By Ralph A., Jr. Scott, Laurence J. Doemeny
content material: Blast strain results : an summary / W.E. Baker --
Fragmentation results : an outline / Michael M. Swisdak, Jr. and Joseph G. Powell, Jr. --
Architectural regular info for military ammunition crops / Richard W. Sime --
Explosives garage buildings / Richard L. Wight --
strengthened concrete in blast-hardened constructions / James E. Tancreto --
Blast-resistant glazing / Gerald E. Meyers --
meantime layout standards for polycarbonate blast-resistant glazing / Gerald E. Meyers and James E. Tancreto --
Thermal results : an outline / W.R. Herrera and L.M. Vargas --
distant blending and dealing with strategies for pyrotechnic fabrics / Thomas E. Shook, Loy M. Aikman, Max Frauenthal, David Garcia, Joe G. Janski, and F.L. McIntyre --
Engineering layout for white phosphorus filling operations and amenities / Harold D. McKinney --
layout and use of high-speed detection structures for explosives operations / Kenneth M. Klapmeier and Bernhard G. Stinger --
Ultra-high-speed hearth suppression for explosives amenities / Gary A. Fadorsen --
Systematic method for accurately designing a chemical surety materiel laboratory / George E. Collins, Jr. --
Laboratory layout / Frances H. Cohen --
layout issues for poisonous laboratories / William J. Maurits --
layout of blast-containment rooms for poisonous chemical ammunition disposal / Paul M. LaHoud --
Intrinsically secure electric circuits in explosives amenities / Kenneth W. right --
Electrostatic stories in military ammunition vegetation / William O. Seals, James Hokenson, and George Petino --
Ionizing air for static cost neutralization whereas processing delicate fabrics / B.V. Diercks --
layout and use of ammunition bizarre gear to guard staff / Mark M. Zaugg --
cleansing procedure strains within the explosives / Roy W. Wheeler.
By Sabine Grunwald
Environmental Soil-Landscape Modeling: Geographic details applied sciences and Pedometrics provides the most recent methodological advancements in soil-landscape modeling. It analyzes many lately constructed size instruments, and explains computer-related and pedometric innovations which are precious within the modeling method. This quantity presents an in-depth evaluation of the background of soil-landscape modeling. by means of uniting the paintings of soil scientists from varied backgrounds, it promotes quantitative soil-landscape modeling as a three way partnership between these concerned with soil geography, soil genesis, and pedometrics. concerning the Editor Sabine Grunwald is an Assistant Professor within the Soil and Water technological know-how division, Institute of foodstuff and Agricultural Sciences, on the collage of Florida, Gainesville. She is the present vice-chair of the fee 1.5 Pedometrics of the foreign Union of Soil Sciences.
By Stefan S. du Plessis, Ashok Agarwal, Edmund S. Sabanegh Jr.
This certain textual content offers a accomplished but concise evaluate of some of the environmental elements and way of life offerings which impression male fertility, with specified emphasis at the mechanisms that give a contribution to diminished sperm creation and impaired functionality. across the world famous scientists and clinicians, leaders within the box of infertility, assemble their insights and speak about the right way to hinder, handle and remedy male infertility because of elements corresponding to smoking, alcohol intake, medicine and drug use, weight problems, nutritional and workout behavior, sexually transmitted infections, mental rigidity and occupational publicity to chemical substances and radiation. Written in a simple to keep on with, casual but medical sort, Male Infertility deals priceless medical guidance for physicians and infertility specialists and new facts and learn of serious curiosity to uncomplicated scientists, andrologists and embryologists.
By Henry Leung, Subhas Chandra Mukhopadhyay
Developing environmental sensing and tracking applied sciences develop into crucial specially for industries that can reason serious infection. clever environmental sensing makes use of novel sensor thoughts, clever sign and information processing algorithms, and instant sensor networks to augment environmental sensing and tracking. It reveals functions in lots of environmental difficulties similar to oil and fuel, water caliber, and agriculture. This e-book addresses concerns on the topic of 3 major techniques to clever environmental sensing and discusses their most recent technological advancements. Key contents of the ebook include:
- Agricultural tracking
- Classification, detection, and estimation
- Data fusion
- Geological monitoring
- Motor monitoring
- Multi-sensor platforms
- Oil reservoirs monitoring
- Sensor motes
- Water caliber monitoring
- Wireless sensor community protocol.
By A. C. Bajpai, Irene M. Calus, J. A. Fairley (auth.), C. N. Hewitt (eds.)
By Kostas Karatzas, Asteris Masouras, Athina Kaprara, Anastasios Bassoukos (auth.), Arno Scharl DDr. (eds.)
The web and instant conversation networks are remodeling the way in which society handles the explosive progress & the dwindling half-life of environmentally appropriate details. How do we leverage new applied sciences to recommend sustainability & the security of normal ecosystems? This publication provides an interdisciplinary research of this question, combining theoretical foundations of environmental on-line verbal exchange with pioneering conceptual paintings & case reports of winning details platforms. Environmental on-line Communication addresses the transition to a knowledge-based economic climate, sheds gentle on hidden assumptions & misconceptions approximately environmental matters, & indicates priorities for study and coverage improvement. This quantity analyses communicative techniques and strategies from 4 interrelated views: - elevating Environmental wisdom - Environmental technological know-how - company Sustainability - Networks & digital groups Supplemental fabric is out there at: www.ecoresearch.net/springer
By Carolina Marchant, Víctor Leiva (auth.), David M. Whitacre (eds.)
Reviews of Environmental illness and Toxicology makes an attempt to supply concise, serious reports of well timed advances, philosophy and critical parts of comprehensive or wanted pastime within the overall box of xenobiotics, in any phase of our surroundings, in addition to toxicological implications.
By John R. Claybaugh, Charles E. Wade
The inspiration of this ebook has built during the last fi fteen years as curiosity within the water and electrolyte disturbances linked to such a lot environmental settings moved from a learn quarter of descriptive discovery to at least one facing the mechanisms chargeable for the formerly saw disturbances. many of the contributing authors were all for either points of this evolution of analysis, concentrating on these difficulties linked to physique fluid and electrolyte stability and looking for hormonal causes. What didn't accompany this transition, besides the fact that, used to be a resource of data encompassing the world of curiosity. in its place, the former structure of environmentally targeted symposia, reports, and books persevered to be the one assets to be had. for example, quite a few books take care of the body structure of excessive altitude, area, or workout yet don't inevitably offer sufficient insurance of water and electrolyte disturbances. To our wisdom, the structure of this booklet is exclusive. we now have made the imperative concentration water and electrolyte body structure with an emphasis on endocrinology and attempted to comprehensively disguise this quarter of body structure in a number of the extra seriously studied environments. This publication too, then, may have its boundaries in insurance. for example, in-depth assurance of the breathing and cardiovascular responses to the excessive altitude en vironment aren't came upon, yet considering that those components are so integrally linked to water and electrolyte rules they don't seem to be ignored.
By Task Committee on Public Safety Considerations for Urban Stormwater Management Facilities
Public safeguard counsel for city Stormwater amenities presents advice for lowering dangers from safeguard dangers at amenities dealing with city stormwater. humans prefer to be round water and will now not realize the potential risks of retention ponds, open channels, closed culverts, or different positive aspects linked to stormwater drainage, water quality controls, or reduced impact improvement. even though it is impractical, if no longer most unlikely, to accomplish 0 possibility at stormwater administration amenities, steps might be taken to advertise public defense. This tips, built lower than the auspices of 7 specialist institutions, offers a framework for integrating security of the general public into the making plans, layout, operation, and upkeep of stormwater amenities. It describes elements that are supposed to be thought of in opting for measures and recommends practices that may be used quite often or in particular instances. information is equipped on such themes as safeguard reviews, prioritizing dangers, safeguarding youngsters, fencing, and mosquito keep watch over. Appendixes comprise bibliographies of suitable courses followed via key extracts, in addition to a gallery of pictures and choice of conceptual layout drawings. Engineers, panorama architects, land planners, stormwater pros, and executive officers will locate this tips to be a convenient, concise evaluation of power risks at stormwater administration amenities and of measures that may be taken to guard public protection