What does telecoms technology mean? What does it do? What are its benefits and pitfalls? The book provides the answers to all your questions and more. Dispensing with geek-speak and techno mumbo-jumbo, it defines 23,500 complex technical terms and so enab
Suitable for engineers who are working in the field and faced with problems related to pressure vessels and stacks, such as: modification, retrofitting existing pressure vessels or stacks to either enhance process capability, lift, move or replace damaged
All objects and structures transfer their load either directly or indirectly to the earth. Pile foundations are the part of a structure used to carry and transfer the load of the structure to the bearing ground located at some depth below ground surface.
Suitable for researchers, engineers and graduate students, this book bridges the experimental and theoretical aspects of carbon nanotube devices. It emphasizes and explains the underlying physics that govern their working principles, including application
Part of the "Elsevier Nanoscience" series, this volume looks at nanostructured materials and their suitability for a range of functional systems. It focuses on the properties of these materials that make them suitable for various applications in fuel cell
The logical study of language is becoming more interdisciplinary, playing a role in fields such as computer science, artificial intelligence, cognitive science and game theory. This new edition, written by the leading experts in the field, presents an overview of the latest developments at the interface of logic and linguistics as well as a historical perspective. It is divided into three parts covering Frameworks, General Topics and Descriptive Themes.
Completely revised and updated - includes over 25% new material
Discussesthe interface between logic and language
Many of the authors are creators or active developers of the theories
Over two billion people worldwide are at risk for the spectrum of disorders known as 'The Iodine Deficiency Disorders'. This title provides information on the various pathways and processes based on different countries or diseases