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Aide-mémoire de science des matériaux by Michel Dupeux

By Michel Dupeux

Les objets qui nous entourent et que nous manipulons quotidiennement sont tous constitués d'une matière choisie pour sa bonne version à los angeles fonction de l'objet. Cet ouvrage regroupe toutes les informations et données indispensables sur les matériaux. Le lecteur trouvera ainsi l'essentiel sur los angeles composition, l. a. constitution et les propriétés des principaux matériaux (métaux, alliages, polymères, céramiques, verres, composites, revêtements, matériaux cellulaires…). Dans cette nouvelle édition entièrement actualisée et augmentée ont été ajoutés des compléments options sur certains matériaux.

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Breast Cancer Chemosensitivity by Ana Maria Gonzalez-Angulo, Flavia Morales-Vasquez (auth.),

By Ana Maria Gonzalez-Angulo, Flavia Morales-Vasquez (auth.), Dihua Yu, Mien-Chie Hung (eds.)

In Breast melanoma Chemosensitivity, a bunch of worldwide major specialists overview severe points of resistance to systemic remedy in breast melanoma sufferers. starting with a medical review of the matter Breast melanoma Chemosensitivity strikes directly to specialise in the newest findings of molecular mechanisms of drug resistance. those contain in-depth discussions on multidrug resistance through P-glycoprotein and the multidrug resistance protein relations, resistance to healing agent-induced apoptosis, cellphone cycle deregulation, deregulation of DNA fix, lack of tumor suppressor genes, integrin-mediated adhesion, insulin-like progress components, epidermal development issue, and ErbB2 in modulating breast melanoma reaction to systemic treatment, specifically, convinced chemotherapeutic brokers. Breast melanoma Chemosensitivity presents an instance of utilizing novel methods for chemosensitization of breast melanoma cells that provides readers an concept in regards to the destiny course in breast melanoma treatment.

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Cochlear Implants and Hearing Preservation (Advances in by Paul Van de Heyning, Andrea Kleine Punte

By Paul Van de Heyning, Andrea Kleine Punte

Electrical acoustic stimulation (EAS) combines electrical stimulation within the mid to high-frequency areas with acoustic stimulation within the low-frequency variety with the purpose to maintain residual low-frequency listening to after cochlear implantation, which jointly fairly improves speech figuring out, pitch discrimination and track appreciation. during this quantity, the main skilled scientific teams percentage their knowing of using EAS in adults and youngsters. It deals an in-depth audiological research with regards to determining, getting ready and rehabilitating EAS sufferers. themes comparable to useless region overview, psychophysics of low-frequency listening to, electric-acoustic interplay, speech algorithms, track conception, in addition to becoming and the patient's reputation are mentioned. Introductory chapters - illustrated with unheard of color photos - on cochlear neural reserves, molecular biology and high-technological electrode improvement concentrate on the elemental clinical EAS learn. each ENT expert, audiologist, speech therapist and scientist attracted to internal ear pathology, interested by cochlear implantation or facing the therapy or surgical procedure of the interior ear will enjoy the insights and reviews of the world's major specialists who contributed to this book.

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Residential Location Choice: Models and Applications by Francesca Pagliara, John Preston, David Simmonds

By Francesca Pagliara, John Preston, David Simmonds

The powerful making plans of residential position offerings is among the nice demanding situations of latest societies and calls for forecasting features and the distinction of complicated interdependencies that can in basic terms be dealt with by way of advanced computing device versions. This booklet provides quite a number methods used to version residential destinations in the context of constructing land-use and shipping types. those ways illustrate the variety of decisions that modellers need to make with a view to symbolize residential selection behaviour. The types awarded during this publication signify the cutting-edge and are worthwhile either as key development blocks for common city versions, and as consultant examples of complexity science.

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Advances in Mechanics of Solids: In Memory of Professor E. by Ardeshir Guran;Andrei L. Smirnov;David J. Steigmann

By Ardeshir Guran;Andrei L. Smirnov;David J. Steigmann

The contributions during this quantity are written via recognized experts within the fields of mechanics, fabrics modeling and research. They comprehensively deal with the center concerns and current the newest advancements in those and comparable components. particularly, the booklet demonstrates the breadth of present learn task in continuum mechanics. quite a few theoretical, computational, and experimental methods are pronounced, overlaying finite elasticity, vibration and balance, and mechanical modeling. The assurance displays the level and effect of the examine pursued by means of Professor Haseganu and her foreign colleagues.

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Advances in Accounting, Volume 20 by Philip M J Reckers

By Philip M J Reckers

Now in its twentieth variation, "Advances in Accounting" keeps to supply a major discussion board for discourse between and among educational and practising accountants on problems with importance to the way forward for the self-discipline. Emphasis remains to be put on unique observation, severe research and inventive learn - learn that delivers to substantively improve our realizing of economic markets, behavioral phenomenon and regulatory coverage. know-how and competitive worldwide pageant have propelled large adjustments over the 2 a long time due to the fact that AIA was once based. a wide range of unsolved questions maintains to plague a career below fireplace within the aftermath of 1 monetary debacle after one other. This quantity of "Advances in Accounting" contains articles reflective of modern fiscal misery: articles at the results of put up financial ruin monetary reporting, dimension of decline in profits endurance, re-estimations of financial ruin prediction types, and an figuring out of latest insurance wishes. It additionally appears at traits of importance to teachers (trends in examine and dissertations concentration) and practitioners (trends in IS audits). With this twentieth quantity, "Advances in Accounting" makes a brand new dedication to the worldwide enviornment by means of creation of a global part and a brand new overseas affiliate editor. As by no means prior to, the accounting occupation is looking for how one can reinvent itself and recapture relevance and credibility. AIA likewise keeps to champion swap via this revised international editorial dedication.

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The Transition to Sustainable Living and Practice (Advances by Liam Leonard

By Liam Leonard

"The Transition to Sustainable dwelling and perform" offers a sequence of insights into genuine possible choices to the present monetary malaise, with an exam of key issues akin to transition cities, conventional villages, new eco-friendly monetary thoughts, the sustainable utopia, co-operative farming, sustainability and activism, ecofeminism, eco-friendly protectionism, intentional groups and a eco-friendly philosophy of cash.

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Advances in Intelligent IT - Active Media Technology 2006, by Y. Li, M. Looi, N. Zhong

By Y. Li, M. Looi, N. Zhong

Within the nice electronic period, we're witnessing many quick medical and technological advancements in human-centered, seamless computing environments, interfaces, units, and structures with functions starting from enterprise and verbal exchange to leisure and studying. those advancements are jointly top characterised as energetic Media expertise (AMT), a brand new region of clever info expertise and desktop technology that emphasizes the proactive, seamless roles of interfaces and structures in addition to new media in all facets of electronic lifestyles. An AMT established desktop approach deals companies that permit the fast layout, implementation, deploying and help of custom-made recommendations. This publication brings jointly papers from researchers from varied parts, corresponding to internet intelligence, facts mining, clever brokers, clever info use, networking and clever interface.IOS Press is a world technology, technical and clinical writer of fine quality books for teachers, scientists, and pros in all fields. many of the parts we submit in: -Biomedicine -Oncology -Artificial intelligence -Databases and knowledge platforms -Maritime engineering -Nanotechnology -Geoengineering -All features of physics -E-governance -E-commerce -The wisdom financial system -Urban reports -Arms keep an eye on -Understanding and responding to terrorism -Medical informatics -Computer Sciences

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