Nuclear Submarine Disasters by Christopher Higgins

By Christopher Higgins

;Nuclear Submarine failures КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Издательство: Chelsea condominium PublicationsСерия: nice mess ups: Reforms And RamificationsАвтор: Christopher HigginsЯзык: EnglishГод издания: 2002Количество страниц: 121ISBN: 0-7910-6329-1Формат: pdf (e-book)Размер: 3,84 mbPresents a heritage of mess ups concerning nuclear submarines, together with the Thresher, the Scorpion, and the Kursk, and explores how the research of those injuries can result in defense reform. RAPIDили IFOLDER zero

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Liquids and Solids by M. T. Sprackling (auth.)

By M. T. Sprackling (auth.)

6. 2 Creeping viscous movement in a semi-infinite channel a hundred and forty 6. three Poiseuille circulation in tubes of round cross-section a hundred and forty four 6. four movement of a Newtonian liquid among coaxial cylinders 148 151 6. five our bodies in drinks 6. 6 liquid circulation and intermolecular forces 154 Non-Newtonian drinks 157 6. 7 6. eight Viscometers a hundred and sixty bankruptcy 7 floor results 163 7. 1 advent 163 7. 2 extra floor loose strength and floor rigidity of beverages 163 7. three the entire floor power of drinks 167 7. four floor rigidity and intermolecular forces 168 7. five strong surfaces 171 7. 6 particular floor loose strength and the intermolecular power 172 7. 7 liquid surfaces and the Laplace-Young equation 174 7. eight liquid spreading 178 7. nine Young's relation 181 7. 10 Capillary results 184 7. eleven The sessile drop 187 7. 12 Vapour strain and liquid-surface curvature 189 7. thirteen The dimension of floor unfastened energies 191 bankruptcy eight excessive polymers and liquid crystals 197 eight. 1 advent 197 eight. 2 excessive polymers 197 eight. three The mechanisms of polymerisation 198 eight. four the dimensions and form of polymer molecules 199 eight. five The constitution of good polymers 201 eight. 6 The glass transition temperature 203 eight. 7 Young's modulus of good polymers 205 Stress-strain curves of polymers eight. eight 206 eight. nine Viscous circulate in polymers 209 liquid crystals 8.

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Garbage Helps Our Garden Grow: A Compost Story by Linda Glaser

By Linda Glaser

What's that rubbish doing subsequent to the backyard? it isn't rubbish. it truly is compost! awesome issues occur inside of a compost bin. In pass banana peels, grass clippings, or even an previous jack-o'-lantern. Out comes compost. The compost is going into the backyard to make the soil wealthy for brand new crops. Compost is nice for the earth. Composting additionally is helping us make much less rubbish. during this e-book, you could watch as one family members makes compost for his or her backyard and in addition how one can begin your personal compost bin!

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Earth Science in the City: A Reader

Content material:
Chapter 1 huge city Concentrations: a brand new Phenomenon (pages 7–19): George Bugliarello
Chapter 2 Geoantiquities within the city panorama: Earth heritage files within the towns (pages 21–42): George A. Chan, Donald R. Currey, Andrea N. Dion and Holly S. Godsey
Chapter three Engineering Geology of recent York urban: carrying on with worth of Geologic information (pages 43–59): Charles A. Baskerville and Robert H. Fakundiny
Chapter four in the direction of built-in normal danger aid in city components (pages 63–73): Greg A. Valentine
Chapter five Seismic?Risk overview in towns of recent York and Surrounding areas: matters on the topic of All Intraplate towns (pages 75–120): Robert H. Fakundiny
Chapter 6 dealing with Volcanic and similar risks within the Neapolitan region (pages 121–170): Giovanni Orsi, Sandra de Vita, Mauro A. Di Vito, Roberto Isaia, Rosella Vane and furnish Heiken
Chapter 7 Tsunami impression and Mitigation in Inhabited parts (pages 171–186): G.T. Hebenstreit, F.I. Gonzalez and J. Preuss
Chapter eight Landslides and towns: An undesirable Partnership (pages 187–254): Richard J. Pike, David G. Howell and Russell W. Graymer
Chapter nine results of Urbanization on Groundwater structures (pages 257–278): J.M. Sharp, J.N. Krothe, J.D. Mather, B. Gracia?Fresca and C.A. Stewart
Chapter 10 built-in Environmental Modeling of the city surroundings (pages 279–302): Timothy N. McPherson, Steven J. Burian, Michael J. Brown, Gerald E. Streit and H.J. Turin
Chapter eleven city Environmental Modeling and overview utilizing precise city Databases (pages 303–333): Steven J. Burian, Timothy N. McPherson, Michael J. Brown, Gerald E. Streit and H.J. Turin
Chapter 12 Mapping town panorama from area: The complicated Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflectance Radiometer (ASTER) city Environmental tracking application (pages 337–361): Michael S. Ramsey
Chapter thirteen Airborne Laser Topographic Mapping: functions to typhoon typhoon Surge risks (pages 363–376): Dean Whitman, Keqi Zhang, Stephen P. Leatherman and William Robertson
Chapter 14 Integrating Geological info into city making plans and administration: ways for the twenty first Century (pages 379–411): B.R. Marker, J.J. Pereira and E.F.J. de Mulder
Chapter 15 larger Phoenix 2100: development a countrywide city Environmental examine schedule (pages 413–426): Jonathan Fink, Frederick Steiner, Nancy B. Grimm and Charles L. Redman
Chapter sixteen Modeling Cities—The Los Alamos city defense Initiative (pages 427–442): furnish Heiken, Greg A. Valentine, Michael Brown, Steen Rasmussen, Jonathan Dowell, Sudha Maheshwari and Denise C. George

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