Chemical precipitation and complexation are primarily important for the inorganic species.
The formation of coordination complexes is typical behaviour of transition metals, which
provide the cation or central atom. Ligands include common inorganic anions such as Cl
as well as organic molecules such as amino acids. Such
complexation may facilitate the transport of metals.
Biodegradation is a reaction process mediated by microbial activity (a biotic reaction).
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Ground vehicles can navigate using signals from external navigation systems
such as the Global Positioning System (GPS) (Figure 1.1), or by using signals
from internal devices such as a compass, an odometer, a gyroscope, an
accelerometer, or a full-blown inertial navigation system (INS). In practice,
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all available sources, including static databases such as a digitized map. This
chapter will discuss many of these sources of navigation data, and methods
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The applications of underwater vehicles have shown a dramatic increase in recent years,
such as, mines clearing operation, feature tracking, cable or pipeline tracking and deep
ocean exploration. According to different applications, the mechanical and electrical
configuration and shape of an underwater vehicle are different. For instance, manipulators
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Market conditions have never been better for setting up a forex fund. The number of forex funds
and corresponding investors has grown as a result of expanding customer markets. Therefore,
traders interested in starting a forex fund (or managing customer accounts) should familiarize
themselves with the legal landscape as they consider earning a living in this profitable retail
industry. An experienced and disciplined forex fund manager can earn a substantial income.
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may have its own IT environment, with differences in network topology, internal security systems and standards,
customer requirements, and use cases. Some general guidelines will be given to increase the overall security of
the system. Where appropriate, more specific usage scenarios will also be considered along with guidance
tailored to those particular cases.
The HEI must supply the basic material and self-evaluation report to
FINHEEC in paper format (ten copies) and as electronic documents at the
latest twelve weeks prior to the audit visit. The self-evaluation report drawn
up on the third sample of degree education, which is selected by the audit
team, must be submitted to FINHEEC at the latest one week prior to the
In addition to the materials mentioned above, the audit team is allowed
to request the HEI to provide other materials deemed necessary prior to or
during the audit visit.
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