NASA's Contributions to Aeronautics (Volumes 1 And 2) by National Aeronautics and Space Administration

By National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NOTE: NO additional FOR THIS PRINT PRODUCT-- OVERSTOCK SALE -- considerably diminished record price 

Aviation fanatics, house scientists, and airplane mechanics will be drawn to this source set. 

on the grounds that its production, NASA has gradually complicated flight in the surroundings, many times influencing aviation's evolution by means of extending the wealthy legacy of its predecessor, the nationwide Advisory Committee for Aeronautics or NACA.

the 1st quantity in a two-volume set contains case experiences and essays on NACA-NASA research for contributions similar to high-speed wing layout, the world rule, rotary-wing aerodynamics research, sonic increase mitigation, hypersonic layout, computational fluid dynamics, digital flight keep an eye on and environmentally pleasant airplane technology. 

the second one quantity contains case reports and essays on NACA (National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics) --NASA research for contributions together with wind shear and lightning learn, flight operations, human elements, wind tunnels, composite constructions, normal aviation, airplane security, supersonic cruise plane study adn atmospheric icing.

NOTE: Print model of those volumes are slipcased and bought as a suite from US executive Publishing Office (GPO)

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Wings in Orbit: clinical and Engineering Legacies of the distance commute 1971-2010 --Hardcover format -- are available here:

Bringing the long run within sight: Celebrating seventy five Years of the NASA John H. Glenn examine heart, 1941-2016 are available here:http://

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Pricing in Competitive Electricity Markets by Ahmad Faruqui, Kelly Eakin

By Ahmad Faruqui, Kelly Eakin

Electricity markets are being deregulated or face new regulatory frameworks. In such altering markets, new pricing suggestions might want to think about such components as fee, worth of provider and pricing via aim. Pricing in aggressive electrical energy Markets introduces a brand new kin of pricing options, methodologies, versions, instruments and databases concerned about market-based pricing. This e-book experiences vital theoretical pricing matters in addition to functional pricing functions for altering electrical energy markets.

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Making Public Places Safer: Surveillance and Crime by Brandon C. Welsh, David P. Farrington

By Brandon C. Welsh, David P. Farrington

The uk has greater than 4.2 million public closed-circuit tv (CCTV) cameras-one for each fourteen electorate. around the usa, 1000's of video surveillance structures are being put in on the town facilities, public transportation amenities, and faculties at a value exceeding $100 million every year. And now different Western nations have began to test with CCTV to avoid crime in public locations. In gentle of this growth and the linked public expenditure, in addition to urgent issues approximately privateness rights, there's an acute want for an evidence-based method of tell coverage and perform. Drawing at the highest-quality examine, criminologists Brandon C. Welsh and David P. Farrington determine the effectiveness and social expenditures of not just CCTV, but in addition of alternative vital surveillance the right way to hinder crime in public area, corresponding to more advantageous road lights, safety guards, position managers, and defensible area. Importantly, the publication is going past the query of "Does it work?" and examines the explicit stipulations and contexts less than which those surveillance tools could have an impact on crime in addition to the mechanisms that lead to a discount in crime. At a time while towns desire low in cost the right way to struggle crime and the general public steadily awakens to the burdens of sacrificing their privateness and civil rights for safeguard, Welsh and Farrington supply this well timed and trustworthy consultant to the simplest and non-invasive makes use of of surveillance to make public areas more secure from crime.

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By Gary Slapper, David Kelly

You’ve deliberate your revision and also you be aware of your topic within out! yet how do you observe what you've gotten discovered to get the easiest marks within the exam room?

Routledge Q&As provide the perfect chance to perform and refine your examination strategy, supporting you to use your wisdom such a lot successfully in an examination state of affairs. each one booklet comprises nearly fifty essay and problem-based questions about subject matters ordinarily stumbled on on examination papers, entire with solution plans and entirely labored version solutions. Our authors have additionally highlighted universal blunders in addition to supplying you the best way to in attaining the superior marks. What’s extra, Routledge Q&As are written by means of teachers who're additionally examiners, supplying you with an unique perception into precisely what examiners are searhing for in a solution.

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Isaeus (The Oratory of Classical Greece) by Michael Edwards

By Michael Edwards

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Applying Ecological Principles to Land Management by Virginia H. Dale, Sandra Brown, Richard A. Haeuber, N.

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This quantity applies ecological ideas and instructions to appreciate previous and present land use and land administration; and extra importantly, endeavors to advertise extra ecologically sound ways to destiny land use and administration judgements. the quantity contains case stories from a large choice of disciplines and views. The case experiences discover earlier and present land use judgements, on either private and non-private lands, and comprise functional techniques and instruments for land-use decision-making. possibly crucial characteristic of the publication is the linking of ecological concept and precept with utilized land use decision-making - the theoretical and empirical are joined via concrete case stories of tangible land use decision-making methods. during this quantity, readers will discover a assertion of primary ecological rules which are correct for land use making plans and administration, coupled with a number of in-depth explorations of the appliance of those rules in motion. furthermore, such a lot case reviews describe particular instruments and methods for incorporating endeavors to affix primary ecological wisdom with innovative software with a purpose to either teach and supply concrete information for decision-making. The meant viewers is wide and multidisciplinary, from undergraduate and graduate point classes in environmental reviews to specialist land use planners.

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Environmental Law and Ethics by John Alder, David Wilkinson

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