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How Industrial Businesses Can Reduce Production Costs With Reverse Osmosis: Industrial Reverse Osmosis
By Culligan Water
Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industrial management
Uses for industrial reverse osmosis in the business world and the ways in which this innovative water filtration technology can save businesses money.
Navy Shipboard Lasers for Surface, Air, and Missile Defense: Deployment of the First Solid-State Laser Directed Energy Weapon, SSL, FEL, TLS, MLD, Terminal Defense Against China's ASBM
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,980. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Navy officials announced in April 2013 that a solid-state laser would be deployed onboard the U.S.S. Ponce, providing the first at-sea demonstration of a revolutionary directed energy weapon.
Learn Mechanics on your Smartphone
By Clive W. Humphris
Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 45. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,310. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mechanical
This eBook has been optimized for use on mobile devices with a small screen. Now published as a portable, learning, reference and subject revision guide, students, teachers and hobbyists can have their own low-cost portable version as an eBook on a mobile phone.
Learn Electrical on your Smartphone
By Clive W. Humphris
Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 43. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,050. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Engineering
This eBook has been optimized for use on mobile devices with a small screen. Now published as a portable, learning, reference and subject revision guide, students, teachers and hobbyists can have their own low-cost portable version as an eBook on a mobile phone.
Contested Ground: The Historical Debate Over NASA's Mission - From Sputnik to the Apollo Moon Landing, Space Shuttle and Space Station Decisions, Commercial Space
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 198,100. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This book will examine the changing views of NASA's mission(s) held by government officials over the years. Drawing upon relevant concepts in political science and public administration, it will attempt to account for the shifts in space policy, by describing the political, economic, and technical factors that helped bring them about.
Making Infrastructure Disaster-Resilient
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This paper offers lessons for making infrastructure disaster-resilient based mainly on the experience of countries in Asia and the Pacific. It also shares practices associated with the multifaceted dimensions of resilience by drawing on publications from international and national organizations.
Atmosphere of Freedom: 70 Years at the NASA Ames Research Center - Pioneer, Galileo Jupiter Probe, Kepler, Apollo, Space Shuttle, Planetary Sciences, Space Life Sciences, plus 2012 ASAP Annual Report
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 183,400. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This is a comprehensive history of NASA's Ames Research Center in California. This 70th anniversary edition begins with a history of the Center from the perspective of the Center directors— there have been ten since 1958.
Nuclear Fuel and Waste: The Report of the Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future, Senate Hearings, Comprehensive Information on Yucca Mountain, Fukushima, Reactors, Radiation Issues
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 293,830. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Nuclear
This reproduction of the full report of the Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future (BRC), issued in 2012, provides comprehensive information on the management of the nuclear reactor fuel cycle and the disposal of radioactive waste, with insights provided by the Fukushima accident. Senate hearings about the report are also included.
Weather Satellite Programs at Risk: Problems with America's Polar and Geostationary Environmental Satellites, JPSS and GOES, Possible Gaps in Critical Data for Weather Forecasting Models
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,030. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
This is a comprehensive collection of investigative reports and official information about the vital issue of America's polar and geostationary weather observation satellites. Prolonged delays in the development program of these satellites threatens to create a dangerous gap in coverage, adversely affecting the accuracy of critical weather forecasts.
Electrical Principles on your Mobile
By Clive W. Humphris
Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 41. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,050. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical
This eBook has been optimized for use on mobile devices with a small screen. Now published as a portable, learning, reference and subject revision guide, students, teachers and hobbyists can have their own low-cost portable version as an eBook on a mobile phone.
Mechanics Principles on your Mobile
By Clive W. Humphris
Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 39. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,310. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mechanical
This eBook has been optimized for use on mobile devices with a small screen. Now published as a portable, learning, reference and subject revision guide, students, teachers and hobbyists can have their own low-cost portable version as an eBook on a mobile phone.
PIC® Micro Principles on your Mobile
By Clive W. Humphris
Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 37. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,830. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Digital
This eBook has been optimized for use on mobile devices with a small screen. Now published as a portable, learning, reference and subject revision guide, students, teachers and hobbyists can have their own low-cost portable version as an eBook on a mobile phone.
Amateur Radio Electronics on your Mobile
By Clive W. Humphris
Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 36. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,530. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Engineering
This eBook has been optimized for use on mobile devices with a small screen. Now published as a portable, learning, reference and subject revision guide, students, teachers and hobbyists can have their own low-cost portable version as an eBook on a mobile phone.
Learn Electronics on your Smartphone
By Clive W. Humphris
Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 35. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,960. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
This eBook has been optimized for use on mobile devices with a small screen. Now published as a portable, learning, reference and subject revision guide, students, teachers and hobbyists can have their own low-cost portable version as an eBook on a mobile phone.
Desarrollo con microcontroladores ARM Cortex-M3
By Sergio R. Caprile
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 83,970. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Digital
Una piedra de Rosetta para descifrar las arquitecturas ARM para microcontroladores y su terminología, más allá del marketing. Una guía para el desarrollador serio que desea pasar de 8- a 32-bits.
Do-it-yourself 4 wheel disk brakes
By Lgoo Books
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
in last seventy or so years that the automotive industry has been building vehicles braking systems have gone through only minor change until the 4 wheel disk brake came along, in the last century we've seen reliability and the cost to replace them come down and still vehicle owners are being charged upwards of $90 an axle to get them repaired an average owner can complete the job in 2 hrs or less
Our SETI Problem
By Robert Stetson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications
This paper explains the concept of Quantum Entanglement. It gives you a basic understanding of what it is and how it works.
Asteroid, Comet, and Near Earth Object (NEO) Encyclopedia: Sweeping Coverage of Impact Threats, Spacecraft Research, Detection, Deflection, Mitigation, Tunguska, Chelyabinsk, Planetary Defense, PHAs
By Progressive Management
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 370,820. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Discover all aspects of asteroids, comets, near earth objects (NEOs), and their impact threat to Earth in this massive, authoritative compilation of up-to-date official documents from NASA and other federal sources.
Complete Guide to Methane Hydrate Energy: Ice that Burns, Natural Gas Production Potential, Effect on Climate Change, Safety, and the Environment, Federal Research and Development Programs
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,640. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Fossil Fuels
In March 2013, Japanese researchers announced a breakthrough in the extraction of natural gas from methane hydrates. This marked the latest important development in the quest for energy from methane hydrate, known as the ice that burns.
Programming The Zilog ZNEO Microcontroller By Example: Volume 1 - Getting Started
By Dan Eisenreich
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
The Programming The Zilog ZNEO Microcontroller By Example series will provide readers with a thorough understanding of how to design and program embedded control systems using the Zilog ZNEO microcontroller. The Getting Started volume is an overview of the ZNEO Microcontroller and 16 examples of how to write programs for it and get things working. (~80 pages in the PDF).