By Linda Darling-Hammond (auth.), Maria Assunção Flores, Ana Amélia Carvalho, Fernando Ilídio Ferreira, Maria Teresa Vilaça (eds.)
By Joao Mendes, David G. Toll, Fred Evans (auth.), Claudio Mancuso, Cristina Jommi, Francesca D’Onza (eds.)
These volumes include the contributions to the second one ecu convention on Unsaturated Soils, E-UNSAT 2012, held in Napoli, Italy, in June 2012. the development is the second one of a chain of eu meetings, and follows the 1st profitable one, organised in Durham, united kingdom, in 2008. The convention sequence is supported through Technical Committee 106 of the overseas Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering on Unsaturated Soils. the printed contributions have been chosen after a cautious peer-review strategy. a suite of a couple of hundred papers is incorporated, addressing the 3 thematic parts experimental, together with advances in trying out suggestions and soil behaviour, modelling, overlaying theoretical and constitutive matters including numerical and actual modelling, and engineering, concentrating on ways, case histories and geo-environmental topics. The parts of software of the papers include many of the geotechnical difficulties on the topic of unsaturated soils. expanding curiosity in geo-environmental difficulties, together with chemical coupling, marks new views in unsaturated soil mechanics. This ebook will offer a priceless up to date reference around the topic for either researchers and practitioners.
By Victor H. Moll
A advisor to the evaluate of Integrals
Special Integrals of Gradshetyn and Ryzhik: the Proofs offers self-contained proofs of quite a few entries within the usually used desk of integrals by way of I.S. Gradshteyn and I.M. Ryzhik. The e-book offers the main basic arguments attainable and makes use of Mathematica® to make sure the formulation. you will find the wonder, styles, and unforeseen connections at the back of the formulas.
Volume II collects 14 papers from Revista Scientia overlaying elliptic integrals, the Riemann zeta functionality, the mistake functionality, hypergeometric and hyperbolic features, Bessel-K services, logarithms and rational capabilities, polylogarithm services, the exponential quintessential, and Whittaker services. Many entries have various proofs that may be evaluated utilizing a symbolic language or aspect to the advance of a brand new set of rules.
The booklet explores particular migration, governance, and identification strategies at present related to kids and concepts of youth. Migrancy as a social area permits majority populations to question the functions of migrants, and is an area during which increasingly more youngsters are growing to be up. during this house, households, geographical regions, civil society, in addition to little ones themselves are relevant actors engaged in contesting the which means of early life. youth is a box of conceptual, ethical and political contestation, the place the 'battles' may perhaps variety from minor tensions and daily negotiations of symbolic or useful value related to a restricted variety of humans, to open conflicts concerning violence and legislation enforcement. The chapters exhibit the significance of ways we comprehend phenomena regarding teenagers: whilst childrens are trafficked, looking shelter, taken into custody, energetic in gangs or in formative years businesses, and being affected by identification paintings. This booklet examines nations representing very diverse engagements and regulations relating to migrancy and kids. for this reason, readers are offered with a finished quantity excellent for either the study room and for policy-makers and practitioners. The chapters are written by way of specialists in social anthropology, human geography, political technological know-how, sociology, and psychology.
By Peng Liu, Sushil Jajodia, Catherine D. McCollum (auth.), Vijay Atluri, John Hale (eds.)
Computer expertise evolves at a fee that demanding situations businesses to take care of applicable defense for his or her corporations. With the quick development in web and www amenities, database and knowledge platforms safeguard is still a key subject in companies and within the public region, with implications for the full of society.
Research Advances in Database and knowledge structures Security covers matters with regards to safety and privateness of knowledge in a variety of purposes, together with:
- Critical Infrastructure security;
- Electronic trade;
- Information insurance;
- Intrusion Detection;
- Policy Modeling;
- Multilevel protection;
- Role-Based entry keep watch over;
- Data Mining;
- Data Warehouses;
- Temporal Authorization types;
- Object-Oriented Databases.
This e-book comprises papers and panel discussions from the 13th Annual operating convention on Database safety, prepared through the foreign Federation for info Processing (IFIP) and held July 25-28, 1999, in Seattle, Washington, united states.
Research Advances in Database and data structures Security offers necessary studying for college and complex scholars in addition to for commercial researchers and practitioners engaged in database safety learn and development.
By Rowena Spence (auth.), Allan V. Kalueff, Jonathan M. Cachat (eds.)
Animal versions have normally performed a vital position in enhancing our knowing of mind pathogenesis. Zebrafish (Danio rerio) have generated massive discoveries within the parts of genetics, embryology, endocrinology, and neuroscience. Zebrafish versions in Neurobehavioral study emphasizes the starting to be value of zebrafish in neurobehavioral examine and portrays an intensive, thorough point of view at the emergence of zebrafish as strong and translational versions. Written by way of best foreign specialists, the booklet covers significant issues starting from rigidity to discovered attractiveness of atmosphere, encompassing a large spectrum of the application of zebrafish inside of neurobiological disciplines. The chapters supply authoritative stories of many zebrafish paradigms time-honored within the box this day. This publication should be an invaluable advisor for zebrafish researchers, and should supplement one other similar e-book from the preferred Neuromethods sequence, Zebrafish Neurobehavioral Protocols. complete and up to date, Zebrafish versions in Neurobehavioral examine serves as a fantastic source for scientists new to the sphere in addition to for tested researchers looking helpful perception into the growing to be software of zebrafish in neuroscience.
By Dimitri Psillos (auth.), M. Bandiera, S. Caravita, E. Torracca, M. Vicentini (eds.)
This quantity provides a "photograph" of the cutting-edge in technological know-how schooling learn in Europe because it has emerged from the 1st ESERA convention held in Rome in September 1997. The convention observed the participation of greater than 280 researchers from ecu and a few additional ecu international locations allotted as follows U. okay. forty six The Netherlands 10 Germany 35 Finland nine Italy 28 Switzerland 6 Spain 26 Portugal 6 France 18 Israel five Sweden Argentina 15 three Denmark 14 Australia three Greece 14 united states three Brasil eleven Others 18 Norway overall eleven 281 because it will be noticeable from the desk, even though the crowd from U. okay. the place examine in technological know-how schooling has a good confirmed culture is the main constant one, rather a number of researchers has come from Germany and the Scandinavian international locations, signal of the expanding awareness those international locations pay to medical schooling in any respect degrees. The presence of researchers from extraeuropean nations has allowed a comparability of expertise over a much wider basisthan the nationwide one. the subjects of analysis, pointed out a priori through the organizers as vital, have been: of the artwork in technology schooling learn (Biology, - The kingdom Chemistry, Physics and Earth technology) - technology educating and studying - technological know-how, technological know-how educating and Society - academics' schooling and its Cultural elements The medical Committee of the convention made up our minds to submit a range of the papers awarded and we authorised the duty of the editing.