504 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2006-01-04 This is the seventh in a series of international workshops on high-power and high-energy density microwave devices for accelerator, plasma physics, and defense applications. The underlying theme is the research and development of techniques to increase microwave energy density and peak power in active and passive...[Read More]
2017-05-15T07:00:00Z Methods in Stream Ecology: Volume 2: Ecosystem Structure, Third Edition, provides a complete series of field and laboratory protocols in stream ecology that are ideal for teaching or conducting research. This new two-part edition is updated to reflect recent advances in the technology associated with ecological assessment of streams, including remote sensing....[Read More]
213 pages , Asq Press , 1997-01-01 For the first time, an author has demonstrated that safety and environment are influential factors within the quality arena. Pascal Dennis explains how applying quality management principles to safety and environmental issues can result in growth for an organization where safety and environment endeavors are concerned. This is the only ...[Read More]
Opposition to the Mauna Kea Observatories has existed since the first telescope was built in the late 1960s. Originally part of research begun by Gerard Kuiper of the University of Arizona, the site has expanded into the world's largest observatory for infrared and submillimeter telescopes. Opposition to the telescope from residents in the city of Hilo, Hawaii were concerned about the visual appea...[Read More]
533 pages , University of Chicago Press , 1972 Gregory Bateson was a philosopher, anthropologist, photographer, naturalist, and poet, as well as the husband and collaborator of Margaret Mead. This classic anthology of his major work includes a new Foreword by his daughter, Mary Katherine Bateson. 5 line drawings.
496 pages , Penguin , 2017-05-16 From one of the most influential scientists of our time, a dazzling exploration of the hidden laws that govern the life cycle of everything from plants and animals to the cities we live in. Visionary physicist Geoffrey West is a pioneer in the field of complexity science, the science of emergent systems and networks. The term â€œcompl...[Read More]
2018-02-16T08:00:00Z Der Klimawandel und seine Folgen f?hren es uns vor Augen: Die Menschheit ist in eine Sackgasse geraten. Doch die gr??te Herausforderung der Gegenwart ist zugleich eines der am kontroversesten diskutierten Themen - eine naturwissenschaftliche und eine esoterische Betrachtung stehen sich meist unvers?hnlich gegen?ber. Dieses Buch zeigt einen Weg, beide zu verbinden.[Read More]