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The Role of Autonomy in DOD Systems - Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV), Robotics, Teleoperation, Haptics, Centibot, Swarmanoid, LANdroid, Remote Presence, UxV, DARPA Research, Space and Ground Systems
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,720. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The DSB Task Force on the Role of Autonomy in DoD Systems was asked to study relevant technologies, ongoing research, and the current autonomy-relevant plans of the Military Services.
Environmental Considerations for Overseas Contingency Operations - Air Force Handbook 10-222 - Site Selection and Survey, Pollution Prevention, Wastewater, Solid Waste, Site Closure
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,370. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / Pollution Control
This handbook outlines strategies for use in minimizing negative impacts on the mission resulting from environmental health and safety hazards and environmental neglect.
United States Air Force Reserve Handbook - History, Special Operations, Aircraft, UAV, Visionary Leaders and Historic Reservists, Jimmy Doolittle, Jimmy Stewart, Jackie Cochran
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,600. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Nearly 70,000 outstanding men and women are organized trained and equipped in the Air Force Reserve to take part in combat and support operations in air, space and cyberspace. As a full partner in the three Air Force components - Regular, Guard, and Reserve - the Air Force Reserve is the most cost-effective component.
Air Force System Safety Handbook - Costs, Objectives, Policy and Process, Risk Assessment, Flight Mishaps, Analysis Techniques, Contractors, Nuclear and Explosive Hazards, Biomedical Safety
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,560. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Air Force System Safety Handbook was prepared as a resource document for program office system safety managers and system safety engineers. The handbook provides considerable insight to the general principles, objectives, and requirements of applying system safety concepts to the Air Force system acquisition and logistical support processes.
Questions Every Airman Can Answer: Fifty Questions, and Fifty More - Air and Space Power Explained by the Air Force
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,460. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This information is intended to provide a quick, informal reference to the vital concepts in Air Force doctrine that all airmen should have at their fingertips.
The No-Nonsense Technician Class License Study Guide
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Circuits / General
Learn everything you need to know to get your Technician Class amateur radio license. Written in a simple, easy-to-understand style, this study guide will get you on the air in no time.
NASA Spinoff 2012: Health and Medicine, Transportation, Public Safety, Consumer Goods, Energy and Environment, Information Technology, Industrial Productivity
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Each year in Spinoff, we tell some of the amazing stories that have come about from NASA technologies being adapted for uses on Earth. Among the many incredible examples this year are: An invisible coating, developed by a NASA Dual-Use Technology partner and tested at NASA facilities, that is capable of breaking down pollutants.
Simulation of Digital Communication Systems Using Matlab
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,050. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mobile & Wireless Communications
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Are you interested in simulation of communication systems in Matlab and do not know where to start? If so, your search for a good text ends here. Some of the simulation topics include various digital modulation and channel coding techniques, OFDM, fading channels, random distributions .Essential topics in digital communication are also introduced to foster understanding of simulation methodologies
Shanghai Manholes
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Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
While many have dedicated much time and energy to showcasing the buildings and historical sites of the former International Settlement and French Concession in Shanghai, the purpose of this book is to highlight the forgotten remnants of infrastructure – still dotting the streets – originally installed by the foreign powers that once called Shanghai home.
Analog Dialogue, Volume 46, Number 4
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Series: Analog Dialogue. Price: Free! Words: 12,370. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical
Analog Dialogue -- A Forum for the Exchange of Circuits, Systems, and Software for Real-World Signal Processing Analog Dialogue is the technical magazine of Analog Devices. It discusses products, applications, technology, and techniques for analog, digital and mixed-signal processing. This is Volume 46, Number 4, 2012
Analog Dialogue, Volume 46, Number 3
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Series: Analog Dialogue. Price: Free! Words: 11,870. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical
Analog Dialogue -- A Forum for the Exchange of Circuits, Systems, and Software for Real-World Signal Processing Analog Dialogue is the technical magazine of Analog Devices. It discusses products, applications, technology, and techniques for analog, digital and mixed-signal processing. This is Volume 46, Number 3, 2012
Army Unmanned Aircraft System Operations (FMI 3-04.155) - Improved-Gnat (I-Gnat) (RQ-1L), Hunter (RQ-5/MQ-5), Shadow (RQ-7), Raven (RQ-11) - Joint Operations, Targeting, Reconnaissance
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,910. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This is the Army's keystone doctrine for how to fight and sustain Army Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS).
Aviation in the U.S. Army, 1919-1939: The Flying Circus, Planes versus Ships, the Air Corps, Airmail, Building an Air Force, Crew Training, Operations, Coastal Defense, Acrobatics, Civil Affairs
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 263,320. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Readers cross the country and the continents on the many dramatic record flights with the flyers of the Army Air Corps.
Energy for the Warfighter: Military Operational Energy Strategy, Navy Energy Program for Security and Independence, Navy Energy Vision for the 21st Century
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,460. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This ebook is a compilation of three military reports about energy usage and conservation: Military Operational Energy Strategy; Navy Energy Program for Security and Independence; and A Navy Energy Vision for the 21st Century.
Nokia’s Smartphone Problem: The End of an Icon?
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,450. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
Nokia’s Smartphone Problem is an intimate story of how the venerable handset champion missed a technology revolution that it sowed with its own hands. Next, will there be a triumphant comeback after this existential crisis? This is the recurrent question that the book tries to answer after having a microscopic look at the seemingly shaken Nokia’s product and strategy roadmaps.
National Security Space Strategy, Unclassified Summary, January 2011, plus Toward a Theory of Spacepower - Selected Essays
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 263,850. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The National Security Space Strategy charts a path for the next decade to respond to the current and projected space strategic environment. Leveraging emerging opportunities will strengthen the U.S. national security space posture while maintaining and enhancing the advantages the United States gains from space.
Petroleum Oil and Hollywood Films
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Chase Leo studies the creativity of filmmakers in Hollywood to break into the character of petroleum. Petroleum is the character used to win Oscar Awards to further a filmmakers career.
Global Gas Oil Jobs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Industrial Engineering
American oil is going global as petroleum producers search for confidence, stability and certainty. Nations are hit with weak administrations that don't inspire investors, especially when investors face uncertain times in global financial markets. Stability is out pacing risk. New technologies in America are educating the best petroleum engineers in colleges like the Colorado School of Mines.
Electronic Troubleshooting
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Richard Buttars. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
(1.00 from 1 review)
This is a manual which will teach you the basic concepts of electronic troubleshooting.
Colorado Oil Gas Shale Jobs
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Petroleum
Colorado is leading the United State of America in petroleum oil energy independence. Chase Leo travels the nation as well as the planet to update information surrounding the petroleum oil industry, especially oil sands, shale and international news concerning gas. Chase Leo covered Kuwait's conflict reporting protections of the petroleum in Ankara and Istanbul, Turkey, Germany, Egypt and Greece.