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  • Chemistry of Variable Charge Soilsby T. R. Yu

    Oxford University Press 1997; US$ 279.99

    This book, based on research carried out at the Academia Sinica over the past 30 years, explains the basic difference between the variable charge soils of tropical and subtropical regions, and the constant charge soils of temperate regions. It will focus on the chemical properties of the variable charge soils--properties which have important bearing... more...

  • Energy Absorption of Structures and Materialsby G Lu; T X Yu

    Elsevier Science 2003; US$ 300.00

    This important study focuses on the way in which structures and materials can be best designed to absorb kinetic energy in a controllable and predictable manner. Understanding of energy absorption of structures and materials is important in calculating the damage to structures caused by accidental collision, assessing the residual strength of structures... more...

  • Introduction to Impact Dynamicsby T. X. Yu; Xinming Qiu

    Wiley 2018; US$ 103.50

    Fundamental guidance—including concepts, models, and methodology—for better understanding the dynamic behavior of materials and for designing for objects and structures under impact or intensive dynamic loading This book introduces readers to the dynamic response of structures with important emphasis on the material behavior under... more...

  • Lie Algebras and Algebraic Groupsby Patrice Tauvel; Rupert W. T. Yu

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 88.40

    The theory of groups and Lie algebras is interesting for many reasons. In the mathematical viewpoint, it employs at the same time algebra, analysis and geometry. On the other hand, it intervenes in other areas of science, in particularindi?erentbranchesofphysicsandchemistry.Itisanactivedomain of current research. Oneofthedi?cultiesthatgraduatestudentsormathematiciansinterested... more...

  • Photorefractive Opticsby Francis T. S. Yu; Shizuhuo Yin

    Elsevier Science 1999; US$ 165.00

    The advances of photorefractive optics have demonstrated many useful and practical applications, which include the development of photorefractive optic devices for computer communication needs. To name a couple significant applications: the large capacity optical memory, which can greatly improve the accessible high-speed CD-ROM and the dynamic photorefractive... more...

  • The Power of Supply and Demandby Lawrence Wai-chung Lai; Ben T. Yu

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2003; US$ 45.00

    This is an introduction to professional people and policy makers who are eager to under the logic of economics and its versatile applications. It is a user-friendly text which is devoid of higher mathematics but provides a convenient guide to Coasian transaction cost-based institutional economics. more...

  • Plastic Bendingby T. X. Yu; L. C. Zhang

    World Scientific Publishing Company 1996; US$ 141.05

    From the point of view of mechanics, this monograph systematically demonstrates the theory of plastic bending and its engineering applications; most of the contents of the book are based on the authors' research in the past decade. The monograph not only expounds the contributions of the authors to the fundamental theory of plastic bending, but... more...

  • Economic Development of ROC and the Pacific Rim in the 1990's and Beyondby Lawrence R. Klein; C.T. Yu

    World Scientific Publishing Company 1994; US$ 84.63

    With the Taiwan experience as background, the major theme of this conference is to examine prospective economic development of Taiwan in the 1990s and beyond, together with discussions of the economic development of other countries in the Pacific Rim. Scholars from the United States like Lawrence R Klein (Pennsylvania), Gustav Ranis and John C H Fei... more...

  • Electrochemical Methods in Soil and Water Researchby T. R. Yu; G. L. Ji

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    This book deals with the principles and practices of electrochemical methods as applied to soil and water research, particularly those that can be carried out in the field. Beginning with the basis of potentiometric methods, including electrode potential, principles of potentiometric methods, reference electrodes, liquid-junction potential and characteristics... more...

  • Introduction to Information Opticsby Francis T. S. Yu; Suganda Jutamulia; Shizuhuo Yin

    Elsevier Science 2001; US$ 180.00

    While there are books treating individual topics contained in this book, this will be the first single volume providing a cohesive treatment on this subject as a whole. This goes beyond optical communications in that it includes related topics such as sensing, displays, computing, and data storage. more...