Electronic Materials and Processes Handbook by Charles Harper

By Charles Harper

Digital fabrics are the particular semiconductors, plastics, metals and ceramics that make up the chips and programs from which we build today?s mobile phones, palmtops, and PDAs. The swap in functions from computers to smaller communications units has pushed the micro-miniaturization development in electronics, which in flip has created a brand new set of demanding situations in growing fabrics to fulfill their requirements. . . This new version, the 1st replace of the guide considering the fact that 1993, is an entire rewrite, reflecting the nice value of engineering fabrics for thermal administration and suppleness and micro-miniature sizes. This new instruction manual could be a useful device to somebody operating digital packaging, fabrication, or meeting design.. . (20031101)

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Progymnasmata by Patillon, Michel; Bolognesi, Giancarlo; Théon, Aelius

By Patillon, Michel; Bolognesi, Giancarlo; Théon, Aelius

Le traité de Théon, qui ne peut, selon les éditeurs, être daté au-delà de los angeles première moitié du IIe siècle après J.-C., suggest, à l'usage des maîtres de rhétorique, une série de quinze exercices destinés à préparer les youth à l. a. pratique du discours oratoire. Il a été transmis dans une double culture manuscrite, grecque et arménienne, dont tient compte los angeles présente édition.

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Old Norse-Icelandic Literature: A Short Introduction by Heather O'Donoghue

By Heather O'Donoghue

From runic inscriptions to sagas, this booklet introduces readers to the vibrant international of outdated Norse-Icelandic literature.

  • An creation to the vibrant international of previous Norse-Icelandic literature.
  • Covers mythology and kinfolk sagas, in addition to much less famous parts, resembling oral story-telling, Eddaic verse and skaldic verse.
  • An creation is helping readers to understand the language and tradition of the 1st settlers in Iceland.
  • Looks on the reception of Old-Norse-Icelandic literature over the a while, as perspectives of the vikings have replaced.
  • Shows how a complete variety of authors from Shakespeare to Seamus Heaney were stimulated via outdated Norse-Icelandic literature.

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DK Eyewitness Books: Viking by Susan Margeson

By Susan Margeson

The main depended on nonfiction sequence out there, Eyewitness Books supply an in-depth, accomplished examine their topics with a special integration of phrases and photographs. Loaded with marvelous colour images of Viking ships and swords, outfits and shields, memorial stones and lovely brooches, this revised and up-to-date version of Eyewitness: Viking bargains a different view into the lives of the Norse humans and their remarkable achievements.

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Discovering the Riches of the Word: Religious Reading in by Sabrina Corbellini, Margriet Hoogvliet, Bart Ramakers

By Sabrina Corbellini, Margriet Hoogvliet, Bart Ramakers

The contributions to Discovering the Riches of the observe. spiritual analyzing in overdue Medieval and Early glossy Europe supply an cutting edge method of the examine of spiritual examining from a protracted time period and geographically wide standpoint, masking the interval from the 13th to the 17th century and with a particular specialise in the 15th and the 16th centuries. difficult conventional learn paradigms, the contributions argue that spiritual interpreting during this "long 15th century" might be defined when it comes to continuity. They clarify that during spite of confessional divides, various analyzing practices endured to exist between medieval and early glossy readers, in addition to between Catholics and Protestants, and that the 2 teams often times even shared an analogous spiritual texts. members comprise: Elise Boillet, Sabrina Corbellini, Suzan Folkerts, Eleonore Fournie, Wim Francois, Margriet Hoogvliet, Ian Johnson, Hubert Meeus, Matti Peikola, Bart Ramakers, Elisabeth Salter, Lucy Wooding, and Federico Zuliani.

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Physics of Schottky Electron Sources: Theory and Optimum by Merijntje Bronsgeest

By Merijntje Bronsgeest

The Schottky electron emitter is a major electron-emitting resource in today’s electron beam gear. This e-book comprehensively covers the Schottky emitter, facing its theoretical in addition to useful facets. the most questions which are addressed during this e-book are: what's the Schottky electron emitter? How does it paintings? and the way do its homes impact the functionality of electron beam equipment?

The concentration is at the direct hyperlink among the working stipulations of the resource and the houses of the beam on the aim point. This coupling is made transparent by way of discussing the influence of the working stipulations and the geometry of the resource and gun at the emission houses of the emitting floor, the impression of Coulomb interactions at the brightness and effort unfold within the first few millimeters of the beam direction, and the impression of the working stipulations and the form of the emitter at the results of the beam on the goal. the ultimate bankruptcy combines these kind of results to illustrate that there's a trade-off to be made among brightness, strength unfold, and form stability.

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Don't Look Twice by Andrew Gross

By Andrew Gross

A drive-by taking pictures rocks an prosperous suburb, leaving an blameless guy useless. A witness to the madness—along together with his terrified teenaged daughter—Detective Ty Hauck launches an research into what appears like a vicious case of relations retribution. yet Annie Fletcher, the landlord of a hip café who is trying to rebuild her lifestyles, observed anything that doesn't healthy the bloody situation. And actually a meeting hurricane of secrets and techniques and corruption that may tear in the course of the mansions of the town's such a lot powerful—ravaging a kinfolk . . . and pitting Hauck opposed to his personal brother.

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Microfluidics for Biotechnology, Second Edition by Jean Berthier

By Jean Berthier

The appliance of microfluidics to biotechnology is a thrilling new region that has already began to revolutionize how researchers learn and manage macromolecules like DNA, proteins and cells in vitro and inside dwelling organisms. Now in a newly revised and improved moment variation, the Artech residence bestseller, "Microfluidics for Biotechnology" brings pros and scholars to the leading edge of this burgeoning box. that includes quite a few updates and together with 3 solely new chapters, this booklet offers an in depth examine the mechanical habit of the different sorts of micro/nano debris and macromolecules which are utilized in biotechnology. Engineers and laboratory researchers concerned with the belief and layout of bio-tech microdevices, in addition to graduate and post-graduate scholars in similar classes.

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