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  • Download E-books Emerging Dimensions of Technology Management PDF

    By Shailendra Vyakarnam (auth.), K.B. Akhilesh (eds.)

    ​ expertise is the major motive force of industrial. may well or not it's airport, ICT , clever governance, production or plantations. expertise administration opens up possibilities for the company and support in attaining management positions. This number of papers offers a glimpse of concerns confronted in several sectors. those papers additionally may still encourage extra researchers to extend the scope of the topic itself.

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  • Download E-books Trade and Technology Networks in the Chinese Textile Industry: Opening Up Before the Reform PDF

    The goal of this ebook is to trace the old origins of China’s monetary reforms. From the Nineteen Twenties and Nineteen Thirties powerful ties have been equipped among chinese language cloth industrialists and international equipment importers in Shanghai and the Yangzi Delta. regardless of the fragmentation of China, the contribution of those networks to the modernization of the rustic was once vital and longstanding. dealing with the problem of turning out to be in a fragmented state, chinese language fabric corporations reminiscent of Dafeng, Dacheng and Lixin fascinated with city markets and in addition on uploading know-how for upgrading their creation. while the conflict opposed to Japan blocked alternate routes within China, those networks have been centred in Shanghai the place they envisaged an export-oriented improvement procedure for China that was once in response to uploading equipment and exporting synthetic items. even though, this approach was once basically carried out precariously in Shanghai, whereas the town stood as a impartial area within the first years of the japanese career, yet used to be basically consolidated in Hong Kong within the past due Forties, the place cloth industrialist and lots of the international importers migrated. those networks have been therefore reestablished in Hong Kong, the place they contributed to the city's industrialization within the chilly conflict interval. in the meantime, the chinese language industrialists that stayed in Shanghai and the Yangzi Delta needed to adapt to the Maoist regime and have been gradually integrated into the state-owned businesses or the neighborhood govt businesses reminiscent of the United entrance or the fabric bureaus. even if, from the early Seventies, the hyperlinks among Hong Kong and Shanghai have been reactivated and those networks performed, back, a key position within the modernization of China, particularly in regards to the imports of expertise and exports of synthetic items. The booklet ends with the 1st joint-ventures among Hong Kong businessmen and chinese language neighborhood administrations that came about within the beginnings of China's monetary reforms in 1979.

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  • Download E-books A Path to the Next Generation of U.S. Banknotes: Keeping Them Real PDF

    The speedy velocity at which electronic printing is advancing is posing a truly severe problem to the U.S. division of the Treasury’s Bureau of Printing (BEP). The BEP must remain prior to the evolving counterfeiting threats to U.S. forex. to assist meet that problem, A route to the subsequent new release of U.S. Banknotes offers an overview of applied sciences and strategies to provide designs that increase the safety of U.S. Federal Reserve notes (FRNs). This booklet provides the result of a scientific research of the developments in electronic imaging and printing and the way they allow rising counterfeiting threats. It additionally offers the identity and research of recent beneficial properties of FRNs that can offer powerful countermeasures to those threats and an summary of a requirements-driven improvement strategy that may be tailored to strengthen an advanced-generation currency.

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  • Download E-books Nature and Technology in the World Religions PDF

    By Peter Koslowski (auth.), Peter Koslowski (eds.)

    Technology and the keep an eye on of nature have arisen from the recreation to lessen the neediness of human lifestyles. on the grounds that this relief is usually the aim of religions, there's a worthwhile proximity among faith and expertise. the connection of people to nature and expertise is an item of non secular doctrine and ethics in all the world's religions. The interpretations and the norms of the remedy of nature in economic climate and expertise, but additionally the veneration of nature in nature-mysticism and its elevation in cult and sacrament, are varieties of expression of the connection to nature in religions. the improvement of the fashionable keep an eye on of nature via expertise seems to be hooked up to the biblical fee to rule over nature. Buddhism and Hinduism, despite the fact that, additionally interpret expertise and human keep watch over of nature.
    Technological strength increases the query of the way the normativeness of the created order meant by means of religion's thought of production pertains to the human freedom to reshape production. What solutions do religions provide to the query of the humane kind of know-how and the boundaries to technological strength and human keep watch over of nature?
    Leading students of Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, and Buddhism have created with this quantity a first-hand resource of knowledge which allows the reader to achieve a greater figuring out of those 5 international religions and their teachings on nature and technology.

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  • Download E-books Arc Plasma Technology in Materials Science PDF

    By Dennis A. Gerdeman B.M.E., M.S., Norman L. Hecht B.S., M.S., Ph. D. (auth.)

    Although a large amount of details in regards to the purposes for arc plasmas within the fabrics sciences is out there, it really is contained in actually hundreds of thousands of separate manuals, technical notes, textbooks, and govt and commercial experiences. each one resource commonly offers with just one particular program or, at top, a slender variety of usage. This ebook was once constructed to supply a accomplished and updated compilation of data within the know-how of arc plasma usage. The e-book is split into common different types: flame spraying and fabrics assessment. within the flame spraying part a accomplished overview of the plasma spraying technique is gifted. The layout and operation of plasma spraying gear are defined. incorporated are an outline of the character of a plasma, and the layout and operation of plasma turbines, powder feed structures and accent regulate equip­ ment. the final procedure techniques, and linked method variables are de­ scribed. specific emphasis is given to the particle heating technique and the mechanisms for adherence and solidarity of coatings. aggressive flame spraying gear can be specified (combustion method, detonation and electrical arc) and in comparison with the plasma spray method. A dialogue and compilation of flame sprayed ceramic and steel fabrics, their homes and purposes also are included.

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