Download E-books Next Generation of Information Technology in Educational Management: 10th IFIP WG 3.7 Conference, ITEM 2012, Bremen, Germany, August 5-8, 2012, Revised Selected Papers PDF

By Laura Staman, Adrie J. Visscher, Hans Luyten (auth.), Don Passey, Andreas Breiter, Adrie Visscher (eds.)

This booklet constitutes the refereed post-proceedings of the tenth IFIP WG 3.7 convention on info know-how in academic administration, merchandise 2012, held in Bremen, Germany, in August 2012. The sixteen revised complete papers offered have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen. The papers supply a good assessment of the modern box of data know-how in academic administration. They concentrate on 4 key questions: Why can we desire new academic administration info structures? What concerns face these constructing new academic administration details structures? What new academic administration info structures are being built? What academic administration platforms are already in place?

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Download E-books North Sea Oil and Gas Reservoirs—II: Proceedings of the 2nd North Sea Oil and Gas Reservoirs Conference organized and hosted by the Norwegian Institute of Technology (NTH), Trondheim, Norway, May 8–11, 1989 PDF

By J. M. Wills, D. K. Peattie (auth.), A. T. Buller, E. Berg, O. Hjelmeland, J. Kleppe, O. Torsæter, J. O. Aasen (eds.)

The first North Sea Oil and gasoline Reservoirs convention used to be held in Trondheim in 1985 as a part of the Norwegian Institute of Technology's seventy fifth anniversary celebrations. beneficial reactions from the delegates caused the Committee to re-run the development a few 3 and a part years later, and it's now meant that the Confe­ rence be hung on a typical foundation so long as there's a call for for this sort of amassing. The targets of the 1989 convention, which have been extensively just like these of the former one, have been: (a) to assemble these engaged in quite a few geoscientific and reservoir engineering facets of North Sea Oil and fuel reservoirs in a single discussion board; (b) to illustrate anyplace attainable the interdependence of many of the disciplines and specializations; (c) to advertise cutting edge, synergistic techniques to investigate and improvement programmes geared toward North Sea stipulations; and (d) to mirror present developments within the reservoir sciences. certainly there has been no position for expert parallel periods in a convention aimed toward encouraging interdisciplinary integration and awareness.

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Download E-books Nanoscale Nonlinear PANDA Ring Resonator PDF

By Preecha Yupapin

Microring/nanoring resonator is a fascinating gadget that has been extensively studied and investigated by way of researchers from a number of specializations. This e-book starts off with the fundamental history of linear and nonlinear ring resonators. a unique layout of nano machine often called a PANDA ring resonator is proposed. using the machine within the type of a PANDA in purposes reminiscent of nanoelectronics, dimension, conversation, sensors, optical and quantum computing, drug supply, hybrid transistor and a brand new suggestion of electron-hole pair is mentioned in detail.

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Download E-books Sea Level Rise and Coastal Infrastructure: Prediction, Risks, and Solutions (Council on Disaster Risk Management (CDRM) Monograph Book 6) PDF

By Bilal M. Ayyub

Backed through the Council on catastrophe possibility Management.

Sea point upward thrust and Coastal Infrastructure: Prediction, dangers, and recommendations analyzes the demanding situations posed by means of emerging sea degrees and weather swap. Scientists estimate that international sea degrees might upward thrust by way of up to 20 toes during this century, at once affecting approximately a hundred million humans world wide. even if the issues stemming from better sea degrees are ambitious, fast activities should be pointed out and done to reduce the impression of emerging waters on coastal infrastructure and communities.

Using a hazard research and administration framework, every one bankruptcy during this quantity makes a speciality of an aspect of sea point upward push, analyzing its linked dangers and assessing its socioeconomic influence. From this knowledge, acceptable long term measures and mitigation thoughts will be constructed. Chapters think of such questions as: How will we version the effect of emerging sea degrees and more and more severe tropical storms on coastal infrastructure? What innovations may be phased in to enhance new building? How can latest infrastructure most sensible be certain for retrofitting? How can danger types be designed to house local socioeconomic considerations?

Engineers, scientists, and policymakers excited by making plans, layout, and development of coastal infrastructure will locate this compact overview priceless, appropriate, and thought-provoking.

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Download E-books Control of Movement for the Physically Disabled: Control for Rehabilitation Technology PDF

By Dejan B. Popović PhD (auth.), Dejan B. Popović PhD, Thomas Sinkjær PhD, DrMed (eds.)

Restoring motor capabilities has been an exhilarating but tricky learn subject for the final numerous a long time. whereas major growth has happened within the layout, development, and occasional point keep an eye on of rehabilitation units, researchers are up opposed to basic difficulties in multi-sensory processing and motor control.
The objective of this booklet is to discover parallels in sensorimotor integration of rehabilitation units and human extremities, addressing the fundamental query on how the following new release of rehabilitation units should still evolve. via bringing jointly experimental body structure, kinesiology, rehabilitation treatment, computing device and electric engineering, this e-book discusses a number of concerns ranging from usual and finishing with man made control.
While the last word aim of shooting able-bodied versatility continues to be elusive, this booklet makes an incredible contribution to a greater knowing and layout of destiny rehabilitation equipment and units through an easy underlying message: a subject matter as complicated as recovery of human pursuits will be most sensible addressed through collaborative, interdisciplinary learn, combining excessive point and coffee point perspectives, drawing parallels among human reports, analytic and non-analytic methods, and integrating sensory information with motor instructions. the longer term will delay the expectancies simply as researchers observe advances in parallel fields, and a standard vocabulary emerges.

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Download E-books Application of Particle and Laser Beams in Materials Technology PDF

By R. Golser (auth.), P. Misaelides (eds.)

The improvement of complicated fabrics with preselected homes is likely one of the major objectives of fabrics learn. Of especial curiosity are electronics, high-temperature and supemard fabrics for varied purposes, in addition to alloys with more desirable put on, corrosion and mechanical resistance houses. The technical problem attached with the construction of those fabrics is not just linked to the improvement of latest specialized instruction innovations but in addition with qc. The lively charged particle, electron and photon beams provide the opportunity of enhancing the houses of the near-surface areas of fabrics with out heavily affecting their bulk, and supply distinctive analytical instruments for checking out their caliber. This quantity comprises lots of the lectures and contributions introduced on the NATO-funded complex research Institute "Application of Particle and Laser Beams in fabrics Technology", which used to be held in Kallithea, Chalkidiki, in Northern Greece, from the eighth to the twenty first of may perhaps, 1994 and attended by way of seventy three individuals from 21 international locations. the purpose of this ASI was once to supply to the individuals an summary of this swiftly increasing box. primary facets in regards to the interactions and collisions on atomic, nuclear and sturdy kingdom scale have been offered in a didactic method, in addition to the applying of numerous thoughts for the answer of difficulties starting from the improvement of electronics fabrics to corrosion examine and from archaeometry to environmental protection.

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Download E-books New Directions in Terahertz Technology (Nato Science Series E:) PDF

An in depth learn of the technology, engineering and purposes of terahertz know-how, according to room-temperature solid-state units, that are noticeable because the key know-how for wider functions during this frequency variety. The relative benefits of digital and optical units are mentioned and new machine ideas pointed out. problems with terahertz circuit layout, implementation and size are complemented through chapters on present and destiny purposes in communications, sensing and distant surveillance.
Audience: the original insurance of all facets of terahertz expertise will attract either new and tested employees within the box, in addition to supplying a survey for the reader.

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Download E-books Effective Technology Integration for Disabled Children: The Family Perspective PDF

By Malka Margalit

Effective know-how: Integration for Disabled young ones: The Family Perspective explores microcomputer-based specific schooling intervention courses geared toward advancing mildly handicapped youngsters and empowering their mom and dad. The e-book applies the tension, assets and coping version to households with disabled little ones, analyzing particular parts of the professional§ posed version via relations surveys and stories, and proposing destiny instructions for learn and experimentation. The publication additionally deals an summary of the study concerning powerful integration of pcs into the exact schooling approach, with specific recognition to a cognitive method of ability improvement via quite a few software program courses. Effective Technol§ ogy: Integration For Disabled Children is meant for researchers and practitioners in quite a lot of fields attracted to relatives learn and parent-empowering interventions in addition to for these desirous about expertise integration inside precise schooling contexts.

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Download E-books Technology PDF

By Kerry Roberts

This identify deals an excellent photocopiable sequence that includes attempted and confirmed know-how actions. every one unit of labor permits students to devise, build and overview. It offers actions that may be accomplished separately, in pairs or small teams. It makes use of reasonably cheap, available fabrics. reduce point includes 15 three-page devices: aeroplane; boat; bridge; fishing online game; greeting card; sandwich; jigsaw; cellular; musical tool; puppy domestic; photo body; popcorn holder; raft; spectacles; and wrapping paper. center point comprises 6 seven-page devices: mouse workout backyard; trojan horse catcher; bookends; wind chime; treasure; and car. higher point comprises 6 seven-page devices: racing cart; video games; movie-making; cool can holder; string puppet; and poultry feeder.

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