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Call number:HD45.K5958::2017 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:How innovation really works : using the trillion-dollar R & D fix to drive growth
Author(s): Anne Marie Knott
Date:2017
Publisher:New York, NY : McGraw-Hill Education
Size:253 p
Contents:The problem: flying blind -- Misconception 1: small companies are more innovative -- Misconception 2: uncontested markets are good for innovation -- Misconception 3: spending more on R&D increases innovation -- Misconception 4: companies need more radical innovation -- Misconception 5: open innovation turbocharges R&D -- Misconception 6: R&D needs to be more relevant -- Misconception 7: Wall Street rewards innovation -- The promise of RQ: restoring growth -- Behind RQ: what it really is and how to find yours
ISBN:9781259860935
Keywords: Research, Industrial , Technological innovations
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Call number:HD9696.8.U64G6666::2016 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Site reliability engineering : how Google runs production systems
Author(s): Betsy (ed.) Beyer
Chris (ed.) Jones
Date:2016
Edition:First edition, April 2016
Publisher:Sebastopol, CA : O'reilly
Size:524 p
Contents:Introduction -- The production environment at Google, from the viewpoint of an SRE -- Embracing risk -- Service level objectives -- Eliminating toil -- Monitoring distributed systems -- The evolution of automation at Google -- Release engineering -- Simplicity -- Practical alerting from time-series data -- Being on-call -- Effective troubleshooting -- Emergency responce -- Managing incidents -- Postmortem culture: learning from failure -- Tracking outages -- Testing for reliability -- Software engineering in SRE -- Load balancing at the frontend -- Load balancing in the datacenter -- Handling overload -- Addressing cascading failures -- Managing critical state: distributed consensus for reliability -- Distributed periodic scheduling with Cron -- Data processing pipelines -- Data integrity: what you read is what you wrote -- Reliable product launches at scale -- Accelerating SREs to on-call and beyond -- Dealing with interrupts -- Embedding an SRE to recover from operational overload -- Communication and collaboration in SRE -- The evolving SRE engagement model -- Lessons learned from other industries -- Conclusion
ISBN:9781491929124
Keywords: Systems engineering , Internet industry , Management , Reliability (Engineering)
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Call number:HF5415.153.K52::2017 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Blue ocean shift : beyond competing : proven steps to inspire confidence and seize new growth
Author(s): W. Chan Kim
Date:2017
Edition:First edition.
Publisher:New York : Hachette Books
Size:322 p
Contents:Reach beyond the best -- The fundamentals of market-creating strategy -- The mind of a blue ocean strategist -- Humanness, confidence and creative competence -- Choosing the right place to start -- Constructing the right blue ocean team -- Getting clear about the current state of play -- Uncovering the hidden papin points that limit the size of your industry -- Discovering an ocean of noncustomers -- Reconstructing market boundaries-systematically -- Developing alternative blue ocean opportunities -- Selecting your blue ocean move and conducting rapid market tests -- Finalizing and launching your blue ocean move -- A national blue ocean shift in action.
ISBN:9780316314046
Keywords: Business & Economics , Market segmentation , New products
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Call number:HF5415.153.K53::2015 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Blue ocean strategy : how to create uncontested market space and make the competition irrelevant
Author(s): W. Chan Kim
Date:2015
Edition:Expanded edition.
Publisher:Boston, Massachusetts : Harvard Business Review Press
Size:287 p
Contents:Creating blue oceans -- Analytical tools and frameworks -- Reconstruct market boundaries -- Focus on the big picture, not the numbers -- Reach beyond existing demand -- Get the strategic sequence right -- Overcome key organizational hurdles -- Build execution into strategy -- Align value, profit and people propositions -- Renew blue oceans -- Avoid red ocean traps
ISBN:9781625274496
Keywords: Business & Economics , Market segmentation , New products
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Call number:QA27.5.L44::2016 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Hidden figures: the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race
Author(s): Margot Lee Shetterly
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Date:2016
Publisher:New York: William Morrow,
Size:346 p.
Contents:A door opens -- Mobilization -- Past is prologue -- The double V -- Manifest destiny -- War birds -- The duration -- Those who moved forward -- Breaking the barriers -- Home by the sea -- The area rule -- Serendipity -- Turbulence -- Angle of attack - - Young, gifted, and black -- What a difference a day makes -- Outer space -- With all deliberate speed -- Model behavior -- Degrees of freedom -- Out of the past, the future -- America is for everybody -- To boldly go.
ISBN:9780062363596
Keywords: Officials and employees , Women mathematicians , African American women , African American mathematicians , Space race
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Call number:QA299.3.Z85::1992 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Handbook of integration
Author(s): Daniel Zwillinger
Date:1992
Publisher:Boston: Jones and Bartlett
Size:367 p
ISBN:0867202939
Keywords: Numerical integration
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Call number:QA76.73.P98H48::2017 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Beginning Python : from novice to professional
Author(s): Magnus Lie Hetland
Date:2017
Edition:Third edition
Publisher:Apress
Size:527 p
Contents:Instant hacking: the basics -- Lists and tuples -- Working with strings -- Dictionaries: when indices won't do -- conditionals, loops, and some other statements -- Abstraction -- More abstraction -- Exceptions -- Magic methods, properties, and iterators -- batteries included -- Files and stuff -- Graphical user interfaces -- Database support -- Network programming -- Python and the web -- Testing, 1 2 3 -- Extending Python -- Packaging your programs -- Playful programming -- Project 1 Instant markup -- Project 2 Painting a pretty picture -- Project 3 XML for all occasions -- Project 4 In the news -- Project 5 A virtual tea party -- Project 6 Remote editing with CGI -- Project 7 Your own bulletin board -- Project 8 File sharing with XML-RPC -- Project 9 File sharing II No with GUI! -- Project 10 Do it yourself arcade game -- The short version -- Python reference
ISBN:9781484200292
Keywords: Computers , Pythong (Computer program language)
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Call number:QB461::2017 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Astroparticle physics : theory and phenomenology
Author(s): Gunter Sigl
Date:2017
Publisher:Atlantis Press
Size:861 p
Contents:1.Electroweak Interactions and Neutrinos -- 2.The Fundamental Gauge Interactions and Their Description -- 3.The Universe between Today and First Light -- 4.The Early Universe before First Light -- 5.Detection Techniques and Experimental Results -- 6 .Cosmic Ray Sources and Acceleration -- 7.Cosmic Ray Propagation -- 8.Electromagnetic Radiation in Astrophysics -- 9.High Energy Extraterrestrial Neutrino Fluxes and Their Detection -- 10.Neutrino Properties -- 11.Neutrino Oscillations -- 12.Neutrino Prop erties and their Role in Astrophysics and Cosmology -- 13.Weak Gravitational Fields and Gravitational Waves -- 14.Dark Matter -- 15.New Light and Heavy Matter States and Their Role in Astrophysics and Cosmology -- 16.Violation of Fundamental Symmetries
ISBN:9789462392427
Series:Atlantis studies in astroparticle physics and cosmology
Keywords: Astrophysics , Particles (Nuclear physics)
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Call number:QB464.2.N46::2017 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Neutrino astronomy current status, future prospects
Author(s): Thomas Gaisser (ed.)
Karle Albrecht (ed.)
Date:2017
Publisher:World Scientific
Size:242 p
Note:This review volume is motivated by the recent discovery of high-energy astrophysical neutrinos by IceCube -- back cover
Contents:Gamma ray bursts as neutrino sources / Peter Mészáros -- Active galactic nuclei as high-energy neutrino sources / Kohta Murase -- The origin of IceCube's neutrinos: cosmic ray accelerators embedded in star forming calorimeters / E. Waxman -- Galactic neutrino sources / Markus Ahlers -- Observations of diffuse fluxes of cosmic neutrinos / Christopher H. Wiebusch -- IceCube and astrophysical neutrinos: the search for sources / Chad Finley -- Recent results from the ANTARES neutrino telescope / Paschal Coyle and Clancy A. James -- The baikal neutrino project / V.M. Aynutdinov and Zh. A.M. Dzhilkibaev -- The dawn of multi-messenger astronomy / Marcos Santander -- Neutrinos from core-collapse supernovae / Marek Kowalski -- The quest for dark matter with neutrino telescopes / Carlos Pérez de los Heros -- KM3NeT: astroparticle and oscillations research with cosmics in the abyss / M. de Jong -- A next generation IceCube -- the IceCube-Gen2 facility for high energy neutrino astronomy / Erik Blaufuss and Albrecht Karle -- Neutrino physics with very large volume neutrino telescopes / Tyce DeYoung and Antoine Kouchner -- Radio detection of high-energy neutrinos / Amy Connolly and Abigail Vieregg
ISBN:9814759406
Keywords: Neutrino astrophysics , Astronomy Observations
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Call number:QC174.12.V43::2006 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Introduction to quantum information science
Author(s): Vlatko Vedral
Date:2006
Publisher:Oxford : Oxford University Press
Size:183 p
Contents:Classical information -- Quantum mechanics -- Quantum information the basics -- Quantum communcation with entangelment-- Quantum information I -- Quantum information II -- Quantum entanglement introduction -- Witnessing quantum entanglement -- Quantum entanglement in practice -- Measures of entanglement -- Quantum algorithms -- Entanglement, computation and quantum measurements -- Quantum error correction
ISBN:9780199215706
Keywords: Quantum theory , Quantum communication
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Call number:QC21.3.T46::2017 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Modern classical physics : optics, fluids, plasmas, elasticity, relativity, and statistical physics
Author(s): Kip S. Thorne
Publisher:Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press
Size:1511 p
Contents:Newtonian physics -- Special relativity geometric viewpoint -- Kinetic theory -- Statistical mechanics -- Statistical thermodynamics -- Random processes -- Geometric optics -- Diffraction -- Interference and coherence -- Nonlinear optics -- Elastostatics -- Elastodynamics -- Foundations of fluid dynamics -- Vorticity -- Turbulence -- Waves -- Compressible and supersonic flow -- Convection -- Magnetohydrodynamics -- The particle kinetics of plasma -- Waves in cold plasmas two-fluid formalism -- Kinetic theory of warm plasmas -- Nonlinear dynamics of plasmas -- From special to general relativity -- Fundamental concepts of general relativity -- Relativistic stars and black holes -- Gravitational waves and experimental tests of general relativity -- Cosmology
ISBN:9780691159027
Keywords: Physics
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Call number:QC6.P46F37::2016 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Fashion, faith, and fantasy in the new physics of the universe
Author(s): Roger Penrose
Date:2016
Publisher:Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press
Size:501 p
Contents:Fashion. Mathematical elegance as a driving force, Some fashionable physics of the past, Particle-physics background to string theory, The superposition principle in QFT, The power of Feynman diagrams, The original key ideas of string theory, Time i n Einstein's general relativity, Weyl's gauge theory of electromagnetism, Functional freedom in Kaluza-Klein and string models, Quantum obstructions to functional freedom?, Classical instability of higher-dimensional string theory, The fashionable status of string theory, M-theory, Supersymmetry, AdS/CFT, Brane-worlds and the landscape -- Faith. The quantum revelation, Max Planck's E = hv, The wave-particle paradox, Quantum and classical levels : C, U, and R, Wave function of a point-like particle, Wave f unction of a photon, Quantum linearity, Quantum measurement, The geometry of quantum spin, Quantum entanglement and EPR effects, Quantum functional freedom, Quantum reality, Objective quantum state reduction : a limit to the quantum faith? -- Fantasy. The Big Bang and FLRW cosmologies, Black holes and local irregularities, The second law of thermodynamics, The Big Bang paradox, Horizons, comoving volumes, and conformal diagrams, The phenomenal precision in the Big Bang, Cosmological entropy?, Vacuum energ y, Inflationary cosmology, The anthropic principle, Some more fantastical cosmologies -- A new physics for the universe? Twistor theory : an alternative to strings?, Whither quantum foundations?, Conformal crazy cosmology, A personal coda
ISBN:9780691119793
Keywords: Physics, Philosophy , Physics, Social aspects
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Call number:QC718.B395::2008 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Fundamentals of plasma physics
Author(s): Paul M. Bellan
Date:2008
Edition:1st pbk. ed.
Publisher:New York : Cambridge University Press
Size:609 p
Contents:Basic concepts -- The Vlasov, two-fluid, and MHD models of plasma dynamics -- Motion of a single plasma particle -- Elementary plasma waves -- Streaming instabilities and the Landau problem -- Cold plasma waves in a magnetized plasma -- Waves in inhomogeneous plasmas and wave-energy relations -- Vlasov theory of warm electrostatic waves in a magnetized plasma -- MHD equilibria -- Stability of static MHD equilibria -- Magnetic helicity interpreted and Woltjer-Taylor relaxation -- Magnetic reconnection -- Fokker-Plank theory of collisions -- Wave-particle nonlinearities -- Wave-wave nonlinearities -- Non-neutral plasmas -- Dusty plasmas -- Appendices
ISBN:9780521528009
Keywords: Plasma (Ionized gases)
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Call number:QC789.2.U62F475::2017 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Fermilab at 50
Author(s): Swapan (ed.) Chattopadhyay
Joseph (ed.) Lykken
Date:2017
Publisher:World Scientific
Size:316 p
Note:This title has not yet been released. Coming out in late 2017/early 2018
ISBN:9789813227453
Keywords: Particle accelerators , Particles (Nuclear physics)
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Call number:Q335.B67::2016 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Superintelligence : paths, dangers, strategies
Author(s): Nick Bostrom
Date:2014
Publisher:New York : Oxford University Press
Size:415 p
Contents:Past developments and present capabilities -- Paths to superintelligence -- Forms of superintelligence -- The kinetics of an intelligence explosion -- Decisive strategic advantage -- Cognitive superpowers -- The superintelligent will -- Is the default outcome doom? -- The control problem -- Oracles, genies, sovereigns, tools -- Multipolar scenarios -- Acquiring values -- Choosing the criteria for choosing -- The strategic picture -- Crunch time
ISBN:9780198739838
Keywords: Artificial intelligence , Computers and civilization , Cognitive science
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Call number:TA345.5.A57L4::2015 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Finite Element Simulations with ANSYS Workbench 16: Theory, Applications, Case Studies
Author(s): Huei-Huang Lee
Date:2015
Publisher:Mission, KS: SDC Publ.
Size:607 p
ISBN:9781585039838
Keywords: ANSYS (Computer system), Handbooks, manuals, etc. , Finite element method .v Handbooks, manuals, etc.
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Call number:TH438.4.M83::2015 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Construction project scheduling and control
Author(s): Saleh Mubarak
Date:2015
Edition:Third edition
Publisher:Hoboken, New Jersey : Wiley
Size:512 p
Contents:Introduction -- Bar (Gantt) Charts -- Basic networks -- The critial path method (CPM) -- Precedence networks -- Resource allocation and resource leveling -- Schedule updating and project control -- Schedule compression and time-cost trade-off -- Reports and presentations -- Scheduling as part of the project management effort -- Other scheduling methods -- Dynamic minimum lag relationship -- Construction delay and other claims -- Schedule risk management -- BIM-based 4D modeling and scheduling -- Computer project -- Sample reports
ISBN:9781118846001
Keywords: Building , Construction industry , Production scheduling
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Title:How to Bake Pi: An Edible Exploration of the Mathematics of Mathematics
Author(s): Eugenia Cheng
Date:2015
Publisher:New York, NY: Basic Books
Size:1 online resource (288 p)
Contents:Math. What is math?, Abstraction, Principles, Process, Generalization, Internal vs. external, Axiomatization, What mathematics is -- Category theory. What is category theory?, Context, Relationships, Structure, Sameness, Universal properties, What category theory is.
ISBN:9780465051717
Series:eBooks
Series:EBL eBook
Keywords: Mathematics.
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Title:Kinetic Theory in the Expanding Universe
Author(s): Jeremy Bernstein
Date:2009
Publisher:Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
Size:1 online resource (160 pages)
Note:print publication year: 1988
Contents:1 Tools: relativity, 2 Tools: cosmodynamics, 3 Tools: kinetic theory, 4 The canonical example, 5 The generalized Lee-Weinberg problem: background, 6 The generalized Lee-Weinberg problem: examples, 7 Unstable particles, 8 The recombination regime
ISBN:9780521360500
Series:eBooks
Series:Cambridge Core
Keywords: Expanding universe , Kinetic theory of matter
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Title:Cycles of invention and discovery: rethinking the endless frontier
Author(s): Venkatesh Narayanamurti
Toluwalogo Odumosu
Date:2016
Publisher:Harvard University Press
Size:1 online resource (170 pages)
ISBN:9780674967960
Series:eBooks
Series:ProQuest ebrary
Keywords: Research, Methodology. , Science, Methodology , Technology, Research
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Title:Introduction to nonimaging optics
Author(s): Julio Chaves
Date:2016
Edition:Second edition.
Publisher:Boca Raton: CRC Press
Size:1 online resource (786 p.)
ISBN:9781482206739
Series:eBooks
Series:CRCnetBase
Keywords: Solar collectors. , Optics , Reflectors, Lighting.
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