The Naval Facilities Engineering Command seeks to expand the technology
base upon which future shore facilities are founded. An important
area in which a new design approach is being developed is in the management
and understanding of those characteristics of earthquake and explosively
generated foundation motions that damage or destroy Naval equipment.
This report is a part of the design method development. Specifically,
it documents and offers a new method of shock and response spectrum
Many books introduce C#, but if you don't have the time to read 1,200 pages, Accelerated C# 2008 gives you everything you need to know about C# 2008 in a concentrated 500 pages of must-know information and best practices.
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Faster incorporation of new technologies into complex products and systems holds the possibility
of ever-increasing advantages in cost, performance, durability, and new functionalities. A general
perception on the part of many investigators is that incorporation of change is more difficult, expensive,
and slow than it need be. The management of change in complex products and systems, however, does
require an understanding of the significance of those changes as well as their consequences in terms of
product performance and safety.
Radio frequency identification (RFID) is a fascinating, fast developing and
multidisciplinary domain with emerging technologies and applications. It is characterized
by a variety of research topics, analytical methods, models, protocols, design principles and
processing software. With a relatively large range of applications, RFID enjoys extensive
investor confidence and is poised for growth.
To stay in business, you must develop and maintain a Value Proposition
that is compelling. Whether you are a high-volume manufacturer of
commercial products or a low-volume, high-value-added producer, over the
last decade Reliability has become a critical aspect of that proposition.
Customers have come to expect that every product shipped will work the
first time and every time. This is evidenced in the PPM, Six Sigma, and Cpk
programs that we, as manufacturers, are expected to deliver.
In the most common frequency
AE used for testing, 100-300kHz, the AE sensor can detect a signal for surface
movement of 10-13
m or less than one thousand times smaller than the size of an atom.
As a monitoring device for structural integrity, acoustic sensors are more effective
distance from a few tens of feet. It can be compared with the accelerations
commonly used to assess the condition of the bridge, for example, through the techniques of method
This paper introduces a technology that considerably reduces the time to cure the positive plates of lead–acid batteries. In each of several full-scale trials at automotive and industrial battery manufacturers, the simple replacement of 1 wt.% of leady oxide with ﬁnely-divided tetrabasic lead sulfate (SureCureTM by Hammond Group Inc.) is shown to accelerate signiﬁcantly the conversion of tribasic lead sulfate (3BS) to tetrabasic lead sulfate (4BS) in the curing process while improving crystal structure and reproducibility. ...
How many times have you attempted to change your
organization— whether the entity is a team, division, company,
government agency, or nonprofit? Like most organizations, yours
probably faced severe downsizing in response to the financial crisis
of 2008. Reducing personnel, retracting from markets, and
scaling down your organization must have presented a difficult
leadership challenge. Perhaps in better times you were assigned the
task of implementing a new information system, manufacturing
procedure, or customer- service process.
Hence, there is an imperative need to re-engineer Pakistan’s dairy industry; both at farm and processor
level. This paper seeks to investigate the tools that could bring about such change. We believe achieving
the strategic change outlined in this paper for the dairy industry may prove challenging for at least some
As a long-time supplier of IP network infrastructure to cable multiservice
operators (MSOs) around the world, ARRIS has built a strong
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provides operators of broadband local access networks with video, highspeed
data, mobile and fixed-line telephony systems for the delivery of
voice, video and data to residential and small-to-medium sized business
A wave is one of the basic physics phenomena observed by mankind since ancient time. The wave is also one of the most-studied physics phenomena that can be well described by mathematics. The study may be the best illustration of what is “science”, which approximates the laws of nature by using human defined symbols, operators, and languages.
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Tuyển tập các báo cáo nghiên cứu về hóa học được đăng trên tạp chí sinh học quốc tế đề tài : Effect of cross exercise on quadriceps acceleration reaction time and subjective scores (Lysholm questionnaire) following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
One measure of the growing disparity between the developed and developing
worlds is the speed of the Internet. For example, the speeds of connections
from North America to Africa are slower than those to Europe by a factor of 50
or so. Such assessments have been made by measuring the round trip time
that it takes for a digital pulse sent over the Internet to return to the sender.
The reasons for this disparity include the availability of Internet access only via
slow satellite connections, and the lack of communications infrastructure in the
remote parts of the world.
We report here the identification of a tachykinin-related
peptide (TRP) in crustaceans. Direct MALDI-TOF MS
withbrainslicesof the crayfishProcambarus clarkiiindicated
the presence of a peptide having an MS number of around
934. Quadrupole orthogonal acceleration time-of-flight
(Q-TOF) MS/MS analysis implied the sequence to be
APSGFLGMRamide, identical to that of CabTRP Ia,
isolated previously from the crab Cancer borealis,and
Pev-tachykinin, from the shrimpPenaeus vannamei.
Household finances and attitudes also bear heavily on the housing market, which
has generally remained depressed. In particular, home sales dropped sharply following
the recent expiration of the homebuyers’ tax credit. Going forward, improved
affordability--the result of lower house prices and record-low mortgage rates--should
boost the demand for housing. However, the overhang of foreclosed-upon and vacant
housing and the difficulties of many households in obtaining mortgage financing are
likely to continue to weigh on the pace of residential investment for some time yet. ...
Chapter 9 - Reducing project duration. The need for reducing the project duration occurs for many reasons such as imposed duration dates, time-to-market considerations, incentive contracts, key resource needs, high overhead costs, or simply unforeseen delays. This chapter presented a logical, formal process for assessing the implications of situations that involve shortening the project duration.
The need for reducing the project duration occurs for many reasons such as imposed duration dates, time-to-market considerations, incentive contracts, key resource needs, high overhead costs, or simply unforeseen delays. This chapter presented a logical, formal process for assessing the implications of situations that involve shortening the project duration.
Absolute: Tuyệt đối. (của một giá trị), thực và không đổi. Ví dụ, absolute address (địa chỉ tuyệt đối) là một vị trí trong bộ nhớ và an absolute cell reference (tham chiếu ô tuyệt đối) là một ô cố định đơn trong một màn hình bản tính. Phản nghĩa của absolute (tuyệt đối) là relative (liên quan). Accelerator borad: Thẻ tăng tốc. Kiểu bản mở rộng làm cho một máy tính chạy nhanh hơn. Nó thường chứa một đơn vị xử lý trung ương bổ sung. Access time: Thời gian truy cập.