Category: Technology

  • Download Social Networks in the History of Innovation and Invention by Francis C. Moon PDF

    By Francis C. Moon

    This e-book integrates background of technology and expertise with smooth social community conception. utilizing examples from the background of machines, in addition to case reviews from instant, radio and chaos idea, the writer demanding situations the genius version of invention. community research suggestions are awarded to illustrate the societal nature of invention in components corresponding to steam strength, inner combustion engines, early aviation, air-con and extra. utilizing sleek measures of community concept, the writer demonstrates that the social networks of invention from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries have comparable features to fashionable twenty first C networks equivalent to the area huge internet. The publication offers facts that exponential development in technical innovation is associated with the expansion of historic innovation networks.
    Show description

  • Download Modern Conditions, Postmodern Controversies (Social Futures) by Barry Smart PDF

    By Barry Smart

    During this complete, complete and obtainable booklet Barry clever explores those questions. The e-book examines the social and fiscal techniques that have formed and proceed to form existence at the present time. It additionally presents exemplary severe tests of many of the `modern' and `postmodern' thinkers who've sought to provide an explanation for those approaches. really appropriate in its decisions and beautifully knowledgeable, the textual content is a massive contribution to the talk on Modernity and Postmodernity.
    Show description

  • Download Electrical Installation Work Tutor Support Material, Second by Trevor Linsley PDF

    By Trevor Linsley

    This DVD deals a vital suite of training source fabric for the obligatory devices of the town & Guilds 2330 certificates in Electrotechnical expertise at degrees 2 and three for the Electrotechnical providers - install (Buildings and buildings) course. This fabric will store academics hours getting ready handouts and assignments. the fabric comprises: * workouts and worksheets to aid and enhance paintings within the accompanying scholar texts * extra multiple-choice inquiries to organize scholars for the tests * Reference fabric to be used as hand-outs * whole solutions to all worksheets and questions about the DVD * digital model of the scholar textbooks which tutors can use with a projector within the lecture room This pack accompanies the textbooks: uncomplicated electric deploy paintings complicated electric deploy paintings it's also a helpful source for academics utilizing different textbooks for providing the C&G 2330 certificates, e.g. advent to electric install paintings through Trevor Linsley, ISBN 978-07506-8114-8 and electric install paintings sixth version through Brian Scaddan, ISBN 978-0-7506-8733-1. * absolutely updated with the seventeenth version Wiring laws* A wealth of coach assets that may keep teachers hours of time* includes PDFs of the scholar textbooks to be used with a projector
    Show description

  • Download Advanced materials innovation : managing global technology by Sanford L. Moskowitz PDF

    By Sanford L. Moskowitz

    Via designated case stories of an important complicated fabric creations of the latter twentieth and early twenty first century, the writer explores the function of the sphere of complicated fabrics within the technological and financial task at the present time, with implications to the innovation strategy normally. -A entire learn that encompasses the 3 significant different types of complicated fabric applied sciences, i.e., Structural fabrics (metals and polymers), sensible fabrics (transistor, microchip and semiconductor laser) and Hybrid and New kinds of topic (liquid crystals and nanomaterials). -Extensive use of fundamental resources, together with unpublished interviews with the scientists, engineers, and marketers at the entrance traces of complex fabrics construction -Original method of case research narrative, emphasizing interplay among the complex fabric approach, perceived hazard and directing and accelerating step forward technology. Read more...

    via distinctive case reports of an important complicated fabric creations of the latter twentieth and early twenty first century, the writer explores the position of the sector of complicated fabrics in the technological and financial job this present day, with implications to the innovation approach in general. Read more...
    Show description

  • Download House Corrino (Dune: House Trilogy, Book 3) by Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson PDF

    By Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson

    The successful end to the blockbuster trilogy that made technological know-how fiction history!

    In Dune: condo Corrino Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson convey us the excellent ultimate bankruptcy within the unforgettable saga began in Dune: residence Atreides and persisted in Dune: condominium Harkonnen.

    Here nobles and commoners, squaddies and slaves, better halves and courtesans form the superb future of a tumultuous universe. An epic saga of affection and conflict, crime and politics, faith and revolution, this terrific novel is a becoming end to a good technological know-how fiction trilogy ... and a useful addition to the exciting international of Frank Herbert’s immortal Dune.

    Dune: apartment Corrino
    In this totally enjoyable end to the Dune: House trilogy, Emperor Shaddam Corrino attempts to understand higher strength than any emperor earlier than him and to rule the Million Worlds exclusively in line with his whims. at the captured planet Ix, the study Shaddam directs into the production of an artificial spice, amal, that might make him omnipotent spirals uncontrolled, placing the total civilization in danger. in the meantime, the enslavers of Ix needs to take care of threats from exiled Prince Rhombur Vernius, who needs to rule the planet in its place. Tumultuous occasions also are in shop for the Bene Gesserit Sisterhood, whose breeding plan has been thrown off track one new release shy of its finish. rigidity among the homes Atreides and Harkonnen builds to a dramatic showdown.

    Uploader unencumber Notes:
    Retail EPUB, contains bankruptcy markings
    Show description

  • Download The Global Supply Chain: How Technology and Circular by Wolfgang Lehmacher PDF

    By Wolfgang Lehmacher

    This publication offers readers an in-depth realizing of the internal mechanisms and ideas of the worldwide offer chain. Authored via the top of offer Chain and delivery Industries on the global monetary discussion board, it attracts on a wealth of operational and managerial services within the worldwide offer chain that force the world’s economies. The ebook analyzes the significance and effect of worldwide networked sourcing, construction and distribution, and offers distinctive details at the possibilities, barriers and demanding situations of linear price and provide chain platforms. development on a chain of contemporary instances and with a spotlight at the most up-to-date advancements in real company tactics and versions, it finds how the transformation towards round provide chains and regenerative source administration varieties the foundation for achievement and sustainability in business.

    “The ebook brings jointly technical, social, political, and geographical tendencies, suggesting how offer chain administration can lead the search for lots of of the world’s so much urgent challenges.”
    Yossi Sheffi, Professor of Engineering, MIT, Head, MIT middle for Transportation and Logistics

    “This publication presents a vital roadmap, guiding the reader simply via complicated advancements and concepts.”
    John Manners-Bell, CEO delivery Intelligence and Honorary traveling Professor, Guildhall enterprise university, London

    “With strategic foresight, Lehmacher develops a imaginative and prescient of a round economic system in which buyer, producer and logistics businesses imagine collective accountability for sustainable worth creation.”
    Alfred Talke, team handling Director ALFRED TALKE Logistic providers

    “Those who're lively in logistics and provide chain administration, in perform or academia, will find a clean view mostly box of job past the day-to-day-business.”
    Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Wimmer, Chairman of the administrative Board, BVL overseas

    Show description

  • Download Technology Education, Innovation, and Management: by Jozef Belák (auth.), Dr. Kati Langer, Dr. Matthias Metzing, PDF

    By Jozef Belák (auth.), Dr. Kati Langer, Dr. Matthias Metzing, Dr. Detlef Wahl (eds.)

    Developing the interface among people and know-how comprises the strategic query of ways to attach innovation in educating with the production of worth. Originating from a global convention on know-how schooling, innovation and administration, this e-book offers a centred review of theoretical findings in this subject in addition to beginning issues for sensible paintings. It not just screens the present point of overseas contract, but additionally demonstrates a dedication to extra improvement of expertise schooling. for instance, parallels among educating innovation and the paintings state of affairs in smaller agencies element to a common pattern towards linking price production and schooling. The e-book offers thought and perform basically prepared with diagrams, figures and tables.

    Show description