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- Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 118.00
Dr. H. S. Tsien (also known as Dr. Qian Xuesen), is celebrated as the leader of the research that produced China's first ballistic missiles, its first satellite, and the Silkworm anti-ship missile. This volume collects the scientific works of Dr. H. S. Tsien (also known as Dr. Qian Xuesen) and his co-authors, which published between 1938-1956 when... more...
- The History Press 2012; US$ 21.86
This book traces the development of the airship, relating the struggles of the early pioneers, from the Montgolfier brothers, and the parallel of the hydrogen balloon. Throughout the nineteenth century, 'Aeronauts' learnt the skill of aerial navigation, making lost distance flights in an unfamiliar element. Attempts were made to control the direction... more...
- Saddleback Publishing 2012; US$ 11.95
Disasters are inherently frightening, riveting, and involving. Grabbed straight from the headlines, these disasters leave tragedy, destruction, and years of anguish: 1977 Tenerife, 1972 Chile, 1982 The Potomac River, Shot Down, Terrorism, Captain Sully Sullenberger, and more. more...
- IOS Press 2012; US$ 138.00
Jointly organised by the European Commission and the Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology in Spain (CDTI), the Aeronautics Days sixth edition ? ?Aerodays 2011? ? was held on 30th - 31st March and 1st April 2011 in the Palacio Municipal de Congresos of Madrid. It brought together 1400 delegates ? policy makers, aerospace manufacturers,... more...
- Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 2012; Not Available
Dieses Lehrbuch verbindet in einem einzigartigen Konzept Entwurf und Konstruktion radialer und axialer Ventilatoren mit dem Problem der Geräuschentwicklung und dessen Berechnung und Lösung im Stadium der Ventilatorenentwicklung. Es behandelt in seinem ersten Teil den aerodynamischen Entwurf radialer und axialer Ventilatoren, im zweiten Teil das Ventilatorengeräusch.... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00
Inducement prizes - in which cash rewards are offered to motivate the attainment of specific targets - have long been used to stimulate scientific discovery and technology research and development. This volume presents an empirical investigation of the effect of these prizes on innovation. In this in-depth study, Luciano Kay focuses on three recent... more...
- Duncker & Humblot 2010; US$ 66.80
Der Band dokumentiert die Vorträge, die auf den 11. Speyerer Planungsrechtstagen und dem Speyerer Luftverkehrsrechtstag 2009 von Wissenschaftlern und Praktikern aus Anwaltschaft, Ministerien, Interessenverbänden sowie Justiz gehalten wurden. Dabei reicht die Agenda vom Artenschutzrecht über das Naturschutzrecht bis hin zum Umweltschadensrecht. Außerdem... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 159.95
This second book of a 3-volume set on Fracture Mechanics completes the first volume through the analysis of adjustment tests suited to correctly validating the justified use of the laws conforming to the behavior of the materials and structures under study. This volume focuses on the vast range of statistical distributions encountered in reliability.... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 89.00
This book develops concepts and a methodology for a rational description of the organization of three-dimensional flows considering, in particular, the case where the flow is the place of separations. The descriptive analysis based on the critical point theory of Poincaré develops conventional but rather unfamiliar considerations from aerodynamicists,... more...
- Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95
Guidance and Control - II focuses on the techniques and processes involved relative to the control of rockets, missiles, and other space vehicles. Divided into seven parts with 36 chapters, the book focuses first on active and passive control for space vehicles; advances in attitude control; the stabilization of earth satellites; and the theoretical... more...