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Call number:9780596555627:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:The geek atlas 128 Places Where Science and Technology Come Alive
Author(s): John Graham-Cumming
Date:2009
Publisher:O'Reilly Media
Size:523 p
Contents:Introduction -- Australia -- Austria -- Belgium -- Canada -- Czech Republic -- Ecuador -- France -- Germany -- India -- Ireland -- Italy -- Japan -- Netherlands -- Serbia -- Spain -- Switzerland -- Taiwan -- UK -- Ukraine -- U.S. -- Miscellaneous
ISBN:9780596555627
Keywords: Historic sites , Science museums , Travel
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Call number:SPRINGER-2012-9783642257100:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Raising Public Awareness of Mathematics [electronic resource]
Author(s): Ehrhard Behrends
Nuno Crato
Jos Francisco Rodrigues
Date:2012
Publisher:Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer
Size:1 online resource
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Note:This collective book aims to encourage and inspire actions directed towards raising public awareness of the importance of mathematical sciences for our contemporary society in a cultural and historical perspective. Mathematicalsocieties, in Europe an d around the world, can find ideas, blueprints and suggestions for activities including concerted actions with other international organizations directed towards raising public awareness of science,technology and other fields where mathematics plays a st rong role. The material is divided into four parts: National experiences Exhibitions / mathematical museums Popularization activities Popularization: why andhow?
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Contents:Preface
Part 1 National Experiences
Part 2 Exhibitions and Mathematical Museums
Part 3 Popularisation Activities
Part 4 Popularisation, Why and How
ISBN:9783642257100
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Series:Mathematics and Statistics (Springer-11649)
Keywords: Mathematics
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Call number:SPRINGER-1997-9783642608728:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Optical Technologies in the Humanities Selected Contributions to the International Conference on New Technologies in the Humanities and Fourth International Conference on Optics Within Life Sciences OWLS IV Münster, Germany, 9–13 July 1996
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Date:1997
Size:1 online resource (266 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-60872-8
Contents:Archaeological Research and New Technologies -- New Technologies in Cypriote Archaeology: A Current Research Program on Ancient Ceramic Technology -- The Role of Science in Archaeological Regional Surface Artefact Survey -- Holography
and Other Interferometrical Techniques -- Holography in Museums -- Holography: A New Technology in Cuneiform Research -- Investigation of Decay Mechanisms in Historical Artwork via TV Holography -- Application of Holographic
Interferometry to Museum Objects -- Color Holography in a Single Layer for Documentation and Analysis of Cultural Heritage -- Three-Dimensional Microscopy with a Numerical Optical Low-Coherence Holographic Technique -- Holographic
Investigation of the Human Jaw Bone Under Functional Loads -- Other Analytical Techniques (Material Analysis, Dating, Localization, Biomolecular Methods, etc.) -- 3D Computerized Tomography: Synergism Between Technique and Art --
Layered Artefacts: Non-destructive Characterization by PIXE and RBS -- New Methods of Reflectography with Special Filter and Image Processing Techniques: Examination of Materials, Writings, and Underdrawings -- X-Ray Fluorescence
Analysis Induced by Synchrotron Radiation (SYXRF) and First Archaeometric Applications -- Neutron Activation Analysis of Mycenaean and Related Pottery from the Greek Mainland -- Luminescence Dating in Archaeology: Recent Developments
-- Mineralogical Technologies in Archeology: Their Application to Grey-Minyan Ceramics of Troy VI -- Osteodensitometrical Studies and Elemental Analysis of Ancient Human Bones -- Ruby Glass of the Baroque Period: An Interdisciplinary
Study -- Surface Change on Laser Irradiated Bioglass® -- Laser Cleaning -- Excimer Laser Cleaning for Mediaeval Stained Glass Windows -- Laser Cleaning with a Nd: YAG Laser -- Pattern Recognition, Including Digital Evaluation --
Optical Correlation Methods in Epigraphy -- Cuneiform Recognition Experiments: Coherent Optical Methods and Results -- Digital Character Recognition of Cuneiform Inscriptions via Neural Networks -- The Use of Digital Image Processing
for the Documentation of Monuments and Sites -- Vision Functions Related to 3D Image Display -- Visual Stimulation Techniques at the End of XX Century -- Unconventional Microscopy -- Superresolution in Far-Field Microscopy -- Scanning
Acoustic Microscopy: Principle and Application in Material Testing of Antique and Contemporary Samples -- Application of Tandem Scanning Microscopy to the Non-destructive Investigation of Tool Marks on Historic Ivory Carvings --
Spectroscopical Techniques (Fluorescence, Luminescence, Reflection, Absorption, etc.) -- Ground-Penetrating Radar Applications in Cultural Heritage -- Raman Spectra Treatment with Signal Processing Techniques -- Imaging Spectroscopy of
Drawing and Painting Materials in the Near Infrared -- TL Dating of Quartz Beyond 100 ka? -- Separation and Identification of Raman Spectra for the Recognition of Pictorial Pigments -- Laser Photons in Medical Diagnosis -- Profilometry
-- 3-D Shape Measurement Techniques and Their Applications -- Cuneiform Surface Reconstruction by Optical Profllometry -- The Ageing of Leather: Effects on the Surface Topography -- Authors’ Index
ISBN:9783642608728
Series:eBooks
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Series:Series of the International Society on Optics Within Life Sciences : 4
Keywords: Physics , Solid state physics , Biophysics , Biological physics , Optics , Optoelectronics , Plasmons (Physics) , Spectroscopy , Microscopy , Physics , Solid State Physics , Spectroscopy and Microscopy , Biophysics and Biological Physics , Optics, Optoelectronics, Plasmonics and Optical Devices
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Call number:SPRINGER-1991-9783642763076:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Classification, Data Analysis, and Knowledge Organization Models and Methods with Applications
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Date:1991
Size:1 online resource (394 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-76307-6
Contents:I: Mathematical and statistical methods for classification and data analysis -- Classification and clustering methods -- An agglomerative method for two-mode hierarchical clustering -- Selection from overlapping classifications -- On
cluster methods for qualitative data II -- A regression analytic modification of Ward’s method: A contribution to the relation between cluster analysis and factor analysis -- The “partition with a structure” concept in biological data
analysis -- Classification with neural networks -- Statistical and probabilistic aspects of clustering and classifications -- Multigraphs for the uncovering and testing of structures -- Estimators and relative efficiencies in models of
overlapping samples -- Lower bounds for the tail probabilities of the scan statistic -- Poisson approximations of image processes in computer tomography -- Statistical, geometrical and algebraic methods for data analysis -- Some recent
developments in linear models: A short survey (plenary lecture) -- Causal analysis in marketing research with LISREL or a combination of traditional multivariate methods? -- Analysis of data measured on a lattice -- Dual algorithms in
multidimensional scaling -- Comparison of biplot analysis and formal concept analysis in the case of a repertory grid -- Convexity in ordinal data -- Classification and seriation by iterative reordering of a data matrix -- Data
analysis based on a conceptual file -- II: Knowledge organization, data bases, and information retrieval -- Modelling, representation and organization of conceptual knowledge -- Decentralized modelling of data and relationships in
enterprises -- A contribution to the examination of semantic relations between lexemes -- A mathematical model for conceptual knowledge systems -- Compositional semantics and concept representation 163 -- Data bases, expert systems,
information retrieval, and library systems -- Small and beautiful? Some remarks on evaluating microcomputer based library systems -- A tool for validating PROLOG programs -- On the database component in the knowledge-based system
WIMDAS -- Information retrieval techniques in rule-based expert systems -- Object databases and thesauri for small museums (plenary lecture) -- Terminology and classification -- The structure and role of specialized information in
scientific and technical terminologies -- Terminology work in the World Health Organization: EUROTERM abbreviations -- HyperTerm — A proposal for a user-friendly termbank -- The role of classification in terminology documentation
(plenary lecture) -- III: Applications and methods for special subject fields -- Classification, systematics, and evolution in biology -- The hierarchy of organisms: Systematics and classification in biology (plenary lecture) --
Estimating phylogenies with invariant functions of data (plenary lecture) -- Statistical analysis of genetic distance data -- Variance estimation in the additive tree model -- Classification and documentation in medicine --
Semi-automated classification of medical phrases using a personal computer -- Structure of informations on medical trials -- Recent problems and longterm activities in the classification of medical concepts -- Exploring
three-dimensional image data with classification methods -- Data analysis in the archeological and historical sciences -- The reconstruction of “genetic kinship” in prehistoric burial complexes — Problems and statistics -- An approach
to a formal statistical analysis of historical data based on the town of Bamberg -- Automatic syntax analysis of meroitic funeral inscriptions -- Application of computers in historical-topographical research: A database for travel
reports on Greece (18th and 19th century) -- The use of multivariate statistics in Scandinavian archeology -- The application of correspondence analysis: some examples in archeology -- An analysis of beads found in the Merovingian
cemetery of Weingarten -- Classification in industry: Coding systems and commodity description -- Bank code numbers as defining arguments and controlling tools in automated payments -- From commodity description to expert systems --
Tabular layouts of article characteristics and formal concept analysis (in German) -- The postcode, a local and routing code for the transport of mail items
ISBN:9783642763076
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Keywords: Statistics , Operations research , Decision making , Data structures (Computer science) , Statistics , Statistics for Business/Economics/Mathematical Finance/Insurance , Operation Research/Decision Theory , Data Structures
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Call number:SPRINGER-1973-9789401026642:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Interstellar Dust and Related Topics
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Date:1973
Size:1 online resource (584 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-010-2664-2
Contents:I / Extinction -- Some Scattering Problems of Interstellar Grains(A Prologue) -- Variations of Interstellar Ultra-Violet Absorption -- OAO-2 Observations of the Near Ultraviolet Extinction Feature -- The Ratio of Total to Selective
Absorption in the Directions of Selected Planetary Nebulae -- The Ratio of Total to Selective Absorption from the Cluster Diameter Method -- The U, B, V, R, and I Extinctions in Four Areas of the Southern Coalsack -- Interstellar Dust:
Observations in the Ultraviolet and Their Interpretations -- A Kramers-Kronig Analysis of Interstellar Extinction -- II / Diffuse Features -- A Search for Diffuse Interstellar Features in Stars with Circumstellar Dust Shells -- Diffuse
Interstellar Features in the Spectra of Dust-Embedded Stars -- Polarization Profile Near the 4430 Band -- Broadband Structure in the Interstellar Extinction Curve -- A Study of the Interstellar Diffuse Absorption Features -- III /
Reflection Nebulae and Diffuse Galactic Light -- Surface Polarimetry of the Milky Way -- Dust Grains in Reflection Nebulae -- The Ultraviolet Surface Brightness of Reflection Nebulae and the Albedo of Interstellar Grains -- Southern
Reflection Nebulae -- Depolarization Effect in Reflection Nebulae -- Elliptical Polarization by Light Scattering by Submicron Spheroids -- A Surface Polarization Survey of the Milky Way and the Zodiacal Light -- IV / Interstellar
Polarization -- Interstellar Polarization (Review) -- Development of Photographic Techniques for Photometry and Polarimetry of Faint Stars in the R-IR Region -- Interstellar Circular Polarization and the Composition of Interstellar
Dust -- Discovery of Interstellar Circular Polarization in the Direction of the Crab Nebula -- Interstellar Circular Polarization of Upper Scorpius Stars -- Alignments of Dust Grains by Magnetic Relaxation: A Comparison Between Results
Obtained by Two Different Methods -- A Search for Infrared Polarization in the Galactic Center -- Photon and Magnetic Alignment of Interstellar Dust Grains -- The Differential Polarization of Starlight as a Function of Distance --
Polarization of Light by Dust in Galaxies -- V / Distribution of Dust and Gas -- Dust Near the Nucleus of M 31 -- A Study of the Distribution of Interstellar Matter -- Dust and Neutral Hydrogen in the Region of IC 1396 -- The
Association of Dust and Hi Gas -- Galactic Dust Distribution in the Solar Neighborhood -- Observations of Atomic Hydrogen in Dense Interstellar Dust Clouds -- The Correlation of Interstellar Reddening and L? Absorption -- Gas and Dust
in Interstellar Clouds -- On the Genetic Relation Between Interstellar Clouds and Dust Clouds -- Interstellar Reddening at High Galactic Latitudes -- The 4830 MHz Formaldehyde Line Observations of Dark Clouds in IC 1795 (W3) --
Molecular Distributions in Galactic Sources -- VI / Physical Processes, Theory and Experiment -- Cosmic X-Rays and Interstellar Dust -- Optical Measurements on Solids of Possible Interstellar Importance -- Optical and Photoemission
Properties of Graphite Grains -- The Thermal Accommodation Coefficient of Graphite -- Spectroscopic Simulation of Diffuse Interstellar Lines and a Laboratory Model for Interstellar Chemical Synthesis -- A Laboratory Experiment on the
Nucleation of Interstellar Dusts -- Optical and Chemical Studies on Simulated Interstellar Grain Materials -- Photoelectric Emission from Interstellar Grains -- Destruction of Dirty Ice Mantles by Sputtering -- Ejection of Grains from
Cool Stars -- VII / Molecules, Theory and Observations -- Some Implications of the Distribution of Interstellar Molecules (Review) -- Abundances of Interstellar Molecules and Their Formation on Grain Surfaces -- Exploding Interstellar
Grains and Complex Molecules -- The Surprising Constancy of Relative Chemical Abundances in Different Regions of Interstellar Space — Particularly for Formaldehyde -- Cyanoacetylene: New Lines and Sources in the Galaxy -- Chemical
Evolution of Dense Clouds -- Formation Mechanism for Interstellar Molecules -- The Distribution of Interstellar Molecules in Dust Clouds as Derived from Laboratory Experiments -- Stellar Atmospheres: The Sources of Interstellar
Molecules -- Photodesorption from Interstellar Dust Grains -- VIII / Dust and H ii Regions -- Interferometric Studies of OH Sources Associated with H ii Regions and IR Objects -- Dust, Star, and Hydrogen Distributions in the Orion
Association -- Dust in H ii Regions -- Low Resolution Spectrum of the Orion Nebula in the 60–300? Range -- New Infrared Sources Associated with H ii Regions -- Physical Study of a Bright Rim in the Horsehead Nebula -- Dust in the Large
Magellanic Cloud -- The Mixing of Neutral Gas and Dust with the Ionized Gas of H ii Regions -- IX / Circumstellar Dust -- Circumstellar Infrared Emission. I: The Circumstellar Origin of Interstellar Dust (Review) -- Radiative Transfer
in Circumstellar Dust Clouds -- Dust Particles and Molecules in the Extended Atmospheres of Carbon Stars -- Infrared Observations of Stars in the Association Cyg OB2 -- X / Miscellaneous -- A Statistical Model for the Cloud Structure
of the Interstellar Medium -- Interstellar Grains in Museums? -- Dust and Star Formation -- Rocket Measurements of the Galactic Background at 100? -- Concluding Remarks -- A Quick Review of Interstellar Grains -- Discussions
ISBN:9789401026642
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Series:International Astronomical Union / Union Astronomique Internationale : 52
Keywords: Science , Science, general , Science, general
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Call number:Q105.U52B27::2007 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Thinking outside the museum box Heritage management of a 'laboratory ecomuseum,' Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Author(s): Yun Shun Susie Chung
Date:2007
Publisher:Lanham, Md. : Altamira Pr.
Size:p 223-241
Series:Collections, a journal for museum and archives professionals, v.3 no. 3 (summer 2007)
Keywords: Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory , Research parks , Science Museums , Museums Illinois Batavia
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Call number:Q105.A1G69::2009 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:The geek atlas 128 places where science & technology come alive
Author(s): John Graham-Cumming
Date:2009
Edition:1st ed.
Publisher:O'Reilly
Size:523 p
Contents:Australia -- Austria -- Belgium -- Canada -- Czech Republic -- Ecuador -- France -- Germany -- India -- Ireland -- Italy -- Japan -- Netherlands -- Serbia -- Spain -- Switzerland -- Taiwan -- UK -- Ukraine -- U.S. -- Miscellaneous
ISBN:9780596523206
Keywords: Historic sites , Science museums , Travel
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