section to pinpoint weaknesses, and a 100-question final exam to reinforce the entire book. Simple enough for beginners but challenging enough for professional enrichment, Trigonometry Demystified is your direct route to learning or brushing up on trigonometry. Learn all aspects of trigonometry: How angles are expressed; The relationships between angles and distances; Calculating distances based on parallax; Coordinate systems and navigation; And much more!
Alternative energy demystified by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fast and easy way to get up-to-speed on alternative energy nbsp; Because of current events, geopolitics, and natural disasters, the cost of fuel is front and center in our lives. This book provides a concise look at all forms of energy, including fossil fuels, electric, solar, biodiesel, nuclear, hydroelectric, wind, and renewable fuel cells. You will get explanations, definitions, and analysis of each alternative energy source from a technological point of view
Electricity demystified by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a self-teaching guide to understanding the basics of electricity providing instruction on solving circuit problems, calculating voltage, and discovering how magnetic levitation works and includes quizzes and a seventy-question final exam
Electronics demystified by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Now anyone with an interest in electronics can master it -- by reading this book. In Electronics Demystified, best-selling science and math writer Stan Gibilisco provides an effective and painless way to understand the electronics that power so much of modern life." "With Electronics Demystified, you master the subject one simple step at a time -- at your own speed. This unique self-teaching guide offers problems at the end of each chapter and section to pinpoint weaknesses, and a 70-question final exam to reinforce the entire book. Book jacket."--Jacket
Understanding Einstein's theories of relativity : man's new perspective on the cosmos by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

19 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Einstein's theory is presented in a simplified manner. Upper level high school students who are technically inclined should find it interesting and within their grasp
Mastering technical mathematics by Norman H Crowhurst( Book )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For more than fifteen years, Mastering Technical Mathematics has been the definitive self-teaching guide for those wishing to boost their career by learning the principles of mathematics as they apply to science and engineering. Featuring the same user-friendly pedagogy, practical examples, and detailed illustrations that have made this resource a favorite of the scientific and technical communities, the new third edition delivers four entirely new chapters and expanded treatment of cutting-edge topics."--Publisher's description
Concise encyclopedia of robotics by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This handy collection of straightforward, to-the-point definitions is exactly what robotics and artificial intelligence hobbyists need to get and stay up to speed with all new terms that have recently emerged in robotics and artificial intelligence
Meteorology demystified by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an introduction to meteorology, providing information on understanding the science of air and water pressure systems, exploring the formation of tornadoes, hurricanes, and winter storms, and considering the impact of human activity on climate
Math proofs demystified by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Almost every student has to study some sort of mathematical proofs, whether it be in geometry, trigonometry, or with higher-level topics. In addition, mathematical theorems have become an interesting course for many students outside of the mathematical arena, purely for the reasoning and logic that is needed to complete them. Therefore, it is not uncommon to have philosophy and law students grappling with proofs. This book is the perfect resource for demystifying the techniques and principles that govern the mathematical proof area, and is done with the standard "Demystified" level, questions and answers, and accessibility
Astronomy demystified by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to astronomy that presents the mathematics, fundamentals, and general concepts of astronomy while keeping the heavy-duty math, formulas, and equations to a minimum
Calculus know-it-all : beginner to advanced, and everything in between by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides guidance on understanding beginner to advanced calculus concepts, and includes checkpoints, explained exercises, quizzes, a multiple-choice exam, and challenge problems
Mathematical and physical data, equations, and rules of thumb by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

10 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Electronics portable handbook by Stan Gibilisco( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotation 24/7 electronics quick answers at your fingertips!Imagine an easy-access electronics database that weighs a mere 19 oz.Đ#8212; yet delivers Đ#8220;poundsĐ#8221; of must-know standards, formulas, techniques, and more! Electronics Portable Handbook, by Stan Gibilisco, packs literally hundreds of answers-at-a-glance tables, checklists, schematics and drawings that help you solve Đ#8220;showstoppingĐ#8221; problems and get back to work. Turn to this guide to get the answers you need to:*Design circuits, oscillators, amplifiers and antenna systems*Set up a satellite television receiving system*Interface computers with electronic devices*Choose a communications frequency and mode*Install a home entertainment system*Work with transistors, microwaves, satellites, or HDTV*Reference the principles behind television, cell phones, pagers, and beepers*Optimize shortwave, CB and ham radio rigs*Implement privacy and security devices Đ#8212; from data encryption to tone squelching and scrambling*Understand robotics, motion detectors, and other sensor-based technologies*And much, much more
 
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Physics demystified
Alternative Names
Gibilisco, S.

Gibilisco, Stan

Gibilisco, Stanley P.

Gibilisco, Stanley P. 1953-

Gibilisco, Stanley P. (Stanley Philip)

Gibilisco, Stanley Philip.

Gibilisco, Stanley Philip 1953-

Gibiliso, Stan

Philips, J. Stanley 1953-

Stan Gibilisco Textbook writer

Гибилиско, С. (Стэн)

ستان جيبيليسكو، 1953-

기빌리스코, 스탠

ギビリスコ, S

ギビリスコ, スタン

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The illustrated dictionary of electronicsPhysics demystifiedStatistics demystifiedEveryday math demystifiedGeometry demystifiedTrigonometry demystifiedAlternative energy demystifiedElectricity demystified