A.K. Barkaoui, V. Fullhardt,"Schémas électriques en chauffage"
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Schémas électriques en chauffage

Présentation des schémas électriques des installations de chauffage, des systèmes individuels aux chaufferies de forte puissance. Chaque schéma, réalisé conformément aux normes en vigueur, est accompagné d'un texte explicatif et du schéma de principe du système considéré. En plus de la régulation traditionnelle, la Gestion Technique du Bâtiment est également abordée. Sommaire : - Normes de représentation des schémas électriques - La ...

Environmentalism and the Technologies of Tomorrow: Shaping The Next Industrial Revolution
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Environmentalism and the Technologies of Tomorrow

We sit at the doorstep of multiple revolutions in robotic, genetic, information, and communication technologies, whose powerful interactions promise social and environmental transformations we are only beginning to understand. How can we anticipate their impacts and ensure that these new technologies help move us in a more sustainable direction? Environmentalism and the Technologies of Tomorrow is a collection of essays by leading sc...

Improving Seafood Products for the Consumer
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Improving Seafood Products for the Consumer

It is widely accepted that increased consumption of seafood is important in dealing with growing health problems such as cardiovascular disease. Based on a major EU Integrated Research Project, SEAFOODplus, this important book reviews the range of research into consumer attitudes towards seafood and the key issues in improving the safety, nutritional and sensory quality of seafood products to meet consumer expectations. After an intr...

Aircraft (Objekt)
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Aircraft (Objekt)

In his celebrated manifesto, "Aircraft" (1935), the architect Le Corbusier presented more than 100 photographs celebrating airplanes either in imperious flight or elegantly at rest. Dwelling on the artfully abstracted shapes of noses, wings, and tails, he declared : "Ponder a moment on the truth of these objects! Clearness of function!"In Aircraft, David Pascoe follows this lead and offers a startling new account of the form of the a...

Ford 351 Cleveland Engines: How to Build for Max Performance
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Ford 351 Cleveland Engines: How to Build for Max Performance

"Unless you have years of working with the 351-C engine, this book will save you time and money by bringing you up to the current day technology applied to these engines. Take your time to read and re-read. There is plenty of information in this book just waiting for anyone who wants to learn." (Mike Caruso engine professional 2013-11-04)

Reflexive Biotechnology Development: Studying Plant Breeding Technologies and Genomics for Agriculture in the Developing World
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Reflexive Biotechnology Development

Agriculture plays a crucial role in the alleviation of extreme poverty and hunger. Development of new crop varieties that are more resistant to disease and pests, and that produce more in dry conditions or on poor soils, can contribute to agricultural development. However, while the technical potential to improve crop varieties is increasing rapidly, such technologies do not always successfully contribute to the economic development ...

Chemistry of Wine Flavor (ACS Symposium Series, No. 714)
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Chemistry of Wine Flavor

"Meeting in San Francisco, an easy stagger to some of the world's best wine regions, in April 1997, chemists from around the world trade their findings concerning the chemical basis of why a particular wine tastes a particular way at a particular time. Their reports include methoxypyrazines of grapes and wines, seasonal variation in the production of hydrogen sulfide during fermentation, phenolic composition as related to red wine fl...

Theory of Sampling and Sampling Practice, Third Edition
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Theory of Sampling and Sampling Practice, Third Edition

A step-by-step guide for anyone challenged by the many subtleties of sampling particulate materials.The only comprehensive document merging the famous works of P. Gy, I. Visman, and C.O. Ingamells into a single theory in a logical way - the most advanced book on sampling that can be used by all sampling practitioners around the world.      

High Performance Polymers (Plastics Design Library)
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High Performance Polymers (Plastics Design Library)

This book presents the state-of-the-art polymerization, fabrication and application methods of high performance industrial polymers, pertaining specifically to recent developments from the chemistry and engineering perspective. All introductory, monomer, polymerization and fabrication techniques are reviewed, and basic information is provided to help demystify the more advanced material. Chapters are arranged according to chemical co...

Classical Mechanics (Physics)
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Classical Mechanics (Physics)

This book presents an updated treatment of the dynamics of particles and particle systems suitable for students preparing for advanced study of physics and closely related fields, such as astronomy and the applied engineering sciences. Compared to older books on this subject, the mathematical treatment has been updated for the study of more advanced topics in quantum mechanics, statistical mechanics, and nonlinear and orbital mechani...