eBooks-share Science Latest eBooks https://www.books-share.com/rss/science Latest Science eBooks from Books-share.com en-us admin@ebooks-share.net admin@ebooks-share.net Tue, 18 Jun 2019 13:46:02 GMT Books-share.com https://www.books-share.com/images/logo.png https://www.books-share.com/ 158 57 A Geographic Perspective of Cuban Landscapes (Landscape Series) (by Jennifer Gebelein) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/a-geographic-perspective-of-cuban-landscapes-landscape-series
Author(s): Jennifer Gebelein
Categories: Nature > Ecology, Science > Earth Sciences, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Technology & Engineering > Environmental, Science > Biology
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2011-11-11
ISBN-10: 9400722834
ISBN-13: 9789400722835
Language: English
Description: Beginning in the era of the Spanish conquest and taking the reader right up to the present day, this book focuses on how the landscape of Cuba has changed and evolved into the environment we see today. It illustrates the range of factors – economic, political and cultural – that have determined Cuba’s physical geography, and explores the shifting conservation measures which have been instituted in response to new methods in agriculture and land management. The text uses historical documents, fieldwork, Geographic Information System (GIS) data and remotely-sensed satellite imagery to detail Cuba’s extensive land-use history as well as its... more...
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Tue, 18 Jun 2019 13:46:02 GMT
Edible Medicinal And Non-Medicinal Plants: Volume 7, Flowers (by T. K. Lim) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/edible-medicinal-and-non-medicinal-plants-volume-7-flowers
Author(s): T. K. Lim
Categories: Medical > Biochemistry, Nature > Ecology, Science > Chemistry, Technology & Engineering > Agriculture, Science > Biology
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2013-12-09
ISBN-10: 9400773943
ISBN-13: 9789400773943
Language: English
Description: This book continues as volume 7 of a multi-compendium on Edible Medicinal and Non-Medicinal Plants. It covers plant species with edible flowers from families Acanthaceae to Facaceae in a tabular form and seventy five selected species from Amaryllidaceae, Apocynaceae, Asclepiadaceae, Asparagaceae, Asteraceae, Balsaminaceae, Begoniaceae, Bignoniaceae, Brassicaceae, Cactaceae, Calophyllaceae, Caprifoliaceae, Caryophyllaceae, Combretaceae, Convolvulaceae, Costaceae, Doryanthaceae and Fabaceae in detail. This work will be of significant interest to scientists, medical practitioners, pharmacologists, ethnobotanists, horticulturists, food nutritionists,... more...
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Tue, 18 Jun 2019 10:46:03 GMT
Edible Medicinal And Non-Medicinal Plants: Volume 6, Fruits (by T. K. Lim) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/edible-medicinal-and-non-medicinal-plants-volume-6-fruits
Author(s): T. K. Lim
Categories: Medical > General, Nature > Ecology, Science > Chemistry, Technology & Engineering > Agriculture, Science > Biology
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2013-03-01
ISBN-10: 9400756275
ISBN-13: 9789400756274
Language: English
Description: This book continues as volume 6 of a multi-compendium on Edible Medicinal and Non-Medicinal Plants. It covers edible fruits/seeds used fresh, cooked or processed into other by-products, or as vegetables, cereals, spices, stimulant, edible oils and beverages. It covers selected species from the following families: Sapindaceae, Sapotaceae, Schisandraceae, Solanaceae, Thymelaeaceae, Urticaceae, Vitaceae and Winteraceae. This work will be of significant interest to scientists, researchers, medical practitioners, pharmacologists, ethnobotanists, horticulturists, food nutritionists, agriculturists, botanists, conservationists, lecturers, students and the... more...
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Tue, 18 Jun 2019 08:02:02 GMT
Introduction to Practice of Molecular Simulation: Molecular Dynamics, Monte Carlo, Brownian Dynamics, Lattice Boltzmann and Dissipative Particle Dynamics (Elsevier Insights) (by Akira Satoh) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/introduction-to-practice-of-molecular-simulation-molecular-dynamics-monte-carlo-brownian-dynamics-lattice-boltzmann-and-dissipative-particle-dynamics
Author(s): Akira Satoh
Categories: Medical > Biochemistry, Science > Chemistry, Technology & Engineering > Chemical & Biochemical, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Science > Biology
Publisher: Elsevier
Publish date: 2010-12-31
ISBN-10: 0123851483
ISBN-13: 9780123851482
Language: English
Description: This book presents the most important and main concepts of the molecular and microsimulation techniques. It enables readers to improve their skills for developing simulation programs by providing physical problems and sample simulation programs for them to use.Provides tools to develop skills in developing simulations programsIncludes sample simulation programs for the reader to useAppendix explains Fortran and C languages in simple terms to allow the non-expert to use them
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Tue, 18 Jun 2019 05:46:03 GMT
Solvent Effects in Chemistry (by Erwin Buncel, Robert A. Stairs) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/solvent-effects-in-chemistry
Author(s): Erwin Buncel, Robert A. Stairs
Categories: Science > Chemistry, Technology & Engineering > Chemical & Biochemical
Publisher: Wiley
Publish date: 2015-08-03
ISBN-10: 1119030986
ISBN-13: 9781119030980
Language: English
Description: This book introduces the concepts, theory and experimental knowledge concerning solvent effects on the rate and equilibrium of chemical reactions of all kinds. It begins with basic thermodynamics and kinetics, building on this foundation to demonstrate how a more detailed understanding of these effects may be used to aid in determination of reaction mechanisms, and to aid in planning syntheses. Consideration is given to theoretical calculations (quantum chemistry, molecular dynamics, etc.), to statistical methods (chemometrics), and to modern day concerns such as "green" chemistry, where utilization and disposal of chemical waste or by-products in... more...
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Tue, 18 Jun 2019 02:36:09 GMT
Nervous Systems and Control of Behavior (Natural History of Crustacea) (by Martin Thiel, Charles Derby) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/nervous-systems-and-control-of-behavior-natural-history-of-crustacea
Author(s): Martin Thiel, Charles Derby
Categories: Nature > Ecology, Science > Biology, Science > Zoology
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish date: 2014-10-24
ISBN-10: 0199791716
ISBN-13: 9780199791712
Language: English
Description: Crustacean Nervous Systems and their Control of Behavior is the third volume of the series The Natural History of the Crustacea. This volume is on the functional organization of crustacean nervous systems, and how those nervous systems produce behavior. It complements other volumes on related topics of feeding biology, reproductive biology, endocrine systems, and behavioral ecology. There is a rich history of the study of the neurobiology of crustaceans, going back over 150 years. This has included studies on how their nervous systems allow them to perform behaviors that are adapted to their particular environments, as well as studying them as... more...
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Tue, 18 Jun 2019 02:26:02 GMT
Seafood and Freshwater Toxins: Pharmacology, Physiology, and Detection, Second Edition (Food Science and Technology) (by Luis M. Botana) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/seafood-and-freshwater-toxins-pharmacology-physiology-and-detection-second-edition-food-science-and-technology
Author(s): Luis M. Botana
Categories: Medical > Biochemistry, Medical > Toxicology, Technology & Engineering > Agriculture, Science > Biology
Publisher: CRC Press
Publish date: 2008-01-28
ISBN-10: 0849374375
ISBN-13: 9780849374371
Language: English
Description: The occurrence of marine and freshwater toxins is a rapidly evolving problem due to ever-changing circumstances. Expanding international commerce is forcing cargo ships into virgin territory, deforestation and pollution violate the natural ecological balance, and a changing climate holds unknown potential to alter current factors and trigger toxic blooms in new forms, at new rates, and in new places. Fortunately, with notable advances in analysis technology, the body of knowledge in the field is equally dynamic. In just six years since the first edition, toxins that warranted only line listings, including pfiestra, gambierol, and polycavernoside,... more...
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Tue, 18 Jun 2019 02:12:13 GMT
Mathematical Analysis of Deterministic and Stochastic Problems in Complex Media Electromagnetics (Princeton Series in Applied Mathematics) (by G. F. Roach, I. G. Stratis, A. N. Yannacopoulos) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/mathematical-analysis-of-deterministic-and-stochastic-problems-in-complex-media-electromagnetics-princeton-series-in-applied-mathematics
Author(s): G. F. Roach, I. G. Stratis, A. N. Yannacopoulos
Categories: Mathematics > Calculus, Mathematics > Probability & Statistics, Reference > General, Science > Chemistry, Science > Electromagnetism
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publish date: 2012-03-04
ISBN-10: 0691142173
ISBN-13: 9780691142173
Language: English
Description: Electromagnetic complex media are artificial materials that affect the propagation of electromagnetic waves in surprising ways not usually seen in nature. Because of their wide range of important applications, these materials have been intensely studied over the past twenty-five years, mainly from the perspectives of physics and engineering. But a body of rigorous mathematical theory has also gradually developed, and this is the first book to present that theory. Designed for researchers and advanced graduate students in applied mathematics, electrical engineering, and physics, this book introduces the electromagnetics of... more...
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Tue, 18 Jun 2019 02:12:08 GMT
Malaysian water sector reform: Policy and performance (Environmental Policy) (by Ching Thoo Kim) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/malaysian-water-sector-reform-policy-and-performance-environmental-policy
Author(s): Ching Thoo Kim
Categories: Nature > Natural Resources, Science > Environmental Science, Science > History, Social Science > General, Technology & Engineering > Agriculture
Publisher: Wageningen Pers
Publish date: 2012-11-30
ISBN-10: 9086862195
ISBN-13: 9789086862191
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Tue, 18 Jun 2019 02:12:04 GMT
Overpotential: Fuel Cells, Futurism, and the Making of a Power Panacea (Studies in Modern Science, Technology, and the Environment) (by Dr. Matthew Eisler) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/overpotential-fuel-cells-futurism-and-the-making-of-a-power-panacea-studies-in-modern-science-technology-and-the-environment
Author(s): Dr. Matthew Eisler
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction > General, Science > History, Technology & Engineering > General
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
Publish date: 2012-05-01
ISBN-10: 0813551773
ISBN-13: 9780813551777
Language: English
Description: It sounds so simple. Just combine oxygen and hydrogen in an electrochemical reaction that produces water and electricity, and you’ll have a clean, efficient power source. But scientists have spent decades—and billions of dollars in government and industry funding—developing the fuel cell. There have been successes and serendipitous discoveries along the way, but engineering a fuel cell that is both durable and affordable has proved extraordinarily difficult. Overpotential charts the twists and turns in the ongoing quest to create the perfect fuel cell. By exploring the gap between the... more...
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Tue, 18 Jun 2019 02:06:10 GMT
Edible Medicinal And Non-Medicinal Plants: Volume 4, Fruits (by T. K. Lim) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/edible-medicinal-and-non-medicinal-plants-volume-4-fruits
Author(s): T. K. Lim
Categories: Medical > General, Nature > Ecology, Science > Chemistry, Technology & Engineering > Agriculture, Science > Biology
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2012-06-12
ISBN-10: 9400740522
ISBN-13: 9789400740525
Language: English
Description: This book continues as volume 4 of a multi-compendium on Edible Medicinal and Non-Medicinal Plants. It covers edible fruits/seeds used fresh or processed, as vegetables, spices, stimulants, edible oils and beverages. It encompasses selected species from the following families: Fagaceae, Grossulariaceae, Hypoxidaxeae, Myrsinaceae Olacaceae, Oleaceae, Orchidaceae, Oxalidaceae, Pandanaceae, Passifloraceae, Pedaliaceae, Phyllanthaceae, Pinaceae, Piperaceae, Rosaceae and Rutaceae . This work will be of significant interest to scientists, researchers, medical practitioners, pharmacologists, ethnobotanists, horticulturists, food nutritionists,... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 20:46:02 GMT
Edible Medicinal and Non-Medicinal Plants: Volume 1, Fruits (by Lim T. K.) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/edible-medicinal-and-non-medicinal-plants-volume-1-fruits
Author(s): Lim T. K.
Categories: Medical > General, Nature > Ecology, Science > Life Sciences, Technology & Engineering > Agriculture, Science > Biology
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2012-01-03
ISBN-10: 9048186609
ISBN-13: 9789048186600
Language: English
Description: This multi-compendium  is a comprehensive, illustrated and scientifically up-to-date work covering  more than a thousand species of  edible medicinal and non-medicinal plants. This work will be of significant interest to scientists, researchers, medical practitioners, pharmacologists, ethnobotanists, horticulturists, food nutritionists, agriculturists, botanists, herbalogists,  conservationists,  teachers, lecturers, students and the general public. Topics covered include: taxonomy (botanical name and synonyms); common English and vernacular names; origin and distribution; agro-ecological... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 20:26:02 GMT
Edible Medicinal And Non Medicinal Plants: Volume 3, Fruits (by T. K. Lim) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/edible-medicinal-and-non-medicinal-plants-volume-3-fruits
Author(s): T. K. Lim
Categories: Medical > General, Nature > Ecology, Science > Chemistry, Technology & Engineering > Agriculture, Science > Biology
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2012-02-09
ISBN-10: 9400725337
ISBN-13: 9789400725331
Language: English
Description: This book continues as volume 3 of a multi-compendium on Edible Medicinal and Non-Medicinal Plants. It covers edible fruits/seeds used fresh or processed, as vegetables, spices, stimulants, edible oils and beverages. It encompasses species from the following families: Ginkgoaceae, Gnetaceae, Juglandaceae, Lauraceae, Lecythidaceae, Magnoliaceae, Malpighiaceae, Malvaceae, Marantaceae, Meliaceae, Moraceae, Moringaceae, Muntigiaceae, Musaceae, Myristicaceae and Myrtaceae. This work will be of significant interest to scientists, researchers, medical practitioners, pharmacologists, ethnobotanists, horticulturists, food nutritionists, agriculturists,... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 19:56:02 GMT
Conducting Polymers: A New Era in Electrochemistry (Monographs in Electrochemistry) (by György Inzelt) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/conducting-polymers-a-new-era-in-electrochemistry-monographs-in-electrochemistry
Author(s): György Inzelt
Categories: Science > Chemistry, Science > Electromagnetism, Science > Environmental Science, Science > Solid State Physics, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2008-04-29
ISBN-10: 3540759298
ISBN-13: 9783540759294
Language: English
Description: The discovery of polymers with variable conductivity brought forth a paradigmatic change in chemistry and in other branches of science and technology. Electrochemistry has played a central role in the preparation, characterization and application of these new materials. This book is a systematic survey of the knowledge accumulated in this field in the last thirty years. It includes thermodynamic aspects, the theory of the mechanism of charge transport processes, the chemical and physical properties of these compounds, the techniques of characterization, the chemical and electrochemical methods of synthesis as well as the application of these... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 18:22:02 GMT
Recombination and Meiosis: Crossing-Over and Disjunction (Genome Dynamics and Stability) (by Richard Egel, Dirk-Henner Lankenau) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/recombination-and-meiosis-crossing-over-and-disjunction-genome-dynamics-and-stability
Author(s): Richard Egel, Dirk-Henner Lankenau
Categories: Medical > Biochemistry, Medical > Genetics, Science > Life Sciences, Science > Biology, Science > Zoology
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2007-12-20
ISBN-10: 3540753710
ISBN-13: 9783540753711
Language: English
Description: Once per life cycle, mitotic nuclear divisions are replaced by meiosis I and II, reducing chromosome number from the diploid level to a haploid genome, reshuffling the homologous chromosomes by their centromeres, and recombining chromosome arms by crossing-over. In animals, including humans, all this happens during the germ cell formation of eggs and sperm. Due to the reign of meiosis, no child is a true genetic copy of either parent. Central to mainstream meiosis, the mechanisms of reciprocal exchange at crossover/chiasma sites stand out as a controlled program of biologically significant molecular changes. To initiate the meiotic exchange of DNA,... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 18:16:15 GMT
Regulated Systems for Multiphase Catalysis (Topics in Organometallic Chemistry) (by Walter Leitner, Markus Hölscher) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/regulated-systems-for-multiphase-catalysis-topics-in-organometallic-chemistry
Author(s): Walter Leitner, Markus Hölscher
Categories: Medical > Internal Medicine, Science > Chemistry
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2008-08-15
ISBN-10: 3540710744
ISBN-13: 9783540710745
Language: English
Description: Multiphase catalysis is a key technology for the competitive and sustainable production of fine chemicals in coming decades. A joint academic and industry consortium has developed tools for considering complex chemical and process-based requirements when setting up a catalytic system. This book shows how the resulting competence covers such supercritical fluid (SCF) technology in catalysis, ionic liquids (Il), ligand design for SFCs and Ils, thermomorphic solvent systems, reactor design and more.
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 18:16:10 GMT
Handbook of Flavoproteins (by Russ Hille) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/handbook-of-flavoproteins
Author(s): Russ Hille
Categories: Medical > Biochemistry, Science > Chemistry, Science > Biology
Publisher: de Gruyter
Publish date: 2013-02-01
ISBN-10: 3110298287
ISBN-13: 9783110298284
Language: English
Description: The dynamic field of flavin and flavoprotein biochemistry has seen rapid advancement in recent years. This second book of the two volume set is focussing on complex flavoproteins and physical methods. It gives important new insights into the reaction mechanisms of flavin - containing enzymes and the role of flavoproteins in cell signalling pathways, and is an essential reference for all researchers in biochemistry, chemistry, photochemistry and photophysics working on flavoenzymes.
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 18:16:02 GMT
Polysaccharides I: Structure, Characterisation and Use (Advances in Polymer Science) (by Thomas Heinze, H. Barsett, A. Ebringerová, S.E. Harding, T. Heinze, Z. Hromádková, C. Muzzarelli, R.A.A. Muzzraelli, B.S. Paulsen, O.A. ElSeoud) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/polysaccharides-i-structure-characterisation-and-use-advances-in-polymer-science
Author(s): Thomas Heinze, H. Barsett, A. Ebringerová, S.E. Harding, T. Heinze, Z. Hromádková, C. Muzzarelli, R.A.A. Muzzraelli, B.S. Paulsen, O.A. ElSeoud
Categories: Medical > Biochemistry, Science > Chemistry
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2005-12-20
ISBN-10: 3540261125
ISBN-13: 9783540261124
Language: English
Description: chemicals
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 18:06:02 GMT
Materials Handbook: A Concise Desktop Reference (by François Cardarelli) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/materials-handbook-a-concise-desktop-reference
Author(s): François Cardarelli
Categories: Reference > General, Science > Chemistry, Technology & Engineering > Civil, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Technology & Engineering > Mechanical
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2008-04-28
ISBN-10: 1846286689
ISBN-13: 9781846286681
Language: English
Description: The unique and practical Materials Handbook (second edition) provides quick and easy access to data on the physical and chemical properties of all classes of materials. The second edition has been much expanded to include whole new families of materials while many of the existing families are broadened and refined with new material and up-to-date information. Particular emphasis is placed on the properties of common industrial materials in each class. After a chapter introducing some general properties of materials, materials are classified as follows: ferrous metals and their alloys; nonferrous metals; semiconductors and superconductors;... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 17:56:01 GMT
Leibniz: What Kind of Rationalist? (Logic, Epistemology, and the Unity of Science) (by Marcelo Dascal) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/leibniz-what-kind-of-rationalist-logic-epistemology-and-the-unity-of-science
Author(s): Marcelo Dascal
Categories: Law > General, Reference > General, Religion > Theology, Science > History
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2008-09-13
ISBN-10: 1402086679
ISBN-13: 9781402086670
Language: English
Description: Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz was an outstanding contributor to many fields of human knowledge. The historiography of philosophy has tagged him as a rationalist . But what does this exactly mean? Is he a rationalist in the same sense in Mathematics and Politics, in Physics and Jurisprudence, in Metaphysics and Theology, in Logic and Linguistics, in Technology and Medicine, in Epistemology and Ethics? What are the most significant features of his rationalism , whatever it is? For the first time an outstanding group of Leibniz researchers, some acknowledged as leading scholars, others in the beginning of a promising career, who... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 17:46:05 GMT
Dynamics of Gambling: Origins of Randomness in Mechanical Systems (Lecture Notes in Physics) (by Tomasz Kapitaniak, Jaroslaw Strzalko, Juliusz Grabski, Przemyslaw Perlikowski, Andrzej Stefanski) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/dynamics-of-gambling-origins-of-randomness-in-mechanical-systems-lecture-notes-in-physics
Author(s): Tomasz Kapitaniak, Jaroslaw Strzalko, Juliusz Grabski, Przemyslaw Perlikowski, Andrzej Stefanski
Categories: Mathematics > Probability & Statistics, Reference > General, Science > Mechanics, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Technology & Engineering > Mechanical
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2009-12-17
ISBN-10: 3642039596
ISBN-13: 9783642039591
Language: English
Description: This monograph presents a concise discussion of the dynamics of mechanical randomizers (coin tossing, die throwing and roulette). The authors derive the equations of motion, also describing collisions and body contacts. It is shown and emphasized that, from the dynamical point of view, outcomes are predictable, i.e. if an experienced player can reproduce initial conditions with a small finite uncertainty, there is a good chance that the desired final state will be obtained. Finally, readers learn why mechanical randomizers can approximate random processes and benefit from a discussion of the nature of randomness in mechanical systems. In summary,... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 17:12:05 GMT
The Zebrafish: Cellular and Developmental Biology, Volume 76, Second Edition (Methods in Cell Biology) (Vol 76) (by H. William Detrich III, Monte Westerfield, Leonard I. Zon) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-zebrafish-cellular-and-developmental-biology-volume-76-second-edition-methods-in-cell-biology-vol-76
Author(s): H. William Detrich III, Monte Westerfield, Leonard I. Zon
Categories: Medical > Genetics, Science > Biology
Publisher: Academic Press
Publish date: 2004-12-01
ISBN-10: 0125641710
ISBN-13: 9780125641715
Language: English
Description: This volume of Methods in Cell Biology, the first of two parts on the subject of zebrafish, provides a comprehensive compendia of laboratory protocols and reviews covering all the new methods developed since 1999. This first volume provides state-of-the-art descriptions of novel cellular imaging technologies and methods for culture of zebrafish stem cells, summarizes protocols for analyzingthe development of major organ systems including the central nervous system (CNS), and introduces the use of the zebrafish as a model system for human diseases. * Details state-of-the art zebrafish protocols, delineating critical steps in the procedures as well... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 16:56:03 GMT
Ordered Porous Nanostructures and Applications (Nanostructure Science and Technology) (by Ralf B. Wehrspohn) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/ordered-porous-nanostructures-and-applications-nanostructure-science-and-technology
Author(s): Ralf B. Wehrspohn
Categories: Medical > Biotechnology, Reference > General, Science > Chemistry, Science > Optics, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2005-05-20
ISBN-10: 0387235418
ISBN-13: 9780387235417
Language: English
Description: Reviews the most interesting materials on the market concerning self-ordering, including macroporous silicon, porous alumina, MCM41 and photonic bandgap.
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 16:32:02 GMT
Coloring of Plastics (by Robert A. Charvat) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/coloring-of-plastics
Author(s): Robert A. Charvat
Categories: Mathematics > Probability & Statistics, Science > Chemistry, Science > Experiments & Projects, Technology & Engineering > Chemical & Biochemical
Publisher: Wiley-Interscience
Publish date: 2003-05-23
ISBN-10: 0471139068
ISBN-13: 9780471139065
Language: English
Description: This latest edition of Coloring of Plastics: Fundamentals offers an updated introduction to color as a science while also providing the foundation for many additional technological subjects. The basic families of colorants are described, along with their properties. The material examines how statistical analysis can improve the consistency of colored polymer production runs as well as the colorants used to match the color. Other important topics covered in Coloring of Plastics: Fundamentals, Second Edition include: Environmental issues and the reuse of discarded material Potential problems with the interaction between colorants and... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 15:26:06 GMT
Stem Cell Therapy for Diabetes (Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine) (by Shimon Efrat) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/stem-cell-therapy-for-diabetes-stem-cell-biology-and-regenerative-medicine
Author(s): Shimon Efrat
Categories: Medical > Biotechnology, Medical > Emergency Medicine, Medical > Endocrinology & Metabolism, Science > Biology
Publisher: Humana Press
Publish date: 2009-12-07
ISBN-10: 1607613654
ISBN-13: 9781607613657
Language: English
Description: Stem Cell Therapy for Diabetes, one of the latest installments of the Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine series, reviews the three main approaches for generation of sufficient numbers of insulin-producing cells for restoration of an adequate beta-cell mass: beta-cell expansion, stem-cell differentiation, and nuclear reprogramming. Adeptly collecting the research of the leading scientists in the field, Stem Cell Therapy for Diabetes compares the merits of employing autologous versus banked allogeneic cell sources for generation of surrogate beta cells, and addresses tissue engineering and ways for cell protection from... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 13:46:02 GMT
Fortified Foods with Vitamins: Analytical Concepts to Assure Better and Safer Products (by Michael Rychlik) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/fortified-foods-with-vitamins-analytical-concepts-to-assure-better-and-safer-products
Author(s): Michael Rychlik
Categories: Science > Chemistry, Technology & Engineering > Agriculture
Publisher: Wiley-VCH
Publish date: 2011-04-18
ISBN-10: 352733078X
ISBN-13: 9783527330782
Language: English
Description: Unique in its review of modern analytical approaches to vitamin fortification, this book emphasizes fast, sensitive, and accurate methods, along with assays enabling the detection of various isomers and multiple vitamins. The expert contributors describe the concepts as well as analytical and assay methods to study fortification, along with applications to create better and safer foods. Taking into considerations regulatory matters, they include data on sampling and extraction methods, and discuss the various pros and cons of each. As a result, readers are able to determine, which type of analytical method is best suited for added vitamins. A... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 12:52:02 GMT
Real World Drug Discovery: A Chemist's Guide to Biotech and Pharmaceutical Research (by Robert M. Rydzewski) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/real-world-drug-discovery-a-chemists-guide-to-biotech-and-pharmaceutical-research
Author(s): Robert M. Rydzewski
Categories: Medical > Biotechnology, Medical > Internal Medicine, Medical > Research, Science > Chemistry, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publish date: 2008-11-07
ISBN-10: 0080466176
ISBN-13: 9780080466170
Language: English
Description: Drug discovery increasingly requires a common understanding by researchers of the many and diverse factors that go into the making of new medicines. The scientist entering the field will immediately face important issues for which his education may not have prepared him: project teams, patent law, consultants, target product profiles, industry trends, Gantt charts, target validation, pharmacokinetics, proteomics, phenotype assays, biomarkers, and many other unfamiliar topics for which a basic understanding must somehow be obtained. Even the more experienced scientist can find it frustratingly difficult to get an overview of the many factors... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 09:32:02 GMT
Advanced Organic Chemistry: Part A: Structure and Mechanisms (by Francis A. Carey, Richard J. Sundberg) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/advanced-organic-chemistry-part-a-structure-and-mechanisms
Author(s): Francis A. Carey, Richard J. Sundberg
Categories: Medical > Internal Medicine, Science > Chemistry
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2007-06-13
ISBN-10: 0387448977
ISBN-13: 9780387448978
Language: English
Description: The two-part, fifth edition of Advanced Organic Chemistry has been substantially revised and reorganized for greater clarity. The material has been updated to reflect advances in the field since the previous edition, especially in computational chemistry. Part A covers fundamental structural topics and basic mechanistic types. It can stand-alone; together, with Part B: Reaction and Synthesis, the two volumes provide a comprehensive foundation for the study in organic chemistry. Companion websites provide digital models for study of structure, reaction and selectivity for students and exercise solutions for instructors.
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 09:06:02 GMT
Field Guide to Illumination (SPIE Vol. FG11) (Field Guide Series) (by Angelo V. Arecchi, Tahar Messadi, R. John Koshel) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/field-guide-to-illumination-spie-vol-fg11-field-guide-series
Author(s): Angelo V. Arecchi, Tahar Messadi, R. John Koshel
Categories: Computers > General, Science > Optics, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: SPIE Publications
Publish date: 2007-08-31
ISBN-10: 0819467685
ISBN-13: 9780819467683
Language: English
Description: The content in this Field Guide starts with traditional illumination in imaging systems, followed by the recent advances in computer-aided design of high efficiency nonimaging illumination optics, along with the modern source models that support these techniques. Sections on the illumination of visual displays are included as well as some important topics on architectural illumination. Contents - Glossary - Basic Quantities in Illumination - Color - Sources for Illumination - Illumination Properties of Materials - Illumination Transfer - Illumination in Imaging Systems - Illumination in Nonimaging Systems - Classical Illumination Designs... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 08:56:02 GMT
Building Valve Amplifiers (by Morgan Jones) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/building-valve-amplifiers
Author(s): Morgan Jones
Categories: Music > Recording & Reproduction, Science > Acoustics & Sound, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Newnes
Publish date: 2004-08-16
ISBN-10: 0750656956
ISBN-13: 9780750656955
Language: English
Description: If you actually intend to create, modify, restore or repair tube audio equipment, I would highly recommend purchasing Building Valve Amplifiers, even if you are seasoned by many years of practical experience. I am convinced that all readers will be amazed at the quantity of new useful knowledge it contains. Audio Ideas Guide magazineThis book can be thoroughly recommended for experienced builders and novices alike. Electronics WorldBuilding Valve Amplifiers is a unique hands-on guide for anyone working with tube audio equipment - as an electronics experimenter, audiophile or audio engineer. Particular attention has been paid to answering... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:36:02 GMT
The Conundrum (by David Owen) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-conundrum
Author(s): David Owen
Categories: House & Home > Sustainable Living, Nature > Environmental Conservation & Protection, Political Science > Public Policy, Science > Environmental Science, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Riverhead Trade
Publish date: 2012-02-07
ISBN-10: 1594485615
ISBN-13: 9781594485619
Language: English
Description: The Conundrum is a mind-changing manifesto about the environment, efficiency and the real path to sustainability. Hybrid cars, fast trains, compact florescent light bulbs, solar panels, carbon offsets: Everything you've been told about living green is wrong. The quest for a breakthrough battery or a 100 mpg car are dangerous fantasies. We are consumers, and we like to consume green and efficiently. But David Owen argues that our best intentions are still at cross purposes to our true goal - living sustainably and caring for our environment and the future of the planet. Efficiency, once considered the holy grail of our environmental... more...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 06:26:03 GMT
Mathematical Demography: Selected Papers (Demographic Research Monographs) (by David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/mathematical-demography-selected-papers-demographic-research-monographs
Author(s): David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz
Categories: Business & Economics > Economics, Mathematics > General, Political Science > Government, Political Science > Public Policy, Science > History
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2013-08-31
ISBN-10: 3642358578
ISBN-13: 9783642358579
Language: English
Description: Mathematical demography is the centerpiece of quantitative social science. The founding works of this field from Roman times to the late Twentieth Century are collected here, in a new edition of a classic work by David R. Smith and Nathan Keyfitz. Commentaries by Smith and Keyfitz have been brought up to date and extended by Kenneth Wachter and Hervé Le Bras, giving a synoptic picture of the leading achievements in formal population studies. Like the original collection, this new edition constitutes an indispensable source for students and scientists alike, and illustrates the deep roots and continuing vitality of mathematical demography.
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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 00:26:12 GMT
Stochastic Theory and Control: Proceedings of a Workshop held in Lawrence, Kansas (Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences) (by Bozenna Pasik-Duncan) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/stochastic-theory-and-control-proceedings-of-a-workshop-held-in-lawrence-kansas-lecture-notes-in-control-and-information-sciences
Author(s): Bozenna Pasik-Duncan
Categories: Mathematics > General, Reference > General, Science > System Theory, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Technology & Engineering > Mechanical
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2002-09-17
ISBN-10: 3540437770
ISBN-13: 9783540437772
Language: English
Description: The Workshop on Stochastic Theory and Control, sponsored by the NSF and KU, with co-technical sponsorship of the CSS, was held on October 18-20, 2001 at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas. A group of leading scholars in the field of stochastic theory and control, gathered at this event to discuss leading-edge topics of stochastic control, which includes risk sensitive control, adaptive control, mathematics of finance, estimation, identification, optimal control, nonlinear filtering, stochastic differential equations, stochastic partial differential equations, and stochastic theory and its applications. The workshop provided an opportunity... more...
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Sun, 16 Jun 2019 13:12:07 GMT
Chaos Control: Theory and Applications (Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences) (by Guanrong Chen, Xinghuo Yu) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/chaos-control-theory-and-applications-lecture-notes-in-control-and-information-sciences
Author(s): Guanrong Chen, Xinghuo Yu
Categories: Mathematics > General, Science > Physics, Science > System Theory, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Technology & Engineering > Mechanical
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2003-09-10
ISBN-10: 3540404058
ISBN-13: 9783540404057
Language: English
Description: Chaos control refers to purposefully manipulating chaotic dynamical behaviors of some complex nonlinear systems. There exists no similar control theory-oriented book available in the market that is devoted to the subject of chaos control, written by control engineers for control engineers.  World-renowned leading experts in the field provide their state-of-the-art survey about the extensive research that has been done over the last few years in this subject. The new technology of chaos control has major impact on novel engineering applications such as telecommunications, power systems, liquid mixing, internet technology, high-performance... more...
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Sun, 16 Jun 2019 13:12:01 GMT
The New Middle Classes: Globalizing Lifestyles, Consumerism and Environmental Concern (by Hellmuth Lange, Lars Meier) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-new-middle-classes-globalizing-lifestyles-consumerism-and-environmental-concern
Author(s): Hellmuth Lange, Lars Meier
Categories: Business & Economics > Environmental Economics, Science > Earth Sciences, Science > Environmental Science
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2009-06-22
ISBN-10: 1402099371
ISBN-13: 9781402099373
Language: English
Description: The new middle classes of developing countries are held responsible for boosting extremely resource-intensive lifestyles beyond the OECD-world thus thwarting ongoing efforts to attain a more sustainable future. But how homogeneous are their consumption patterns and why should not globalization include the extension of environmental concern, too? “The New Middle Classes” challenges a narrow understanding of lifestyles and consumption by analyzing the issue not only in terms of attitudes and preferences but of socio-economic features and governmental policies, too.
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Sun, 16 Jun 2019 12:52:07 GMT
The Biological Evolution of Religious Mind and Behavior (The Frontiers Collection) (by Eckart Voland, Wulf Schiefenhövel) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-biological-evolution-of-religious-mind-and-behavior-the-frontiers-collection
Author(s): Eckart Voland, Wulf Schiefenhövel
Categories: Social Science > Sociology of Religion, Science > Biology
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2009-09-02
ISBN-10: 3642001270
ISBN-13: 9783642001277
Language: English
Description: In a Darwinian world, religious behavior - just like other behaviors - is likely to have undergone a process of natural selection in which it was rewarded in the evolutionary currency of reproductive success. This book aims to provide a better understanding of the social scenarios in which selection pressure led to religious practices becoming an evolved human trait, i.e. an adaptive answer to the conditions of living and surviving that prevailed among our prehistoric ancestors. This aim is pursued by a team of expert authors from a range of disciplines. Their contributions examine the relevant physiological, emotional,... more...
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Sun, 16 Jun 2019 12:46:10 GMT
Handbook of Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders, Volume III: Therapeutic Approaches, Comorbidity, and Outcomes (by Michael S. Ritsner) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/handbook-of-schizophrenia-spectrum-disorders-volume-iii-therapeutic-approaches-comorbidity-and-outcomes
Author(s): Michael S. Ritsner
Categories: Health & Fitness > General, Medical > Mental Health, Medical > Reference, Reference > General, Science > Biology
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2011-04-13
ISBN-10: 9400708335
ISBN-13: 9789400708334
Language: English
Description: A few disorders have some of the same symptoms as schizophrenia including schizoaffective disorders, schizophreniform disorder, schizotypal and schizoid personality disorders, delusional disorder, and autism (schizophrenia spectrum disorders). Since the 2000 there has been significant progress in our understanding of the early presentations, assessment, suspected neuropathology, and treatment of these disorders. Recent technological breakthroughs in basic sciences hold promise for advancing our understanding of the pathophysiology of schizophrenia spectrum disorders. This collective monograph reviewers recent researches regarding the origins,... more...
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Sun, 16 Jun 2019 12:32:01 GMT
Fundamentals of Thermodynamics and Applications: With Historical Annotations and Many Citations from Avogadro to Zermelo (by Ingo Müller, Wolfgang H. Müller) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/fundamentals-of-thermodynamics-and-applications-with-historical-annotations-and-many-citations-from-avogadro-to-zermelo
Author(s): Ingo Müller, Wolfgang H. Müller
Categories: Science > Mechanics, Science > Physics, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Technology & Engineering > Mechanical
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2009-05-12
ISBN-10: 3540746455
ISBN-13: 9783540746454
Language: English
Description: The book provides a systematic introduction into the fundamental ideas of thermodynamics at a somewhat advanced level. And it exhibits many applications of the theory in the fields of engineering, physics, chemistry, physical chemistry, and materials science. The universal equations of balance are strictly separated from the constitutive equations which characterize the behavior of material bodies, mostly gases, vapors, and liquids. Some selected solids like rubber, gels and shape memory alloys are considered as well. Both authors have taught students of the subject for many years at the Technical University of Berlin, and they have actively... more...
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Sun, 16 Jun 2019 12:02:07 GMT
Bounding Uncertainty in Civil Engineering: Theoretical Background (by Alberto Bernardini, Fulvio Tonon) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/bounding-uncertainty-in-civil-engineering-theoretical-background
Author(s): Alberto Bernardini, Fulvio Tonon
Categories: Reference > General, Science > Earth Sciences, Science > Mechanics, Technology & Engineering > Civil, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2010-03-08
ISBN-10: 3642111890
ISBN-13: 9783642111891
Language: English
Description: Taking an engineering, rather than a mathematical, approach, Bounding uncertainty in Civil Engineering - Theoretical Background deals with the mathematical theories that use convex sets of probability distributions to describe the input data and/or the final response of systems. The particular point of view of the authors is centered on the applications to civil engineering problems, and the theory of random sets has been adopted as a basic and relatively simple model. However, the authors have tried to elucidate its connections to the more general theory of imprecise probabilities, Choquet capacities, fuzzy sets, p-boxes, convex sets of parametric... more...
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Sun, 16 Jun 2019 11:56:05 GMT
Digital Design of Signal Processing Systems: A Practical Approach (by Shoab Ahmed Khan) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/digital-design-of-signal-processing-systems-a-practical-approach
Author(s): Shoab Ahmed Khan
Categories: Science > Waves & Wave Mechanics, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Wiley
Publish date: 2011-02-22
ISBN-10: 047074183X
ISBN-13: 9780470741832
Language: English
Description: Digital Design of Signal Processing Systems discusses a spectrum of architectures and methods for effective implementation of algorithms in hardware (HW). Encompassing all facets of the subject this book includes conversion of algorithms from floating-point to fixed-point format, parallel architectures for basic computational blocks, Verilog Hardware Description Language (HDL), SystemVerilog and coding guidelines for synthesis.The book also covers system level design of Multi Processor System on Chip (MPSoC); a consideration of different design methodologies including Network on Chip (NoC) and Kahn Process Network (KPN) based connectivity among... more...
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Sun, 16 Jun 2019 08:52:54 GMT
Essential Numerical Computer Methods (Reliable Lab Solutions) (by Michael L. Johnson) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/essential-numerical-computer-methods-reliable-lab-solutions
Author(s): Michael L. Johnson
Categories: Medical > Biochemistry, Science > Biology
Publisher: Academic Press
Publish date: 2010-11-10
ISBN-10: 0123849977
ISBN-13: 9780123849977
Language: English
Description:   The various chapters within this volume include a wide variety of applications that extend far beyond this limited perception. As part of the Reliable Lab Solutions series, Essential Numerical Computer Methods brings together chapters from volumes 210, 240, 321, 383, 384, 454, and 467 of Methods in Enzymology. These chapters provide a general progression from basic numerical methods to more specific biochemical and biomedical applications.
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Sun, 16 Jun 2019 08:52:28 GMT
Beryllium: Physicochemical Properties, Applications and Safety Concerns (Chemistry Research and Applications) (by Pauleen Dyer) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/beryllium-physicochemical-properties-applications-and-safety-concerns-chemistry-research-and-applications
Author(s): Pauleen Dyer
Categories: Science > Chemistry
Publisher: Nova Science Pub Inc
Publish date: 2014-09-20
ISBN-10: 1633215903
ISBN-13: 9781633215900
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Sat, 15 Jun 2019 16:42:16 GMT
A Student's Guide to Entropy (by Don S. Lemons) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/a-students-guide-to-entropy
Author(s): Don S. Lemons
Categories: Reference > General, Science > Mathematical Physics, Science > Physics
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish date: 2013-10-21
ISBN-10: 1107653975
ISBN-13: 9781107653979
Language: English
Description: Striving to explore the subject in as simple a manner as possible, this book helps readers understand the elusive concept of entropy. Innovative aspects of the book include the construction of statistical entropy, the derivation of the entropy of classical systems from purely classical assumptions, and a statistical thermodynamics approach to the ideal Fermi and ideal Bose gases. Derivations are worked through step-by-step and important applications are highlighted in over 20 worked examples. Nearly 50 end-of-chapter exercises test readers' understanding. The book also features a glossary giving definitions for all essential terms, a time line... more...
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Sat, 15 Jun 2019 16:32:07 GMT
Photocatalytic Reaction Engineering (by Hugo de Lasa, Benito Serrano, Miguel Salaices) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/photocatalytic-reaction-engineering-1
Author(s): Hugo de Lasa, Benito Serrano, Miguel Salaices
Categories: Science > Chemistry, Science > Environmental Science, Technology & Engineering > Environmental
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2010-10-29
ISBN-10: 1441936270
ISBN-13: 9781441936271
Language: English
Description: Heterogeneous photocatalysis is a novel technique for water purification. Publications on photocatalysis span a relatively recent period of not more than 25 years. This is a technique that, according to our extensive experience on the development of laboratory scale and pilot plant units, has great promise to eliminate water and air pollutants. Photocatalysis offers much more than competitive techniques where pollutants are transferred from phases; photocatalysis can achieve complete mineralization of pollutants leaving non-toxic species such as CO2 and H2O and can be exploited at close to room temperature and ambient pressure.
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Sat, 15 Jun 2019 16:24:02 GMT
The World is Moving Around Me: A Memoir of the Haiti Earthquake (by Dany Laferrière) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-world-is-moving-around-me-a-memoir-of-the-haiti-earthquake
Author(s): Dany Laferrière
Categories: History > General, Political Science > Disaster Relief & Rescue Operations, Science > Earth Sciences, Travel > Caribbean & West Indies, Travel > Reference
Publisher: Arsenal Pulp Press
Publish date: 2013-01-01
ISBN-10: 1551524988
ISBN-13: 9781551524986
Language: English
Description: On January 12, 2010, novelist Dany Laferrière had just ordered dinner at a Port-au-Prince restaurant with a friend when the earthquake struck. He survived; some three hundred thousand others did not. The quake caused widespread destruction and left over one million homeless. This moving and revelatory book is an eyewitness account of the quake and its aftermath. In a series of vignettes, Laferrière reveals the shock, rage, and grief experienced by those around him, the acts of heroism he witnessed, and his own sense of survivor guilt. At one point, his nephew, astonished at still being alive,... more...
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Sat, 15 Jun 2019 15:46:10 GMT
Darwiniana: Essays and Reviews Pertaining to Darwinism (Cambridge Library Collection - Life Sciences) (by Asa Gray) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/darwiniana-essays-and-reviews-pertaining-to-darwinism-cambridge-library-collection-life-sciences
Author(s): Asa Gray
Categories: Biography & Autobiography > General, History > General, Science > Biology
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish date: 2009-07-20
ISBN-10: 1108001963
ISBN-13: 9781108001960
Language: English
Description: Darwiniana is a collection of critical essays on Charles Darwin's theory of evolution that were originally published in scientific journals by his friend and correspondent Asa Gray, Professor of Botany at Harvard. Gray was one of Darwin's strongest supporters in the American scientific community; he was also a Presbyterian and discussed questions of natural theology, design and teleology, including an earlier version of Chapter 3 of this book, with Darwin by letter over several years. Darwiniana (1876) was intended to provide a balanced assessment of Darwin's theory of evolution and to familiarise readers with the different aspects of Darwinism and... more...
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Sat, 15 Jun 2019 15:32:13 GMT
Bananas and Plantains (Crop Production Science in Horticulture) (by Victor G. Saúco, John C. Robinson) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/bananas-and-plantains-crop-production-science-in-horticulture
Author(s): Victor G. Saúco, John C. Robinson
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Agriculture, Science > Biology
Publisher: CABI
Publish date: 2010-01-09
ISBN-10: 1845936582
ISBN-13: 9781845936587
Language: English
Description: Bananas and plantains are major fruit crops in the tropics and subtropics and make a vital contribution to the economies of a number of countries. In the last 15 years substantial changes have occurred in banana production and trade policies, among them the increasing importance of Panama disease due to its serious impact on Cavendish cultivars, protected banana cultivation and the changes in production systems to facilitate fair, organic and sustainable cultivation. This book provides an accessible review of the scientific principles of banana production and related these to field practices. This revised and updated includes expanded coverage of... more...
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Sat, 15 Jun 2019 15:16:02 GMT
3rd International Multidisciplinary Microscopy and Microanalysis Congress (InterM): Proceedings, Oludeniz, Turkey, 19-23 October 2015 (Springer Proceedings in Physics) (by Ahmet Yavuz Oral, Zehra Banu Bahsi Oral) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/3rd-international-multidisciplinary-microscopy-and-microanalysis-congress-interm-proceedings-oludeniz-turkey-19-23-october-2015-springer-proceedings
Author(s): Ahmet Yavuz Oral, Zehra Banu Bahsi Oral
Categories: Science > Chemistry, Science > Physics, Science > Biology
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2016-12-17
ISBN-10: 3319466003
ISBN-13: 9783319466002
Language: English
Description: The 3rd International Multidisciplinary Microscopy Congress (InterM2015), held from 19 to 23 October 2015, focused on the latest developments concerning applications of microscopy in the biological, physical and chemical sciences at all dimensional scales, advances in instrumentation, techniques in and educational materials on microscopy. These proceedings gather 17 peer-reviewed technical papers submitted by leading academic and research institutions from nine countries and representing some of the most cutting-edge research available.
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Sat, 15 Jun 2019 14:36:14 GMT
Excitonic and Photonic Processes in Materials (Springer Series in Materials Science) (by Jai Singh, Richard T. Williams) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/excitonic-and-photonic-processes-in-materials-springer-series-in-materials-science
Author(s): Jai Singh, Richard T. Williams
Categories: Science > Nanostructures, Science > Optics, Technology & Engineering > General
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2014-07-30
ISBN-10: 9812871306
ISBN-13: 9789812871305
Language: English
Description: This book is expected to present state-of-the-art understanding of a selection of excitonic and photonic processes in useful materials from semiconductors to insulators to metal/insulator nanocomposites, both inorganic and organic. Among the featured applications are components of solar cells, detectors, light-emitting devices, scintillators and materials with novel optical properties. Excitonic properties are particularly important in organic photovoltaics and light emitting devices, as also in questions of the ultimate resolution and efficiency of new-generation scintillators for medical diagnostics, border security and nuclear non... more...
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Sat, 15 Jun 2019 14:36:11 GMT
Quorum Sensing vs Quorum Quenching: A Battle with No End in Sight (by Vipin Chandra Kalia) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/quorum-sensing-vs-quorum-quenching-a-battle-with-no-end-in-sight
Author(s): Vipin Chandra Kalia
Categories: Medical > Genetics, Science > Life Sciences, Science > Biology
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2014-09-30
ISBN-10: 8132219813
ISBN-13: 9788132219811
Language: English
Description: Microbial relationships with all life forms can be as free living, symbiotic or pathogenic. Human beings harbor 10 times more microbial cells than their own. Bacteria are found on the skin surface, in the gut and other body parts. Bacteria causing diseases are the most worrisome. Most of the infectious diseases are caused by bacterial pathogens with an ability to form biofilm. Bacteria within the biofilm are up to 1000 times more resistant to antibiotics. This has taken a more serious turn with the evolution of multiple drug resistant bacteria. Health Departments are making efforts to reduce high mortality and morbidity in man caused by them.... more...
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Sat, 15 Jun 2019 14:36:04 GMT