Download E-books Annals of Cases on Information Technology (Cases on Information Technology Series) PDF

By Mehdi Khosrow-Pour

Annals of situations on details know-how offers 37 case reports, authored through over 50 world-renowned academicians and practitioners in info expertise each one delivering perception into how one can achieve IT initiatives and the way to prevent expensive mess ups. those case experiences describe inner most and public organisations together with academic associations, digital companies and governmental enterprises ranging in dimension from small companies to giant firms. also, they specialize in quite a few know-how initiatives together with digital trade and digital company projects, company source making plans and reengineering efforts, information mining initiatives and the human elements with regards to IT tasks. *Note: This ebook is a part of the sequence "Cases on info Technology". This e-book is quantity 5 inside of this sequence (Vol. V, 2003).

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Download E-books Plasma Remediation Technology for Environmental Protection (Advanced Topics in Science and Technology in China) PDF

By ChangMing Du, JianHua Yan

This e-book introduces a brand new expertise for environmental security, particularly plasma cleansing. It brings jointly technological advances and study on plasma turbines and their program in environmental technological know-how and engineering, together with infected soil remediation, waste water degradation, steel restoration from waste resolution, sterilization and polluted air remediation. It presents a balanced and entire dialogue of the middle ideas, novel plasma reactors and diagnostics, and state of the art environmental functions of plasma. As such, it represents a invaluable reference consultant for scientists, engineers and graduate scholars within the fields of environmental technological know-how and plasma physics.

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Download E-books Applications of Photonic Technology PDF

By Jack B. Terry (auth.), George A. Lampropoulos, Jacek Chrostowski, Raymond M. Measures (eds.)

In this publication we current a photo of the state-of-the-art in photonics in 1994, exhibiting general functions and rising new ones; discussing the most important applied sciences at the back of those functions, their boundaries, and customers. The articles during this booklet are prolonged models of the papers provided on the first foreign convention on functions ofPhotonic know-how (ICAPT'94), held in Toronto, Canada, on June 21-23, 1994. Photonics has been well-known as one of many key applied sciences for the 21 st century, as electronics used to be the expertise of the twentieth centrury and electric engineering replaced the lifetime of humans within the nineteenth century. in response to the hot record of the association for fiscal Cooperation and improvement in Paris (OECD), the marketplace for photonics will develop dramatically within the subsequent 10 years with an anticipated world-wide expenditure people $230 billion from a few US $30 billion in 1992. The explosion of knowledge know-how was once the most important motive force for the deployment of photonic know-how. It created insatiable call for for ever-higher facts transmission and processing charges, which can't be sustained through electronics on my own. Boosted by way of the enonnous funding of the telecommunications and safeguard industries, the call for for photonics (or optoelectronics) is gradually expanding. it really is solidly confirmed within the lengthy­ haul communications, laser printers and CD-ROMs.

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Download E-books The Reef Aquarium, Volume Three: Science, Art, and Technology by J. Charles Delbeek (Nov 1 2005) PDF

By J.Charles Delbeek, Julian Sprung

Этот двухтомник целиком и полностью посвящен созданию и поддержанию рифовых систем. В нем вы не найдете описания видов рыб, их кормления и т.д. Здесь описываются исключительно беспозоночные - рифообразующие и мягкие кораллы, моллюски, зоантиды, анемоны, губки и т.д. В книге очень много текста. Вы найдете разделы по химии, проверке качества воды, освещению, дизайну, болезням беспозвоночных, описание конкретных видов и особенности их покупки, сбору и транспортировки.

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Download E-books Perspectives on Biofuels: Potential Benefits and Possible Pitfall (ACS Symposium Series) PDF

This day, fossil fuels dominate the global strength combine. Combining the finite provide of fossil fuels with their adverse
environmental influence and the asymmetric all over the world distribution factors political and fiscal tensions. Biofuels can increase the present strength portfolio because they're renewable assets grown regionally thereby providing strength financial, environmental and safety advantages. The position of biofuels as a liquid gasoline substitute is nascent, yet projected to develop considerably within the coming years as chemists and chemical engineers give a contribution to fixing technical difficulties within the use of lignocellulosic feedstocks. To insure we take the wisest strategy in the course of biofuel improvement, chemists and engineers of their roles as managers and coverage makers must have a extensive standpoint of the affects of biofuel creation so that they may be able to think of the long term affects of biofuel improvement at the financial system, setting and society.

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Download E-books From Pigeons to News Portals: Foreign Reporting and the Challenge of New Technology (Media & Public Affairs) PDF

Ever because the invention of the telegraph, reporters have sought to take away the limitations of time and house. at the present time, we quite simply settle for that newshounds can jet quick to situation and broadcast immediately from a satellite-connected, video-enabled mobile phone striking from their belts. yet now that reside information assurance is feasible from nearly anyplace, is overseas correspondence higher? And what are the results of modern alterations in journalistic know-how for coverage makers and their parts?

In From Pigeons to information Portals, edited by way of David D. Perlmutter and John Maxwell Hamilton, students and newshounds survey, probe, and demystify the hot overseas correspondence that has emerged from quickly altering media know-how. those distinct authors problem long-held ideals approximately international information insurance, no longer the least of that's even if, in our interconnected global, any such factor as "foreign information" even exists anymore. Essays discover the methods humans have used new media expertise -- from satellites and mobile phones to the web -- to impact content material, supply modes, and quantity and elegance of assurance. They learn the ways that quick reporting conflicts with in-depth reporting, the professionals and cons of "parachute" journalism, the declining dominance of mainstream media as a resource of international information, and the consequences of this new overseas correspondence for overseas coverage.

Entertainment media similar to movie, tv, and video gaming shape around the globe critiques approximately the USA, frequently in adverse methods. in the meantime, reside reporting overseas is either a blessing and curse for international coverage makers. simply because overseas information is so important to potent coverage making and citizenship, we imperil our destiny by means of failing to appreciate the alterations expertise brings and the way we will be able to wrest the simplest perform out of these alterations. This provocative quantity bargains useful insights and analyses to aid us greater comprehend the evolving country of international news.

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Download E-books Technology Transfer: From Invention to Innovation PDF

By Dr. Annamária Inzelt (auth.), Annamária Inzelt, Jan Hilton (eds.)

Technology move has extended speedily over the last twenty years in Western Europe, North the United States and the Pacific Rim. it's been expected that a few 50% of latest items and strategies will originate outdoors the first developer; educational and different study associations are visible resources of a lot of this new expertise.
within the NATO Co-operating international locations, besides the fact that, know-how move is in its infancy; it is important for wealth construction and development within the caliber of existence that this mechanism is constructed. The papers chosen for inclusion during this ebook speak about concerns regarding the advance of expertise move in NATO Co-operating international locations. The e-book identifies the most important learn matters for technology and expertise coverage researchers and, as a end, deals a few coverage innovations. The authors are drawn from NATO and Co-operating companion international locations, from different components of the area, and from overseas enterprises. the focal point of the booklet is at the institutional framework of information and expertise move; highbrow estate rights as assets of data and instruments for co-operation; foreign, nationwide and neighborhood points of information and know-how dissemination and diffusion; and networking.
Audience: educational associations, examine institutes, highbrow estate practitioners, technological know-how and know-how coverage makers, know-how move managers, high-tech industries.

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Download E-books Composite Materials in Maritime Structures, Volume 2 (Cambridge Ocean Technology Series (No. 5)) PDF

By R. Ajit Shenoi (editor), John F. Wellicome (editor)

The 2 volumes that contain this paintings supply a entire consultant and resource ebook at the marine use of composite fabrics. the 1st quantity, primary points, offers a rigorous improvement of thought. components lined comprise fabrics technological know-how, environmental points, construction know-how, structural research, finite-element equipment, fabrics failure mechanisms and the function of normal attempt systems. An appendix offers tables of the mechanical homes of universal polymeric composites and laminates in marine use. the second one quantity, sensible issues, examines how the speculation can be utilized within the layout and building of marine constructions, together with boats, submersibles, offshore buildings and different deep-ocean installations.

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Download E-books Technology Roadmapping for Strategy and Innovation: Charting the Route to Success PDF

By Martin G. Moehrle, Ralf Isenmann (auth.), Martin G. Moehrle, Ralf Isenmann, Robert Phaal (eds.)

Technology roadmapping is an important solution to support businesses achieve orientation referring to destiny demanding situations. This paintings incorporates a description of know-how roadmapping in 4 significant components, delivering professional wisdom on framing/embedding of know-how roadmapping, procedures of know-how roadmapping, imposing expertise roadmapping and linking know-how roadmapping to different tools of strategic making plans.
The booklet offers a complete survey of know-how roadmapping because it includes papers via major ecu, American and Asian specialists, presents orientation relating to assorted equipment of know-how roadmapping and their interconnections, offers readers with a compilation of crucial submethods, and embeds and hyperlinks know-how roadmapping within the framework of administration learn.
This ebook goals at changing into the major compendium on know-how roadmapping.

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