Sediment transport is a book that covers a wide variety of subject matters. It combines the personal and professional experience of the authors on solid particles transport and related problems, whose expertise is focused in aqueous systems and in laboratory flumes. This includes a series of chapters on hydrodynamics and their relationship with sediment transport and morphological development.
Sediment Transport in Aquatic Environments is a book which covers a wide range of topics. The effective management of many aquatic environments, requires a detailed understanding of sediment dynamics. This has both environmental and economic implications, especially where there is any anthropogenic involvement. Numerical models are often the tool used for predicting the transport and fate of sediment movement in these situations, as they can estimate the various spatial and temporal fluxes.
Effective cost management can be accessed from administrative expense ratio. Negative
relationship between administrative expense ratio and mutual growth are confirmed as expected. This
implies AMCs with higher effective cost management have higher growth. Positive relationship
between funds growth and management fees is as expected but not statistically significant. Negative
relationship between size of the AMCs and mutual fund growth is found. Effect from size is different
from what the model expects.
Paradoxically, skin is both a primary barrier to systemic absorption of topically
exposed chemicals and a portal to systemic delivery of transdermal medicaments.
Knowledge of the factors that determine both extent and rate of chemical flux across
the skin is an important component of both toxicology and pharmacology studies.
The aim of this book is to provide current approaches and techniques by which
dermal absorption may be quantitated utilizing end points relative to these two
Emission inventories play a dual role in global air pollution issues. Firstly, they can be used
directly to establish the more important source categories, to identify trends in emissions and
to examine the impact of different policy approaches. Secondly, emission inventories are used
to drive atmospheric models applied to assess the environmental consequences of changing
trace gas emissions and concentrations and to provide advice to policy makers. This second
role contributes to the atmospheric modelling community being an important user of emission
Sediment Transport Processes and their Modelling Applications is a book which covers a
wide range of topics. The effective management of many aquatic environments, requires a
detailed understanding of sediment dynamics. This has both environmental and economic
implications, especially where there is any anthropogenic involvement. Numerical models
are often the tool used for predicting the transport and fate of sediment movement in these
situations, as they can estimate the various spatial and temporal fluxes.
The volume includes Onsager's previously unpublished PhD thesis, a biography by H C Longuet-Higgins and M E Fisher, an autobiographical commentary, selected photographs, and a list of Onsager discussion remarks in print.
Onsager's scientific achievements were characterized by deep insights into the natural sciences.
A numerical model using the 1D shallow water equations was developed for the simulation of long wave propagation and runup. The developed model is based on the Finite Volume Method (FVM) with an application of Godunov - type scheme of second order of accuracy. The model uses the HLL approximate Riemann solver for the determination of numerical fluxes at cell interfaces. The model was applied to the simulation of long wave propagation and runup on a plane beach and simulated results were compared with the published experimental data. The comparison shows that the present model has a power...
They find that the elasticity of CO2 emissions and energy are close to unity
(i.e., a 1% increase in population leads to an approximately 1% increase in
CO2 emissions). They do not estimate how these elasticities may vary with
population levels. All of these results are based on cross-sectional data for
1 year only. Finally, Shi (2003), again in the context of the IPAT model, uses
a panel of cross-sectional and time series data. Shi finds population elas-
ticities for CO2 of between 1.41 and 1.
In the search for new drug targets in the human parasite Entamoeba
histolytica, metabolic control analysis was applied to determine, experimen-tally, flux control distribution of amebal glycolysis. The first (hexokinase,
hexose-6-phosphate isomerase, pyrophosphate-dependent phosphofructo-
Triacylglycerol metabolism inSaccharomyces cerevisiae was analyzed quan-titatively using a systems biological approach. Cellular growth, glucose
uptake and ethanol secretion were measured as a function of time and used
as input for a dynamic flux-balance model.
The purpose of this thesis is to delineate important issues that sociable designers
should consider when they develop structures intended to encourage social interaction.
In doing so, i address both theoretical and computational contributions to this area of
research. While i sketch a conceptual model for addressing these issues, the prototypes
that are discussed reveal the challenges that we, as researchers and designers, must face.
Rather than providing solutions, they expose the weaknesses in this area of research and
suggest paths for future research.
Tuyển tập các báo cáo nghiên cứu về lâm nghiệp được đăng trên tạp chí lâm nghiệp quốc tế đề tài: "Interpreting the variations in xylem sap flux density within the trunk of maritime pine (Pinus pinaster Ait.): application of a model for calculating water flows at tree and stand levels...
Tuyển tập các báo cáo nghiên cứu về y học được đăng trên tạp chí y học quốc tế cung cấp cho các bạn kiến thức về ngành y đề tài: A simplified method for power-law modelling of metabolic pathways from time-course data and steady-state flux profiles
Tuyển tập các báo cáo nghiên cứu về y học được đăng trên tạp chí y học Critical Care giúp cho các bạn có thêm kiến thức về ngành y học đề tài: Modeling Neisseria meningitidis metabolism: from genome to metabolic fluxes...
NADPH-dependent dual-flavin enzymes provide electrons in many redox
reactions, although the mechanism responsible for regulating their electron
flux remains unclear. We recently proposed a four-state kinetic model that
links the electron flux through a dual-flavin enzyme to its rates of interfla
Glycolysis in the human parasiteEntamoeba histolyticais characterized by
the absence of cooperative modulation and the prevalence of pyrophosphate-dependent (over ATP-dependent) enzymes. To determine the flux-control dis-tribution of glycolysis and understand its underlying control mechanisms, a
kinetic model of the pathway was constructed by using the softwaregepasi.
We used parameter scanning to emulate changes to the
limitingrate for steps inafittedmodel of glucose-derepressed
yeast glycolysis. Three flux-control regimes were observed,
two of which were under the dominant control of hexose
transport, in accordance with various experimental studies
Heraclitus, the ancient Greek sage (c. 536-470 B.C.) declared that
everything is in flux. Everything changes, and no one can step
twice in the same waters of a river. What seemed true to Heraclitus is
even more true in our times. Old certainties give way to uncertainty.
Old traditions no longer sustain human behavior. This is true in the
personal as well as in the professional realms. Professional monodoxy
has given way to a plethora of theories and interventive strategies