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#### Advanced Mathematical And Computational Tools In Metrology Vi

World Scientific Publishing Company 2004; US$ 251.00This volume collects refereed contributions based on the presentations made at the Sixth Workshop on Advanced Mathematical and Computational Tools in Metrology, held at the Istituto di Metrologia ?G. Colonnetti? (IMGC), Torino, Italy, in September 2003. It provides a forum for metrologists, mathematicians and software engineers that will encourage... more...

#### Messtechnik und Messdatenerfassung

De Gruyter 2000; US$ 140.00Messtechnik und rechnergestützte Messdatenerfassung sind ein grundlegender Baustein der Ingenieurausbildung. Die vorliegende praxisbezogene Einführung in den Stoff des Grund- und Hauptstudiums gibt die Erfahrungen der Autoren weiter, die sie in Vorlesungen und Praktika mit Studierenden des Maschinenbaus gesammelt haben. Daher ist das Buch sorgfältig... more...

#### Measurement Uncertainties in Science and Technology

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2005; US$ 169.00At the turn of the 19 th century, Carl Friedrich Gauß founded error calculus by predicting the then unknown position of the planet Ceres. Ever since, error calculus has occupied a place at the heart of science. In this book, Grabe illustrates the breakdown of traditional error calculus in the face of modern measurement techniques. Revising Gauß?... more...

#### Why Pi?

DK Publishing 2009; US$ 16.99Discover how maths applies to everything with Johnny Ball Join Johnny Ball as he shows your child that maths isn't just numbers and sums, it's a fundamental, incredible, magical way to find out how everything works. From Pi, the amazing number that's vital for so much of everyday life, to perfect proportions - did you know Leonardo da Vinci worked... more...

#### Night at the Community Center

Shell Education 2010; US$ 8.99A community center has many exciting activities to choose from. You can play games, swim, and even learn how to cook there. As you read, you can compare the size of a tennis racket to a ping pong racket, use cubes to measure the world’s smallest snake, and even use feet to measure the length of a basketball court. What would you use to measure... more...

#### Towns and Cities

Shell Education 2009; US$ 8.99Discover how perimeter and area are used to design the plans for a city or town including public recreation centers such as parks, swimming pools, and tennis courts. Towns and Cities also introduces regular shapes in the layout of suburban homes and irregular shapes in the construction of landscaping these homes. more...

#### Advanced Mathematical and Computational Tools in Metrology and Testing Ix

World Scientific Publishing Company 2012; US$ 234.00This volume contains original, refereed worldwide contributions. They were prompted by presentations made at the ninth AMCTM Conference held in Göteborg (Sweden) in June 2011 on the theme of advanced mathematical and computational tools in metrology and also, in the title of this book series, in testing. The themes in this volume reflect the importance... more...

#### How Tall Was Milton?

National Science Teachers Association 2012; US$ 8.21In this funny fairy tale, it takes a village to figure out the height of Milton the friendly giant. The townspeople’s attempts to gauge just how big he is will entertain young readers as they learn the importance of standard units of measurement. How Tall Was Milton? even accounts for the real-life origin of such silly-sounding units as feet.... more...

#### Advanced Mathematical and Computational Tools in Metrology V

World Scientific Publishing Company 2001; US$ 248.00Advances in metrology depend on improvements in scientific and technical knowledge and in instrumentation quality, as well as on better use of advanced mathematical tools and development of new ones. In this volume, scientists from both the mathematical and the metrological fields exchange their experiences. Industrial sectors, such as instrumentation... more...

#### Metrology for Fire Experiments in Outdoor Conditions

Springer New York 2013; US$ 49.99Natural fires can be considered as scale-dependant, non-linear processes of mass, momentum and heat transport, resulting from a turbulent reactive and radiative fluid medium flowing over a complex medium, the vegetal fuel. In natural outdoor conditions, the experimental study of natural fires at real scale needs the development of an original metrology,... more...