Ford 351 Cleveland Engines: How to Build for Max Performance
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Ford 351 Cleveland Engines: How to Build for Max Performance

"Unless you have years of working with the 351-C engine, this book will save you time and money by bringing you up to the current day technology applied to these engines. Take your time to read and re-read. There is plenty of information in this book just waiting for anyone who wants to learn." (Mike Caruso engine professional 2013-11-04)

Reflexive Biotechnology Development: Studying Plant Breeding Technologies and Genomics for Agriculture in the Developing World
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Reflexive Biotechnology Development

Agriculture plays a crucial role in the alleviation of extreme poverty and hunger. Development of new crop varieties that are more resistant to disease and pests, and that produce more in dry conditions or on poor soils, can contribute to agricultural development. However, while the technical potential to improve crop varieties is increasing rapidly, such technologies do not always successfully contribute to the economic development ...

Chemistry of Wine Flavor (ACS Symposium Series, No. 714)
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Chemistry of Wine Flavor

"Meeting in San Francisco, an easy stagger to some of the world's best wine regions, in April 1997, chemists from around the world trade their findings concerning the chemical basis of why a particular wine tastes a particular way at a particular time. Their reports include methoxypyrazines of grapes and wines, seasonal variation in the production of hydrogen sulfide during fermentation, phenolic composition as related to red wine fl...

High Performance Polymers (Plastics Design Library)
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High Performance Polymers (Plastics Design Library)

This book presents the state-of-the-art polymerization, fabrication and application methods of high performance industrial polymers, pertaining specifically to recent developments from the chemistry and engineering perspective. All introductory, monomer, polymerization and fabrication techniques are reviewed, and basic information is provided to help demystify the more advanced material. Chapters are arranged according to chemical co...

Classical Mechanics (Physics)
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Classical Mechanics (Physics)

This book presents an updated treatment of the dynamics of particles and particle systems suitable for students preparing for advanced study of physics and closely related fields, such as astronomy and the applied engineering sciences. Compared to older books on this subject, the mathematical treatment has been updated for the study of more advanced topics in quantum mechanics, statistical mechanics, and nonlinear and orbital mechani...

Software Testing: An ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Foundation guide, Fourth Edition
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Software Testing: An ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Foundation guide, Fourth Edition

'If you are looking for a detailed reference that covers the ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) qualification, then you have found it. This book covers all the sections of the latest 2018 CTFL syllabus and more. It is not just written as an exam aid though, it is a reference for software testing in its own right...for anyone involved in the development of software, whatever development methodology the project follows....

Handbook of Dimensional Measurement
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Handbook of Dimensional Measurement

Overview The fifth edition features one completely new chapter coveringThe Measurement of Geometric Dimensions and Tolerances, while providing comprehensive state-of-the-art treatment of all known dimensional measurement devices and techniques. The Handbook of Dimensional Measurement is a unique resource organized into chapters by gage (gauge) type and function. Individual chapters move from simple to complex, from timeless measureme...

Promoting Productive Cooperation Between Space Lawyers and Engineers
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Promoting Productive Cooperation Between Space Lawyers and Engineers

A major non-technical challenge of space activities is ensuring productive cooperation, communication, and understanding between the engineers who design the mission and the space lawyers who cover its relevant legal aspects. Though both groups usually attain some level of understanding, it is only achieved after many years of experience in the space industry and through repeated contact with topics relevant to their projects. A basi...

Architecture And Polyphony: Building In The Islamic World Today
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Architecture And Polyphony: Building In The Islamic World Today

Valuable insights into a wide array of architectural practices, methods, and design solutions from the Muslim world. The Aga Khan Award for Architecture was established in 1977 to enhance the understanding and appreciation of Islamic culture as expressed though architecture. Previous winners of this prestigious award, which is given every three years, include such architects as Geoffrey Bawa, Balkrishna Doshi, Ken Yeang, Jean Nouvel,...

Radio Frequency and Microwave Power Amplifiers. Volume 1: Principles, Device Modeling and Matching Networks
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Radio Frequency and Microwave Power Amplifiers. Volume 1: Principles, Device Modeling and Matching Networks

Radio Frequency and Microwave Power Amplifiers are finding an increasingly broad range of applications, particularly in communications and broadcasting, but also in the industrial, medical, automotive, aviation, military, and sensing fields. Each application has its own design specifications, for example, high linearity in modern communication systems or high efficiency in broadcasting, and, depending on process technology, capabilit...