Quartus II is a software tool produced by Altera for analysis and synthesis of HDL designs, which enables the developer to compile their designs, perform timing analysis, examine RTL diagrams, simulate a design's reaction to different stimuli, and configure the target device with the programmer. The Web Edition is a free version of Quartus II that can be downloaded or delivered by mail for free. This edition provided compilation and programming for a limited number of Altera devices.
The scope of this electrical installation handbook is to provide the designer and
user of electrical plants with a quick reference, immediate-use working tool.
This is not intended to be a theoretical document, nor a technical catalogue,
but, in addition to the latter, aims to be of help in the correct definition of
equipment, in numerous practical installation situations.
Computing for Numerical Methods Using Visual C++ has been written to promote
the use of Visual C++ in scientiﬁc computing. C++ is a beautiful language that
has contributed to shaping the modern world today. The language has contributed
to many device drivers in electronic equipment, as a tool in the development of
many computer software programs, and as a tool for both research and teaching.
Therefore, its involvement in providing the solution for numerical methods is very
With its active, hands-on learning approach, this text enables readers to master the underlying principles of digital signal processing and its many applications in industries such as digital television, mobile and broadband communications, and medical/scientific devices. Carefully developed MATLAB® examples throughout the text illustrate the mathematical concepts and use of digital signal processing algorithms.
This chapter aims at providing an overview of products and systems using
batteries. Here, the term product indicates any device – small or large, portable
or not – powered by a battery. The term system indicates a large installation,
such as an energy storage plant to back up an electricity grid, or an extended
Since the introduction of the personal computer in the early 1970s, businesses have found more uses and applications for technology in the workplace. With the introduction of local- area networks, ﬁle sharing, and print sharing in the 1980s, it became obvious that distributed computing was no longer a passing fad. By the 1990s, computers became less expensive, and innovations such as the Internet allowed everyone to connect to computer services worldwide. Computing services have become large and distributed.
Learn to create Augmented Reality applications in no time using the Appcelerator Titanium Framework
Create an open source Augmented Reality Titanium application
Build an effective display of multiple points of interest.
Learn to calculate distances between points of interest.
Understand how to effectively and cleanly move the points of interest as the device rotates
In recent years, earthquake damage caused by the massive earthquake that happened in many
countries. For example, more than 250,000 people have been killed by the earthquake Haiti
January 2010. In addition, more than 15,000 people have been killed by the Japanese Tohoku
The earthquake and Japan Tohoku coast was devastated by a large tidal wave
Providing an overview of developing games for Windows Phone 7 while working within XNA Game Studio 4, this comprehensive resource covers such essential topics as device/emulator, development tools, device orientation, tilt and accelerometer sensors, multi-touch, working with Cloud and Web services, and more. Three complete games are included within the book plus hands-on explanations and clear example codes help you gain a deeper understanding of the Windows Phone 7 features so that you can start building a game right away....
Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices, Part 1 (ICND1), Second Edition, is a Cisco®-authorized, self-paced learning tool for CCENT™ and CCNA® foundation learning. This book provides you with the knowledge needed to configure Cisco switches and routers to operate in corporate internetworks. By reading this book, you will gain a thorough understanding of concepts and configuration procedures required to build a multiswitch, multirouter, and multigroup internetwork that uses LAN and WAN interfaces for the most commonly used routing and routed protocols....
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Thus, it remedies soil
degradation, desertification, and deforestation. Jatropha is native of tropical America, but
now flourish in many parts of the tropics and sub-tropics in Africa/Asia. Various parts of
the plant are of medicinal(both human and veterinary purposes) value for instance, and are
under intensive scientific investigation. The oil is a strong purgative, widely employed as an
antiseptic for cough, skin diseases, and a pain reliever from rheumatism. Jatropha latex can
heal wounds and also has antimicrobial properties (Openshaw, 2000).
The data we use to address these questions are taken from a large-scale matched
worker-ﬁrm data set for Germany, the IAB Linked Employer-Employee data set
(LIAB). This data set links the IAB-Establishment Panel with individual data for
the entire population of workers from the Employment Statistics Register. Due to
its administrative nature, one of the major advantages of this data set is that it
oﬀers very reliable information on individual daily wages inclusive of supplemental
pay as long as such pay is subject to social security contributions.
In the next block processing features to detect a particular event in the case
external devices, or to identify, study, and signal the brain to recognize patterns,
will be used as input for the following blocks that translate to control
command of the external device.
Last but not least important, is the block set effects supervision Operative
mode of BCI devices under the supervision of users, this is if the device is active in on-line
/ Off linemode, or if it ismodifying its internal parameters in the learning phase in order
to regulate the activity of users....
Are you ready to step into the next big arena of web design? Build Mobile Websites and Apps for
Smart Devices, as the name suggests, is all about designing for mobile devices. It’ s about designing
for the future. This book will guide you through the process of designing and building a mobile
web application from scratch. We’ll take a look at what you should consider when designing in a
mobile context—building the base of our application using web standards, and layering interaction
on top of that base.
The objective of waste water treatment is to prevent large quantities of substances to reach
and impact the environment in high doses and concentrations.
Areas of high population densitiy naturally are areas were production of sewage sludge is
high (see Figure 1-1). Presently about 8 million t of sewage sludges (MAGOAROU 2000) are
produced each year in the EU member states (Table 1-1). Its high content of organic
materials, of nitrogen and phosphorous suggest their use as soil conditioner and fertilizer
A descriptive analysis by frequency counting, central trends measures and dispersion was
made for those continuous type variables, as some of the variables inherent to laborers, and
environmental and biological measurements. Continuous variables were transformed to
normalize them. We also explored possible relationships between some variables and they
were crossed by constructing contingency tables. We used the Student's t tests and chi
square tests for the comparison of quantitative and categorical variables.
When people ask me what I do, in addition to telling them I can show them: I can pull out
my cell phone and demonstrate some of the games I’ve written for it. It’s a great time to be
a software developer because a pastime that’s so much fun—writing games for cell phones
and mobile devices—is now a huge growth industry.
The number of cell phones worldwide is well over
The second edition of Safety Evaluation of Medical Devices continues to focus
on the objective of the first edition—to serve as a single-volume practical guide
for those who are responsible for or concerned with ensuring safety in the use
and manufacture of medical devices. It benefits from recognition of the limitations
and shortcomings of the previous edition, and also reflects the changes in
regulations, science, and the marketplace.