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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 Oldenbourg 2000; US$ 133.00Messtechnik 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 2005; US$ 169.00At the turn of the 19th century, Carl Friedrich Gauss founded error calculus by predicting the then unknown position of the minor 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. 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... more...

#### Distributed Large-Scale Dimensional Metrology

Springer 2011; US$ 209.00The field of large-scale dimensional metrology (LSM) deals with objects that have linear dimensions ranging from tens to hundreds of meters. It has recently attracted a great deal of interest in many areas of production, including the automotive, railway, and shipbuilding sectors. Distributed Large-Scale Dimensional Metrology introduces a new paradigm... more...

#### Springer Handbook of Metrology and Testing

Springer 2011; US$ 469.00This Springer Handbook of Metrology and Testing presents the principles of Metrology -- the science of measurement -- and the methods and techniques of Testing -- determining the characteristics of a given product -- as they apply to chemical and microstructural analysis, and to the measurement and testing of materials properties and performance, including... 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...