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Shooting Down a Star - Program 437, the U.S. Nuclear ASAT System and Present Day Copycat Killers - Anti-Satellite, Nike-Zeus, North Korea, India, Iran, China, Space Launch, Space Asset Vulnerability
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,210. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This excellent report, professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, is a case study of an early U.S. antisatellite (ASAT) weapon system. In this study, Colonel Chun shows how the US Air Force developed a rudimentary ASAT system from obsolete Thor intermediate ballistic missiles.
The Swarm, the Cloud, and the Importance of Getting There First: What's at Stake in the Remote Aviation Culture Debate, Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), Air-Mindedness, Manned-Remote Fusion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,290. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » History » Military
For all the ink spilled over remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) technology, knowledge of RPA culture remains in its infancy. Continuing the debate about culture, we argue first for the urgency of achieving manned-remote fusion in air warfare.
Tracking Next-Generation Automatic Identification Technology (AIT) into 2035 - RFID Radio Frequency Tags, Efficient Logistics Operations, Supply Chains, In-Transit Visibility, Enhanced Situational Awareness
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,850. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mobile & Wireless Communications
This paper explores the advances in automatic identification technology, specifically radio frequency identification, and seeks to exploit these capabilities for use in the Department of Defense (DOD) supply chain.
MEK'D
Price: Free! Words: 9,310. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mechanical
MEK'D is a magazine published yearly by the Department of Mechanical Engineering.
Financial Advice for Blue Collar America
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,370. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Short on cash? Worried about retirement? Not sure how to pay for college? Join the crowd! These challenges trouble most Americans, but few have time to read internet sites or books filled with complicated financial advice. Here Kathy covers basic concepts of money including insurance & taxes, financial traps to avoid, paying for college & tech school, & the bright future for blue collar jobs.
THE INTERNAL AUDITORS BOOK
Price: $48.00 USD. Words: 17,120. Language: British English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Quality Control
The Internal Auditors Book is a valuable technical library addition where the reader can review and decipher real life Case Studies in their own time. Or use internally with other members of the team as a part of wider Internal Auditor training studies. Focusing on new requirements of EN AS 9100: 2016 and ISO 9001: 2015 based on recent pilot projects in support of Certification.
H. Rajpoot's formula to compute the minimum distance or great circle distance between any two arbitrary points on any sphere or globe for given values of latitude & longitude
Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Remote Sensing & Geographic Information Systems
This is the application of HCR's cosine formula to derive a symmetrical & analytic formula to calculate the minimum distance or great circle distance between any two arbitrary points on any sphere of the finite radius which is equally applicable for all the distances on the tiny as well as the large sphere like giant planet if the calculations are made precisely.
Russian Engineering and Science Schools on the American scale. How to evaluate Russian University degrees in Sciences and Engineering. (University Degree Programs comparison). Part I: EECS. MIT as a reference.
Price: $42.99 USD. Words: 15,690. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Engineering (General), Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Evaluation & assessment
First ever consistent quantitative description of Degree Programs at Russian State Universities and Engineering Schools in American terms. Comparison with USA Degree Programs. Massachusetts Institute of Technology(MIT) as well as University of California at Berkeley(UCB) are taken as reference for comparison. Emphasis is made on actual Degree Coursework content in terms of Instructions.
Devenir une radio chrétienne premium
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: French. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Evangelism
Ce petit guide explique la mise en place d’une radio numérique. Il vous permettra de connaître et préparer les différentes étapes afin de débuter les émissions avec une radio numérique. Il s’adresse à toutes les personnes ayant un projet de radio chrétienne locale, régionale ou nationale. Devenez une radio numérique chrétienne premium en vous engageant dans l’aventure de la radio numérique.
Andrew S. Grove's High Output Management | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Manufacturing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
The essential skill of creating and maintaining new businesses—the art of the entrepreneur—can be summed up in a single word: managing. In High Output Management, Andrew S. Grove, former chairman and CEO (and employee number three) of Intel, shares his perspective on how to build and run a company.
Cleaning the Kingdom : Insider Tales of Keeping Walt's Dream Spotless
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 135,830. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Operations Research
Written by two former Disneyland Custodians, telling what it is like to work at Disneyland and how Custodial keeps it so clean. Also hear their personal stories working at Disneyland. Full of humor, passion, history, and more.
Lo que hay que saber antes de comprar un aire acondicionado
Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: Spanish. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
La tecnología del aire acondicionado ha evolucionado muy rápidamente en las últimas décadas. El cambio es tal, que hoy en día existen muchas alternativas y cada una específica para un caso concreto. En este libro se pretende dar a conocer al lector los conceptos básicos a tener en cuenta antes de comprar un aire acondicionado, además de consejos y trucos para optimizar su uso.
NASA Report on Mars Exploration: Frontier In-Situ Resource Utilization for Enabling Sustained Human Presence on Mars - ISRU, Surface Habitats, Entry Descent and Landing, Fuels, Food, Robotics
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 50,860. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this up-to-date review covers the use of on-planet resource utilization to sustain a permanent human presence on Mars.
Bringing the Future Within Reach - Celebrating 75 Years of the NASA John H. Glenn Research Center - Lewis Center, Jet and Nuclear Propulsion, Wind Tunnels, Liquid Hydrogen, Centaur, Mercury, Apollo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,630. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this 2016 book seeks to spotlight the NASA Glenn Research Center's accomplishments, people, and research tools.
Refrigerators
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Physics
Finally the refrigerator picture book we've all been waiting for.
How to Pass the PMP Exam on Your Second Attempt
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Project Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
If you failed the PMP exam on your first attempt and are confused about how to pass the exam the next time, this book is for you. This eBook explains everything, from analyzing your failure, learning from, it and how to prepare for your next attempt.
Basic Air Conditioning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
This is a basic ac repair book. there will be more in the series covering motors, compressors heating elements, etc.
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS GUIDE FOR PROJECTS IN IRAQ
Price: $48.99 USD. Words: 96,250. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Contracting
SPECIFICATION OF MATERIALS, WORKMANSHIP, (QA/QC) ACTIVITIES OF CIVIL ENGINEERING WORKS
The Online Success Leaders Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 20. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
These are the revolutionaries taking over the online world.
Ramblings of a Mad Scientist: 100 Ideas for a Stranger Tomorrow
Price: Free! Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
Chronicling an inventor's journey to 500 project ideas, this book details 100 of the most innovative entries he produced, including electronics, emerging technologies and more. All ideas are free and open for the public domain for anyone to use.